The Bloom Team provides complete learning solutions, including sourcing the best L&D professionals, tools and technology. We provide expertise and people who deliver fresh, innovative, cost effective and scalable learning solutions.

We specialise in sourcing learning and development managers, staff and contractors. We also provide L&D teams for large transformation projects and change programmes.

As a learning and development consultancy, we provide tailored learning solutions. This includes needs assessment, learning needs analysis, learning interventions in the form of eLearning, blended learning and face-to-face workshops, and programme evaluation. We specialise in building in-house capability.

We also serve the industry by providing relevant and up to date news, reviews and products, webinars, workshops and training to help people, teams and organisations.

And because we are L&D Specialists, we are the first choice for L&D and the sourcing of L&D professionals in New Zealand.



Bloom Learning is proud to partner with the following global organisations:


your L&D specialists
Connecting visionary organisations to world class learning and technology



  1. Value: We add value to the L&D industry, our clients, candidates and our own team
  2. Expertise: We are leaders in our industry and are up to date with the latest thinking in Learning and Development. Our team are life long learners
  3. Entrepreneurial spirit: Because we are all entrepreneurial, we understand that L&D teams must add measurable value. We help individuals, teams and organisations do this



Founder & Director

Rustica is a learning designer, edupreneur, facilitator and founder of Bloom Learning (2012). She is also co-founder of the first New Zealand Green School (2016). She designs learning experiences and spaces which are engaging, affirming, empowering and inspiring.
Rustica travels and searches the world for the best people, tools and technology and brings them to New Zealand so that we can all share in the latest trends that make our world and workplaces a better place to be.


General Manager

Nicki is responsible for the day-to-day running of Bloom Learning. and ensures that everything (and everyone!) is in order. She is also in charge of our Events schedule including eLearnz conference and eLab.
Nicki is a grounded positive manager who leads with an empathetic style and can always be counted on to ‘go the extra mile with a smile’.


Business Development Manager

Garry’s key role is to develop lasting relationships with our clients and to raise brand awareness of Docebo in New Zealand.
He is pivotal in the sales process ensuring everything runs smoothly from needs assessments and demonstrations through to implementations. Our clients value his expert advice.


Learning Designer

Marion is an experienced educator with a tremendous breadth of experience working with learners of all ages. She has unique insight into the learning needs of the newest members of the workforce as she worked in Primary education for many years, specialising in digital learning.
Marion has developed engaging, relevant, and purpose-built learning experiences in schools in response to their identified learning needs in order to meet the requirements of the New Zealand Curriculum and is bringing this skill set into designing high quality, effective learning for adults. In her teaching career she designed a wide variety of assessments and is excited to be our in-house Training Arcade expert.


Resourcing Manager

Lynley is our resourcing guru with over 25 years recruiting experience. Her knowledge of the NZ marketplace is extensive which creates huge value for both our candidates and clients assignments.
Lynlee is a Registered Organisational Psychologist and also trains Organisations in recruitment skills for Managers. She has a very pragmatic approach and is results orientated focusing on the outcomes that need to be achieved through people in Organisations.


Editor and Proofreader

Linda has been devouring books from an early age. She’s a natural proofreader and a bit of a wordsmith.
She loves marketing, sales and human psychology. Compelled by her interest in alternative health Linda co-founded a juicing business with her partner. She is a Mother of two young adults, 1 cat and two chickens. Her passions are spending at least an hour every day wrapped up in the joy of the written word and to inspire business owners to look at new ways of how they share their message, so that more lives are touched and purposes fulfilled.

Development Team

Our main Developer is a large professional organisation with over 90 staff. They have a deep understanding of instructional design and multimedia technology enabling them to create training that addresses critical business problems in an engaging and effective manner.
Their clients include Fortune 100 companies, Microsoft, Vodafone, British Gas, Oman Airport, PepsiCo and many other large corporates in the US, UK and APAC.
Their commitment to excellence and innovation following best practice is second to none!