Board of Directors

Jonathan Earl
President B2B Communications, Director
Jonathan Earl has 25 years experience in the media industry. He is founder of and partner at B2B Communications, a full service marketing company b...
Danette Connolly
Deputy President Home Instead Senior Care, Director of Care
Danette Connolly has been in business since 1999. Over this time she ran a Nursing Agency for 10 years and her current businesses are Home Instead ...
John McSweeney
Vice President AIB Bank (Lisduggan), Manager
Originally from Cork, John moved to Waterford in 1996 with AIB, having worked previously in Kerry and has held a number of different management rol...
Derek Lowry
Secretary Almega Business Consulting, Managing Director
Derek founded Almega Business Consulting in 2011 and over the last 7 years has grown the business from a startup to an established business in Irel...
Martina Curtin
Treasurer PwC, Audit Director
Martina Curtin is a fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland and is working with PwC since 2001, having graduated with a BSc in Accounting from UCC....
Brian Devereux
EY, Senior Manager
Brian is an Executive Director with EY in Waterford. Brian graduated from WIT with a degree in Accounting and went on to complete his Chartered Acc...
Ciarán Cullen
HandHeld.ie, Partner
Ciarán Cullen has been a Director of Waterford City Enterprise Centre for the past nine years and is part of the team that formed the €1.7m NDRC at...
Jacqui Kielthy
OfficeMaster, General Manager
Jacqui has been working with Fieldmaster in Waterford for just over 20 years. In her role as General Manager, Jacqui is responsible for overseeing ...
Kathryn Kiely
Glazik
Kathryn Kiely is co-owner and director of Glazik Ltd. With offices in Waterford and Nördlingen, Germany, Glazik is an established supplier of manuf...
Ken Thomas
Waterford Institute of Technology
Ken is the Head of School of Engineering at Waterford Institute of Technology. He has lived in the city for the past 25 years and has been involved...
Kieran Walsh
Munster Express, Managing Director & Editor
Kieran is Managing Director of the Munster Express newspaper, a family run business celebrating over 150 years in business. Kieran has over 20 year...
Niall Griffin
Metalman Engineering
Niall is currently Owner/Director of: Metalman Engineering Ltd which manufactures steel discs for the export market since 1981, employing five staf...
Niall Harrington
Fewer Harrington & Partners
Niall has over 25 years’ experience in Architecture, working in both Ireland and the UK. In 1988 Niall travelled to London and worked for five year...
Nuala Browne-Treacy
Meraki Marketing, Owner
Nuala has over 25 years experience of working in Retail Management, Fashion Buying, Wholesaling and Hospitality. Returning to Waterford in 2007, Nu...
Pamela Pim
Bank of Ireland
Pamela has worked internationally in senior management positions across sales, marketing and channel management positions with Lenovo, IBM and Dell...
Paul Nolan
Dawn Meats Group, Group Development Manager
Paul Nolan is Group Development Manager with Dawn Meats Group, with whom he has worked since 1985. A former President of IBEC South East, Waterpark...
Richard Hurley
Granville Hotel, General Manager
Richard has been immersed in the hospitality industry since 1975 working in Ireland, Greece, Germany, Switzerland and the UK. Richard is the Genera...
Valerie Farrell
Nolan Farrell & Goff, Associate Solicitor
Originally from Tramore, Valerie Farrell studied Business and Legal Studies in UCD and qualified as a Solicitor in 2001. She joined Nolan Farrell &...