Search Republic is a conglomerate of some of the best digital marketing minds and e-commerce practitioners in the country. When you become a Search Republic partner, you’ll enjoy full access to this formidable resource.
Our Amazing Team
Optimistic and open-minded, Taryn always wants to be learning. She previously spent a year living in Chile and travelling South America teaching English. Taryn enjoys exercise, yoga, spending time in the sun, reading, and socialising when she isn’t at work. She also has a phobia of buttons.
When he isn’t at work, Karl loves playing and watching sports, particularly tennis and golf. He values spending time with family and friends, is an avid movie and music buff, and he plays the drums in a garage rock band.
Respect for others and meaningful work are of high value to Megan. She believes in embracing fun wherever possible. Outside of work, she enjoys sailing, watching Youtube, and working on drawings for her art Instagram page.
As life is short, Brad believes in enjoying every day and fostering positive relationships with everyone around him, especially the amazing team members and partners of Search Republic. When he isn’t at work, Brad enjoys being a dad and husband, mountain biking, and spending time in the great outdoors. He spent four years living in Japan, and almost one year on an island that could be bicycled around in under an hour. Brad has climbed most of NZ’s 3000m peaks, and was alpine climbing in Pakistan on September 11th 2001. He has also completed 10 marathons.
Being curious and questioning everything is something that Tessa values. She believes that the world offers us so much more than most people ever get to experience, so it is important to make the most of even the smallest things. When she isn’t at work, Tessa enjoys music, good food, being outdoors in the sun, keeping active, spending time with loved ones, looking after her health, and creating a life entirely on her own terms.
When she’s not at work, Natasha enjoys ‘just very normal, standard things’ like watching Netflix, reading a good book, catching up with friends, or going on walks. She values positivity and kindness in every aspect of life. Natasha is also partial to wearing a graphic tee to work on Fridays.
When she isn’t at work, Billie volunteers for the SHOUT mental health text service, and learns NZ Sign Language. She values empathy and having an open mind above all else. She enjoys writing, playing piano, traveling, and spending time with friends and family. Billie also eats her cereal without milk.
When he isn’t at work, Isreal enjoys reading, fishing, writing, eating, and learning. He places high importance on the values of fairness and honesty in all life contexts. He’d also like people to know that he is not, in fact, from Israel.
Outside of Search Republic, Tony enjoys social time with family and friends over a BBQ. He believes trust is the foundation for every great relationship and values positivity, motivation, and challenging yourself. Tony has lived in many cities throughout NZ, mainly the South Island. He loves Auckland, and you can find him exploring the Northland Region in his free time.
Outside of work, Alea enjoys playing with her "nebelung" cat Pocki, watching movies/shows, cruising on her skateboard and having bake nights/fiestas with friends.
In her spare time, Estelle likes to travel and has previously visited Australia, Fiji, America, Canada and various parts of New Zealand. Although she loves to stay active, she also enjoys reading a good book or watching a good show. Her friends and family are very important to her and values helping and supporting others. She says the best thing about Search Republic is the ‘friendly team and supportive environment’.
Lawrence values his friends and family and likes to spend time with them in his spare time. He also loves to stay active and has a passion for basketball which he enjoys due to his competitive nature. Lawrence likes to travel and has travelled to Japan, Fiji, and Singapore; he is planning to visit the States next. His favourite thing about Search Republic is the friendly environment and extensive knowledge his colleagues have of digital marketing. He is excited to have the opportunity to learn from them as a new grad.
When she’s not at work, you can find Briony out on hikes or walks, and she also enjoys going out for dinner with her partner and friends. The values that drive her are kindness, loyalty, respect, and honesty. Briony is a super-fast reader, and she can easily finish a good book in just one day.
What our clients say
”It's been great to work with Search Republic on both short and long term campaigns. They have a team of experts who can pick up a brief and help you execute to the highest level. I've enjoyed their can-do attitude and being able to continuously improve the performance of precious ad dollars.Lloyd Evaroa, Head of MarketingTax Management NZ
”Search Republic are one of the better companies I've worked with. Usually we're not a fan of outsourcing work but it is hard to compete with the digital skills of SR. Brad, Karl, Isaac are not only shareholders, they're also deeply involved in the work SR do. If you've got a need for digital marketing or SEO check these guys out first.Peter Smith, OwnerFoodbox
”Brad and his team at Search Republic have been fantastic. They are incredibly professional and have added significant value. I highly recommend their services!Sarah Cotterall, OwnerSilk & Steel
”Search Republic is a specialist in Google Search and SEO and as such know and understand their product very well. Often agencies that dabble in Search and SEO and don't do it well. It is a science with ever moving goal posts and its single focus means Search Republic is right on top of how to get the best results.Marty Dinniss, MarketingFuso & Keith Andrews
”Search Republic has provided excellent service in managing Google ads for Wintec for several years. No matter the account manager, the responsiveness and customer service was always A+.Martin Brock, Head of MarketingWintec
”The team at Search Republic are a pleasure to work with, and are a great support to the Skyline Enterprises businesses. Proactive communication, a sound understanding of our businesses and target markets, and incredible knowledge of search engine algorithms are among the attributes that make Search Republic our very valuable partner in organic SEO and PPC advertising. We highly recommended their services to anyone - SME to large enterprise.Will Appleman, Head of Digital MarketingSkyline Enterprises
”Awesome team to work with. Search Republic helped us to bring our business to new heights. The team has excellent analytical skills and is absolutely result oriented. It is always a pleasure to work with Search Republic. Life Com Ltd.Nils Bischoff, Co FounderLife Reader
”Have worked with these guys for years now. It's great to see a good kiwi success story showing passion, smarts and integrity. Looking forward to many more years of partnership.Phil Wright, GM of CampersMotorhome Republic
”Search Republic know their stuff! We chose Search Republic as our agency's preferred Adwords partner after a rigorous hunt for the right fit, and we have not been disappointed. Great people with a great service ethic, they go above and beyond expectations to deliver great results.Iain Urquhart, Trakta Agency LeadJohn Deere
”Love working with the team at Search Republic who provide professional and quality SEO work. It's always a treat to visit their office too - great coffee and friendly smiles.Melt du Plooy, Head of SEOAir New Zealand
”After 3 different agencies I think I've found someone who is making a difference. If you're feeling disillusioned with your digital campaign/s - I'd suggest you give SR a call.Dave Watson, OwnerSaveBarn
”We have worked with Search Republic for at least two years now and they have helped us to grow our organic traffic and implement new strategies through SEM to get more targeted traffic to our website.Simon Fisher, Co-FounderOcula
”The team at Search Republic have delivered on all their promises and continue to be a great company to work with. We are very satisfied with the revenue growth they have helped us deliver, their responsiveness to our queries and their focus on continuous improvement of our SEO and SEM results.Angela Hallberg, Head of MarketingOmega Rental Cars
”We love working with Search Republic. They go a long way to demystifying the complex world of SEO. And we now feature at or near the top of page 1 every time!Richard Bowman, OwnerEvery Educaid
”We were grateful to be personally referred to Search Republic and in a world where every company is bidding for your SEO and Adwords dollar they were refreshing. Great personalities and clear and thorough reporting make for easy monitoring of our SEO and Adwords services. We are glad to have them onboard as our online partners.Abbie Ross, Head of MarketingHarrows Furniture
”We have been working with Brad, Isreal and the team for a year now, and have seen significant growth in both SEO development and wiser spending on Google Adwords. We had no idea what potential there could be if we moved companies, and after seeing our growth in on-line leads we have not being disappointed. I can only recommend their servicesOdin Madsen, Head of MarketingSea Containers
”Search republic have been a fantastic asset to our team at Mr Blinds. We are a small to medium sized company operating in a very competitive space so needed visibility and assistance maximising our SEO. They spent considerable time tidying up and undoing another companies poor efforts and have then concentrated on progressing us forward.Anthony Katavich, OwnerMr Blinds
”The SR team have been great to work with, and are the perfect partners for the NZ Fine Touring businesses. They understood our businesses and our different global markets. Great communicators and very strong in finding positive returns on our investment. A very valuable partner in PPC and organic SEO advertisingChris Sutton - OwnerFine Touring New Zealand