Year Joined: 1999
Regular Member

IQ Board Position: VP New Media
Past President, 2014-2018
President Elect, 2012-2014
VP Communications, 2006-2012

City: Los Angeles, CA /Sydney
United States /Australia
Languages: English


Known for building teams with responsibility to timelines, budget and delivering projects above client expectation, Donna’s marketing background also ensures a strong connection between brand storytelling and the innovative ways in which those narratives may be told.

Donna is the Founding Owner and Executive Producer of CAPITOL Productions Pty Ltd, with 20+ years working extensively in the APAC Region in the film, television and multimedia industries.  Recognised in 2011 as one of Australia’s Most Promising Exporters to global markets, with partnerships in world-wide brands such as Volkswagen, Nestle, BMW, P&G and Coca-Cola.

In 2019 Donna relocated to Spinifex Group’s LA office, as Executive Producer and VP, Business Development, broadening the opportunity for producing projects that push technology even further in mixed medias.

Donna celebrates 21 years a Member of IQ, currently serving on the Board of Directors as the Immediate Past President and having Hosted the 2011 IQ Sydney Conference and the 2020 IQ Virtual Conference from California.

Awards / Honors

  • Cannes – Gold, Silver and Bronze Lion
  • New York One Show – Gold Award
  • Clio Awards – Category Winner
  • London International – Category Winner
  • Mobius Award – Best of Category
  • AWARD Awards – Commercial of the Year

Clients / Networks

Corona, Coca-Cola, Toyota, Volkswagen, P&G, Nestlée, Hägen-Dazs, Schwarzkopf, Johnson & Johnson, Jeep, John West, Levi’s, Cadbury, Chrysler, McDonald’s, Qantas, Nissa, Honda, Pepsi, Kellog’s, Tourism Australia, and more.

“Your strategy, creativity, production excellence, amazing CAPITOL team and your introduction to your extended relationships, are remarkable.”
Paul Ronalds, CEO – Save The Children Australia

Production Specialties

New Media


Company: CAPITOL Productions

Company: Spinifex Group

Phone: + 61 419 995 653
[email protected]

Company Overview

Spinifex Group combines the age-old art of storytelling with tools of the digital-age.  Having developed a unique style of technology infused storytelling that enables brands to connect with their most important audiences in more magical and memorable ways. A creative studio, experiential digital agency, and content production company all rolled into one.
CAPITOL Productions Pty Ltd engages experience and a unique global network of production partners, to produce the most exciting, strategic and cost effective marketing assets in partnership with our clients.