Maria started her journey with Mi9 NZ as an Account Coordinator in January 2018, was promoted to Account Manager in September 2018 and again to Business Development Manager in August 2019. Maria was a finalist for Junior Ad-Ops Person of the Year in the 2019 IAB New Zealand Awards for her time as Account Coordinator from January-August 2018.
Prior to Mi9, Maria worked for First Screen, where she got her start in the mobile and digital advertising industry in 2017.
Maria’s academic background includes a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Media, Film and Television from the University of Auckland and the FutureYou digital course run by Michael Te Young.
In her spare time Maria enjoys spending time with her friends brunching at cool Auckland locations.