Helen Baxter sits on the advisory board of Creative Commons Aotearoa, and is a regular judge in the Yahoo!NZ Digital Strategy Awards. She writes about tools for creative entrepreneurs in the MsBehaviour Files at the Big Idea, and is a mentor for XMediaLab, and Wellington Startup Weekend.

Helen was founding editor of KnowledgeBoard.com, an award-winning community for knowledge and innovation run by the European Commission. She has taught professional practice, online tools and emerging technologies in the UK, NZ, Australia, and is available to book as an international keynote speaker.

Helen's knowledge of not only the latest web tools but how to use them effectively is dazzling. Her ability to convey the excitement of 'work smarter, not harder' is infectious too.

Elisabeth Vaneveld
Executive Director, The Big Idea.


Chelfyn Baxter has been making animation and special effects for television, games and online for over fifteen years. He created groundbreaking 3D work for the award-winning series 'Longitude', 'Body Story, and the popular 'Decoding Dyslexia' documentary for TVNZ.

Chelfyn has been a technology and science commentator for Radio New Zealand, and enjoys communicating complex technical subjects in visually engaging ways. The NZ Listener says he is 'among the prophets of our digital future’, and he is also a ZBrush artist, DJ, VJ, musician, and magician.

Jem Yoshioka - Illustrator

Jem is an illustrator, and comic book creator who has recently published Sunshine, set in windy Wellington.

Luke Rowell - Musician

Luke has toured the USA, Europe and China with his one man show Disasteradio, and has had millions of hits on You Tube.

Kelly Cheesman - Designer

Kelly is passionate about all things digital, loves design, coding and creating eye candy as VJ Kellective.

Glenn Williams - Producer

Glenn is the voice and brain behind Radio Wammo, and producer of The Climate Show.

Voice Artists

Mohawk Media has talented voice actors within their agency network, offering a range of Kiwi, British, European and American accents.