05 December 2016

Hello There

the elevator Pitch

Actually, we don't have an elevator. We have a roller door.

And behind it we conceive and communicate brand experiences.

We are a multidisciplinary team of talents of many persuasions, working locally and globally with top tier clients to create provocative ideas that live within advertising, entertainment, and technology.

We've been called a digital agency, a branded content company, the advertising model of the future, even a bunch of dreamers.

Truth is, we're a bit of each.

From concept to creation, we pride ourselves on exceeding expectations, with a progressive and agile approach that eliminates the boundaries between departments, disciplines, cultures, and businesses.

Culture is very important, but it's not formalized in any way. The atmosphere is casual, inclusive, and fully supportive of the realm of possibility.

And we're unusually nice to strangers.

CHASING GREAT – THE RICHIE McCAW FILM

Augusto's first feature film in cinemas from September 1st 2016

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Samsung - feel the Glory

We bought the Rio 2016 Olympic Games to the streets of NZ with Samsung ‘Feel the Glory’ – a 360 sailing experience with NZ sailors Peter Burling and Blair Tuke.

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adidas - harness the light

To help adidas launch the new range of superlight rugby boots we came up with the campaign #harnessthelight showcasing adidas's lightest ever rugby boots!

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Wendy's - Pulled Beef Campaign

We got messy with Wendy's for the launch of their new Pulled Beef Range.

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Samsung - Akl City Limits

We took Samsung to one of NZ's biggest music festivals to give fans the opportunity to get even closer to their idols #GS7jointheband

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The AIG Haka 360˚ Experience

To help AIG combine its sponsorship of the All Blacks with its passion for innovation, we used the latest in 360˚ virtual reality technology to create a once in a lifetime experience for rugby fans.

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Energy Online - Door knocker

Digital agency Contagion came to us looking to collaborate on a series of prank videos promoting power company Energy Online. It was a scary and thrilling ride!

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Mitre 10 - 15" Fixes

Valuable, easy-to-do projects for around your home.

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ADIDAS - #FORCEOFBLACK

Check out this new vid for the All Blacks, ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup!

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Slingshot - Don’t get Broadbangry

A series of videos that helped eliminate broadband frustrations for Slingshot customers.

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Al Brown Website

A beautiful new website for one of NZ’s most beloved chefs.

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ASB ball boys

Tennis superstars and cute canines, we couldn't go wrong making this spot for Saatchi & Saatchi and ASB.

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Cure Kids - Team Ball Player Thing

Check out this amazing music video we made with Cure Kids as a fight against Batten Disease and a send off to the All Blacks for the RWC!

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Kune's Kitchen

Our first children's TV series, commissioned by TVNZ to play on Kidzone.

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Lotto NZ

Check our rebrand for the new look Lotto draw

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Harbourside

A new identity for an Auckland icon.

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AIG All Blacks Sponsorship

Check out our latest work for AIG’s global rugby sponsorship with New Zealand Rugby.

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Short Poppies

Rhys Darby's new comedy series we produced for TVNZ, currently playing on Netflix.

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adidas - The Full 80

Go behind the scenes of Sonny Bill Williams, Dan Carter, Kieran Read and Richie McCaw courtesy of adidas.

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adidas

Check out some of our favourite videos we've done for our favourite friends at adidas.

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Craft Beer Club

Taking craft beer design to the next level.

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John Barker Law

An elegant logo mark that plays on a grocer’s scales of justice for this unique new law firm.

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Drug Free Sport NZ

Drugfree Sport NZ – finding a way to better engage with an audience of emerging and professional athletes.

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Griffins Bikkie News

A delightful animation series we made for some very, very delicious biscuits!

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Hyundai Family Time With Al Brown

Agency Shine came to us with a concept for an Al Brown & Hyundai partnership, taking family time out on the road.

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NZ Golf

Here's an exciting project we worked on for NZ Golf - Lydia Ko's big announcement to turn professional!

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Love Golf

Bringing a fresh burst of energy to an old game.

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NZ Rugby - #Teamallblacks

Check out this awesome campaign that launched with our mates at NZ Rugby. At Augusto we're proud to belong to Team All Blacks!

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GS5 Days with Izzy Dagg

Heres an exciting piece we worked on with Colenso BBDO and Izzy Dagg.

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Samsung - Note 4

Mixing an age-old craft with technology is not an easy feat. We got to capture it in all its beauty.

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Derek Handley - #theshouldertap

Derek Handley was on a mission to find the best and brightest candidate to take up the role of COO for his new organisation…

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New Zealand Olympic Committee

We worked with the NZOC to create a series of stories that inspired pride and excellence in New Zealander's in the build up to the Winter Olympics in Sochi.

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AIG All Blacks Chicago Game

We helped AIG with the look and feel for the historical rugby game between the All Blacks and the USA Eagles on Soldier Field, November 8, 2014.

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BabyX

Meet the new face of artificial intelligence BabyX. We produced an activation for it's first outing at TEDx Auckland.

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Hyundai

Agency Shine briefed us to produce their "real stories" campaign for Hyundai. What can we say man, it was real!

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adidas Run Club

Join the run!

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Wynyard Group

A clever animation we made for a cutting edge NZ company doing top-secret work around the globe!

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GN Resound

We were amazed by the difference these advanced hearing aids can make in a person’s life.

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Dog Vs Drone

Al Brown's dog Sir Ed VS Augusto's Drone. Who will win?

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Orcon

Orcon asked us to make a cute little animated promo to help launch their new app "GeniusGo". It means you can make mobile calls more cheaply!

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Mac's Craft Collective

A true Augusto co-lab! Agency Shine briefed us to make a series of documentary styled vignettes about clever, crafty kiwis for their client Mac's beer. We nailed it from shooting, to animation to edit!

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NZIA

Made in conjunction with inhouse design we were asked to create a vignette about Pip Cheshire; the 2013 New Zealand Institute of Architecture gold medal recipient.

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God Defend New Zealand

David Farrier's 1hr documentary exposé into the untold story of our National Song for TV3.

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Wine Branding

Wine label creation of over 30 unique wine brands for both the NZ and UK markets.

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Songs From The Backyard

Songs From The Backyard is Rodney Fisher's (Goodshirt) genius solo project. It's just magic to watch. Please do.

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Indevin Partners

Brand development & brand implementation for New Zealand's largest independent wine producer.

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our team

DREAMERS AND DO-ERS

The breadth of talent in the building is exceptional, yet Augusto people go about their business without egos or other nonsense. From writers to marketers, producers to designers, directors to editors, their shared love of the creative process is palpable.

Meet some of the team.

Leon Kirkbeck

Co-Founder / Head of Technology

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Michelle Walshe

Co-Founder / Director

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Oliver Sealy

General Manager

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Cass Avery

Executive Producer / Head of Development

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Jono Allen

Head of Strategy & Planning

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Louisa Golding

Head of Business Development

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Matt Sellars

Creative Director

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Rich Robson

Creative Director

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Mariano Segedin

Head of Post Production

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Tammy Milani

Account Director

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Siobhain Hayes

Account Director

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Lauren Oxnam

Senior Account Manager

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Ash Zaragoza

Senior Account Manager

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Craig Harrison

Account Manager

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Jenny Ha

Account Manager

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Stella Hobbs

Account Executive

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Simon McMahon

Senior Designer

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Shaun Madgwick

Senior Motion Designer

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James Anderson

Director

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Rob Malloch

Producer

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Monique Nielsen

Producer

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Simone Goulding

Producer

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Brad Harvey

Producer

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Lara Marshall

Production Manager

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Zoe Jones

Post Production Coordinator

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Isabelle Graham

Production Assistant

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Steph Dahlberg

Accountant

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Contact

Address

Shed 8, Upper Deck Cityworks Depot,
90 Wellesley St W. Auckland, 1010

PO Box 90947, Victoria St,
Auckland, 1142


Phone

+64 9 555 8080


Email

hello@augusto.co.nz

We'd love to hear from you.
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