About Kudos Media: Content Marketing Agency Sydney

Kudos Media is a Sydney content marketing and copywriting agency based in Manly. We generate content and build the platforms upon which it is delivered to market. Every campaign is built upon audience research and insight before being delivered using latest digital platforms including social and SEO in tune with content algorithms.

Director and founder, Tom Haynes, has over 12 years’ industry experience and is creatively driven yet intrinsically commercial.

We push the limits, but we’ll take a hard look over the edge before we leap. We are passionate. We are motivated and we will go the extra mile to deliver for our clients and their audience.

The foundations for our success are in understanding our clients’ businesses as well as their market so as to produce relevant delivery platforms and targeted content. Prompt and punctual project delivery, campaign transparency and clear, concise communications are the cornerstones of the business.

Our vision

To become the go-to media house for sourcing the finest content marketing, information driven and awe-inspiring stories and messages, purposefully delivered with impeccable finish through creatively exciting platforms. We strive to inspire passion and emotion and to facilitate change through pushing boundaries and never settling for second best, either for our clients or their audiences.

Our philosophy

We believe in honesty and transparency through all facets of our business. We believe you will engage our services because you want outstanding results, so we make damn sure that is exactly what we produce. We make sure we’re having fun; creativity thrives on it. We aren’t afraid to take risks, but we’ll take a good hard look first. We under-promise and over-deliver. We believe in the fourth estate and ethics in journalism.  And we believe in the power of stories.

  • Tom Haynes
    Tom HaynesDirector

    Tom has an extensive media career which has seen awards and accolades for his work as a journalist and editor. He is a keen surfer and mountain biker and loves to tell a good story.


  • Kudos Media has been consulting on and managing multiple digital marketing elements and strategies for ProChoice with impressive proficiency. Their knowledge is extensive and execution razor sharp.

    James WalkerPro Choice Safety Gear / Marketing Manager
  • In producing product descriptions for over 400 items of clothing, Kudos Media quickly understood the varying tone of voice and styles required for our brands. With an impressive turnaround time and brief interpretation we were extremely happy with the final result. .

    Brenna MatthewsThe Workwear Group / Brand Manager
  • In only three weeks the Kudos Media team completely overhauled the website, producing a far superior result at a significantly reduced cost.

    Paul MorganExplore Australia Expo / Director
  • Kudos Media made light work of a challenging shoot in remote Victoria that began before dawn and stretched late into the afternoon. Communications before and after the shoot were excellent and the team worked with authority and professionalism, going the extra mile at all stages of the production process. The end result was outstanding.

    Lisa FiliaFUCHS Lubricants / Events Manager
  • Kudos Media have always achieved great results with national and international exposure of well researched and written press releases. I'd recommend them to anyone looking to put their product, company or concept up in lights

    Shaun LevingsMD - World Surfaris
  • Their project management and attention to detail is impressive and they have offered end to end insights and advice ensuring the final product is always above original expectations.

    Tom MathiesonMilwaukee Powertools / Brand Manager
  • Harbour City Ferries engaged Kudos Media to manage search engine optimisation on our content marketing platform Beyond The Wharf and have seen outstanding results.

    Paul ZagamiCommercial Development Manager | Harbour City Ferries