A New Era for Saatchi & Saatchi in Wellington

Saatchi & Saatchi NZ's Wellington office to relocate to new premises in Clyde Quay Wharf.

Wellington - Saatchi & Saatchi New Zealand’s CEO Nicky Bell, today announced that the agency’s Wellington office will be moving to new waterfront premises. 

After more than 25 years on the corner of Courtenay Place and Taranaki Streets, Saatchi & Saatchi will be relocating the newly constructed Clyde Quay Wharf complex at Wellington’s former overseas terminal. 

Nicky Bell said: “We’re thrilled to be making this move. It’s a new era for us in Wellington. We have a new team and now it’s time for a new space that better reflects of how the agency has evolved.” 

Wendy Schrijvers, Business Director said: “This fresh, modern environment will be an incredible creative space for our people and clients. With its stunning views and environmentally sustainable, seismically sound design, Clyde Quay is the perfect new home for Saatchi & Saatchi in Wellington.” 

Saatchi & Saatchi is scheduled to move in to its new premises in early August. As part of the move, Publicis sister agency Starcom will be joining Saatchi & Saatchi in their new location. 

Saatchi & Saatchi New Zealand is a full service integrated communications agency that operates fluidly across both their Auckland and Wellington offices. Key clients include the New Zealand Defence Force, New Zealand Electoral Commission, Farmers Mutual Group (FMG), Porirua City Council, Telecom, Skinny Mobile, Toyota, ASB, DB Breweries, Air New Zealand, Coca Cola Amatil, Sanitarium and Sealord. www.saatchi.com 

Clyde Quay Wharf is a $150-million project that incorporates 76 premium apartments, well known Wellington businesses, new public spaces and amenities along with a refurbished wharf environment. Iconic architecture and wharfscape design make it an exceptional backdrop to this vibrant community on the water. By making full use of its natural environment and acknowledging the history of the site, the wharf is set to become a successful and sustainable destination for locals and visitors alike. www.clydequaywharf.co.nz


Photo (l to r): Antonio Navas – ECD New Zealand; Nicky Bell – CEO New Zealand, Wendy Schrijvers - Business Director, Wellington; Damian Ferigo – COO, New Zealand



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