Mike Watkins is the General Manager of APN Outdoor New Zealand. Mike is responsible for driving the development and growth of New Zealand operation.
Watkins has been in the advertising industry in NZ market for over 20 years, and comes most recently from being Head of social@Ogilvy. Previous to this, Mike was the COO and Founder of Post Creative Group, Group General Manager at Designworks, and also held senior roles at DDB and M&C Saatchi in Auckland.
His knowledge and experience are a huge asset to APN Outdoor and will help continue to drive Outdoor growth in the future.
Jamie Cameron is the Commercial Director in New Zealand. He has overall responsibility for the management of major contracts, strategic asset procurement and development initiatives throughout New Zealand.
His knowledge of the commercial outdoor landscape is top-of-the-market and his determination and drive has helped APN Outdoor become the first operator to develop a permanent high resolution digital billboard in July 2013.
Jamie has extensive experience in the management of major contracts across a broad range of industries including Commercial Real Estate, Financial Services and the ICT sector.
Teina is a stalwart of the outdoor industry. She started over 13 years ago as an integral member of the operations team at Buspak, acquiring a level of knowledge and experience that will be difficult to match.
She is responsible for producing and delivering all advertising campaign’s, managing key supply-chain relationships and managing costs directly associated with the operational side of the business.
Her easy manner belies a steely determination to exceed client’s expectations wherever possible. She is highly respected within the industry and will often be seen in the office outside normal business hours dealing with late material, bookings or the odd problem on a regular basis.
Gary is the Sales Director for New Zealand's arm of APN Outdoor. He leads the agency and direct sales teams.
Rosewarne cut his teeth in the outdoor business working in both the Melbourne and Sydney offices at APN Outdoor, where he was recognised as a future leader of the business from his early days. Most recently, Rosewarne undertook a short stint at the SCentre Group in Melbourne but will return to his homeland of New Zealand to lead the sales team at APN Outdoor.
Kurt Malcolm is the Innovations Director at APN Outdoor New Zealand. With a passion for creativity and technology, he is responsible for ensuring APN Outdoor is at the cutting edge of the rapidly evolving Outdoor industry.
Kurt has gained a wealth of experience from his 12 years in Media sales and looks forward to developing APN Outdoor's strategic future.
Scott Bibby is Media Director of Agency in New Zealand. Alongside Kurt Malcolm, he heads up the agency sales team and is tasked with driving agency revenues, key initiatives and ultimately delivering sales.
With 12+ years of experience across both media agency and supplier side, he has a wealth of knowledge and a true passion for all things out of home.
Dan Michelle is the Group Sales Manager of the direct sales team. Dan oversees all direct business in New Zealand and is tasked with the overall growth of the department.
He recently relocated back to New Zealand after living abroad for 10 years. Previous to APN Outdoor Dan has worked in digital advertising and referral marketing with his last role as Head of Sales – ANZ based in Melbourne.