Darren Horrigan

Executive communications | Content strategy | Copywriting

I'm a corporate writer and digital producer who plans and creates web sites, change communications, speeches, thought leadership, annual reports and more.


A list of the private and public sector organisations that have used my writing, followed by a brief description of the work I did for these clients. 


Acer Computer

Case studies about the work Acer does with its big education clients in Australia.


White papers to explain the business acumen and value Accenture brings to its clients.


Speeches and thought leadership for the CEO of Alcatel Australia, and case studies about the firm's work with its largest Australian clients.

American Express

Speechwriting for senior executives at American Express Australia; case studies about the firm's services for Australian clients; direct mail copywriting to announce new card products; white papers and fact sheets to explian AMEX travel management services; and audio scripts for customer service reps.


White papers to explain the payroll and workplace relations services offered by Aussiepay; and electronic newsletters for the firm's 1500 clients in Australia.

Australian Business Foundation

A 10,000-word white paper for the Australian Business Foundation about the benefits of industrial clusters to stimulate innovation and to drive economic growth.

Australian Trade Commission

A series of more than 30 case studies for Austrade that tell the stories of Australian firms exporting products or services overseas, or international firms investing in Australia. 

Australian Graduate School of Management

Posters, brochures and other marketing material to publicise the AGSM open day at the University of NSW.

Booz Allen Hamilton 

One chapter of a book published by Booz Allen called CMO Thought Leaders: The Rise of the Strategic Marketer in which the world's leading chief marketing officers talk about strategy, brand management and how the best CMOs hold their own in the C-suite. 

Broadcast Australia

Speechwriting for the CEO of Broadcast Australia, which owns and operates one of the most extensive terrestrial broadcast transmission networks in the world.


A product brochure, and a series of case studies about how Canon Australia helps businesses achieve more with its print, document and information management services.

Charter Hall

Award submissions to the Property Council of Australia to showcase Charter Hall's achievements in design, project management and sustainability. 


Media releases and case studies about Cisco's products and services for corporate customers.


Scripts for a series of 30-second video and audio advertisements to showcase the firm's managment consulting expertise. Writing and editing pages for the firm's new web site.

Department of Environment, Climate Change & Water NSW

A series of 1,000-word case studies about the DECCW program that helps businesses save resources and money by being sustainable. 

Fujitsu Australia & New Zealand

A monthly online newsletter, case studies and thought leadership articles about Fujitsu's business, IT and communications services for corporate and government clients.


Web copy for a new intranet to serve the 13,000 Insurance Australia Group employees in Australia, New Zealand and Thailand.


An e-newsletter for CIOs and senior IT professionals about the latest Intel technology.


An annual report, web copy and product brochures for InvoCare, Asia-Pacific's largest owner and operator of funeral homes, cemeteries and crematoria.

JCurve Solutions

Case studies about how small and medium-sized companies use JCurve cloud-based business management software.


Annual reports, sustainability reports, newsletters, media releases, speeches, Ministerial briefs and award submissions for Landcom, the property development arm of the NSW State Government.

Lightspeed Research

Direct mail copy for Lightspeed Research, one of the world's leading providers of global market research.


Speechwriting and thought leadership pieces for the MD of Microsoft Australia; B2B magazine articles about enterprise software issues; and case studies on how Australian organisations use Microsoft products and services.

NRMA Insurance

Web copy for a new intranet to serve 5,000 NRMA employees throughout Australia.

NSW Business Chamber

Speechwriting, newsletters, web copy, media releases, government submissions and magazine articles for the NSW Business Chamber, a business lobby group. 

Office of Environment & Heritage NSW

A series of 1,000-word case studies about the Office of Environment & Heritage program that helps businesses save resources and money by being more sustainable. 


Product brochures, online newsletter and media releases for Optus, Australia's second-largest telco.


A thought leadership article for Oracle on how the company saved $1 billion by using its own e-business enterprise software.

Planning & Infrastructure NSW

Anual report for Planning & Infrastructure NSW, the State Government department that administers planning and infrastructure.


Thought leadership, booklets, reports, case studies, web copy and executive briefings for PwC Australia; and web copy for a new intranet to serve the firm's 6,000 employees. 


Case studies to explain how Australian firms use Rockend property and strata management software.

Seymour Whyte Constructions

A capabilities brochure to tell the story of Seymour Whyte, a major construction services firm that serves the transport, resources and utilities sectors in Australia.

St. George Bank

A monthly newsletter to keep the St. George Bank network of mortgage brokers in Australia up to date with the bank's products and services. 

Sydney Ports Corporation

Annual reports, sustainability reports, board reports, web site copy, newsletters and an employee manual for Sydney Ports Corporation, the NSW Government organisation that manages the Port of Sydney.


Speechwriting, online newsletters, media releases, thought leadership, case studies and executive briefings for Australia's biggest telco.


Speechwriting for the MD of Teradata Australia, as well as online newsletters and case studies on how corporate and government clients use Teradata technology to manage their business.

The Happiness Institute

A capabilities brochure and web copy to explain the work of The Happiness Institute  — the first company in Australia to specialise in enhancing happiness in individuals and organisations. 

The Infants' Home

Speechwriting, annual reports, web copy, social media, storytelling, newsletters and direct mail for The Infants' Home, one of Australia's oldest children's charities. 

Tourism Australia

Speechwriting and brochures to promote the work of Australia's premier tourism body. 


Writing material for the company's online training management system, UDevelop. UGL operates in 52 countries and employs 53,000 people.

University of Sydney

Speechwriting and executive communications for the Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sydney.