Hi, I'm Paul Blair and I am a freelance developer with more than twenty years of software development experience. I have worked in Wellington and London for large multinational businesses including global banking corporations and I now reside in Tekapo in South Canterbury where I work with small to medium sized businesses located all over the world. I am currently working on DotNet and Angular projects.  

I can help you with any of the following:

Application development

Third party integrations, including XERO

API Development and Integration

Converting business systems to web-based systems

Website design and development

If you are looking to develop an online application, integrate your business systems with third party services or completely rework your entire web-based infrastructure - I may be able to help you.

I work with .NET, Angular, Node JS, Javascript, Umbraco.

Why should you contact me?

  • I'm straight up about what I can and can't deliver,
  • I'm realistic about my timeframes and project estimating,
  • I enjoy problem-solving and finding creative solutions,
  • I avoid overwhelming customers with jargon where it can be avoided.


We support business who are building their online capability. We can support businesses that are transitioning towards an effective online presence.

 If you are undergoing a lot of change or have a lot of data manipulation, but not a lot of time, we can help you.

We can:

  • maintain product catalogues, images, specials and user logins in ABM and SPNet
  • manipulate and upload product images
  • manage product catalogues in umbraco, drupal, wordpress, shopify, magento
  • e-newsletter management
  • customer data management
  • product and image maintenance

Our team is available for any kind of work: updating databases, cropping images for websites, tidying up the data in your CRM, keeping your website content up to date. 


Michael Young, CEO of Edvantage, Melbourne

 "When our first website went live, our web-based enquiries increased by more than 500% in the first week. Since then, Fairlie Agile have implemented another two new websites and have taken over support for a fourth and fifth website. With Fairlie Agile's support, I can concentrate on core business activities, rather than worrying if the websites are working.

Paul and Maria and a brilliant team to work with. Communication is excellent and distance is no obstacle; their advice is impartial and sound. We have benefitted from their ability to work exceedingly well within our complex third-party relationships. I can highly recommend Fairlie Agile to support your business."