Our Team

Danielle Stewart

Co-Founder

Danielle is carving out a new market as Co-Founder and Managing Director of My Word. With business acumen, an entrepreneurial flair and insights built from her corporate background, she has acted on a gap in the market.

Drawing on her 10+ year experience working across different industries has given Danielle the resilience and knowledge to position the business as a market leader.

Family is at the core of her drive and she is now on a mission to help others connect through stories that would otherwise be lost. Danielle uses this passion as energy to steer the business to further and future growth.

David Stewart

Co-Founder

David’s extraordinary ability to get to the heart of a business’ identity has driven the success of RYP International, his management consultancy specialising in leading any organisation through a longitudinal cultural change process.

Backed by 30+ years of industry expertise and tangible results, David’s wisdom and insight into team dynamics and leadership uncovers the real story of an organisation.

This passion, ambition and know-how has lead him to become the Co-Founder and Chairman of My Word. David knows the value of stories, and as a seasoned chairman, his expertise is invaluable in setting the path for My Word.

My Word Graphic Designer Hannah Dunlop

Simone Hill

Creative Director

My professional expertise

I am the Creative Director at My Word, so I oversee all the creative ‘packaging’ and design for the stories we capture. I ensure every deadline David and Danielle set me is met, drawing on my extensive design experience, paired with my attention to detail.

My top 3 Passions

1. Time with friends and family
2. Music
3. Gardening

3 Words that describe Me

Caring, conscientious, calm

How I have my coffee

An iced latte or a flat white.

Franca Stewart

Project Manager

My professional expertise

I am a Jack of all trades at My Word. My years of bookkeeping (for my husband) and teaching has given me the skills to support our ambitious co-founders and help bring their ideas to life (in a realistic way). They name it and I’ll attempt it!

My top 3 Passions

1. Walking
2. Coffee with friends
3. Sorrento

3 Words that describe Me

Organised, punctual and will-have-a-go!

How I have my coffee

Hot skinny cappuccino.

My Word Graphic Designer Hannah Dunlop

Hannah Dunlop

Graphic Designer

My professional expertise

I am completing a qualification in Marketing and working as a freelance designer. My main expertise lies in publication design and illustration which I gained when I completed my Graphic Design and Visual Communication courses.

My top 3 Passions

1. Hiking
2. Emotive classical music
3. Visiting art galleries

3 Words that describe Me

Sensitive, dedicated, loyal

How I have my coffee

With soy milk, or black, depending on my mood.

Annie Williams

Transcriber

My professional expertise

I have had a range of experiences! From being an Administrator, Secretary, to a Mum, to working in retail, and most recently a Transcriber for My Word! I feel so chuffed to be part of this team and to hear all of the amazing stories we capture.

My top 3 Passions

1. Family
2. Golf
3. Patchwork

3 Words that describe Me

Caring, friendly and shy

How I have my coffee

Soy and strong!

Supported by:

  • Photojournalists
  • Videographers
  • Interviewers
  • Editors
  • Proofreaders
  • Social Media Gurus
  • Printers