Principal Consultants

  • Keiran Hathorn

    Executive Recruiter/ MD @ Big Wave Digital

    Keiran Hathorn

    An award-winning Executive Search, Technical and Digital Media Recruitment professional with over 15 years specific experience in the Digital Media sector across Australia/NZ/Asia.
    Focused on Executive Search within Digital Media, roles such as :-
    CEO,MD, CIO, CTO, VP Sales, VP Marketing.

    One of Australia’s best connected Digital/Technical recruiters with access to the finest talent across the digital landscape.
    Technical: Specific focus on iOS Apple Mobile iphone/ipad developer recruitment, extensive network.

    Development: E commerce, iOS, Android, php, Dev Ops.

    Strong AWS Cloud infrastructure recruitment experience.


    5 quick questions with Keiran

    What’s your favourite beach?  Tamarama

    Where do you get your caffeine fix? Cafe 169 Randwick

    What’s your favourite movie? Meet The Parents!

    Favourite actor/actress?  Ben Stiller

    Who makes up your immediate family? My amazing wife Rach and two gorgeous girls + a Free Range Wild Guinea Pig.

  • Dayna Stewart

    Head of Digital Recruitment


    Dayna Stewart

    Dayna commenced her recruitment career in 2000 as a Consultant Resourcer. Since then,  she has developed an excellent reputation in the recruitment market as an ethical consultant who effectively builds strong partnerships to deliver timely services to both clients and candidates alike. I Dayna has sound experience in both industrial and commercial sectors and currently aligns herself with professional clientele to provide them with the most up-to-date recruitment services and information available in today’s competitive digital market. Dayna’s key areas of specialisation are honed within the areas of Digital Media, Digital Marketing, Search, Data & Analytics, Digital Advertising, and Sales.


    5 quick questions with Dayna

    What’s your favourite beach?  Little Austi (Austinmer NSW)

    Where do you get your caffeine fix? Wah Wah Lounge, Waterloo

    What’s your favourite movie? Avatar

    Favourite actor/actress?  Ryan Reynolds.. for reasons other than his acting abilities

    Who makes up your immediate family? Hubby and two cutie pie kids (a big brother & a little sister) + a blue cattle dog

  • Lexy Mitchell

    Head of Technical Recruitment

    Lexy Mitchell

    Lexy has been recruiting in the IT Technical sector since 1998. A highly experienced and well respected Senior Recruitment Consultant with a strong track record of building high performing software development teams for innovative organisations that demand the best.
    Specialising in placing contract and permanent Development Managers, Architects, Technical Leads, Technical Consultants, Software / Web Developers / Front End Developers and UX Designers .

    Primary technologies sourced:
    Front End Developer .NET Framework I C# I VB.NET I ASP.NET I MVC3 I MVC4 I WCF I WPF I SQL Server I T-SQL I I Sharepoint Portal Server I MOSS I Biztalk I Silverlight I Angular.js I Azure I HTML5 I PHP I Flash I ColdFusion I Durandal I Knockout I Xcode I Ruby | iOS | Android |

    If you are a top candidate looking to align yourself with some of the best organisations in Sydney please get in touch! or 02 9380 4431



    5 quick questions with Lexy

    What’s your favourite beach?  Sirius Cove Dog Beach

    Where do you get your caffeine fix? Dolcini Cafe Putney

    What’s your favourite movie? Jagged Edge

    Favourite actor/actress?  Jeff Bridges

    Who makes up your immediate family? My legend of a husband, 2 awesome children, 2 elusive cats and 1 incredible fluffy dog

  • Vivianne Tolstan

    Senior Consultant

    I first started my career in Recruitment 10 years ago, having worked within the large generalist and boutique office support space across the Melbourne and Sydney markets. Gaining a comprehensive knowledge and experience in what my clients needs are within the professional services space.

    Most recently I have specialised in recruiting top BDM’s and Account Managers across a vast variety of industry sectors, this has allowed me to build up an extensive network of high end candidates that I am able to tap into exclusively for my clients.

    So, if you are looking for great Sales or Account Managers in the digital space or if you are a top candidate looking to align yourself with some amazing digi and tech companies; get in touch! or 02 9331 5527