Originally a theatre Director and Producer, Ben got his university tertiary studies in Film & Theatre. With an extensive film knowledge, he left the theatre world behind and transitioned into the Advertising Industry. He has been a successful TV Commercials Producer for nearly fifteen years. In more recent years he returned to his first passion – direction. He has more than a decade of experience in Tabletop Production and brings this knowledge to his directorial work.
Although his speciality is Tabletop, his theatre training and experience makes him well versed in getting natural performances from actors. He is interested in creating visually arresting work with a cinematic influence. Over the years he has directed and written short films that have been screened internationally.
He has worked across numerous well known clients such as McDonald’s, Campbell’s, Nestle, Hungry Jack’s, Subway, Red Rooster, Yum, Domino’s, Queensland Government, Breville and Selley’s amongst many others.
He works both as freelance and also a Senior Producer and Director at renowned Australian TV Commercial production company Carnival Productions.