A little bit about us

The Pudding is a Branding Agency specialising in Strategy and Design . We believe in the power of excellent branding. Your brand is your most valuable asset, and we’re here to help you to get the most out of it. We live by the mantra that ‘the proof is in the pudding’ and we strive to help you live your brand. Our goal is to create clarity around your brand for everybody who comes in to contact with it.

What We Do

Are you looking to create a new brand or re-brand?




Are you leveraging the full power of design?

Brand Audit

How healthy is your current brand?

Personal Branding

Do you want to create a personal brand? Update your current one?


Do you have one place for all your brand design?



Does everybody on your team understand, communicate and live your brand?

Our Team
Gillian Horan

Gillian is our Chief Brand Strategist and is the Managing Director of The Pudding. She is a certified brand consultant, a lecturer, a trainer and an author. She has over 12 years’ experience in the world of branding and is often referred to as a brand fanatic.
Gillian brings all the ingredients of The Pudding together!

Sandra Honan

Sandra is our Communications Strategist. She has over 10 years’ experience in communications. Having previously worked as a producer on The Right Hook in Newstalk 106-108fm, some of the shows she has been responsible for include US Presidential Elections and live broadcasts from London, the States and Haiti.
Sandra loves the story behind the recipe!

Matt Quain

Matt is our Multimedia Designer, he developed his passion for creativity by obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art, Sculpture and Combined Media and continued this in completing a HDIP in Creative Multimedia and Programming. He is involved in creating fine art exhibitions in both Limerick and Galway.

Matt’s cycle to work burns off the pudding :)

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Rachel Walsh

Rachel is our Digital Strategist and a lover of all things Digital. With 10 years’ experience in the industry, she has worked for numerous big brands such as Virgin Media, Tesco and Ryanair. She also lectures in marketing at LIT.

Rachel’s digital skills brings any recipe to life!

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Denise McAuliffe

Denise is our Marketing Executive. She has a BBS Honours Degree in Business Management and Marketing. Her study choices has been led by a passion for knowledge in communications, psychology, creativity and business.
Denise’s creativity does not cross over to making puddings :)

Mark Mockler

Mark is our Marketing Technologist. He is our programming, mobile and web development expert. He has a Microsoft Technology Associate award in software development fundamentals and has studied audio engineering at Pulse Recording College.

Mark combines all his skills to make a pudding that sounds and tastes good :)

Things we are great at…
We’re great at branding, however, we’re also fantastic tea drinkers and tea makers!
Call for a cuppa and find out – we’re willing to walk the walk and show that the proof is in The Pudding ☺


Tea Drinking

Tea Making

Dessert Eating

Pudding Baking

Our Happy Clients
The Pudding Blog
The Big Apple gets a taste of The Pudding

The Pudding's CEO Gillian Horan was chosen to be part of the Irish Executive Mentoring Program (IEMP). The programme which… Read More

Take the Compliment

Recently, I was on the Sunday Business Show on Today FM to talk about all things Food Branding. Food Branding… Read More

5 Signs You Need A New Website

5 Signs You Need A New Website Written by Robert O’ Gorman – Assistant Multimedia Designer – The Pudding Is… Read More

Euros 2016 – Why Every Brand Wants A Part?

With Ireland’s first match played Euros 2016 are well and truly underway. UEFA is estimating that the tournament will generate… Read More