PR Partners

Our specialist partners

At Porter Novelli, we’re all about collaboration and partnering with the best in the business…to ensure you’re seen as the best in yours.

One of the major advantages of being part of the Clemenger group is that we have access to a network of over 50 specialist Marketing and Communication’s companies and talent across Australasia. We regularly work alongside like-minded organisations, such as Porter Novelli Australia, to ensure our clients achieve the widest reaching, and most impactful, outcomes.

Other partners include:


Perceptive is Australasia’s leading technology-based, customer insights agency. It provides research, insights and data-driven marketing programmes that uncover the behaviours, attitudes and relationships that connect people with brands. Also part of the Clemenger Group, Perceptive helps uncover what brands can be doing more of to interact with their customers.


Oxygen Consulting helps organisations maximise their long-term business performance by helping them strengthen their social, environmental and economic outcomes. Our partnership with Oxygen Consulting helps maximise our clients’ ability to implement sustainability practices by influencing, advocating, sharing and partnering with others.


DigiPR specialises in creating Digital PR strategy that captures audiences in both ‘Browse’ and ‘Search’ mode to build long-term online authority for brands. Headed by experienced PR professional Charlene White, it also coaches PR teams and professionals on how to combine traditional PR with new digital tools, processes and PR-SEO to build their own effective Digital PR strategies and programs.


Part of the Porter Novelli group, Communicators specialises in recruitment and training for Marketing, Communications and PR professionals. Headed by award-winning marketing guru Lynley Lischner, Communicators helps connect New Zealand’s best brands with great talent at the same time as keeping them at the top of their game.


Part of a sister agency to Porter Novelli, The Workshop is a group of creative story-tellers who keep the customer at the core. With in-house video production facilities, they do everything from voice recordings to video interviews and post-production graphics. 

One day videos

As their name suggests, One Day Video specialises in creating highly professional video  content to tell your story – all within 24-hours. Founded by two creative professionals with a background in film and design, it produces consistently high-quality videos with an edge. 

Peter Meecham

A photographer and visual journalist for 25 years, Peter has worked with some of New Zealand’s major news organisations including The Southland Times, The Otago Daily Times, The Press, New Zealand Herald and Stuff. Peter is experienced in creating footage and visuals specifically with New Zealand’s main news outlets in mind.


An award-winning videographer and photo-journalist, Brett has a breadth of experience in New Zealand and overseas. A former Chief Photographer for the NZ Herald, Brett’s extensive experience means he understands the requirements and demands of PR and delivers highly professional news-style videography/photography.

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Louise Wright – Managing Director

Louise Wright is an award-winning senior practitioner with a reputation for providing shrewd strategic advice, as well as offering creative solutions, to help organisations grow and thrive.

She lives and breathes the Porter Novelli values of winning with integrity, being gutsy, having your back, and enjoying the ride.

With extensive leadership experience, she brings a cool head in a crisis, helping clients through some of the most challenging times they have faced. Louise’s career began in news journalism, followed by magazines where she headed the biggest consumer titles in New Zealand, before moving to PR.

She believes great story telling is essential for all compelling PR campaigns and is renowned for inspiring her clients to take this approach. She has an enviable contacts book and prides herself on her connections with journalists, TV producers, editors, lawyers, agents and sports personalities.

Committed to helping the next generation of communications professionals succeed, she’s a Women in MEDIA mentor and also a mentor for PRINZ. She has a BA in English literature and History, and a Diploma in Journalism.

In her spare time, she’s a school netball coach, and fundraiser for kids’ sports and up at 5am in the rowing season driving her daughter’s squad to training. She collects NZ art and loves hanging out with her not-for-profits: James and Millie.