About Rocket

Great people, incredible results, award-winning campaigns

Meet Rocket

We’re an award-winning agency of 50+ digital marketing specialists. Our sole focus is on fuelling the business growth of our clients through digital channels. We’ve been around long enough to know that success requires the best people, and for those people to bring to the table a blend of technical brilliance, marketing smarts and business savvy. Add to that our radical commitment to our clients and their results and you have Rocket.

Our focus

Our size means we’ve got the depth to be genuinely expert across a range of different channels. It also means we can scale up or down as needed and quickly adapt, regardless of the challenge or opportunity, to changes that occur. Our team of strategists, designers, videographers and writers work seamlessly with our specialists in Google Ads, Paid Social, SEO and Email Marketing to deliver award-winning real-world results.

The work we do wins awards

Rocket has won multiple awards including ‘Best Marketing Agency’ by AMI, 'Best Large PPC Agency' and 'Best Large Integrated Search Agency' at the 2023 APAC Search Awards, and 'Best Digital Services' at the 2020 B&T Awards. We have also won many titles at the Semrush Awards and Search Engine Land Awards. These achievements are a testament to Rocket's expertise and commitment to providing exceptional services for our clients.

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Rocket in the news

The opinions and expert perspective of the Rocket team is regularly sought by leading publications and news sources.
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Industry-recognised digital agency

Rocket is a Google Premier Partner, a title awarded to only 3% of all agencies in Australia. We were Australia's first Bing Select Partner, pioneering advertising on this platform. We continue to be a Facebook Business Partner and have recently been recognised as a HubSpot Platinum Partner for the work we do in marketing automation. Rocket is also recognised as Australia's Top Full-Service Digital Company on independent review platform, Clutch and named one of Australia's top-ranked workplaces on the 2023 AFR Boss Best Places to Work list.
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Our Culture

Rocket is all about the people, and in addition to doing award-winning work for our clients, we also put a lot of effort into creating a fantastic place to work and developing the people who join our team into the best marketers possible. 

Our team is our greatest asset and we value staff with a no-nonsense attitude. No games, politics or cliques - just a great bunch of people who work hard to generate amazing results and experiences for our clients.

Rocket has been recognised as one of Australia's top-ranked workplaces on the 2023 AFR Boss Best Places to Work list, given our strong company culture and our hybrid work policy. 
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We Wrote the Best-Selling Marketing
Book - Smarter Marketer

Written by Rocket’s co-founders, David Lawrence and James Lawrence, Smarter Marketer claimed #1 Amazon best-seller status within 3 hours of launch!

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The Rocketeers

Digital marketing champion, business owner and all-round good guy.

David Lawrence

Co-Founder & Managing Director
Almost 20 years of digital marketing experience in both agency and client side. No member of the Rocket team has ever beaten James in a round of golf...

James Lawrence

With degrees in mathematics and economics, nobody understands more about Google Ads (or eats more cheese) than Garry.

Garry Viner

Co-Founder and Senior SEO Strategist
Sharon’s a wonder with the numbers and Mum to two creative kids.

Sharon Clennar

Group Financial Director
David is so across the web, he was involved in YouTube before it was cool.

David Roberts

Commercial Director
Lucie is a creative extraordinaire and avid wearer of bandanas.

Lucie Mammone

Senior Designer
Anita’s our token agency Kiwi and a really talented designer.

Anita Robinson

Senior Designer
Qiret leads people and projects like a champ (just don’t ask her to turn left).

Qiret Lane

Group Account Director
Sachin is an ROI obsessed digital marketer who has a long track record in achieving huge return-on-marketing-investments for his clients.

Sachin Rajah

Director of Client Services
Davy is a French Web designer who arrived in Australia in 2016, bringing his French touch to graphic design down under.

Davy Dubouchet

Design Lead
Bec is a creative designer who adds a personal touch to everything she does.

Rebecca Turner

Senior Designer
Part-time Irish-man, full-time digital marketing extraordinaire.

Kevin McAuley

Commercial Director
Originating from Argentina, Mariano is a savvy marketer with more than 10 years of experience.

Mariano Di Lascio

Director of Digital
Ally is an internet native and a problem solver.

Ally Lester

Office Manager
Rocket's bonafide multi-linguist, acapella-ist, and marketing automation specialist.

Eshita Durve

Head of Marketing
Roeya is a marketing specialist who loves stats… but also loves cocktails and jazz, so you know she’s not a total square.

Roeya Arzani

Account Director
Social whiz Paige knows everything Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube... and rivals Gaz as our in-house indie rocker.

Paige Braunstein

Head of Paid Social
Sam's ad-optimising power is eclipsed only by the size of his heart.

Samuel Weiss

SEM Specialist
Social and video wizard Adrian is utilising his time at Rocket to learn everything about digital marketing.

Adrian Oguz

SEM Specialist
When he's not winning in trivia, Paolo loves uncovering how data can drive marketing strategy.

Paolo Valdez

SEO Executive
When not helping reach things on the top shelf, Darcy can be found playing or listening to alternative rock.

Darcy Cremin

SEO Executive
Certified crocheter Phoenix, loves to blend metrics and creativity in developing marketing strategies.

Phoenix Douglas

Paid Social Specialist
Brodie has a knack for playing the best tunes and finding the right solutions to marketing problems.

Brodie Parker

Account Manager
Paige loves spending time in the ocean... including scuba diving with sharks!

Paige Lasser

Account Manager
Bec brings her love of collaboration to the team, alongside an affinity for AFL and live music festivals.

Rebecca Stiff

Account Manager
Whether it's hitting the snowy slopes or soaking up the sun on the beach, Sam craves any and all things travel-infused.

Sam Lucas

Senior Account Manager
Film photographer and ocean lover Nina has a knack for fusing data and creative brilliance.

Nina Baker

Account Manager
Rumor has it that chocolate and pizza are Talib's secret weapons to marketing success.

Talib Virji

Account Manager
When it comes to crafting compelling copy, Rob hits all the right notes, just like his favourite 80s/90s tunes.

Robert Pain

Junior Copywriter
Joe, our adventurous gym-goer from England, thrives on all things data and spreadsheets.

Joe Alder

Head of SEO
Melissa is a paid social superstar, culinary virtuoso and proud parent of Italian Greyhound Schnitzel.

Melissa Mandryk

Paid Social Specialist
Sam's passion for marketing is only trumped by her love for snowboarding, trail running and scuba diving.

Samantha Dodson

Creative Director
Bec is our resident word nerd and boasts an enviable desk setup with her diverse Funko collection.

Rebecca Humphrey

When not marketing Rocket, Ash can be found whipping up a delectable cup of chai.

Ashlesha Balyan

Marketing Coordinator
Hailing from South Africa, Elmi is always keen to do something outside - swim, cycle or run - whenever she's not deep in to building SEO strategies.

Elmi Nieuwoudt

Senior SEO Specialist
When not working on Paid Search and Paid Social campaigns, Amshu is either hiking up a hill or strolling on a beach.

Amshu Vijay

Digital Marketing Specialist

What we believe in

No Jerks

We value fairness, respect and honesty. This applies to not only our staff but our clients too. Being clear and kind to each other gets better results, plus everyone enjoys themselves on the way.

Be Better

Nothing changes as fast as the digital landscape, and this provides the perfect environment to keep adapting and improving. Our ongoing aim is to be even better in 12 months' time.

Take Ownership

There’s no place for shirkers with Rocket. The people we love to work with are the self-starters: those who take ownership of their work, look for ways to help their colleagues and proactively deliver value to their clients and Rocket.

Do What's Right

What's right isn't the same as what's easy. Speak up and be direct, honest and brave. Our job is not to blindly say 'yes' or to stay quiet when we don't agree. Our job is to say and do what's right.

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