We're a social design company
Social design is giving means for community development and human interaction--to deepen or broaden the nature of an experience.
Social design creates mutually profitable benefit between brand and the communities it touches.
We are a group of specialists with a broad wealth of experience creating and executing community and brand building programs through events, online, mobile, retail and urban spaces.
Build Social Design strategy
Spark the imagination
Design sharable moments and memories
Generate emotion to generate action
Ensure mutual benefit
We love how cities evolve
The people, the places, the communities, the spaces.
Relationships, connections, shared experiences and interactions that makes them thrive.
We believe brands have a meaningful part to play in this.
Stimulating communities and sustaining relationships.
Impacting life through interaction and positive intervention.
Through insight and innovation we nurture this process.
Seeking the most relevant and sustainable points/places for engagement.
We join the dots, mapping the relationships, generating the activities
We call this Scape.
The Core Team
Jeff Povlo is Managing Director of SCAPE. He is a brand activation specialist with a sweet-spot for developing concepts that connect brands with consumers while being laser focused on achieving a return on business objectives.
Jeff has worked across the globe with brands, cities and cause initiatives and established groundbreaking music, sport and entertainment platforms working with international companies such as Heineken, Nokia, Vodafone and Nikon.
Jeff is especially interested in striking the right balance between brands, properties and the communities they reach. He actively speaks at conferences worldwide and lectures on sponsorship/brand activation at various universities.
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Ged is responsible for new business and opportunity development at Scape. A keen interest in the cultural impact of brands he strongly believes in the positive impact organisations can have in society whilst building growth for the business. He works closely with clients to understand their business challenges and explore their potential.
Ged has managed pan-European teams across a variety of markets including Automotive, Financial Services, Lifestyle and Technology. Through our own thought leadership programme Ged illustrates how our approach can benefit brands looking to connect deeper with consumers.
Phone: +31 (0)6 15 31 35 22
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Miles, a Creative Partner at Scape, is passionate about the “design of community” and branded experiences. He helps his colleagues and clients think about the emotional connections people form with brands.
Miles has led large-scale programs for Ford, Ericsson, Samsung, and Guinness, for which he brought together multidisciplinary teams to approach automotive, hospitality, and retail customer experiences from a design-thinking perspective.
He began his career in architecture and design, earning his Honours degree at Middlesex University, London where he delivered his thesis -The impact of investment from Global brands on the communities of former East Germany. Miles has lectured and taught classes at UWE, Bristol.
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Nicola, our Production Manager at Scape, takes a natural approach to activating people towards living a healthy lifestyle. Nicola is an advocate for connecting people with brands, through engaging events and authentic, meaningful communication.
Her combined skills in branding, health and wellbeing provides Scape with a balanced approach towards connecting people with places and products; the natural way
She graduated in Philosophy and Business Management from Lancaster University, UK and began her career client side marketing before completing her post graduate Diploma in Marketing with CIM and moving to the agency world in 2004. During this time Nicola took the opportunity to formalize her love of the health and fitness world, solidifying her learning with various fitness qualifications and, not wanting to have her head out of the books for too long is currently chipping away at an MSc in Nutritional Science.
Brand activation for Nicola means connecting brands from a human-centered perspective; driven from a purpose and leading to a healthier, more socially connected lifestyle.
She continues to connect with people through the media; hosting and assisting in producing a television show, editing a digital magazine and contributing regular content for TheKitchn who have more than 8million monthly readers.
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As Creative Technologist Ross works with clients to help them develop strategic and dynamic campaigns for online brand presence. Having worked with several blue chip clients and media companies, Ross has designed and built support structures and frameworks to deliver e-commerce solutions.
Specialties include: Brand consultancy, client services, project management and new business development. His background also includes motion design, digital cinematography, compositing, 3D, and VFX. He also guest lectures on digital brand strategy for the City of Bristol College.