We’ve scoured the globe to find great people. We believe we’ve done just that. We are now one team in five countries, and that global vision started with our two founders below.

Mike Pritchett founder and ceo shootsta

Mike Pritchett

Founder & CEO

Mike has over 14 years experience in the video production industry. Starting his career behind the camera then moving into post-production, as a visual media communications expert he now specialises in directing and project management. Mike spent four and a half years of his career travelling across Asia producing promotional and corporate videos for an international media company. He is the co-founder of Australian charity Kenya Aid leading him to be a guest speaker for The United Nations Young Professional Conference. He has also been a lecturer at the Digital Marketing Institute, on the effectiveness of video marketing. Mike Founded Trapdoor Productions Pty Ltd in 2006 and built it up to include a suite of fortune 500 clients including Adobe, Nikon, Rio Tinto, Campbell Arnott’s, Schweppes and many more. Trapdoor were also finalists in two categories at the 2015 Business Excellence Forum.
Over the past decade, Mike has switched his focus from video production to business, completing the Australian Institute of Company Directors Course in 2012. His passion is now to build a thriving international company that meets a growing demand for corporate video.
Tim Moylan co founder and cto of shootsta

Tim Moylan

Co-founder & CTO

Tim’s technical knowledge comes from over 10 years experience as a system’s engineer working on integrations and infrastructure in cloud environments.
Starting out in IT support, Tim grew into project management delivering technical projects within scope and on time. This has helped build a portfolio of critical business platforms over the years.
His passion for web technologies has run along side his tech career which transitioned him into DevOps. He started a web design agency and works with UX designers and backend developers to build solutions on the web. The mix of tech knowledge and ability to build web solutions has seen some great projects delivered.
His focus now on business using tech aspects of Machine Learning and AI to assist the growth of businesses through innovation is seeing rapid development of applications that scale.

Chad Lakin

VP North America

Bazz Deans


Jai Laungani


Daniel Chiha

Head of Global Operations

Gary Mitchell


Lauren Stephenson

VP Global Marketing

John Pritchett

Head of Product

Sandie Royle

Global Financial Controller