Forged in 2014, Gradino went from strength to strength, and in its first years was hired by Novel Wines, EZ Education (creators of DoodleMaths) and The Energy Managers Association, among others, for a range of video services ranging between social teasers, web series, explainer and online training courses.

Meet the team



We are a network of brilliant creatives poised and ready to help you achieve your goals.

Kat Agg

Kat Agg

Founder & Lead Creative

Education: BSc Physics, University of Bath

Most often found (when not working): Exploring the countryside with my camera, attempting a DIY project, or diving into a good boxset on Netflix

Dream project: Design a fabric print used in homes across the country

#1 On Bucket List: See Puffins in their natural habitat

Most inspired by: The place where nature and science meet – the Fibonacci sequence is the key to the universe, every flower, every shell, every fruit, every solar system

Dave Inglis

Dave Inglis

Cinematography & Visual Media Expert

Education: BA Documentary Films and Television

Most often found (when not working): I love to be in the woods cycling or walking in the mountains, with the odd trip to the pub

Dream project: A household brand TV commercial

#1 On Bucket List: Spend some time in the mountains of British Columbia, Canada

Most inspired by: Most of the Guinness adverts – if you want to be creative in 30 seconds then this is how!

Holly Payet

Holly Payet

Marketing Manager & Communications Editor

Education: Degree in English & American Literature

Most often found (when not working): Surrounded by chocolate wrappers with my head in a good book

Dream project: Any project that aims to do some good

#1 On Bucket List: See more of the world

Most inspired by: Nothing inspires me more than meeting and talking with people who are truly passionate about what they do

Sal Godfrey

Sal Godfrey

Social Media Coach & Blogging Expert

Background: MA in Professional Language Skills, successful food blogger

Most often found (when not working): on Twitter

Dream project: Writing my own recipe book

#1 On Bucket List: Afternoon tea at Claridge’s

Most inspired by: The brilliant small businesses I work with!

Rory Leeton

Rory Leeton

Developer, Designer & Visual Artist

Education: MSc Theoretical Physics & Nanotechnology

Most often found (when not working): Tinkering with the latest computer vision libraries, making digital illustrations or out dancing with friends

Dream project: Building the first Mixed/Augmented Reality equivalent of a silent disco, though the technology lacks this level of scalability – for now

#1 On Bucket List: Spend 6 months living in San Francisco working on a large scale collaborative art project

Most inspired by: Technology, art and nature

James Shaw

James Shaw

Graphic Designer

Education: Graphic Communication

Most often found (when not working): Experimenting and creating ideas alongside being a huge fan of meteorology, tennis, tea and hummus

Dream project: Create iconography and weather graphics for the Met Office

#1 On Bucket List: Travel the world and design as I go, being influenced and inspired by the designs, cultures and communities of other countries

Most inspired by: Anthony Burill – Make It Now. It’s beautifully designed and full of inspiration to get your creative juices flowing and motivate you not to give up!

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and engage your perfect customers

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