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DK strategically advises and speaks energetically on the potential of social media to improve business / organisations. He’s New Zealand Webby Awards Ambassador and recently spent a short but intense 6 months as Business Designer for a leading Design Thinking firm, Empathy.

In 2006 he set up MediaSnackers a groundbreaking organisation that inspired people to learn, work and live differently with social media and developed training for a variety of clients including The Gates Foundation and UNICEF. His published work includes ‘How does the web make youth feel?’ (Journal of Marketing Management) and ‘Zen and the heart of social media.’

He is the founder of justadandak.com and a sought-after speaker at national events including the National Digital Forum (NZ). He produces the Defining Innovation Podcast series and is the license holder and curator of TEDxWellington.