Meet the Hof&Co team

Andrew Kahofer
Strategic Director & Founder

Andrew is a worldly and seasoned operator having spent over 25 years in high level senior executive positions. From working on the Sydney Olympics and having been involved with major international companies the exposure to branding and strategy have developed into a unique experience platform that is now available to share with clients.

Andrew has expertise in CONSUMER GOODS, FASHION, ACTION SPORT and FINANCIAL SECTORS.

Andrew can work with you to build a strategy whether it be ATL or BTL that will best service your needs.

Andrew has worked with brands such as: RIP CURL, RUSTY, OAKLEY, CYGNETT, MONEYWISE, RMIT and many more.

Andrew is regarded an expert in the field of branding and strategy creation with focus on commercial growth and scalability. With his extensive exposure to brand and his creative eye for new and fresh you will be in very safe hands. Andrew will drive your project, whilst providing absolute attention and quality to your needs.


Lisa Martini
PR & Marketing Strategist

Lisa commenced her career as a journalist and then ventured into the public relations and marketing communications arena.

She is a former editor of Marketing Magazine and has over 20 years experience in in high profile public relations roles (both in-house and consulting) which have included the development of strategic campaigns and marketing collateral for major companies across a number of industry sectors. Some of these have included: Foster’s, Austereo, The Swatch Group Australia (Omega, Longines, Rado, Calvin Klein, Tissot, Swatch) Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Mallesons Stephen Jaques, The Australian Institute of Company Directors and Tattersall’s.


Stephen Bettess
Creative Director

Stephen is a creative emerging from the late 1980s era of artists. The ones with brushes and canvas. The guys with a love of colour, expression and how to interpret it for others. Steve migrated his passion for all things visual into a creative art and design career in an agency environment, rising to the role of Senior Art Director.

Steve has been the creative lead on a myriad of projects, across all media, for a wide range of clients including Bendigo Bank, Mercury Marine, ExxonMobil, Samsonite, Australand, Quest Apartments, Nufarm, HoMedics, AudioClinic, Orange, 3, Amcor, Griffith Hack, Melbourne Fashion Institute and more. He delivers eye-catching and effective integrated creative solutions for print, digital and broadcast environments.

Steve’s signature is as a creative innovator, ahead of the curve of the majority. His talent goes beyond ideas and design, he also assists with copy writing and communication strategies.