Foundations
Our Name
Our Culture
Our Approach
Our Services

Foundations

The agency was born in 2001 when three people left one of Perth’s larger agencies to establish closer-knit environment where collaboration and creative thinking weren’t confined to the creative department. And, we’ve been pretty busy ever since.

We’ve helped reduce the rate of smoking. We’ve sold a lot of shoes, beds, land, homes and cars. We’ve encouraged people to go to university and also take a holiday. In fact, we’ve influenced a lot of people to do a lot of different things. By the way, we’re still independently owned by the three founding directors.

Our Name

The marketplace is heavily competitive and everyday, wherever we turn, we are approached by marketing messages trying to get into our minds, our hearts and our wallets. Most of them don’t make it, but some do succeed in getting through the barriers, whether by boldness, intelligence, empathy or charm.

They are Gatecrashers.

Our Culture

We’ve always believed that creative and strategic development shouldn’t be things that happen in separate spaces. That’s why we love collaboration and have built processes to make it happen. Our size helps because we’re not too small and we’re too not big either. It means all of our people can communicate freely and easily about our client’s opportunities and challenges. This is a constructive, relaxed but stimulating environment where hierarchy and departmentalism are non-existent.

Our Approach

We strongly believe in the power of creative thinking to solve our client’s business and communications challenges. We also believe that the best solutions are delivered through media neutral creative thinking. What’s media neutral creative thinking? It’s a formalised process of campaign development that is rigorously focused on outcomes and results, without being constrained by the boundaries of a particular channel. This involves clearly identifying the underlying client objectives of a project, developing an in-depth understanding of the audience, and using the diverse experience of our integrated team to produce the most appropriate communication solution. It is as likely to provide a solution through one ideally suited channel as it is to suggest a completely integrated solution.

Our Services

We are a fully resourced communications company offering expertise across the entire range of strategic, creative, design, digital, channel planning and buying services. All of these disciplines are handled in-house.

What we do

If you’d like to know more about our approach and read some case studies, check our ‘expertise’.
For more information on our resources and skills, go to ‘capabilities’.
expertise
capabilities
16 Cancers

latest work

Creative Showcase

If you’ve got time to look around our site properly, great. You’ll see that we live
and breathe ideas, creativity and thinking. If you’re time poor though, and who isn’t, maybe just
focus on some of our work. After all, that’s the thing that really matters.
Print
Print
Branding
Branding
Television
Television
Digital
Digital
Radio
Radio
Other
Other
Archive
Archive
Awards
Awards
Case Studies
Case Studies

Our people

Great agencies aren’t made without great people. Gatecrasher is a diverse communications team of
24 people devoted to solving our clients’ briefs in surprising and unexpected ways in all channels.
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Adam Barker
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Adam Barker
Creative Partner
Lori Canalini
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Lori Canalini
Creative Partner
Tony Scampoli
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Tony Scampoli
Managing Director
Kelly Dienaar
GCer
Kelly Dienaar
Media Director
Steve Roberts
GCer
Steve Roberts
GM / Associate Director
Richard Clarke
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Richard Clarke
Creative Director
Michael D'Silva
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Michael D'Silva
Digital Designer
Derik Vermeulen
GCer
Derik Vermeulen
Mac Operator
Rod Killick
GCer
Rod Killick
Group Account Director
Sam Passante
GCer
Sam Passante
Senior Art Director
Magda Wood
GCer
Magda Wood
Account Director
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Henry Billington
GCer
Henry Billington
Art Director
Dan Triscari
GCer
Dan Triscari
Senior Art Director
Madison Reeve
GCer
Madison Reeve
Media Executive
Natasha Pavlou
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Natasha Pavlou
Digital Producer
Larissa Somm
GCer
Larissa Somm
Planning Director
Emma Lambert
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Emma Lambert
Senior Account Manager
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Russell Pullford
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Russell Pullford
Print Producer
Sophie Lawrence
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Sophie Lawrence
Account Manager
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Lisa Nixon
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Lisa Nixon
Account Manager
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Caitlin Baird
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Caitlin Baird
Account Coordinator
Emily Howat
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Emily Howat
Account Coordinator
Marie Osborne
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Marie Osborne
Account Clerk
Jackey Leung
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Jackey Leung
Digital Developer

Contact

We’d love to share more with you about the agency or discuss how we can help
improve your communications. Please call Tony Scampoli or send him a line.

402 Rokeby Road Subiaco WA 6008 (08) 9388 0880