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Director at Leadership Action for Success Coach

Founder of HERizon, a not-for-profit resource for female leadership, gender equality and gender partnership.

Qualified Executive and Leadership Coach specialising in coaching female leaders and business owners.

Founder of the Young Writers Academy – a social entrepreneur project which ran 250 workshops to 5,000 children including presenting Trinity College ‘Bookmarks’ inner city schools writing projects in 2014 and re-designing this project in 2015.

Conceived and created ‘The Baby and Kids Show’ the most successful Irish consumer event of the 1990s. This complex event attracted sponsors from 120 of the top FMCG and retail companies and included 38 sponsored live stage events, 30 sponsored seminars, and 15 sponsored product sampling zones attracting 30,000 visitors over 3 days. Directed communications, advertising, PR strategy and promotions across all Irish media to three distinct groups: Exhibitors, Sponsors and Consumers. First person to bring the live Barney the Dinosaur Show to Ireland. Led a team of 40 sales and operations staff