Seminar holds key to success on marketing

Keynote speaker: Michael Walsh, Dubarry of Ireland.
Keynote speaker: Michael Walsh, Dubarry of Ireland.

In a world of noise, how do you engage with customers? It’s the million-euro question for anyone involved in marketing today.

And that’s why Galway Chamber is running a Marketing Seminar which will answer this question and discover how the experts do it.

The seminar will take place in the Ardilaun Hotel, Galway, next Wednesday with registration at 6pm. There will be a networking opportunity with refreshments from 6pm to 6.30pm when the actual seminar will begin.

Keynote speaker will be Michael Walsh, Marketing Director with Dubarry of Ireland. The Athlone native and graduate of NUIG started his career with DHL before spending six years in the Middle East.

AIB Group Propositions and Brands Director Brian Keating will also speak; he is a leading Marketing professional for over 20 years in senior roles within consumer focused organisations such as Diageo, Coca-Cola Company and Aryzta. He will share his views on engagement around Galway European Capital of Culture 2020.

And Aoife Kelly, Digital Channel Manager with Aviva in Galway, will talk about engaging with customers online. Aoife, started out as an Online Marketing Strategist with Aro Internet Business Development in Furbo on placement as part of the MSc Marketing Practice at NUI Galway before working as Search & Analytics Client Manager with Radical, part of Core Media, Ireland’s largest media buying group.

The seminar will also include a panel discussion and a Q&A Session.

The event is free but must be booked in advance. Early booking is advised by contacting Elaine Murphy at Galway Chamber on 091 563536 or elaine@gal or online at