We provide communication services for
organizations working in science, technology,
research and development.
research development creatively strategically for impact. Communicating

We provide communication services for
organizations working in science, technology,
research and development.
research development creatively strategically for impact. Communicating

We provide communication services for
organizations working in science, technology,
research and development.
research development creatively strategically for impact. Communicating

Communicating for impact.

We provide communication services for organizations working in science, technology, research and development.

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Our services

Whether you are looking for a partner to complement your team or prefer to work on a project basis, we adapt our packages and solutions to meet your needs.

  • Strategy

    A strategic approach lies at the heart of effective communications. Taking a research-based approach, we design and execute targeted and measurable strategies to help you reach your goals.

  • Web

    We create engaging user experiences by combining an understanding of your organization, audiences and messages with trusted research and design techniques. Our team covers the full development process from project management, to copywriting, design and deployment.

  • Content

    Compelling content has the power to engage, inspire and persuade. We specialize in translating complex information into clear and targeted material for non-expert audiences. Our creative thinkers can help shape your narrative and bring your story to life.

  • Social

    Social media are powerful channels for connecting with your audiences. We provide data-driven social media services, whether you are looking to invigorate the growth and engagement of your existing communities, find the right voice for your organization, or produce a creative campaign.

  • Design

    We offer creative digital and print designs that enhance your messages or visualize your findings.

Services

Whether you are looking for a partner to complement your team or prefer to work on a project basis, we adapt our packages and solutions to meet your needs.

Strategy Strategy Web Content Social Design Strategy A strategic approach lies at the heart of
effective communications. Taking a research-
based approach, we design and execute
targeted and measurable strategies to help
you reach your goals.
• Strategic communications planning
• Branding
• Campaigns
• Events
• Organizations
• Projects
Web Strategy Web Content Social Design Web We create engaging user experiences by
combining an understanding of your organization,
audiences and messages with trusted research
and design techniques. Our team covers the full
development process from project management,
to copywriting, design and deployment.
• Websites of all sizes
• Responsive design
• UI/UX
• Research-driven solutions
• Website audits
• Search engine optimization
Content Strategy Web Content Social Design Content Compelling content has the power
to engage, inspire and persuade.
We specialize in translating complex
information into clear and targeted material
for non-expert audiences. Our creative
thinkers can help shape your narrative
and bring your story to life.
• Feature stories, blogs and opinion pieces
• Publications, reports and newsletters
• Video and photography
• Interactive and visual storytelling
• Stories from the field
• Editing and copywriting
Social Strategy Web Content Social Design Social Social media are powerful channels for
connecting with your audiences. We provide
data-driven social media services, whether you
are looking to invigorate the growth and
engagement of your existing communities, find
the right voice for your organization, or produce
a creative campaign.
• Social media management
• Monitoring, analysis and reporting
• Creative campaigns
• Live event coverage
• Training courses
• Social media audit
Design Strategy Web Content Social Design Design We offer creative digital and print designs that
enhance your messages or visualize your
findings.
• Layout design for publications
• Logos and branding
• Infographics
• Social media graphics
• Data visualizations
• Newsletters
 

Our clients are changing the world.

 
 

Portfolio

A selection of our recent work for international research organizations, industry, universities, funders, projects and NGOs across six continents.

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Websites
Graphic design
Social media
Content
Branding
  • Response to COVID-19 Fundraising Campaign
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    Website development
  • CGIAR System Annual Performance Report 2018: Full Report
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    Annual report
  • Social media training for early career scientists
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    Training
  • Rebranding The Crawford Fund
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    Branding
  • RTB Annual Report website 2018
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    Website development
  • Global tilapia industry under threat from highly contagious disease
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    Blog
  • World Food Day Campaign Landing Page
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    Website development
  • Exploring Alternative Futures to Inform Climate Action
    anemptytextlline
    Publication
  • Biological Control of Eucalypt Pests website development
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    Website development
  • 50 years of feeding the world: How CGIAR agricultural research benefits the United States and the world
    anemptytextlline
    Publication
  • NextGen Plant Science Network logo
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    Branding
  • Tilapia lake virus: putting a global resource at risk
    anemptytextlline
    Infographic
  • Guiding farmers to safer use of pesticides
    anemptytextlline
    Blog
  • NextGen Plant Science Network
    anemptytextlline
    Social media
  • Future Earth Annual Report 2018-19
    anemptytextlline
    Annual Report
  • Central Asia Climate Portal brand development
    anemptytextlline
    Branding
  • CGIAR Financial Report for the Year 2018
    anemptytextlline
    Publication
  • Study sheds new light on roles of women and men on RTB farms
    anemptytextlline
    Blog
  • Writing and editing for the new CIMMYT website
    anemptytextlline
    Website
  • DryArc Initiative brand development
    anemptytextlline
    Branding
  • Future Earth website content writing
    anemptytextlline
    Website
  • Researchers look deep under the banana's skin
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    Blog

Portfolio

A selection of our recent work for international research organizations, industry, universities, funders, projects and NGOs across six continents.

All Services
View all
Websites
Graphic design
Social media
Content
Branding
  • Response to COVID-19 Fundraising Campaign
    anemptytextlline
    Website development
  • CGIAR System Annual Performance Report 2018: Full Report
    anemptytextlline
    Annual report
  • Social media training for early career scientists
    anemptytextlline
    Training
  • Rebranding The Crawford Fund
    anemptytextlline
    Branding
  • RTB Annual Report website 2018
    anemptytextlline
    Website development
  • Global tilapia industry under threat from highly contagious disease
    anemptytextlline
    Blog
  • World Food Day Campaign Landing Page
    anemptytextlline
    Website development
  • Exploring Alternative Futures to Inform Climate Action
    anemptytextlline
    Publication
  • Biological Control of Eucalypt Pests website development
    anemptytextlline
    Website development
  • 50 years of feeding the world: How CGIAR agricultural research benefits the United States and the world
    anemptytextlline
    Publication
  • NextGen Plant Science Network logo
    anemptytextlline
    Branding
  • Tilapia lake virus: putting a global resource at risk
    anemptytextlline
    Infographic
  • Guiding farmers to safer use of pesticides
    anemptytextlline
    Blog
  • NextGen Plant Science Network
    anemptytextlline
    Social media
  • Future Earth Annual Report 2018-19
    anemptytextlline
    Annual Report
  • Central Asia Climate Portal brand development
    anemptytextlline
    Branding
  • CGIAR Financial Report for the Year 2018
    anemptytextlline
    Publication
  • Study sheds new light on roles of women and men on RTB farms
    anemptytextlline
    Blog
  • Writing and editing for the new CIMMYT website
    anemptytextlline
    Website
  • DryArc Initiative brand development
    anemptytextlline
    Branding
  • Future Earth website content writing
    anemptytextlline
    Website
  • Researchers look deep under the banana's skin
    anemptytextlline
    Blog

About

Cultivate Communications is a communications agency specializing in science, technology, research and development. Our team of strategists, creatives and technical experts can cut through the noise and help you create impact.

About us

Cultivate Communications is a communications agency specializing in science, technology, research and development. Our team of strategists, creatives and technical experts can cut through the noise and help you create impact.

Samuel Stacey

Managing Director
Samuel has developed communications solutions for international research and development organizations since 2011. He holds a Master of Organizational Communication and a Bachelor of New Media Communication from the University of Queensland.

Holly Holmes

Managing Director
Holly is a communications specialist whose career has focused on environment, food security and sustainability. She holds a Bachelor of Journalism and a Bachelor of Communication (Public Relations) from the University of Queensland, where she graduated as valedictorian.

Samuel Stacey

Managing Director
Samuel has developed communications solutions for international research and development organizations for the past seven years. He holds a Master of Organizational Communication and a Bachelor of New Media Communication from the University of Queensland.

Holly Holmes

Managing Director
Holly is a communications specialist whose career has focused on environment, food security and sustainability. She holds a Bachelor of Journalism and a Bachelor of Communication (Public Relations) from the University of Queensland, where she graduated as valedictorian.

Samuel Stacey

Managing Director
Samuel has developed communications solutions for international research and development organizations for the past seven years. He holds a Master of Organizational Communication and a Bachelor of New Media Communication from the University of Queensland.

Holly Holmes

Managing Director
Holly is a strategic communications specialist with a firm belief in the power of storytelling. She has produced stories from the field across 10 countries. Holly holds a Bachelor of Journalism and a Bachelor of Communication from the University of Queensland, where she graduated as valedictorian.

Fabio Fidanza

Design Strategist

Jeremy Cherfas

Senior Communications Consultant

Nini Fernandez

Graphic Designer

Jerry Lavina

Lead Web Developer

Ella Holmes

Digital Communications Consultant

Charles Plummer

Digital Communications Consultant

Filip Milovac

Filmmaker and Photographer

John Paolo Valmon

Web Developer

Fabio Fidanza
Design Strategist

Jeremy Cherfas
Senior Writer/Editor

Jerry Lavina
Lead Web Developer

Nini Fernandez
Graphic Designer

Charles Plummer
Digital Communications Consultant

Ella Holmes
Digital Communications Consultant

Filip Milovac
Photographer/Videographer

John Paolo Valmon
Web Developer

Contact

We work with clients of all sizes, anywhere in the world. Submit your enquiry through the form or send an email to arrange a time to speak with us in more detail about your needs and objectives.

Join our team

We're always on the lookout for new talent to join our team. If you think you're the right fit, send us an email with your CV and portfolio.