Founder & CEO
About Rob: Rob enjoys a challenge and believes that anything is possible given you put the right amount of passion and time into it. He is obsessed with technology and has been in IT since 1996. It was his very passion and obsession with technology that triggered the idea of starting his own business Brainiac Media, resulting in its birth in 2006 and becoming incorporated as a limited company in 2012. Brainiac Media has grown organically into what it is today, a full service digital agency.
He's passionate about: Proving anything is possible on the internet.
What his clients say: Innovative, solutions led, flexible, invested in Clients business success (Peter Cooper - Sew Classic)
Interests: Rob is a huge tech enthusiast and is a mega Star Wars fan. Rob recently achieved his level II reiki healing certificate and is now a certified practitioner.
About Kat: After working in the legal and financial services industry, Kat took a sabbatical, where she discovered a talent and passion for marketing; embarking on a totally new career she spent two years working as a Marketing Consultant before joining the company and then progressing to Marketing Director.
She's passionate about: Ensuring her client’s vision comes through in her work, she does this by incorporating her clients vision with creative marketing strategies that tell a story and engage her clients target audience; connecting technology, creativity and guaranteeing a personal touch is always achieved.
What her Clients Say: Kat’s attention to detail is second to none, she is a pleasure to work with and her passion for what she does is infectious.
Interests: Kat loves to learn new things, life for her is a constant opportunity to grow, whether it’s learning a new language or cooking something new in the kitchen. It is this very nature that enables Kat to continually create and develop new innovative ways to communicate her clients message.
About Alistair: Alistair has been a graphic designer for over 15 years. Starting with a small agency with one big client. After two years, he and a small team built up the agency to one of Johannesburg’s top agencies with clients such as coca-cola, Sprite, Reebok and Nestle, and beating Gray’s in acquiring Procter & Gamble on their return to the African market. He spent the next 5 years at ATB as creative director, working mainly on government contracts with projects ranging from Websites, Brand development, Exhibition stands to vehicle livery and corporate stationary. He then decided to immigrate to the UK where he has been designing and running agency studios for the last 9 years.
He’s passionate about: Making something look great.
What clients say about him: Brilliant at design, creative in ways only his designs can explain.
Interests: Art in all its forms and the discovering of new and interesting ways of portraying one’s message. His love of symbols, the history behind them and their meanings are what drives his love of a good brand. DJing and music creation are other passions.
Project Manager & Quality Control
About Neil: Neil is great at managing projects and making sure everything is done to the highest specification. His years of experience in business development make him the ideal person to help architect a solution and map out the best way to get there. Neil’s experience enables him to manage client projects from beginning to end ensuring a smooth client experience.
He's passionate about: Excel spreadsheets, he has a spreadsheet for every aspect of his life.
What his clients say: Passionate about getting it done right.
Interests: He is a step father to 3 kids who keep him on his toes, no time for anything else.
About Alex: Alex loves to get creative with his work and to create a balanced feeling throughout.
He's passionate about: Creating beautiful websites that will enable a business to take that next step.
What his clients say: Hard working and intelligent, asks lots of questions to make sure he does it right first time.
Interests: He loves to cook and experiment in the kitchen. He paints wild abstracts when feeling particularly inspired. He loves to read to discover and explore new and exciting things.
About Anastasia: Anastasia joined Brainiac Media in 2017, bringing with her a background in creative content writing and social media marketing.
She's passionate about: developing innovative marketing strategies and strives to deliver the best results for her clients.
What her client’s say: Anastasia’s end results are fantastic, extremely happy with the service received, would highly recommend.
Interests: Anastasia enjoys the creative arts and implements that creativity into her work.