About Us

Webmad is a web design & development company based in Christchurch, New Zealand. We exist because we believe in Web sites Making A Difference. Our aim is to build exceptional web sites that enhance our client’s brands, and to fight poverty and social injustice. Our business exists to serve You, and through that, those in need.


Webmad was officially formed in early 2012 as a collaborative merger between Isaac Trevathan, founder of Pirate Pup Web Design and Stephen Price, founder of WebHQ. Both Stephen and Isaac have been working in different areas of web design, development, and infrastructure for over 12 years each, and the joining of forces to form Webmad is complimentary, and allows us to offer you the complete solution. Design, Development and Hosting.

Our People

sp Stephen Price co-founder

Stephens background is in web development and hosting, specialising in PHP, database and media management technologies. If you have a project that is a bit outside the norm, Stephen is the man to talk to. Stephen is often found behind a sound desk or changing diapers when he is not behind a keyboard.

itIsaac Trevathan co-founder

Isaac comes from an accounting and law background, but has been working with web technologies for over 12 years setting up numerous websites for various causes before partnering with WebHQ to form Webmad. Isaac specialises in PHP and database skills, and can help you completely work through your web projects so you get accurate and reliable results. Isaac likes long walks on the beach, and eating quiche.

bzJennine Thomson

Jennine is the Administrator at Webmad, and brings a raft of skills that will help us more effectively support and manage anything that comes our way. Jennine has worked in the corporate world and more recently the non profit sector which involved project management, funding, marketing, IT, financial and administrative management. Being busy and involved in family and community bring great reward and enjoyment for Jennine.