The Spinoff is an online magazine and custom content creator. We employ some of New Zealand’s best non-fiction writers to create smart, shareable content.
What we do
The Spinoff is the most talked about media startup in New Zealand.
The Spinoff Custom
The Spinoff Custom creates engaging, shareable content for brands.
Editor & Publisher
Editor and publisher of The Spinoff.
Alex Casey is the Television Editor at The Spinoff. After working full-time as projectionist at TV's sworn enemy 'the movies', she jumped ship to a smaller screen, and is stuck there now.
Hayden Donnell is a staff writer for The Spinoff.
The Spinoff Production Editor
Catherine McGregor is an editor for The Spinoff Custom. She writes regularly about film and television for Metro magazine.
José is staff producer for The Spinoff, in charge of all audio, video and illustrated products.
Steve Braunias lives in Te Atatu and works at the New Zealand Herald, and as editor of the Spinoff Review of Books. He is the author of nine books, including The Shops, a collaboration with photographer Peter Black, published by Luncheon Sausage Books in 2016. Steve was born in Mt Maunganui in 1960.
Politics editor for The Spinoff. Columnist for The New Zealand Herald and RNZ. Features for The Guardian.
Scotty Stevenson is Editor-at-large for The Spinoff Sports, and a commentator and columnist.
Calum Henderson is a staff writer at The Spinoff, and writes about TV for nzherald.co.nz.
Madeleine Chapman is a staff writer at The Spinoff.
Don is a Raglan-bred writer who is still learning to surf. He's staff feature writer for The Spinoff.
Ashleigh Bogle is Account Manager at The Spinoff, and in charge of reporting across all on-platform clients.
Social Media Manager
Skye manages our social media channels and audiences.