Kirsten is a multi-talented & multi-lingual cosmopolitan with a B.A. in Journalism, a degree in PR/Marketing, a zest for life and lots of experience.

Kirsten is a Danish-born ”Jack(ie) of all trades” and a truly remarkable media whiz with degrees in journalism and PR/marketing. Through her company, MAD FROG PRODUCTIONS, she has worked in many countries concentrating on stories/interviews for TV and PRINT media. Her freelance work has appeared on national TV-channels and in more than 90 publications in Scandinavia, Europe, the UK, USA and New Zealand.

    Kirsten & Mad Frog Productions offer:
  • - Journalism & Photography
  • - TV: documentaries and independent productions
  • - Tour-guiding in Danish, English or French
  • - N.Z. Tourism Consultancy
  • - Copy and photos for websites
  • - Copy and photos for brochures/flyers
  • - Press releases and general PR
  • - Corporate videos

After years of being a successful freelance journalist based in Denmark, Kirsten moved to New Zealand at the end of 2002 to manage a boutique hotel in Marlborough. A year later she resumed her freelance lifestyle which since 2005 has also included sharing her love of New Zealand with tourists - either preparing their itineraries or guiding them around this amazing country in Danish, English or French. Kirsten also guides in Australia, USA and Japan.

Kirsten is based in sunny Nelson, New Zealand, but her world is limitless.


55 minute interview with Kirsten on Danish "Radio 24syv" about New Zealand WINE, New Zealand and journalism:


Entrepreneur Martin Thorborg talks (in Danish) with Kirsten about her move from Denmark to New Zealand:

All work copyright Kirsten Rødsgaard-Mathiesen 2010