We would like to introduce you to our team

With a combined 40 years of advertising, marketing and recruitment experience, the Big Splash team is a mix of talented individuals! We thought you might like to get to know us a little better.

Sharon Davies

Founding Director

Sharon believes in constant challenge and innovation. With a background in recruitment she was the original driving force behind the establishment of Big Splash in New Zealand and Australia. Her coalface experience means Sharon understands the business better than anyone, from graphic design, to media buying through to recruitment technology development.

A NZ Business Woman of the Year 2015 finalist, Sharon continues to strive for new and innovative solutions in the recruitment sector. Today, Sharon oversees global operations as well as managing ongoing business strategy and relationships with key accounts.

Dianne Bow

Operations Manager

With expertise in accounting and management of finances, Dianne oversees daily financial operation of the business. A key figure since Big Splash was founded in 2002, Dianne continues to manage and implement finance policy and procedure. She is also responsible for the effective implementation of business expansion.

Steve Ballantyne


Steve has a passion for innovative branding strategy. He is a highly acclaimed expert brand specialist involved with Big Splash at a strategic level. With over 20 years of experience in marketing and advertising, he is one of New Zealand’s leading B2B minds.

Jane Stevens

Senior Account Manager

Jane comes from an impressive advertising background and has joined us to lead our advertising department. A great hire starts with a great advertising campaign and with over 10 years’ of experience in both online and offline media, Jane is well placed to advise on your talent attraction strategy. She is passionate about sharing data insights and looking beyond just 'placing this ad' She will work with you to drive better brand strategy campaigns, to improve brand awareness and support you to become your ideal candidate's preferred employer of choice.

Victoria Williams

Sales Director

Victoria has worked with our business for over 10 years and brings a wealth of knowledge to her client campaigns. She has worked with hundreds of companies to help streamline their recruitment strategy and deliver them quality candidates.