GET TO KNOW US!

We are a boutique agency born in Melbourne, Australia who pride ourselves on being ahead of the game. Founded in 2017, we're a young, energetic team who may have a coffee addiction.

Conceived out of our love for all things weird and wonderful, we strive to give our clients the best, bom-diggity experience this side of the cosmos. We pride ourselves on going above and beyond for our clients to ensure their businesses stay ahead of the game.

Sustainability and our approach to our business practise is centered on improving our environmental impact and is an important value of practise. We were born of this world, and we strive to take care of our planet.

About Born Social

MEET

THE TEAM

JANELLE WARNER

CO-DIRECTOR

BBus(Mktg) RMIT, MAdvtg(Hons) RMIT

Janelle is a natural creative and is passionate about the digital marketing process from start to finish. With a background in marketing, Janelle has worked for clients in a wide range of industries and enjoys immersing herself in her client's brand.

You can usually find her tucking into a cheese platter or following cats on Instagram.

CLAIRE CALLADINE

CO-DIRECTOR

BAttSc(Fash&TextMerch) RMIT

Claire is passionate about creating a stunning aesthetic for her clients. With a background in the fashion industry, Claire has an in-depth understanding of 'what's cool' in the social media world and works hard to create a buzz around her client's accounts.

If you're looking for Claire, she'll most likely have a coffee in one hand and a doggo in the other.

RUPERT LAYCOCK

PHOTOGRAPHER

B.Arts (Communication & Archaeology) UniMelb & Dip.Photoimaging (honours) RMIT

Rupert is a tinkerer and a maker, who’s a little obsessed with the sun. Whether he’s on location or in the studio, he spends most of his life making sunlight. With a background in Commercial and Fashion Photography, Rupert has worked all over the world for a wide range of brands, capturing anything from fashion to product to fast cars. Put him in a stunning location with something to shoot and he’s at his happiest.

You can usually find Rupert with a camera, a coffee or a guitar in hand… or in a workshop building things!

VIVIEN TEH

ACCOUNT MANAGER

BCom(Mktg/Mgmt) UniMelb

With a passion for creating aesthetic and engaging content, Vivien loves writing relatable and on-brand copy, arranging an eye-catching feed for her clients’ accounts, as well as creating interactive story content for them.

When she’s not hard at work, you can most likely find her sussing out the trendiest brunch spots or scrolling endlessly through Tik Tok.

LAYLA MURRIHY

ACCOUNT MANAGER

BBus(Comm/Mktg/Journalism) Bond University

Layla’s passion for content creation and experience in copywriting allows her to go above and beyond for all of her clients. Her keen eye always has her looking for the latest trends and ways to keep her clients’ community engaged.

In her free time, she’ll be keeping up with latest celebrity scandal or going for long walks with friends, with a coffee in hand – of course!

NICOLA SCOTT

ACCOUNT MANAGER

‍BBus (Mktg) RMIT

Nicola is a born explorer that revels in making ideas become reality. Her ability to remain calm amid chaos comes hand in hand with her background in building hospitality and lifestyle brands for clients spanning from the Pacific to the Atlantic.

When she’s not scrolling, you’ll either find Nicola hiking up a mountain or pool side with a spicy marg.

MELISSA JENKINS

SOCIAL MEDIA AD SPECIALIST

Facebook Blueprint Digital Associate certified

Melissa loves digital marketing and keeping up with all the different tools and knowledge available. She is passionate about strategy to channel growth and acquisition – from planning, building campaigns, and focussing on the customer journey, to managing and optimising the performance of campaigns – where all decisions are data-driven.

You can often find Mel at the local park with a toy car in hand, running around with her son.

LOUISE GERTZEL

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

BADes(GraphDes) CertIV(InfTech)

Lou has an eye for design like-no-other. She harnesses the ability to make almost anything 'trendy' at the touch of a button. Lou has many years of experience creating digital graphics and designing websites for very happy clients.

Lou embodies the idyllic surfer chick and you'll most likely find her checking out the surf before work.

SHAUN LONERGAN

WEBSITE DESIGNER

B.A in Design and Business, Fashion

After finishing fashion school, Shaun jumped over to the digital side of the business to bring a new perspective to the space. He has a strong focus in design backed with a detailed understanding of functionality and programming within the digital space.

He is passionate about simplifying the often complicated process of website design and mapping out digital marketing needs.