Our Story


Managing Director Ben Pearce

Ben has been helping small and large businesses get more leads, sales, and profits since 2009. Over the years he has worked at some of Australia’s most prestigious agencies, dealing directly with an array of clients from multiple industries.

Later in his career, he had the opportunity to work for ASX listed corporation Melbourne IT Group.

At Melbourne IT, he managed the Google marketing for MIT’s multiple brands such as Netregistry, Web Central, TPP Wholesale and many other Australian web-based brands. During that time he was able to achieve amazing growth in traffic, leads and sales for the brands, and he also had the privilege of teaching business owners/ IT officers at monthly digital marketing courses and also speaking at the Melbourne Small Business festivals.

Because of Benjamin’s passion for helping businesses, he decided to take a step of faith and founded Top Hat Media. He now has the honour of working with a select group of growing businesses from around Australia. Benjamin’s focus at Top Hat Media is always honesty, hard work and being dedicated to getting businesses RESULTS!



Director Daniel Piltz


In sharing a similar vision, Benjamin partnered with Daniel Piltz (Partner & Director) and their affinity with helping businesses has turned the team at Top Hat Media into a passionate group of results-driven marketers. 

Daniel’s education/trade was first in Property Valuation, and he has worked as a certified AAPI CPV Property Valuer for all major Aust. banks. Daniel later found his passion in digital marketing and in developing unique techniques for business growth which has produced results on a national level.

After joining Top Hat Media Daniel has helped many businesses via effective Digital Marketing Strategies which connect business to business, providing a conversational marketing opportunity with the end goal being to WIN WORK and GROW businesses. Daniel has implemented these technologies and they have a proven track record to work.



Why Work with Top Hat Media?

Our difference is this, IF we don’t believe we can exponentially improve your digital marketing strategy to produce real and authentic results, then we simply won’t work with you… We are completely transparent in everything we do and we only work with companies who we 100% know will benefit from our digital strategies producing obvious results.


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