May 28, 2020

I started in advertising working on regional and community newspaper retail media plans and it feels like I am standing on the sideline watching a slow and torturous death.

Australia's first newspaper was the Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser, that began in...

April 24, 2020

COVID-19 and social distancing has, thankfully, not stopped people from across both Australia and New Zealand from remembering our returned servicemen and women, both past and present.

You will find my family and I on our driveway with a candle at 5:55am. We hope you wi...

April 22, 2020

It's been a while, sorry about that! But like most owners of Australian businesses, we have been battling the side effects of the Australian Bush Fires and now COVID-19. 

I sometimes follow a guy called Mike Teasdale. I just came across this piece he wrote in February....

December 17, 2019

It never ceases to amaze me how busy the build up to Christmas is. The pressure we put on ourselves and on others around us is incredible. 

When you think about it, most people only take a couple of weeks off and at least 3 of those 14 days are public holidays; add the...

December 1, 2019

This is the sixth year I have had the privilege of conducting our annual Christmas Giving Survey particularly as during the lead up to Christmas we find many charities looking to secure incremental funds from Australian donors.

The Media Precinct's latest donor re...

November 25, 2019

When it was suggested to me that I should undertake a podcast I thought that it might be difficult but I didn't really understand how difficult it could be.

So ... a lot of pressure falls on your shoulder when you are pulling a podcast together. In fact it is much easie...

November 16, 2019

My role with the Media Precinct has me working alongside many not-for-profit organisations and today, as you do, I was busy researching and analysing the type of person that would participate in the Hawaiian Walk for Women's Cancer fundraising event that takes place in...

October 23, 2019

It has been announced that after three years, Ben & Liam finish up at triple j on next week after deciding to take up Nova's breakfast gig in their hometown of Adelaide. 

It took me a while to get used to these two lads but I have always liked how intelli...

October 1, 2019

I am incredibly proud of the team I work alongside and over the last month it has been no different.

The Media Precinct recently presented the findings to more than 40 clients at briefings in Sydney and Melbourne. 

Led by Content Strategist Gorgia Brewer, the team behin...

August 14, 2019

Clever advertisers and content providers within Catch Up TV are using unique content that captures audience attention. 

Millennials and Gen Z, in particular, are heavy users of catch up and broadcast video on demand services.

This means that along with podcasts, Catch Up...