Adam has over 20 years experience in the advertising industry, from National Commercial Director & Head of Sport at Network Ten to Founder and Managing Director of Noisy Beast agency. Adam joined Strat in 2018 and continues today to lead a passionate growing team of over 70 as Partner & CEO.
Angela has over 20 years of experience in senior finance roles across manufacturing, public and private healthcare sectors in both Australia and New Zealand before entering the advertising sector in 2017. Angela heads up Finance, HR & Administration at Strat with a strong operational focus supporting agency growth.
Finance & HR Manager
Josh has over 15 years experience in the industry, having worked at media agencies MPG, MediaCom and Carat, before a stint at MediaCom Zurich in Switzerland. Josh returned to Melbourne in 2017 to help start Strat, working as part of the Media Team combined with a wider Operations role.
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Media & Operations Director
Justen has over 20 years experience working in media agencies in Australia, crossing both multi-nationals and independent agencies. He has a vast knowledge across a number of different portfolios including retail, auto, finance and FMCG. Justen leads a team of 20 people within the media department.
Group Media Director
Molly has worked in the media industry for 12+ years, with experience across a vast range of clients including Chemist Warehouse, The Good Guys, Holden and L’Oreal.
Jason has over 12 years experience in the media industry, working in both multi-national & independent agencies. Jason has worked with clients across a broad range of industries including Finance, Automotive, Insurance, Education & Retail. A foundation member of Strat, Jason specialises in Sponsorship and Campaign Management.
Jackie’s strength lies in her ability to harness detail and relationships to lead teams and oversee delivery of projects. With over 15 years of marketing and communications experience, her expertise lies in project management, quality control, team building and collaboration, deep understanding of media channels and landscape and strategic implementation.
With 11+ years in digital performance and ad technology across France and Australia, Arthur is an innovation-driven expert with a passion for problem-solving. In his free time, he's a home chef and outdoor enthusiast.
Head of Performance
Katherine has over 7 years experience in the media industry, working with clients across a broad range of industries including Automotive, Education & Retail. Having been with Strat since 2017, Katherine specialises in all things digital and leads our in-house programmatic offering.
Senior Digital Manager
Anita has over 10 years of experience in media strategy, planning and investment, having worked across a diverse range of clients including retail, professional services, government, arts and entertainment. She is passionate about all aspects or media and has recently completed a master’s degree in data science at RMIT.
After gaining vast experience servicing some of Australia’s biggest brands at Nine Broadcast, Monique moved to Strat in 2021. Since then, she’s worked across the company’s key accounts as a Senior Media Executive, upskilling junior members of the team and delivering strong outcomes for clients.
Senior Media Executive
Lilly joined Strat in 2021 after completing a Business Marketing degree at RMIT University. Lilly has since been promoted from Media Coordinator to Media Executive and works across retail clients such as Chemist Warehouse and The Good Guys.
William began at Strat in July 2021, and after beginning as a Media Coordinator has grown to a Digital Executive role, partaking in planning, amplifying, optimising and reporting on digital campaigns across a range of publishers, portfolios and clients.
Rose joined Strat in early 2022 after completing her studies at The University of Melbourne. Rose begun at Strat as a Media Coordinator and has since been promoted to Media Executive, working across various clients including the likes of Chemist Warehouse & Haileybury.
Ben started his first media role at Strat in 2021 as a Media Coordinator, having completed his studies at The University of Melbourne. He has since been promoted to Media Executive, working on the Chemist Warehouse account across Australia and New Zealand.
Belle is a recent Monash graduate, having completed a double degree in Business and Arts before taking 6 months to travel Europe. She worked in Marketing at Red Bull before joining Strat's Digital Media Team in 2023, working predominately in the programmatic and social spaces for Chemist Warehouse AU and NZ.
Patience is currently completing her Professional Communcations Bachelor at RMIT University. Keen to begin her professional career, she has worked in Copywriting and Content Creation at Think HQ, interned at Foxtel Media, and is now working at Stratosphere as a Media Coordinator all before her graduation at the end this year.
Emily has over 20 years experience in the advertising industry and has been part of Strat since day one. Emily heads up a team of creatives who understand how to find the right balance between big brand ideas that win hearts and strong, impactful retail that drives sales.
Group Creative Director
Kimberley has over 18 years of experience, having started her exciting career in Mumbai and spent a few years at DDB and then TBWA. From beauty to finance, automotive and pharmacy, Kimberley’s expertise lie in crafting compelling and innovative campaigns that captivate audiences over various mediums.
Payal has been writing ads for over 15 years, taking the scenic route to Strat from MullenLowe India and Ogilvy Melbourne, via Dentsu Middle East, and few other gigs in between. As Senior Copywriter at Strat, Payal enjoys crafting creative concepts for our clients across TV, radio, digital and print.
Brett leads the Studio team and works closely with the conceptual teams helping bring ideas to life. After many years in the advertising industry Brett is inspired to create simple, yet strong communication pieces that drive consumer engagement. He has extensive experience across all forms of traditional and new media.
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Studying journalism and history spurred Sally to continue sharing stories. This led her to create print magazines, web copy, articles and digital illustrations for agencies and businesses across Melbourne. With eight years of experience as a Copywriter and Graphic Designer, she is an enthusiastic member of Strat’s Creative Team.
Alison is a Senior Designer at Strat, specialising in creating captivating, innovative design solutions. With a meticulous eye for detail and a deep understanding of effective communication, she brings brands to life through cutting-edge designs. Her expertise and passion delivers impactful results, making her an invaluable asset to any project.
Lauren is a dynamic emerging graphic designer, blending artistic flair with technical expertise for effective design solutions. At Strat, Lauren collaborates closely with the creative team, crafting engaging designs that effectively convey clients' brand stories and captivate audiences across different platforms.
Brioni has 30 years experience working in Account Service, across a wide range of industries including state & federal government, finance, FMCG, property development and telecommunications. Her passion and the majority of her career has been spent building retail brands, partnering with Chemist Warehouse since 2019.
Senior Account Director
Martin is a seasoned advertising & marketing professional with 6+ years of experience across four countries. With a background as a fitness trainer, he brings a passion for cultivating meaningful client relationships. Joining Strat in 2021 as Account Manager, he has been instrumental in serving our key clients.
Roxanne has over seven years experience in the industry, having worked at full-service advertising agencies in Cairns, Sydney, and Melbourne. She has worked with major clients in the Automotive, FMCG, and Retail sector. Roxanne joined Strat in 2021 and works on Chemist Warehouse Category Captain and Brand campaigns.
Senior Account Manager
With over 11 years Agency experience Chris has been with Strat from it’s very beginning and brings with him a wealth of experience across retail, pharmacy and sports clients. As Business Development Director, Chris creates ways to unlock benefits for new clients and the agency.
Phoebe is a dynamic graduate from Swinburne University, holding a double Bachelor's Degree in Marketing and Graphic Design. With previous experience in retail, fashion and customer service, she brings a diverse skill-set to her role as an Account Coordinator at Strat Agency.
Maria is an experienced Communications and Journalism professional with 5+ years in the industry based in Colombia, moving to Australia in 2019. She's proactive and has excellent client management skills. Having joined Strat in 2022, Maria is responsible for the Beauty category at Chemist Warehouse.
Diksha, a recent graduate with a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Business Marketing from Monash University, joined Strat in 2023. With prior Marketing experience at a Financial Broker in Melbourne’s CBD -- along with her background in Radio and Live Entertainment -- she brings agility and a keen eye for detail as an Account Coordinator.
Jimena is an experienced marketing and advertising professional with over 5 years in the industry. She moved from Colombia in 2017 and her most recent experience is in marketing for the fashion industry. With excellent client management skills, she is a passionate and dedicated Account Coordinator for Chemist Warehouse.
Lauren has 20 years experience in TV advertising roles working in Australia and the UK at major global agencies and across brands such as AAMI, Myer, Nissan, Mars, The Good Guys and Chemist Warehouse.
Lauren’s philosophy is to maintain a commitment to creative excellence while being clever with budgets to make them work harder.
Head of Production
Isobel is a creative logistics wizard and wears many hats. She ignites the stage with professionalism and contagious enthusiasm, seamlessly bringing ideas to life. With her abundant expertise, she fearlessly overcomes project challenges, ensuring every production reaches its full, awe-inspiring potential.
Having worked as a Producer in television and on live events, Debbie produced the first Chemist Warehouse Healthy Break spot that aired in 2011. Debbie joined Strat in 2018 as part of the team that took production “in-house” and is the Executive Producer of Healthy Break and Beauty Break.
Kii is an experienced editor, crafting television commercials and digital content at Strat. He has delivered content for top brands like Chemist Warehouse, The Good Guys, Wanderlust and also many celebrity fragrances. He has over 10 years experience in editing and videography and joined the post-Production team in 2021.
Philip has over 10 years of experience in post-production, started as an Assistant Editor on many television shows including Bondi Vet and The Chase Australia. He is the editor behind “What’s On In The Warehouse” for Chemist Warehouse, as seen on Seven Network, Nine Network, Network 10 and online.
Glen is a multi-faceted, super-talented and extremely handsome producer. Whether in post-production, production or advertising agency settings, he is known for his ability to manage complex workflows, collaborate effectively with clients and creative teams, and maintain a keen focus on delivering exceptional results.
Agency Producer/ Post Producer
Stephanie has worked as a Producer, Executive Producer, Production Manager and Post Producer for Radio, Television and Advertising in Melbourne, Sydney and London. She’s an experienced people, schedule, and budget wrangler and has seen various productions from pre- to post-. She is also the author of two books of poetry.
Laura joined Strat as the Producer of Chemist Warehouse’s “What’s on in the Warehouse” and is now Agency Producer on the “Healthy Break / Beauty Break” team. In her time at Strat Laura has worked across various small and large scale productions of TVC, radio and digital media campaigns.
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With 30+ years experience in the film & television industry Adam’s producing & production management skills have allowed him to work on a range of TVCs & music video productions. Thriving on being meticulously organised, Adam also loves directing talent and collaborating with colleagues, editors, DOPs and fellow crew members.
Director / Producer
Hayley is a whip-smart Junior Producer with experience running end to end print, digital, TVC and radio campaigns for clients in the property, retail, mining, and education sectors. Hayley is a part of the Production Team at Strat, specialising in TVCs.
Rhianna has recently joined Strat from the UK where she worked in production on a number of large scale factual entertainment shows as well as in national news. Rhianna is part of the Post Production team at Strat and will be dealing with all things The Good Guys.
Nik is a creative problem solver who always finds the best way to get things done. With over 25 years of global industry experience he has produced hundreds of successful campaigns for clients such as Nissan, Medibank, ANZ, Schweppes & Mitsubishi and now for Chemist Warehouse and their partners.
Audrey is a creative & versatile Producer who adeptly manages all aspects of production, from agency to post-production. With a retail background, she excels in client relations & fostering connections. With a keen eye for art department, styling, graphic design, and photography, Audrey brings a discerning touch to production at Strat.