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Shauna Conry, Student

Shauna comes from Firhouse in Dublin and has just completed her Leaving Cert at Sancta Maria College. At school, she took part in the ‘Schools Across Borders’ programme, which brings young people together from Ireland, Israel and Palestine, as well as organising the school talent … Continue reading

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Mary Carroll, Trainer

Mary Carroll is a freelance trainer and Director of ‘The Succession Conversation’ which is aimed at assisting people in planning succession for their family businesses, with special focus on farming families.  She also works part time in the Tralee International … Continue reading

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Claire Finnan, Huggy Bloom Enterprises

Claire Finnan is Managing Director of Huggy Bloom Enterprises Ltd, an event and exhibition Management Company. Together with her business partner Jennifer Shaw, the girls are the brains behind the hugely successful Pregnancy & Baby Fair. Claire and Jennifer first … Continue reading

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Jennifer Shaw, Huggy Bloom Enterprises

Jennifer Shaw is Managing Director of Huggy Bloom Enterprises Ltd, an event and exhibition Management Company. Together with her business partner Claire Finnan, the girls are the brains behind the hugely successful Pregnancy & Baby Fair. Jennifer and Claire first … Continue reading

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Deirdre Foley, Student and Beauty Blogger

Deirdre Foley is a 22-year-old beauty blogger at www.vivaadonis.com, francophile and student of Trinity College. She is from Clontarf in Dublin but Paris is her favourite city in the world. Her interests include history, Morrissey, and 80’s movies. Deirdre collects lipstick and metro tickets from every … Continue reading

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Aoife Nic Canna, DJ and Broadcaster

Crowned the First Lady of Irish house by Hot Press, Aoife Nic Canna has been a central force in Irish dance music since it’s initial development. She was resident at U2’s The Kitchen, The Rock Garden, No. 4 Dame Lane … Continue reading

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Marguerite Gallagher, Development Education and Campaign Officer

Marguerite Gallagher is Development Education and Campaigns Officer with Plan Ireland. Marguerite is from Dublin and joined Plan Ireland in December 2010. She recently completed a Masters in Development in Kimmage Development Studies Centre. Marguerite worked with short-term volunteer sending … Continue reading

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