I’m Matt Ellwood.The digital add-on to the traditional art director + copywriter creative team

I  get charged with leading, inspiring and growing staff surrounding creative technology, sharing my knowledge across departments and helping position agencies as industry leaders in digital ideas and experiences. On a daily basis, I partner with with developers, strategists, art directors, copywriters, creative directors, IA/UX, interactive producers, designers and outside partners to ensure all digital work is beautifully made, and is seamlessly integrated within campaigns.


  • Saint Kentigern Design Award 2012, 2013
  • Saint Kentigern Digital Technology award 2013
  • Design Plot competition finalist 2012
  • Auckland Art Gallery Pat Hanly award winner 2013
  • Massey University Vice Chancellors Academic Scholarship 2014
  • Massey University Vice Chancellors Arts Scholarship 2014
  • AUT Business Plan Finalist
  • New Zealand Student Marketer of the Year 2016 (Strategy)
  • Bachelor of Design, Communication Design (Advertising Pathway)


Graphic Design
Art Direction
Web App Development
Social Media



Recent Works

Brands I’ve Worked On

Through these agencies…

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