The Hobson Ltd creates tailored publications for community and business needs.

The Hobson magazine is a community magazine with style, depth of content and outstanding design. It serves the inner-eastern Auckland neighbourhoods of Parnell, Remuera, Newmarket, Meadowbank and Orakei and has the simple editorial tenet that everything should be of “local interest”.

If you like the look of what we’re doing with the print magazine, talk to us about your own brand communication needs, such as targeted content, publications and annual reports. We work with a network of the best researchers, e-marketers and digital designers to create a suite of communication tools connecting you and your target audience.

Content Creators: Kirsty Cameron + Stephen Penny

Editor and publisher Kirsty Cameron is a journalist, editor, content curator and published author. The launch editor of the Australian edition of InStyle magazine, she has been a feature writer and political reporter for The Australian newspaper. More recently she was responsible for the build and launch of the aggregated content site now known as for APN/New Zealand Magazines. See Kirsty’s profile on LinkedIn for further information.

Art director Stephen Penny has created visual identities and branding for clients including Bendon’s Elle Macpherson Lingerie (from launch) and Bendon Man. As a magazine designer, he created commemorative issues of Sports Illustrated for the Sydney 2000 Olympics, as well as custom creative solutions for Toyota, Alfa Romeo, Chanel and the Australian Federal Government’s GST campaign.