Reckless Abandon. Forward thinking.

Abandon is a team of brilliant creatives focused on working with ideas that will define the future.  We pride ourselves on partnering with clients that have the same vision, determination and beliefs as us.

what we do

Integrated Strategy

We partner with brands, agencies and new ventures to create strategic and creative vision. We have a deep understanding of business and market realities and create concise and targeted strategies that align with your goals. We like to develop long term relationships with our clients by growing their business with measurable results.

Content Creation

Abandon was built to lead a new direction in content creation.  To serve the needs of companies that are pushing the boundaries in technology and cultural impact. We are at the forefront of storytelling techniques, production tools, and media processes and are constantly exploring new mediums to imagine and share ideas.

Making Noise

We understand the world’s changing media landscape. The way people absorb information is changing fast and we are deeply connected to the communities leading this change. Whether it be shifts in cultural trends, news, social media or technology. We communicate, position and market your brand in a way that cuts through to the people that count.

Partners

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Our team

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MICHAEL WICKHAM

PRODUCTIONS Director

Michael has extensive experience working in both advertising and journalistic production. Working across photography, film, writing and content production. His work has been seen in the New York Times, The Guardian, and BBC and has worked for such brands as Qantas, M&S, and Apple. 

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ALINA HOLTMANN

Lead Designer

Alina is a graphic designer who has worked extensively in the music industry and now works with start-ups and early stage companies to help them develop their brand.  Her work is versatile, consisting of digital art, collages, paintings, illustrations and mixed media.  

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ALEX VIVIAN

Creative Director

Alex is a Creative with over a decade’s experience working on film productions in Australia, Asia, America and Europe. He has run multiple production departments within world-leading advertising agencies and has also won numerous awards for his directing work.  

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JESS BELGIOVANE

Producer

Jess is a broadcast producer whose main focus is the intersection of technology, data, creativity and film craft. She has extensive experience producing film, stills, tech, promo and event productions. She has created award-winning campaigns for clients including McDonalds, Volkswagen, Virgin Airlines, Intel, and Streets.

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NIKOLAS KASINOS

MOTION PRODUCER

Nikolas combines aesthetic approach and technical skillset, articulate in both traditional and digital media, with 360 implementation. His varied background consists of global and local commercial campaigns. Publications include W&V, Nowness, Dazed, iD Online, Vice.

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CHERIE BIRKNER

PRODUCTION & SOCIAL CORDINATOR

Cherie has 16+ years of work experience in the creative industry, including design, creative direction, social media strategy, influencer relations, e-commerce, and photography. She is also the founder of the online platform Sustainable Fashion Matterz. 

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JEREMY CARNE

motion DIRECTOR & POST PRODUCTION

Jeremy has a wealth of experience directing creative and documentary content for a broad spectrum of industries; previous clients include Universal, Sony Music, Coca Cola, Speedo. He possesses comprehensive skills in practical production and post-production.