We are a digital agency in Napier, New Zealand,We get to work with amazing businesses, and we love it
servicing clients globally
Work hard and be nice to people.
We are a Hawke’s Bay owned and operated team of friends and equals, we talk openly and honestly with clients and practice openness and transparency so whole heartedly that we work in an office small enough to nurture a collaborative and productive environment.
We're a passionate team of creatives who make great things
We specialise in bespoke solutions, custom WordPress websites, Microsoft SharePoint, corporate identity, branding and graphic design, our team delivers technically robust, highly functional solutions with innovative design.
Designer, Developer & Director
"We believe in working hard and being good to people."
I have over 15 years experience in the Web and Design industry. Studied Tourism and Marketing at Otago University. Early on I worked in the Ministry of Justice as the Senior Web Developer, responsible for building and maintaining public facing Ministry websites like; Family Court, Disputes Tribunal, Youth Court. Next, inside Contact Energy as the Intranet Specialist responsible for the Microsoft SharePoint environment, including 1200 users.
MRD was created back in 2010 after Carrie and I returned to the Bay. I oversee the day to day running of the company. My skills lie in both website design and development, consulting and brand development.
Designer & Developer
"Clear design is a lot like clear thinking made visual"
12 years professionally working as a Graphic & Web Designer. Studied Multimedia Design at Natcoll Institute of Design focusing on Web Development and Video Production in Wellington. Worked at Designalt with core responsibilities in developing bespoke website solutions, designing in-store signage displays for franchisees and promotional media including print adverts, posters, designing digital touch screens and motion advertising for use with in-store digital displays. Worked at Attn! Marketing PR with core responsibilities in further developing bespoke website solutions, magazine and newspaper advertising design and design and production of multiple business/industry magazines. Clients include Hoyts, New Zealand Natural, Movenpick, Lion Breweries, Total Oil and many more.
Designer & Developer
"Design is not just what it looks and feels like. Design is how it works. - Steve Jobs."
"Don’t be fooled by our size… We are a small team achieving big results."
"Simply put, you can focus on what you do best in your business and we do what we’re best at on the IT side"
What we do and what we don’t do
Who we are
- MRD is a team of creatives, consultants, designers and developers working together in a collaborative environment to produce top-notch websites, brands and print collateral.
- We believe in working hard and being good to people.
- We genuinely love what we do, and this is obvious in everything we create.
Who we aren’t
- MRD isn’t a fly-by-night agency who hasn’t quite figured out digital and web, or a marketing company who purely does social.
- We aren’t winging it, and we don’t make promises we can’t keep.
- We are a full service digital agency with over 25 years experience in the industry. We have the skills and experience to return the best results.