Our Sponsors

Australian Women's Weekly | Photo by Nicola Edmonds

 The MPA is reliant on the support of our sponsors. Their funding means we can continue to tell the evolving magazine story, demonstrating why magazines are a successful advertising medium.

The relationship we have with our sponsors has evolved to mutually beneficial partnerships. We have a number of projects under development with our sponsors, which will continue to drive the wider industry forward. As these projects reach completion, you will be able to read more here.

Our list of current sponsors (including links to their websites) is below. If you would like to talk about becoming a sponsor of the MPA, we have a number of opportunities available, so please contact us for more information.

Platinum Sponsors

New Zealand Post

New Zealand Post Group is about delivery – delivering to communities and businesses. They provide customers with the solutions and products to help them communicate and do business.  The group consists of a range of businesses providing communication and business solutions. From the core mail business through to banking and digital solutions, New Zealand Post Group is a vibrant and evolving organisation.

For further information on New Zealand Post and the services they offer, please contact Michelle Cook​ on 0800 501 501 or michelle.cook@nzpost.co.nz.


With a product range that includes high-volume, high-quality magazines, catalogues, flyers and promotions, direct mail and large format, Webstar’s focus on innovation means we’ve got the flexibility and expertise to cater completely to our clients’ needs.

In addition to printing, we offer print management services, mailing solutions, inserting, flow wrapping and variable data application. Our service is complete - no matter what the job is, we can print it, bind it, and send it directly to customers.

Our newly-built state-of-the-art production facility in Auckland works closely with our plant in Masterton to deliver quality products to millions of New Zealand homes and businesses each week. Our high print standards ensure your product will look amazing and generate the response you desire.

For further information on Webstar and the services they offer, please contact Robin Bowkett​ on (09) 477 4380​ or Robin.Bowkett@webstar.co.nz.

Gold Sponsors


Adestra is a trusted provider of First-Person Marketing solutions for global and growing brands.

The company's industry-leading email platform provides a powerful infrastructure for one-to-one, contextual messaging and marketing automation, helping marketers communicate more effectively with their customers and subscribers. Robust reporting features allow marketers to efficiently evaluate and optimize their campaign results. The flexible structure and open integration architecture allow businesses to connect disparate technology platforms to create a seamless customer journey.

Along with a best-of-breed platform that drives customer engagement and boosts ROI, Adestra was founded on the principle that marketing success takes more than technology, which is why customer service is at the heart of its business. Adestra was a winner of the 2014 and 2017 Customer Focus Award from the Customer Service Institute. It also won Bronze for Customer Service Department of the Year at the 2017 Stevie Awards for Customer Service, as well as being presented with the 2017 Supplier of the Year Award from one of its longest-standing clients, UBM.

Adestra continues to maintain one of the highest customer retention rates in the industry. It is trusted by top companies including UBM, FranklinCovey, Condé Nast Digital Limited, and Tile, among others.

Established in 2004, Adestra has offices throughout the UK, USA, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. For more information, please visit adestra.com.


At ICG strength and success comes from a diverse range of creative service providers, all working together to share ideas, experience and knowledge of marketing. This has earned them a reputation as innovators in multi-channel visual communications.

Under one roof you’ll find a retail advertising agency, a media and content marketing business, a digital communications agency, a digital signage specialist, a video production business and two print companies. Together, there is the right mix of talent for every job.

For further information on Image Centre and the services they offer, please contact John Baker on (09) 360 5700 or john@tangiblemedia.co.nz 

PMP Limited

PMP New Zealand is a group of five divisions providing highly specialised standalone media services that together offer fully integrated supply chain solutions to print media, retail, SME’s, real estate, and publishing clients.

These include PMP Distribution which delivers catalogues, flyers, direct marketing material, newspapers, and product samples direct to residential letterboxes throughout New Zealand and PMP Maxum which is a leading provider of pre-press and print services, offering end to end solutions for marketing and business collateral to New Zealand businesses for over 18 years.

For further information on PMP and the services they offer, please contact Kim Schofield on (09) 928 4200 or kim.schofield@pmplimited.co.nz

Gordon & Gotch

Established in 1899, Gordon & Gotch has over 100 years of retail distribution experience and distributes over 2,800 titles to over 7,000 retailers, representing the largest and best publishers in the world through to local start-ups.

Gordon & Gotch provide expertise in the allocation, marketing, merchandising and distribution of magazines to supermarkets, bookstores, dairies and other specialist retailers throughout New Zealand.

Gordon & Gotch are continuously improving their services – scanning the world for better solutions.  They are actively involved in the New Zealand and world publishing and distribution communities.

For further information on Gordon & Gotch and the services they offer, please contact Kim Schofield on (09) 928 4200 or kim.schofield@pmplimited.co.nz

Silver Sponsors


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PressReader is an all-you-can-read digital media platform that reaches more than 250 million readers who use PressReader to read, share and talk about news. Full issues of 4,000+ global newspapers and magazines can be read online, in print or downloaded via the app. PressReader HotSpots offer sponsored access to the platform at thousands of libraries, hotels, corporate offices, airport lounges, airlines, cruise lines and cafes worldwide. PressReader also partners with more than 4,500 publishers in over 100 countries, to help them monetize and distribute their content and the multi-channel digital platforms to grow their global reach and readership.

For more information, please contact Steve Chapman on Steve@pressreader.co


Nielsen offers comprehensive end-to-end consumer insights for faster, smarter, better decisions to help your business grow. They study consumers in more than 100 countries to give you the most complete view of trends and habits worldwide.

For further information on Nielsen and the services they offer, please contact Caroline Atford on (09) 970 4188 or caroline.atford@nielsen.com.

BJ Ball Papers

The BJ Ball Group encompasses a diverse range of business units within the paper and communication media sector.

Their ethos of sustainability and responsible business practice is evident by their commitment to the industry, their customers, the environment and their people. BJ Ball's team of talented individuals coupled with innovative products provide customers with confidence for the future. 

For further information on BJ Ball and the services they offer, please contact Lisa Hegh on (09) 579 0050 or lisa.hegh@bjball.co.nz.

Solution Dynamics

Solution Dynamics specialises in personalised communications. We offer a complete communication solution that includes all aspects of an integrated communication solution, from data processing, full mail printing services, automated machine processing or manual hand assembly through to postal or courier lodgement of completed mail packs.  We also provide multiple delivery streams including physical and electronic mail.

For further information on Solution Dynamics and the services they offer, please contact Victoria Beckett on (09) 970 7700 or victoriabe@solutiondynamics.com.

Getty Images

Getty Images is among the world’s leading creators and distributors of award-winning still imagery, video, music and multimedia products.

With its advanced search and image recognition technology, Getty Images serves business customers in more than 100 countries and is the first place creative and media professionals turn to discover, purchase and manage images and other digital content. Its best-in-class photographers and imagery help customers produce inspiring work which appears every day in the world’s most influential newspapers, magazines, advertising campaigns, films, television programs, books and online media

For further information on Getty Images and the services they offer, please contact Arran Birchenough on (09) 950 5122 or arran.birchenough@gettyimages.com.

Other Sponsors


iSUBSCRiBE is the world’s leading and most comprehensive online magazine and newspaper subscription superstore. Privately owned and independently operated, iSUBSCRiBE was established in 2000 and has sold in excess of over $200 million worth of subscriptions. iSUBSCRiBE has market leading operations in the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.

iSUBSCRiBE.co.nz offers a huge range of New Zealand and International titles and works directly with magazine publishers to bring the best offers to consumers.

For further information on iSubscribe and the services they offer, please contact Hunter Drinan on (612) 9251 3500 or hunter@isubscribe.com.au.

If you are interested in supporting the magazine media industry through sponsorship of the MPA please contact us to discuss on mpa@mpa.org.nz or +64 9 336 1655.