About us

Attn marketing pr is a well established public relations and marketing firm based in Hawke’s Bay.

Founded by Anna Lorck and Damon Harvey in 2003, Attn! has worked with many local and national businesses as well as the region’s local councils, leading many of the region’s most significant public campaigns. The team has also helped launch many of the region’s most high profile brands and has been instrumental in the growth of many local businesses into national and international brands.

What sets us apart are our deep connections and strong relationships across all sectors – if you’re looking to establish your profile, we’re the best in the game.

Anna and Damon started their careers as journalists and can write engaging content across all media platforms – from traditional media such as print through to digital and social media. We know that content is KING (or QUEEN).  Your content needs to be engaging, compelling, exciting, informative, imaginative while at the same time SIMPLE. That’s our expertise – to bring your brand and business to life using a wide range of communication and marketing tools.

We have an experienced and well connected team of PR, marketing and communications specialists, designers, web developers and videographers at the ready. We are the ‘go to’ in establishing new businesses as well as assisting businesses in capital raise and new business opportunities.

Lastly – we’re LOYAL & LOCAL. Over the years we have supported many local not-for-profit organisations. Over the years we’re proud to be involved with the likes of Mates 4 Life workplace suicide prevention programme, the Hawke’s Bay Basketball Academy (developing youth), The Jarrod Cunningham Youth Sport Trust, Sport Hawke’s Bay, Hawke’s Bay Rugby and many others.

Attn is also the publishers of The Profit, Hawke’s Bay’s only dedicated business publication- www.theprofit.co.nz

Damon Harvey

Damon is a well respected strategic adviser providing sound business direction and communication and marketing solutions to a wide range of local and national companies. His background is in journalism, PR, sport sponsorship and marketing.

He’s the editor and publisher of The Profit – Hawke’s Bay’s leading business magazine – www.theprofit.co.nz

Damon strongly believes in actively participating in the community and providing his skills and experience. He has gained a high level of governance experience which includes being a current Hastings District Councillor (currently serving his 3rd term and chair of performance and monitoring) , chair of Sport Hawke’s Bay, co-chair of the Jarrod Cunningham Youth Sport Trust, Trustee of Mates of Hawke’s Bay (a workplace suicide prevention programme – www.mates4life.org.nz) and Sportslink. He has also been a governance adviser for the Paora Winitana and Paul Henare Basketball Academy.

In his spare time he loves surfing, mountain biking, keeping hit and healthy and spending time with his family.

Contact Damon – 021 2886 772 or damon@attn.co.nz 

Anna Lorck

Anna Lorck has spent her career championing and campaigning  for  Hawke’s Bay, business, industry  and the community. With over 25 years in the communications and media PR game, Anna has earned a reputation for breaking through regional boundaries, ensuring those in the provinces get their stories told across New Zealand and internationally.

Anna served seven years as an elected board member of Hawke’s Bay Chamber of Commerce. She is on the advisory committee for the Hawke’s Bay Primary Sector Awards and is a Graduate of the Kelloggs Rural Leadership Programme.
Anna is a founding director of Attn!