WE ARE BORDERLESS.

Our team is a dedicated group of social change agents who partner with a wide range of experts and specialists from around the world.

Qiujing Wong

Chief Executive

Qiujing Wong

Chief Executive


Qiujing Wong is co-Founder and Chief Executive of Borderless. She is committed to social change thinking, entrepreneurship and innovation and has led the creation of a number of social change activations delivered by Borderless.  In 2012, Qiujing was awarded the Blake Leader Award by the Sir Peter Blake Trust for her contribution to social change.

Recent highlights of Q’s career include: creating a “A Grandmother’s Tribe”, a film and campaign that has raised funds and awareness for grandmothers of sub-Saharan Africa; producing “Harpooned Soul: the Jade Bell story”, a film and campaign in North America against drug-abuse; co-creating Be. Accessible, a nationwide accessibility campaign in New Zealand; co-founding the Borderless Foundation; and leading the creation of the Telecom Foundation brand in New Zealand.

Q currently leads a team of change agents committed to developing thinking and actions to unlock and drive positive social change both in New Zealand and around the world.

Contact Q: +64 21 620 348   20151104 563964389a49e email icon

 

 

Dean Easterbrook

Managing Director

Dean Easterbrook

Managing Director


Dean Easterbrook is co-Founder and Managing Director of Borderless. Dean leads the creative direction of a range of social change films and campaigns. His achievements include: being nominated as Best Director & Best Film for the documentary film and campaign, “Harpooned Soul: the Jade Bell story”; being awarded the Carolyn Stolman Humanitarian Award in Sonoma, California for the film and campaign “A Grandmother’s Tribe”, leading the creation of the dedicated film and video department for Borderless; and co-creating the BORDERLESS Foundation to support the ongoing social change campaigns created by Borderless.

Dean is currently based in Auckland, where his focus is working with colleagues, clients and partners to bring to market socially significant creative campaigns. He is responsible for company-wide creative excellence, and he actively develops ideas related to the field of human-interest, socially-led films and campaigns.

CONTACT Dean: +64 21 625 012   20151104 563964389a49e email icon

Kimberley (Buchanan) Plate

Executive Producer (North America)

Kimberley (Buchanan) Plate

Executive Producer (North America)


Kimberley is a talented and experienced producer, writer and host. She represents Borderless’ interests in North America and has worked in China, Canada and the US. Now based in Napa Valley, CA, she continues to develop documentary and television projects with the Borderless team. Kimberley is a seasoned entrepreneur with a Bachelor of Asian Studies who worked in finance for many years before making the move into the film industry.

Dave Henderson

Editor

Dave Henderson

Editor


Creating meaningful digital stories is a real strength of Dave’s. Prior to joining the Borderless team in early 2014, he worked as a film and television editor for more than ten years in both the UK and New Zealand. Dave is excited about using his passion for film and video to promote positive social change.  He has a Bachelor of Arts in Media and Cultural Studies from the University of Manchester, UK.

Kala Clark

Account Manager

Kala Clark

Account Manager


Kala is the part of the Social Change Activations team at Borderless where she works to implement social change strategies with organisations or individuals.

She completed a Bachelor of Arts in Media and Sociology and went on to do a communications internship for a well-known organisation that works for children in developing countries. This grew her critical thinking and confirmed her passion for social change that had been growing from a young age. Kala believes that communication and technology are tools that can lead to true social change and hopes to use them to make a visible change in the world.

Chloe Blades

Production Manager

Chloe Blades

Production Manager


Chloe is responsible for ensuring the successful delivery of all video and film productions at Borderless.

She graduated from Loughborough University with a BaHons English Literature degree. She worked at Mt. Eden prison as a Reintegration Co-ordinator to improve the prospects and situation for incarcerated men, and is a volunteer writer for the Afghanistan and Central Asian Association in London and Kabul campaigning for refugees in Europe coming from Central Asia. Chloe is passionate about creating meaningful, empowering stories and working with inspiring people to drive positive social change outcomes.

Sophie Scherger

General Assistant

Sophie Scherger

General Assistant


Sophie is currently studying a Bachelor of Arts (Film, Television and Media) at the University of Auckland. As a part-time member of the team, Sophie supports both digital storytelling and social change activation teams across a range of projects. She is passionate about storytelling and the media and its power to influence how we behave and think.