Being PRO of Network Ireland West Cork far exceeded my hopes for professional growth

Back in March 2018, I had the good fortune to attend the launch of Network Ireland West Cork, a branch of Network Ireland, in The Ludgate Hub in Skibbereen, Co Cork.  Over 200 West Cork businesswomen listened to guest speaker Dee Forbes, Director-General at RTÉ, and by the end of the evening I was hooked. Not long after, I contacted the newly appointed president of … Continue reading Being PRO of Network Ireland West Cork far exceeded my hopes for professional growth

Why Spearline’s footprint is global in more ways than one

This week, I attended Capacity Europe in London with my Spearline colleagues Liam Dunne, Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) and Mark Rohan, Head of Enterprise Solutions. Capacity Europe is Europe’s largest event uniting the global connectivity industry. We were among 150 exhibitors and over 60 global connectivity leaders with 90 countries represented. As Spearline is a niche technology company, Capacity Europe is a platform for us … Continue reading Why Spearline’s footprint is global in more ways than one

Network Ireland West Cork hosts ‘Powering Fearlessness and Digital Transformation’ event

Network Ireland West Cork held an event titled “Powering Fearlessness and Digital Transformation” in Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre on Monday evening.  The guest speaker, West Cork’s Marie Davis, Head of Google Customer Solutions at Google, shared invaluable insights on machine learning, while Louise Bunyan, Founder of SmartFox.ie, gave tips on a winning LinkedIn profile. Speaking at the event, Marie Davis said: “Local businesses are … Continue reading Network Ireland West Cork hosts ‘Powering Fearlessness and Digital Transformation’ event

Why I relocated to West Cork to work for innovative technology company Spearline

*This interview was originally published on Irish Tech News* What is your background briefly? I am a PR and communications professional with over a decade of experience gained through both consultancy and in-house roles. I recently took up an in-house role at Spearline in Skibbereen, Co Cork, which is very exciting and rewarding. I hold a PRII Certificate in Crisis Communications and Issues Management, a … Continue reading Why I relocated to West Cork to work for innovative technology company Spearline

Spearline HQ launch brings me back to my favourite Steve Jobs quote

At the official opening of the new Spearline headquarters, Daniel Mulhall, the Ambassador of Ireland to the USA, speaking to the audience. Photo by Dermot Sullivan. Last month, we had the official opening of the new Spearline headquarters by Daniel Mulhall, the Ambassador of Ireland to the USA, in Skibbereen, Co Cork. The launch event was attended by over 200 guests from the business community … Continue reading Spearline HQ launch brings me back to my favourite Steve Jobs quote

Network Ireland West Cork Hosts ‘For the Love of West Cork’ event

Network Ireland West Cork held its August event titled ‘For the Love of West Cork’ recently in Glebe Gardens, Baltimore, Co Cork.  Guest speakers were Sean O’Driscoll, Businessman and Helen Collins, Chair of A Taste of West Cork Food Festival and Managing Partner at Wolfe & Co. Solicitors.  The event was moderated by Gráinne McCarthy, Deputy Chief News Editor at The Wall Street Journal and … Continue reading Network Ireland West Cork Hosts ‘For the Love of West Cork’ event