About Imagen Insights Founders, Cat Agostinho and Jay Richards
Cat Agostinho is Co-founder of Imagen Insights. Cat has been a supporter and promoter of talent throughout her career and co-founded dawn in 2009 – a community dedicated to, inspiring and developing women’s careers both personally & professionally. Cat was listed as an IPA Women of Tomorrow Finalist 2018 is a contributing member to the Conscious Advertising Network (CAN) and was a finalist in AWEurope’s Future is Female Awards 2021, and the She Has No Limits Community Maker Awards, 2021. Most recently, Cat was a finalist for AdTech Personality of the Year award 2021 and one of The Dots’ 100 rising stars of 2022. Cat was also named a winner of WACL Talent 2022 and granted a bursary that she is using to help inspire and support more young people.
Jay Richards co-founded Imagen Insights to close the conversation gap between brands and young people. He now equips some of the biggest household names with brutally honest feedback from the Imagen Insights Gen Z community to help inform their successful marketing strategies. From a rebellious start while at school to now the Co-Founder of Imagen Insights, a Forbes 30under30 entrepreneur and Mediatel’s Future Leader finalist of 2020, Imagen Insights has helped the likes of PepsiCo, Sky, Amazon Prime Video and Red Bull to engage their target demographic. More recently Jay was recognised within the top 30 on the Market.Ed Marketing Inspiration List for 2022 at position 17. Jay believes that Gen Z can enable brands to revolutionise how they do what they do and he’s committed to making that exchange as beneficial as possible for all parties involved.
“Imagen Insights is our way of tipping the balance, of helping the underestimated to solve the problems that others are missing and bring true diversity of thought into the rooms that need it.
Enabling agencies and brands to access our phenomenal Gen Z community is game changing, our consultants get the amazing opportunity to work side by side with some unbelievably talented experts!”
Jay Richards, Imagen Insights Co-founder