Paul McNamara

Paul or 'Macka', as he is known throughout the industry, is a director of Republik Communications, one of New Zealand's most successful and awarded independent advertising agencies. A true Queen Street farmer for many years, Paul lived on five acres in Albany with his wife Tracey and two children Andre and Sidney, before moving back to the City last year. Paul has developed his trade over many years, and Republik currently employs 25 staff in Auckland, with a smaller team operating out of offices in Sydney, heading up Republik's Australian based operation.

Paul oversees the agency's new business direction. His ability to connect with clients of all shapes, sizes and requirements allows him to manage expectations and relationships effortlessly. Republik represents some of the biggest local and international brands, including; Microsoft, Xbox 360, Fuji Xerox, Peugeot, Intel, Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and NZ King Salmon to name a few. He has a sharp eye for the right idea, delivered at the right time, in the right place. Paul has worked with the Raukatauri Music Therapy Centre assisting with general marketing requirements since the very beginning and joined the board of trustees in