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Clients at RSVP & Nexus Awards

RSVP & Nexus Awards

  • TVNZ Season Launch 2009-18 – Orange Productions

“I received fantastic feedback from the presenters about you – great work and thanks for being so flexible with all the changes! That’s why we only use you and your team – absolute professionals!”
Colin Ennor– Event Director- Orange Productions

  • New Zealander of the Year 2015-18 – Staging Connections
  • NZ Radio Awards 2011-13, 15, 17-19 – The Production Company
  • 2015 Commonwealth Games General Assembly- Staging Connections
  • Air New Zealand 2011-18 Annual Shareholders Meeting – The Production Company
  • Zespri Annual Shareholders Meeting 2016-2019 – AV Events
  • Kea World Class New Zealander Awards 2014-18 – Uno Loco
  • Kea World Class New Zealander Awards 2019 – I Want Orange
  • Voyager Media Awards 2016-2019 – Encore Events
  • Canon Media Awards 2011-15 – Staging Connections
  • NZ Property Council Awards 2011-19 – Orange Productions
  • TVNZ Marketing Awards 2015-2019 – Spyglass
  • NZ Export Awards 2013-19 – Orange Productions
  • Direct Marketing Awards 2010-18 – Spyglass/NW Group

“Thanks again for another flawless show.”
Gareth Andrews– Production Manager- Spyglass Productions

“You have safe hands.”
Michele A’Court– Comedienne and Presenter

  • AMP Scholarship Awards 2014-15 – Production Associates
  • Tower CEO’s Roadshow – The Production Company
  • 2013 Newspaper Advertising Awards – AUT Hospitality Services
  • AUT Vice Chancellor’s Awards 2013-18 – AUT  Hospitality Services

“Last night’s event was a huge success. Client has passed on their thanks for your service. Looking forward to work with you again on future events at AUT.”
Jack Mapobpan– Support Manager- AUT Hospitality Services

  • 2013 TV3 Season Launch – Madant
  • 2013 CCA Sales Conference – Madant
  • Fonterra TIFA Winners 2013 – Madant
  • NZCTA Awards 2013 – Orange Productions
  • 2012 AFTA Awards – Madant
  • 2011-15 Marketing Awards – The Production Company
  • An Audience With Tony Blair – Vidcom
  • Coca-Cola 125 years – Madant
  • Sovereign Roadshow – Production Associates

“Thanks for today and please pass on thanks to Reuben again, he was great and the clients said so too. Made them feel very comfortable”
Simon Walker– Producer- Production Associates

  • ANZ Retail Conference – Orange Productions
  • QANTAS Media Awards 2010 – Staging Connections
  • Netguide Web Awards 2010 – Action Events
  • Market Outlook Client Breakfast 2010-11 – CBRE

“A quick note, to thank you very much for all your hard work for the corporate breakfast on Wednesday. I was very impressed by your efficiency and good attitude.”
Richard Horne, Senior Managing Director NZ- CB Richard Ellis

  • Gen-i Super Achievers- 2008-12 – Gen-I NZ
  • 23rd Royal Commonwealth Agricultural Conference – FMG
  • George Weston Foods Conference- 2008 – Ellerslie Convention Centre
  • Farmers’ Mutual Group AGM- 2005-08 – FMG
  • Noel Leeming Group Conference 2005-09 – Events Direct
  • Vector 2005 Safety Days – The Total Event
  • Telecom Corporate Roadshow – Tuatara
  • Elaine Page – CentreStage
  • Fight For Life 2002, 2003-06 – TV3
  • 2005 Telecom Sales Conference – Tuatara
  • Farmers’ Mutual Group Insurance AGM – FMG

“Personally, I find that Prompt Service autocue ensures that nothing is left to chance when I give presentations. It gives me the confidence to speak professionally with passion, engage the audience throughout and know I will get it right every time. No more referring to notes or ad-libbing, just constant eye contact with the audience which has provided me with great feedback, further reinforcing why I would not leave home without it!
Get Prompt Service technology, get Steve, become truly professional in your presentations.”
Gordon Smith, Chief Executive- FMG

  • 2005 Staff Conference – FMG
  • National Party Tax Policy Announcement – Office Of The Leader Of The Opposition
  • Sir Edmund Hillary-FMG Centenary Dinner – The Marketing Division
  • Noel Leeming Group 2005 Conference- Events Direct
  • Sir Edmund Hillary-CEO International Address – Staging Connections
  • TVNZ 2005 Season Launch – TVNZ
  • Sir Edmund Hillary- Fred Hollows Foundation Address – Staging Connections
  • Nutrimetics Australasia 2004 Seminar- Yokohama- Oscar Winning Productions
  • 2004 Telecom Sales Conference – Tuatara

“I am always confident in Prompt Service ability to deliver a high quality service that remains constant, regardless of what the job descriptions and budgets may be.
Prompt Service exceeds expectations; Steve is incredibly competent in his knowledge of the product and industry requirements. His personality makes talent feel at ease and confident in any situation. The equipment supplied is always well maintained and state of the art.
Prompt Service is adaptable, pleasant to work with, self sufficient and have a comprehensive understanding of production needs and time frames.”
Steve King of Prompt Service is without doubt an industry leader.”
Wendy A’Bear, Company Director- Tuatara Productions

  • Nutrimetics Australasia Sales Directors’ Conference, Yokohama- Oscar Winning Productions
  • Roche Diagnostics 04 Conference- AKL – Staging Connections
  • USANA 2003,2005 Convention – AKL – Corporate Theatre

“All went well and Ryan was great to work with. Very accommodating to all last minute requests and would be more than happy to use him and your services again.”
Greg White– Corporate Theatre”.

  • AFTA TV Awards 2002/2003 – AFTA
  • Yellow Pages National Conference – Jack Morton
  • NZ Music Awards – Edge Creative
  • Pepsi National Conference


Best seat in the house for NZ Rugby's Night of Nights.

Sky TV NZ Rugby Awards 2016

“Whenever TVNZ cannot provide a production with a suitable prompter system for an upcoming shoot, I always recommend Steve and his company’s services for their suitable equipment, reliable service and willingness to meet changes to production schedules.”
John Robertson– Production Operations Manager- TVNZ

  • Sky Rugby Awards 2005-18 – Sky TV
  • The Bachelor NZ 2017 Finale – Warner Brothers NZ
  • Survivor NZ 2017 Finale – Warner Brothers NZ
  • What Next? – Rukus Media
  • NZ LABOUR Party 2018 Election messages – Augusto
  • Bambillo Adjustable Massage Bed – Brand Developers
  • Thin Lizzy – Brand Developers

“This is the first time in a while that we’ve gone with professional prompter services and boy did it pay off. You made all of our changes and directions and set ups seamless, and I can’t express how grateful we all were to have you on board. There will be more to come!”
Kirk Gross– Senior Executive Producer- Brand Developers

  • ANZAC Dawn Service 2012, 2016-17 – Maori Television Services
  • Sky Cricket Awards 2014 – Sky TV

“I have been working closely with Steve King from Prompt Service for many years bringing to life many live TV shows in font.
The ease and professionalism with which Steve operates makes our lives simple with the confidence that our expectations are always exceeded.
100 out of 100!”
Piripi Menary, Producer, Event & Floor Manager, Te Ata Holdings Ltd (Sky TV / MTS)

  • FIFA U20 World Cup 2014 Official Draw – Sky TV
  • Green Cross Health, 99
  • NZ First Party Political Broadcast – SPG
  • Happy Hour Season 1 – Pango Productions
  • Chanui Tea – SPG
  • NZ VJ Search – MTV
  • The Great Food Race – Eyeworks
  • Ash vs. Evil Dead, S1, S2 & S3 – Starz Evil Dead

“It was such a pleasure working with you on the AVED shoot! Thank you so much for making the shoot a success…and so much fun. You are hysterical! I’ll be sure to pass your name along to anyone coming thru Auckland in need of how do you say it? Cue?”
Heather Geltzer, Executive Producer- PLAY CREATIVE TV

  • Matariki Magic – Maori Television
  • X-Factor – Mediaworks TV3
  • The Cricket Show – Sky Sport Cricket
  • Westpac Halberg Awards 2012 – SkyTV
  • Politically Correct Guide To Grown-Ups – Razor Films
  • 2011 IRB Awards – SkyTV
  • RWC2011 – ITV
  • RWC2011 – OSB

“Just wanted to say what a pleasure it was to work with such a great team on the Steinlager Awards. It makes the job a whole lot easier and enjoyable when you know there is such a professional bunch of people involved. You guys are awesome.”
Tony ‘TJ’ Johnson– Sport Commentator/Host, Sky Sport

  • Politically Incorrect Parenting Show – Razor Films
  • 7 Days – TV3
  • Spartacus EPKs – Pacific Renaissance
  • Media 7 – TVNZ
  • Farmgate – The Country Channel
  • in beTWEENS, Series 1, 2 & 3 – Greenstone Pictures

“Just a note to say Frances was lovely… she worked damned hard and obviously cared a lot about the role she played. She’s delightful! FYI if I hadn’t got autocue in, Steve, I would currently be lying on the studio floor in a pool of my own blood! Thank God.”
Sarah Kinniburgh– Producer- Greenstone Pictures

  • Shane Cameron- Back In Business – Maori Television
  • Rocked The Nation, Series 1, 2 &3 – Satellite Media
  • Beyond The Darklands, Series 1, 2, 3&4 – Screentime
  • Cambell Live- Various OBs 21/6/7 – TV3

“We were very happy with the product you supplied on the Joe Karam show and hope to use you again.”
Darryn Fouhy– Studio Director- TV3 News

  • Cambell Live- Rugby World Cup OB 18 June 2007 – TV3
  • Shortland Street 15th Anniversary Celebration- SPP
  • Castaway 2007 – Lion Television
  • Let’s Get Inventin! – Television Spaceman
  • Te Mika Show – Patangaroa Entertainment
  • Tui TV – Sky TV

“Steve was a total star, processing last minute script edits on the fly. His quick response and flexibility helped get our shoot day back on track after an unproductive 5 hour power outage! Would definitely book him again for future shoots.”
Rachel Poulter– Producer- Sky TV

  • Life 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 – TV3
  • Persil “Dirt Is Good” TVC Campaign – SPG

“Whenever I hire autocue from Steve, I know that’s one part of the production process that will always go smoothly.”
Nicky MacDonald– Producer- SPG

  • Sing Like A Superstar – Screentime
  • NZ’s Top 100 History Makers – Visionary Film and Television
  • New Zealand First 2005 Election Campaign TVCs – FSP
  • Labour Party 2005 Election Campaign TVCs – Flying Fish
  • Progressive Party 2005 Election Campaign TVCs – Whitebait TV

“…Cheers Mate, We were very pleased to have you there as those shoots live or die on the prompter !! Thanks for being so professional- though ( of course ) I was expecting No less!!”
Richard Hansen– Director- Whitebait TV

  • National Party 2005 Election Campaign TVCs – First Light Pictures
  • DHL Lions Tour: Third Test – BSkyB
  • Praise Be – TVNZ
Clients - Sing Like A Superstar

Sing Like A Superstar

  • TV2 Songstar 2005 – Isola Productions
  • NZ Idol – TVNZ
  • Mike King Tonight – Greenstone Pictures
  • Umanga 2004 – Maori Television

“Ryan was fabulous! He had a cruisy (somewhat boring) run with us during the OB shoot in December so this time he worked his butt off and I was really thankful for his excellent temperament.”

Erina Tamepo– “Umanga” Maori Television
  • Tri-Nations/ Bledisloe Cup ’03 – Sky TV
  • Target – Top Shelf Productions
  • Hell’s Kitchen – Essential Productions
  • Friday Night Football – Sky TV
  • Country Calendar – TVNZ


Clients - Recording an Auckland Rail video

Mayor Len Brown records a video message using Prompt Service

“Being a supplier of first choice, Steve has provided tele-prompter services to my business on numerous occasions. Also on occasion I have asked Steve to fill in for me as a Film/Video Director, when schedules have mean’t that I’m not available. This is high praise considering he’s also a competitor!”
Steve Murray– Director- Synergy Films

  • Mitre 10 Easy As Gardening Guides – Augusto
  • Les Mills International Advanced Training 2015-19 – Les Mills International
  • Chartered Accountants ANZ Career Series – 90 Seconds
  • Farmers Christmas Merchandising 2014-15 – Digital Ninja
  • Fonterra 2014 Conference support – Maddant
  • One Direction iTunes Album Launch – Envy Studios
  • The Warehouse “Team Quarterly” – Screentime Communications
  • Warehouse Stationery “BlueZone” – Screentime Communications
  • Noel Leeming Group Business Update – RealTV
  • Auckland City Rail Update – Ice Interactive
  • ANZ Update – Propeller

“The shoot went very smoothly yesterday, we actually ended up ahead of schedule! And Reuben was great! Really glad we ended up hiring the autocue, it just made everything run so much smoother.”
Emily Roper– Producer- The Church

  • Westpac Smile TV – Screentime Communications
  • Air NZ Inflight Safety Video 2013, 2019 – Curious Films and Exposure
  • CCA MD’s Monthly Update and RWC Update – Screentime Communications
  • Fonterra Annual Report – Jam TV
  • Coca-Cola Amatil “My Customer” Launch – Screentime Communications
  • Starship DVD – Madant

“My thanks for keeping me prompted and on track during the making of our Starship DVD. The end product is amazing! You are a STAR for Starship.”
Andrew Young, CEO- Starship Foundation

  • Ministry Of Health DVD – Exposure

“thanks very much for working with us over the last few days. We thought you were great so much appreciated…. see you next AUTO-CUE time!”
Catherine Madigan– Exposure

  • Smith & Smith- Closing Every Sale – Toybox
  • NZTE: Inside Enterprise (Magazine Series 09-11) – Screentime
  • ANZ CEO – Propellor Productions
  • House of the Year – Transmission Productions
  • Vero VTV7 – Edge Creative
  • Westpac Upfront – Sauce

“Thanks for today. You are a true professional.”
Tony Van Deursen– Producer/Director- Montrose Digital

  • Project Beckham – Flying Fish
  • CourierPost – Edge Creative
  • Tourism NZ – FSP
  • Westpac ‘Satisfaction’ – Sauce

“All good thanks, Stephanie was on time and very professional. Able to make changes that all clients seem to enjoy making! Very much appreciated!”
Tamara Barris– Producer- Sauce

  • LMI Quarterly Education Series ’05-’11 – Les Mills International
  • RugbySmart ’07 – Sauce
  • Sanitarium Healthy Steps – FSP
  • St Johns Ambulance – FSP
  • National Bank NZ Netball Coaching DVD – Propellor Productions
  • MedTV – MedTV
  • Placemakers Training DVD – Flying Start Pictures
  • Fonterra re-branding – Flying Fish
  • Toyota Financial Service CDRom – Spyglass
  • Coca-Cola Raspberry Launch – Maddant
  • Air NZ All Blacks Launch – FSP
  • Vero VTV – Edge Creative
  • Vodafone 3G Launch – Edge Creative
  • Parents Inc- Parenting Tool Box – Whitebait TV
  • Connecting with Customers: Auckland City – Synergy
  • Vector Induction Programme – Shotz
  • Westpac News – Sauce
  • ANZ Corporate – Omnicron
  • Turn It Up: Telecom Retail – Video Promotions
  • Sky City Host Responsibility – Video Promotions
  • Vodafone – Edge Creative
  • Office Products Depot – Video Promotions
  • Telecom Mobile – Video Promotions
  • Whitcoulls News – FSP