new brand ideas

Elevating your brand with words, images and optimism.

We believe the simplest of ideas, communicated with confidence, have the power to uplift.

We believe better, is bigger.


We are a creative agency with a unique combination of skills and experience: from marketing and journalism, to e-commerce and graphic design.

Our agile, research-based approach allows you to understand your company – and customers – inside out. We work with you to grow your brand using creative thinking, innovation and a silly amount of hard work.

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Our Team

Rog HowManaging Director

+44 07595 538136
+351 936 725 621
rog@polleni.com

Lisbon, Portugal

Cat HowCreative Director

+44 07598 926452
+351 934 721 286
cat@polleni.com

Lisbon, Portugal

Rog HowManaging Director

+44 07595 538136
+351 936 725 621
rog@polleni.com

Lisbon, Portugal

Rog studied at the University of Bristol and has worked in radio production for national and international stations in the UK and Australia. Rog has also worked in marketing and audio branding at the BBC alongside agencies such as Fallon and Red Bee. At the BBC Rog led the stakeholder management and radio production of projects such as the Royal Wedding, the Olympics and General Election.

Rog co-founded a critically-acclaimed E-Commerce business with his wife Cat How, before selling it to co-found the Pollen Place coworking studios and event space in 2016.

Rog co-founded Polleni in 2017 alongside Neil Quinn and Cat How. He is a branding mentor for incubator programs in Lisbon, and speaks regularly at events around Europe.

Cat HowCreative Director

+44 07598 926452
+351 934 721 286
cat@polleni.com

Lisbon, Portugal

Cat studied at the University of Bristol and Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design - where she was awarded a First in MA Communication Design. She has worked as a writer for Metro, The Guardian, The Observer and the BBC; and as a designer in a Melbourne agency for clients such as Yellowtail Wine.

Cat co-founded a critically-acclaimed E-Commerce business with her husband Rog How, before selling it to co-found the Pollen Place coworking studios and event space in 2016.

Cat was an E-Commerce and Creative Business columnist for Computer Arts Magazine; and has lectured at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design and the London College of Communication.

Cat co-founded Polleni in 2017 alongside Neil Quinn and Rog How.

Neil QuinnDesign Director

+44 07843 008238
neil@polleni.com

Bristol, UK

Neil Quinn has over 10 years of experience working in the creative industries and has worked on projects for PayPal, Virgin Media, Sky and Foxes Biscuits.

Neil co-founded and ran a graphic design agency in Nottingham where he was a Director for four years, before moving to Bristol in 2016. Neil worked as lead designer for a digital agency, before co-founding Polleni in October 2017 alongside Cat How and Rog How.

Neil’s wide-ranging expertise encompasses the design of identities, websites, mobile apps, corporate stationery and vehicle graphics.

Megan WardStudio Manager

+44 0117 942 4000
megan@polleni.com

Bristol, UK

Megan is an all-round creative who studied surface design for fashion and interiors at the University of Huddersfield. Megan has over four years of professional experience working as a Print Designer, Colourist and Concept Designer in the fashion industry as part of a creative team spanning colour and product development.

Megan is a highly skilled project leader, team manager and graphic designer. Her drive ensures projects are kept on track and delivered to the highest standards.

Megan has great attention to detail, a passion for creative excellence and a tenacity to solve problems - always with a smile on her face!

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