Our Crew.

Industry-leading creatives and technical specialists hand-picked for exceptional creativity and positive attitudes.

Our crew has been curated to cover all aspects of creative production.

With countless years of strategic creative development and production experience between us, our past projects are enviable, and our teamwork is well oiled from working together for many years. Good vibes accompany us on-set and in the studio, which is evident in the work we create with our clients.

Dave Hase

Executive Producer

The beating heart of Hase Creative, Dave has spent over a decade assembling some of Melbourne’s best talent. Dave insists on producing world-class creative that makes sure clients keep coming back. With a goal to make each job better than the last, Dave constantly challenges himself and his crew to go above and beyond, and leads with warmth and sincerity.

Dave Hase

Executive Producer

Chris Shoolman

Creative Director

Chris has been creative director at Hase since 2014. A conceptual thinker with over 17 years’ experience in the advertising industry, Chris has worked on some of the world’s biggest brands in Australia and throughout Asia, earning myriad awards and recognitions, and was showcased at the Sundance Film Festival.

Chris Shoolman

Creative Director

Michael Henry

Director

Mikey has directed numerous TVCs and corporate films for clients including Dulux, Metricon, Sensis, The University of Melbourne and RMIT. He is calm and composed, working closely with clients, his cast and crew to ensure each project connects strongly with its target audience.

Michael Henry

Director

Isobel Bedford

Content Producer

Isobel is a digital all-rounder and has worked with Hase since 2009. She produces websites, social pages and online strategies, creates vibrant and engaging graphics, videos and animations and has written copy for global brands including American Express, Lenovo, Technika, Target, and Macquarie. She's also an experienced and thorough content production project manager and loves a good spreadsheet.

Isobel Bedford

Content Producer

Scarlett Koehene

Production Manager

Client-facing Scarlett works closely with stakeholders in developing an efficient shoot schedule, coordinating talent and preparing them for a relaxed on-camera experience, and making sure everyone is well caffeinated on set. When she’s not at Hase, Scarlett is in production of a yet-to-be announced ABC documentary. She’s recently produced a Screen Australia funded series, and worked in the production team of Netflix’s Clickbait. Scarlett's also qualified to practice law, but prefers to work in media.

Scarlett Koehene

Production Manager

Chris Hillary

Photographer

Chillary knows how to get the shot. If it’s under the pressure of working alongside a motion team; he’ll get the shot. If it’s working in the studio with people or product; you better believe he’ll get the shot. If it’s creating an image library across multiple days with an onslaught of talent; you can trust those shots are gonna get got.

Chris Hillary

Photographer

Cesar Salmeron

Cinematographer

Cesar’s cinematography ranges from polished TVCs and high-end TV content to fast and furious documentary work. A dynamic aesthetic style and eye for composition has earned him directing credits on three seasons of Grand Designs Australia, and the receipt of twelve awards from the Australian Cinematographers Society.

Cesar Salmeron

Cinematographer

Juan Martínez Bo

Sound Recordist

Melbourne-based Juan is passionate about sound and loves being on set. He’s worked as sound recordist, mixer and boom operator for documentaries, TV series, and short films. Having worked in a range of environments, his skills are diverse and adaptable to ensure an optimum result for each client.

Juan Martínez Bo

Sound Recordist

Sue Frey

Hair & Make-up Stylist

Sue’s make-up and hair work is styled to showcase the essential beauty of her subjects. It's been featured across TV, film and special events, and published in over 20 books and magazines.

Sue Frey

Hair & Make-up Stylist

Holly Salmons

Production Accountant

Holly is a Registered BAS Agent and degree-qualified accountant with a strong interest and background in the film and television industry. She holds a Master of Business (Bus. Law) from the University of Sydney and a Grad.Dip. in Producing & Screen Business from AFTRS. Holly specialises in bookkeeping and management accounting for small media businesses. Holly has many broadcast credits and helps film producers with grant applications, budgets, QAPE Reporting and streamlining accounting processes for animation, documentary or feature film productions.

Holly Salmons

Production Accountant

Ben Hall

Film Editor

Ben loves the many possibilities that can be crafted from raw footage. He loves finding the rhythm, emotion and storyline that works the best. He thinks there’s nothing better than sharing the moments of excitement and achievement as footage turns into something special. An editor for the past 15 years, Ben uses Media Composer (Avid) and Adobe CC (Premiere Pro), and has worked across multiple television networks and brands.

Ben Hall

Film Editor

Aaron Carroll

Film Editor

Aaron the “Sizzle King” has been editing for thirteen years across film, television, corporates, big brands like Toyota, Telstra, Dulux and Ford, and everything in between. When not cutting up a storm, Aaron writes and directs his own films and music videos.

Aaron Carroll

Film Editor

Matt Slater

Motion Designer

Matt has been a motion designer for over 15 years, working with RMIT, Australian Unity, Cancer Council Victoria, Seek, American Express and the Australian Defence Force. He loves all things design, illustration, and animation — so naturally, infographics, titles and character animation are his bread and butter. Matt also prides himself on time management and attention to detail, making sure that all projects run efficiently and to a high standard.

Matt Slater

Motion Designer

Don Lim

Motion Designer

Don has over 15 years experience creating motion design in projects for NAB, ANZ, Honda, BMW, Ford, Bupa, Australia Post and AHM insurance. He’s recently completed a marketing piece for Tourism Australia and animation for the opening of SBS NAIDOC week, and animated Sol, the mascot for Solar Victoria. He has also worked with the Department of Environment, Land and Water Victoria.

Don Lim

Motion Designer

Callum Richardson

Lead Web Developer

Callum has created engaging online adverts, interactive cross-platform media, websites and more. He recently created an online event platform and suite of social distance games for the community to use in the recent COVID lockdowns. Callum has extensive experience working with strict guidelines, briefs and deadlines.

Callum Richardson

Lead Web Developer

Benjamin Rassmussen

Motion Designer

Over the last 20 years, Ben has worked internationally for some of the most iconic names in the industry — Discovery Channel, Disney, Channel 5, Abbey Road Studios, BBC, CBBC, Sky Sports, Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon. He has a solid reputation as a trouble shooter, rescuing many projects at the last minute, for time-strapped clients and colleagues. Ben has the innate ability to track the most complex shots, taking motion graphics into the third dimension, while making sure it calibrates with his natural eye for design.

Benjamin Rassmussen

Motion Designer

Paul McCosh

Sound Engineer

Paul is an award-winning sound designer and mixer with over 25 years of experience working in post production audio. His impressive portfolio includes feature and short films, trailers, TV series, documentaries, and TV and radio commercials.

Paul McCosh

Sound Engineer

Martin Greer

Colourist

Working within the film and TV advertising industry for 20 years, Marty has gained substantial experience in both production and the creative elements of post production businesses. After years of sitting behind the same desk, he’s finally stretching his legs and freelancing — bouncing from post-house to post-house, colour grading many award winning TV commercials.

Martin Greer

Colourist

RMIT Brand Awareness Campaign

Multi-channel campaign to increase perceptions of RMIT as the study destination of choice for Victorian students, with a focus on RMIT’s hands-on learning.

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