Team 18 Supercars driver Scott Pye scored a win off the race track, scoring a key hit for his One Nine Media business.
Pye has balanced his driving career with building a media and production agency since 2018, which is now set to take the next step after recruiting award-winning director and producer Tony Gardiner.
Gardiner served as creative director on Neighbors and director on At home and awayafter working in television commercials for ESPN, Rebel Sport, Myer and Mastercard.
“It’s an exciting time at One Nine Media and I couldn’t be happier to welcome Tony Gardiner to the team,” said Pye.
“His experience and expertise will give us the ability to take the next step, increasing the quality of production and giving us the ability to take on larger projects.
“Tony has proven himself to be among the best the industry has to offer and brings with him a wealth of knowledge to our already great team.”
Pye noted that Gardiner will help One Nine Media expand its offerings.
“With Tony joining the team, we are looking to solidify our position and grow the business in television, documentaries and scripted drama,” he said.
“We have some exciting projects that are in various stages of development, and we look forward to sharing them with the public in due course.”
One Nine Media customers include Erebus Motorsport, Porsche Cars Australia and Mazda Australia.