Chill Studio


Chill studio will take you from concept to conclusion: strategise, create, communicate and transact.

We specialise in the whole package. Our clever team will develop your brand identity and realise it through creative collateral and online action. We'll get your business out into the world!

Based in Christchurch, New Zealand we have a strong connection to the surrounding environment and proven track record of 20 years in the adventure and outdoor industry.



Stu Waddel


Trying to write a paragraph on Stu is nigh on impossible. Stu is man of many talents and building successful businesses is arguably his forte, just don’t ask him to fix your fence or hang a painting. Over the past 20 years he has developed the Chill brand into a sustainable revenue generator, lifestyle provider and reputable name within the New Zealand snow sports industry. He is an extremely passionate and motivated person that can’t sit still for two minutes and his persistence and drive gets the job done. 

His passion, business experience and extensive network of professionals culminated in the creation of Chill Studio in 2009. The purpose, to build outcome driven solutions and boutique marketing solutions via collaboration, creativity and open communication.

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Sarah Pauli

Graphic Designer

Sarah's been with the Chill team since 2015. She is exactly what we're talking about when we say we're all about bringing clever, creative people together. Sarah's ability to distill the essence of a business and use that to create or enhance a brand is a force to be reckoned with.

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Rahana Jarvis

Online Content Planner

Rahana joined the Chill Studio team in 2015. Rahana looks after our online content and has a passion for helping businesses meet their potential through the use of online tools. She's not afraid to admit she's a big fan of Google Analytics and finding spelling mistakes in the first draft.

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