Kim Dezen

Senior Digital Producer

B.IT (Computing and Multimedia)(Hons)(UniSA)

Kim has been working in the digital space for over 15 years, initially as a back- and front-end developer (specialising in CMS projects), and then moving on to project management. He has worked for various digital and full service agencies, managing digital projects for clients in Melbourne, and more recently in London. He is passionate about music, having DJ'ed at clubs, bars and festivals around Australia since 1997, and is a keen cyclist.

Nattawut Comlon

Web Developer 

B.Comp (Thailand)

Nattawut, or ‘Knott’ for short, is based in Get Started’s Sydney office. Knott is a Kentico Certified Developer who began his web development career in 2009. He has a particular interest in mobile technology and the integration of Kentico sites with external systems via APIs. Knott is a keen problem solver who thrives on finding innovative ways to use technology. His outside-of-work interests include travel and photography.

Liam Thomas

Account Director 

With more than 10 years’ experience in digital, including seven years at the helm of a successful digital agency, Liam brings a wealth of knowledge and insights to his role as Account Director. Liam started his first business – in web development – before he finished high school and managed the technology rollout of a $35 million ISP project for Austar at the age of 18. Since then, he has established a strong record of digital delivery across the government, private and corporate sectors. Liam is also an avid sailor.

Mark Price

Senior Digital Producer

BEng (Telecommunications and Internet Technologies) (Swinburne) BMm(Networking and Computing) (Swinburne)

Mark joined Get Started in 2011 and has excelled as an extremely talented Web Producer, entrusted with one of our biggest client accounts. Mark conducts himself with professionalism and passion, and always strives for the very best outcome for every client and their project. With a background in Analytics and Digital Marketing along with qualifications in Engineering, Multimedia and Advanced Digital Project Management, Mark has been successful in producing award-winning sites, with the Melbourne Design Award and Victorian Commercial Site of the Year, amongst his accolades.

Matt Stobo

Digital Producer

B.ITS (Application Development) (Monash) 

Matt is passionate about solving problems and helping his clients realise their vision. He is a man of many talents, from developer to consultant, and is as comfortable in the meeting room as he is behind a text editor. While at university, Matt developed a comprehensive online library and member management system for a not-for-profit organisation. The system was voted one of the top three systems developed as part of the program.
 

Matthew Lee

Senior Web Developer

B.Eng (Software Engineering) (UNSW)

Matthew is a very experienced Kentico developer who is based in our Sydney office. He has worked across a number of digital agencies on a variety of projects ranging from internal systems to content-based sites and e-commerce. In his last role he led the development of what was at the time the largest e-commerce store in the southern hemisphere. Matthew is a father of two and likes to go bushwalking in his spare time. 

Rakhee Patel

QA Analyst

B.Sc (Melbourne), ISTQB Foundation With an in-depth understanding of client vision and intended user experience, Rakhee leads the Quality Assurance team here at Get Started. Rakhee’s passion for cutting edge technology is paramount in providing the highest level of quality to our clients. Her broad digital knowledge ensures that not only does the application function correctly and meet the client and user’s expectations, but also allows Rakhee to provide key feedback relating to possible enhancements of the website.

Reggie Rombang

Front End Developer

Reggie began her career as a web developer in 2007, building websites using PHP and MySQL. As a front end developer, she has expertise in HTML, CSS and Javascript. Reggie is also trained in User Experience and enjoys acting as the ‘bridge’ between designers and engineers. In addition, Reggie is well versed in web accessibility and cross-browser development. When she’s not working on websites, she likes to get outdoors and go camping and hiking.

Sang Truong

Web Developer

BCS, M.IT(Computer Software Engineering) (Monash)

Whilst studying Computer Software Engineering through Monash University, Sang took on a role as an Associate Software Engineer in Vietnam. Sang then undertook a Professional Pathways Year in Sydney, before delving into a promising career as a Web Developer. Joining the Get Started team in May 2015, Sang consistently displays a high level of innovative and creative design and development across mobile-first responsive websites, .NET development, SEO strategy and implementation. Sang is a Kentico Certified Developer.

Sarah Dam

Front End Developer

Cert 4 IT (Sydney) Sarah began developing websites in 1999, before entering the industry full time in 2000. A wealth of knowledge and experience website development, combined with almost 10 years here at Get Started, has resulted in a successful career for Sarah. She is able to collaborate effectively within any team and has a fundamental understanding of not only a client’s requirements, but the underlying motivations as well. Sarah is skilled across a range of CMS and contributes largely to the progressive enhancements across a number of websites.

Steph Bruders

Office Manager

Steph joined Get Started in January 2016 as the team’s Admin Assistant/Receptionist. With her broad experience in customer service and team management, she has quickly become an invaluable member of the team and has taken on the role as Get Started’s Office Manager. As a people person, she enjoys that her role allows her to help out clients and colleagues wherever she can. In her downtime Steph enjoys playing video games and working on her online Calligraphy course.

Tami Iseli

Content Strategist

BA/LLB (Melbourne)

Tami studied Melbourne Uni's first web design subject as an Arts/Law student back in 1997 (before 'Google' became a verb). Tami joined the Get Started team following an impressive career as a Senior Editor and Content Strategist across a variety of print and online media titles, as well as being admitted to practise law. When she's not engrossed in content production and strategy, Tami can be found cooking up ideas for her food blog. Tami is a Kentico Certified Marketer.

Tess French

Senior Designer

BMm(Design) (Monash) Tess has been creating parts of the internet for more than 12 years and is completely in love with the digital medium. She has an impressive portfolio having worked on many successful projects for industry giants, government agencies and not-for profit organisations. Tess’ first class knowledge and application of User Experience Design and Information Architecture contribute to ensuring that both the client and the user are left with an exceptionally positive experience.

 

Thai Tran

Web Developer

Bachelor of Information Technology and Systems (Honours) (Monash)

Thai began his career as a .NET web developer with Get Started back in 2010. After four years of cutting his coding teeth with Get Started, he left to broaden his experience with other agencies. To our delight, Thai returned to Get Started in 2017 with a wealth of new experiences under his belt. Thai has worked with a range of high profile clients, including Snooze, Metricon, Victorian Ombudsman, BMW, Mercedes and Telstra. Outside of work, Thai enjoys travelling overseas and learning to cook different cuisines.

Tim Ferres

Solutions Architect

B.Comp (Computer Science and Software Engineering) (Monash)

With over 10 years of digital development under his belt and a strong background in .NET based solutions, Tim is a highly experienced Web Developer, specialising in Xero, Salesforce and Web API integration solutions. Tim has combined his qualification in Computer Science and Software Engineering with his passion for value-add improvements and is responsible for the ongoing projects for two of Get Started’s major clients.

Tim Sullivan

Client Services Specialist

Tim is a creative problem solver who thrives on helping people. He combines technical mastery with great customer service and an entrepreneurial flair, having run a number of businesses himself. Among Tim’s own business ventures is a small digital agency focusing on e-commerce websites and custom-built apps. He has also worked as an account manager for a radio station and has a strong interest in health and fitness.

Tom Hamilton

Account Manager

B.Commun (Public Relations) (RMIT)

Tom is a dynamic and creative communicator who has experience working on small and large scale projects for international and local clients. With an entrepreneurial past and unique outlook on our digital future, Tom brings with him a fresh approach to digital marketing along with an energetic attitude that our clients love.

Tom Gillard

Front End Developer 

Dip.WebDev (Victoria University), Dip.IT (Victoria University), CSM (Scrum Alliance)

Having worked in digital agencies for a number of years, Tom has gained experience across a broad range of client projects, all of which have fueled his passion for front end development. Tom has a keen focus on front end architecture, usability and performance. When not in the digital world, Tom can be found playing bass in his three-piece band The Summervilles, (healthily) competing against friends in nerdy tabletop board games and ‘hanging out with his awesome wife’.

Tony Duan

Senior Developer

B.CompSc (China) M.IT (Monash)

Tony is a highly experienced Web Developer, with over 5 years experience in both China and Australia. With a background in Computer Science and a Masters in Information Technology, Tony is committed to building quality websites for our clients. A Kentico Certified Developer, Tony has developed a large number of websites, including government site www.rcfv.com.au and award-winning www.metricon.com.au (Metricon Homes).

Warren Everard

Design Director

BMm(Design) (Monash)

Warren is a multi-disciplinary designer. His experience in graphic design and branding inspires creative solutions to user experience and interaction challenges. Inspired by human centered design, Warren brings empathy and creative problem solving methods to create digital experiences that matter. Warren is actively involved in the design community.

Yoki Satria

Senior Web Developer

Yoki started his career in web development back in 2003, joining the digital agency world in 2007. He is an expert in .NET development but has also worked across PHP and JSP platforms. He is a Certified Kentico and Sitecore Developer and is committed to creating digital experiences of the highest quality. He believes the main keys to a successful digital project are communication and teamwork. On weekends, Yoki can often be found touring on his motorbike.

Marty Drill

CEO

B.Bus (HR) (La Trobe) Marty co-founded the company Get Started in 1999 when he passionately combined his qualification in human resources, love for people and interest in the growing digital industry. Over 16 years on, today Marty has managed the design and development of more than 500 website projects and played a major role in the fundamental shaping of the Get Started vision. As CEO, Marty is extremely committed to providing our clients and their customers with unique experiences while also maintaining a fun, inviting and nurturing work environment for all employees to enjoy.

Adam Griffith

Managing Director

B.Comm (Actuarial Studies & Finance) (Melbourne)

Adam is a trusted digital marketing adviser and leads the client and business strategy of our agency. With an academic background in business, actuarial science and finance, combined with many years of experience in the digital marketing industry, Adam guides our clients with one foot firmly in their world of business and marketing, while applying many years of technology and digital industry expertise. Adam is a Kentico Certified Marketer.

Andy Thompson

CTO

BE (Mechatronics), BCS (Melbourne)

Andy holds one of just 11 Kentico MVP positions worldwide, and is one of only two in the Australia-Pacific region. As well as being a Kentico Certified Developer, he is a trusted Sitecore Certified Developer and expert in Front End Development. Andy is also a Kentico Certified Marketer. This broad skillset, combined with over 13 years of digital agency experience, helps Andy provide an outstanding level of guidance and support to the Get Started Development team. Andy joined Get Started in 2002 while still studying Computer Science and Mechatronics Engineering. In 2012 he became CTO, joining Adam and Marty on the Board of Directors.

Abhinav Chikara

Senior Developer

M.IT (Swinburne)

Equipped with a Masters in Information Technology and a CISCO certification, Abhinav made the move from Computer Networking to Web Development and hasn’t looked back since. Abhinav is one of Get Started’s Kentico Certified Developers and has led many of our award-winning projects and websites including myssaa.com.au (Swinburne Student Amenities Association) and Clipsal.com (Clipsal by Schneider Electric).

Allen Chen

Senior Front End Developer

MBA (Australian National University), B.Eng (University of Auckland)

Allen's professional career began in New Zealand back in 2006. Since then, he has worked in Hong Kong and Canberra before finally setting in Melbourne. Allen is experienced in a wide range of front-end and back-end technologies. At Get Started, Allen focuses his passion for web development purely on front-end development. In his spare time Allen delights undertaking TV series marathons and watching horror flicks with his wife.

Andik Subiantoro

Web Developer

Andik has been working as a .Net developer since 2010, joining the digital agency world in 2012. Most of his experience has been with Kentico and Sitecore and he is a Certified Developer on both platforms. Andik is a keen traveller and likes to play video games and soccer in his spare time.

Andrew Radburnd

CIO

Andrew first began playing with websites in year 9 Info Tech where he built his first website for the good-old Netscape browser. Despite a keen interest in computers, Andrew began an accounting degree after completing High School. It wasn't long, however, before Andrew realised his passion for websites could not be ignored and he transitioned to a full-time digital career. He has not looked back since.

Anangga Dipa

Front End Developer

Anangga is a talented all-rounder who specialises in front end development for websites built on .NET CMSs including Kentico and Sitecore. He started his digital career as a PHP developer and has expertise in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and MySQL. He comes from a strong agency background and likes to spend his spare time cycling.

Ashleigh Bruders

Digital Producer

Entering the industry in 2010, Ashleigh has experienced digital from a range of aspects – including management at startups, through to producing larger projects for clients such as Snooze and Brown Brothers here at Get Started. In her role as Digital Producer, Ashleigh loves strategy and planning, exploring new apps to automate workflows, and constantly discovering new ways of doing things.

Catherine Young

Senior Digital Producer

MAEMgt (Deakin)

Catherine entered the digital industry in 2010 as an account manager for a digital marketing agency, before being promoted to Project Manager in 2012. As her passion and curiosity for all things digital continued to flourish, Catherine was able to utilise her knowledge and experience in digital marketing, to lead a range of successful projects including website development, mobile apps and digital strategy.

Chey Mose

Senior Producer

BCompSc (UWA), Dip.GD (CATC), Dip.ScreenMedia(3D Animation/Modeling) (SAE)

Chey entered the digital industry in 2000, in which he both registered his first business and built his first website. Chey is responsible for managing Deakin University Student Association (DUSA) and Metricon Homes websites, both of which were awarded 2014 Kentico Site of the Year (DUSA also taking out the 2014 Melbourne Design Awards). Chey is an outstanding producer, combining his experience in graphic design, digital marketing and production to manage and produce completely responsive, but also visually appealing, user friendly websites.

Chris Coppin

Solutions Architect

Dip.IT Level 4 (Boxhill Institute)

Entering the Digital Industry in 1997, Chris has developed a wealth of knowledge from the early beginnings with Classic ASP to the cutting edge MVC frameworks being used now. Along with designing and maintaining the architecture for some of our most complex and business critical systems, Chris has an extraordinary talent for understanding problems and designing solutions.

Darren Stahlhut

Senior Web Developer

Adv.Dip Systems Tech (Adelaide), GradCert. Management (Adelaide)

Darren is a Kentico and Sitecore Certified Developer with over 14 years’ experience developing and integrating websites and enterprise level Information Management Systems. Darren developed and uploaded his first static HTML and classic ASP websites via a dial-up internet connection in the early 2000s. From his years working in and around large corporations and government agencies he has built a wealth of experience in ASP.Net and SQL as well as the entire Microsoft server ecosystem. He loves consuming technical documentation, and applying his knowledge to architect and implement contemporary solutions.

Drew Foster

Senior Front End Developer

B.IT (Interactive Design) (Queensland) Drew started his professional life in 2007 as a usability consultant, undertaking in-depth user research and design, as well as wireframing and prototyping interactive systems. He has since joined the Get Started team as a Senior Front End Developer, combining his knowledge of user experience and interactive design, to create functional, responsive websites across a range of digital media and devices.

Emma Andrews

Strategy Director

BA (Hons) Management of Design and Innovation (DeMontfort University), Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing (Chartered Institute of Marketing)

Emma is a strategic marketing professional with over 10 years’ B2B and B2C experience in the UK and Australia. Emma has delivered for global brands across a broad range of verticals, including retail, logistics, education and commercial property. She thrives in team-focused, deadline driven environments, using smart data, research and creativity to solve business challenges, whilst delivering positive return on investment.

Emmanuel Tissera

Senior Developer

B.Sc (Hons) Computing & Information Systems (London Met)

A Microsoft and Umbraco certified developer, Emmanuel began his successful software and web development career in 2002. With over 13 years experience, he has been awarded for his amazing talent, with a Golden Najm Award from Emirates Airlines and a Finalist position at the AAP Awards in recognition of his excellence for innovation. Emm continues to produce first class work for our clients, with an exceptional attitude: “Find a job you love and you'll never work a day in your life”.

Erin Crocker

Web Developer

B.ICT (University of Western Sydney)

Erin is a versatile developer who is well-versed in Kentico, Umbraco and C#. She is based in Sydney and has been a Kentico Certified Developer since November 2015. Coming from an agency background, she has worked on a varied range of projects for both government and corporate sector clients. In her spare time she enjoys playing and making video games, board games, working out, and “all things nerdy”.

Fab Ferrante

Senior Designer

GradDip.GD (RMIT) Fab is our longest standing employee, having joined the Get Started Team in 2001. Fab has long been the creative genius, combining his knowledge of Multimedia and Graphic Design with over a decade of quality experience, to produce award-winning work for our clients. As a UX/UI Designer, Fab is extremely passionate about responsive and interactive digital design, ensuring both the client and user’s satisfaction.

Hadi Wijaya

Web Developer

B.Comp (Indonesia)

Hadi started his professional career in 2010 as an ASP.NET developer in one of Indonesia’s biggest software companies. He later moved to a digital agency in Bali as a Certified Kentico Developer and mobile app developer. When he’s not coding, Hadi likes to play musical instruments. He’s also partial to a bit of karaoke, travelling and photography.

Harry Sibenaler

Systems Administrator

B.Tech (IT and Networking) (Swinburne)

Harry began his professional career with Get Started in 2014, whilst completing a Bachelor of Technology at Swinburne University. Now a graduate, Harry portrays a high level of knowledge, skill, and a rare ability to problem solve, create solutions and build quality relationships with our clients. Harry is passionate and committed to the challenge that comes with maintaining thousands of websites and mail accounts currently hosted with Get Started, and understands the importance of not only having an awesome website, but ensuring that it always works.

Jason Healey

Delivery Lead

AssocDip. Professional Writing and Editing, Box Hill College; Dip. Project Management, CAE

Jason has held a variety of roles throughout his career, including Senior Producer, Operations Manager and Digital Content Manager. His digital experience dates back to 2001 when he was appointed to manage the first custom e-commerce site in Australia, for one of the most esteemed independent record companies of its day. Outside of work, Jason is an accomplished musician, writer and parent to two high voltage boys.

Jessica Djauhari

Web Developer

B.IT (RMIT), Dip.IT (MIBT)

Jessica made an impressive entrance into the world of digital in 2010. Whilst studying her bachelor and diploma of Information Technology, it was evident that Jess was going to become an extremely talented web developer. Receiving awards not only in Information Technology, but also Software Development and Interactive Media, Jess is now a Kentico Certified Developer, and continues to contribute an outstanding calibre of work through her constant level of hard work and dedication.

Jowen See

Senior Web Developer

BCompS (Computer Science) (DLSU, Philippines) 

Jowen began his digital career back in 1998 as Software Engineer/Project Leader for Tsukiden Electronics, a Japanese company based in the Philippines. In 2006, he made the transition to web development. Throughout his career, he was worked with a range of technologies, including Linux, Java, and Classic ASP as well as ASP.Net. He has been using Kentico since 2009 and is a Kentico Certified Developer. When he’s not building websites, Jowen likes to watch and play basketball and spend quality time with his family.