We have been in business since 1999 and are situated in a purpose built building within PBBnz using the latest digital printing technology and online tools.

We are Manawatu’s full service design agency, transforming and evolving businesses throughout New Zealand since 1999. With a team who each bring their own specialisation to the table we take a fresh, unique approach by merging creative design with digital marketing.

Borne out of PBB (Performance Beef Breeders) Pivots’ origins lie in being the creative force behind  the beef breeding associations of New Zealand including Angus New Zealand and Hereford.

We are passionate about helping our clients’ reach their full potential. As part of PBB we understand a wide range of industries, we work alongside our clients to find opportunities and solve existing problems. With digital innovation and creativity at our heart we bring this to everything we do including print, design, digital marketing and creative thinking.

We love to delve into our clients’ business to gain a deeper understanding of their audience, their painpoints, the best channels to use to engage with them and to give our clients’ businesses a competitor’s edge. We then measure customer behaviours and turn this information into value, that will achieve continuous improvement.

Why choose Pivot Design?

  • 30 years design & printing experience.
  • Exemplary knowledge of breeders requirements sound working relationships built over 16 years.
  • Design & print turn around time guaranteed.
  • In-house quality digital printing.
  • In-house backup support & IT specialists.
  • Conveniently located with friendly service.
  • Pivot Design purposely partners with quality, reliable commercial printing companies.
  • We keep it local. Proudly recruiting the services of New Zealand & regional businesses & supporting our community.

Our Team

The faces of Pivot Design


Adele Gray

Manager & Graphic Design

Glenn Morton

Graphic Design
katie whitefield

Katie Whitefield

Graphic Design
Rick Hambrook

Rick Hambrook

Web Developer


What our clients say…

  • Wonderful!! Really well done, you have made an awesome job of this thank you. Comments from the members of the sponsorship committee are really positive with how well it has come up; the photos have captured the East Coast theme very well. Chocolate fish all round.

    Gemma Hain

    Hain Herefords
  • Congratulations Rob and team, on the great new brand for AngusNZ. I like the fresh new layout of the Spring Magazine and I read it cover to cover! Thank you for your effort on our behalf, it makes me feel really proud to be part of the Angus family.

    Sue Crawhaw

    Angus New Zealand Re-brand
  • Many thanks for the catalogue, it looks absolutely wonderful, like the gold edging, really eye catching.

    Colleen Gifford

    Oripak Simmental
  • The canvases arrived today and look brilliant, I’ve already phoned my sister in excitement! Thanks very much… I am sure that when the other grandchildren reach 2 years we’ll be contacting you for their protraits too… and I think I might get onto a project or two in the New year for us.

    Cath Cranstone

    Wedding Prints
  • Thanks for the wonderful job you made on our Female Sale Catalogue! It certainly has set a benchmark and earnt much praise. We also feel it contributed greatly towards our most successful sale.

    Margaret & Charlie Lee

    Leelands Herefords
  • We had a tour meeting last night and someone brought along their booklet that had already arrived in the mail. Everyone is really pleased with it, they are well set-out and look very professional – I’m sure everyone will be impressed with when they receive them in the mail with their newsletter. So thank you for doing a great job and you were a pleasure to deal with.

    Stephaine Dew

    Latimoor Herefords
  • Your customer service is fantastic!


  • Thanks Adele, By the way, you were formally acknowledged and thanked for your great contribution to the magazines success, in the report given on the Highland Advantage, at NHR’s AGM on Saturday. I want to say again how much I enjoy working with you on this, and that your professionalism is appreciated.

    Carole Morison

    Tigh Mor Highlands