A Brand New Media Agency

About Assembled Media.

Assembled media is a brand new, independent media buying agency. We are independent from multinational communications groups and independent in spirit. We seek out results for our clients without bias, and we do this whilst setting a new benchmark in service and transparency.

Our commitment is to effectively connect our clients brands with the right customers, using the most suitable channels, in the most effective and efficient manner possible.

Assembled Media is a specialist media strategy, planning and buying agency. We do not pretend to offer full service solutions.

We don’t need to.

We are a part of the Assembled Group of agencies.

Our Services.

This is what we do.

We deliver the core media services our clients require from a market leading media agency.

Our Approach.

This is how we do it!

We confidently say what we will do.

We make no apologies for establishing a new benchmark based on four clear principles.

Assembled Group capabilities.

This is what our Assembled Group partner agencies do to allow us to focus on delivering core media services.

Assembled agencies, whether together or alone, contribute to our clients targeted communications effectively, efficiently and affordably.

Our Assembled Talent.

This is who does it.

Our team are experienced, senior, client-focused, media agency professionals.

Mark Allen

Commercial Director / Partner

Mark’s knowledge of the media landscape has been gleaned from a long career on radio stations SEN and 3AW. This experience has allowed him to build formative and lasting relationships with some of Australia’s biggest media players.

Mark enjoys nurturing his client relationships with a commitment to delivering an enhanced level of service. Mark believes his inherent competitive nature ensures he negotiates hard on his clients’ behalf. He’s passionate about delivering end-to-end media strategies that allow his clients to succeed and excel in highly competitive markets. Mark is proud to be a part of an independent media agency that simplifies the road to brand amplification.

David Schwarz

Commercial Director / Partner

David is a former AFL player and has long been a feature in the Australian media landscape. He’s been a presenter for Australia’s leading media networks including Channel 7, Triple M, 3AW and most memorably SEN’s ‘The Run Home’ program which he co-hosted with Mark Allen.

David’s media knowledge and unparalleled network allows him to tailor specialist media solutions to his Assembled Media clients. He is passionate about building lasting relationships and delivering effective and affordable outcomes for the clients he represents. David works on the principles of transparency, clarity and effectiveness and strives to ensure his clients are seen and heard by the right people.

Ainslee Baruhas

Social Media

Ainslee is a skilled content producer and social media manager who specialises in delivering strategic solutions in the digital space. Equipped with an interdisciplinary skill set which includes knowledge and experience in Public Relations, Advertising, Media and a specialisation in Journalism. A writer at heart, she revels in bringing creative ideas to life and helping businesses to craft a lasting impression in the social environment.

Matt Parker

Digital Strategy

Matt brings over 15 years experience as a creative director at a number of leading media and online studios. His success emanates from working on large scale projects that include some of Australia’s most prominent companies. His overall skill-set is multi- faceted and extends to an array of online development mediums.

To complement his design and development skills, Matt has also had extensive experience in overseeing complete end to end solutions that encompass all components of a major project from tender process right through to site deployment.

Craig Hart

Executive Chairman

Craig is the Executive Chairman of Assembled Group. Assembled Group is a group of marketing and communications agencies the combination of which is assembled to deliver clients clarity, accountability and a solid working relationship focused on attainable outcomes.

Craig is directly involved in establishing the standards by which all Assembled agencies deliver products and services. The focus is on how the client is assisted to drive breakthroughs in performance and a sustainable advantage in highly competitive markets.

In addition to Craig’s background as a commercial lawyer, he has an extensive history in marketing and business having held senior roles with Omnicom in Asia, Photon Group and Blueprint Group.

Assembled Media is launched
by Assembled Group.

Assembled Media has been launched by Assembled to provide the market with a different style of media agency.

Assembled media will operate on the basis of being more transparent and clearer with clients regarding their budgets and our fees on a fully disclosed basis.

As a part of Assembled Group, Assembled Media focuses on the core media competencies of strategy, planning and buying.

When our clients require creative input advertising, digital or strategic PR we involve the specialist agency from the group most qualified to deliver that those disciplines to the Assembled Group standard.

Visit Assembled Group to find out more.


2/24 Bank Place,
South Melbourne VIC 3205

David Schwarz
Phone: 0457 000 098

Mark Allen
Phone: 0408 553 442