Skip links

About Us

"Turning Marketing Theory Into Practice"

We create marketing ideas that are bigger, bolder, braver and better.

The Marketing Bureau is a specialist Marketing & Communications consultancy with a core philosophy that revolves around the proven reality that Marketing is a great deal more than a set of tools, techniques or facilities. In this environment, The Marketing Bureau brings to its work, a dynamic, powerful and effective approach to the development and implementation of marketing and/or communication strategies. It brings a focus that will inevitably be lacking in any single tool service provider (i.e. PR Consultant, Advertising Agency etc.) This is a critical base for any subsequent strategy development or programme implementation.

The Consulting team at The Marketing Bureau have access to a whole world of marketing or communications “tools” and employ them as and when appropriate – either from in-house resource or external specialist resource, if required. In addition, a comprehensive skills transfer approach is reflected in our range of specialist Marketing & Media Communications Training Programmes, ensuring that we help Clients equip themselves with the requisite skills rather than create excessively dependent relationships with us or any other external providers. We also provide professional services and consultancy towards Circular Economy, Sustainability and Technology development.


Marketing and Advertising, Sustainability and Circular Economy

Company size

2-10 Associates


Privately Held




Sales, Marketing & Corporate Communications Consulting & Training
Circular Economy, Sustainability and Technology Development.

Meet The Team

Brian H Meredith Founder (1954-2018)

A Londoner by birth and upbringing and a New Zealander by marriage, residence, and spirit, Brian began his communications and marketing career as a Junior Reporter on the Neath Guardian in South Wales.

He subsequently took his writing skills and put them to use developing a career with major London and Manchester-based advertising agencies.

Immediately prior to coming to New Zealand in 1987, he was a Director of Saatchi & Saatchi in the UK. and Acting Chief Executive of the company’s $50 million Manchester Agency.

Since arriving in New Zealand he has been General Manager, Marketing at Television New Zealand, Project Director of the 1992 New Zealand America’s Cup Challenge and Joint General Manager at Radio New Zealand in Auckland.

In 1994, Brian established The Marketing Bureau Ltd., a Marketing Consulting firm which has handled assignments on behalf of over 60 of New Zealand’s Top 500 Organisations as well as for clients in Sydney, Hong Kong, London & Blackpool.

He is an occasional lecturer in Marketing, writes a monthly Marketing Column for NZ Business Magazine and is in demand as a Keynote Speaker on the Australasian Conference Circuit.

Brian remains the inspiration for TMB team forever…
Created by Brian, TMB key training modules and presentation skills training….Know More

Successful Projects
Happy clients
positive feedback
cups of coffee