Conor Lynch - Digital Marketing Strategist & Trainer

Managing Director at connector.ie

Nationality

Irish

Current location

Ireland

Work category

Marketing

Education

Masters/PostGrad

I am a strategic planner and trainer in digital & social media marketing. My up to date activities are on my blog on www.connector.ie/blog and www.connector.tv

I have over 12 years digital marketing experience and am the current Chair of the Irish Internet Association's Social Media group. My specialist skills are in strategic planning and project management for businesses/brands/organisations in online marketing.

I have previously worked for two of Ireland’s top Internet Marketing Agencies (Cybercom.ie, Eighty:Twenty), Ireland’s biggest Digital Media Agency (SalesOnline.ie) & Ireland’s first Internet only bank (RaboDirect.ie).

I was voted the Irish Internet Association’s ‘Internet Marketer of the Year 2005’ while Online Marketing Manager for RaboDirect.

I have years of experience in the creation, project management & analysis of innovative digital marketing campaigns (Online, Email & Mobile) using digital & social media for brands including Nokia, Coca-Cola, Powerade, Meteor, Glanbia, Vodafone, Toyota, Diet Coke, Guinness & RaboDirect.

I have managed teams & am experienced working to tight deadlines and managing budgets of up to €500,000 per annum. I have an Honours (2.1) Degree & Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management and have worked in Asia Pacific, US, UK & Ireland.

Conor Lynch's Professional Experience

2010 - Present

SocialMedia.ie - Consultant & Trainer

SocialMedia.ie is a specialist socialmedia business and is a sister web site to connector.ie & connector.tv

2008 - Present

connector.ie - Managing Director

connector.ie is a social media business creating connections online & offline using events, training & consulting.

We have also organised the 'Connector' monthly social networking social events since August 2008. Previous themed events include social media, video, music & BBQ with sponsors including Canon, Vodafone, Bulmers, Ben & Jerrys, Jameson, Heineken & The Church.ie

See www.connector.ie for more details

Key Skills
Networking
2008 - 2009

Eighty:Twenty - Strategic Planner

I advise clients in digital & social media marketing strategy. Recent projects includes Nokia, Meteor, Bord Gais, Toyota, Glanbia and Independent News & Media.

I split my week with 2.5 days with EightyTwenty & 2.5 days with Connector which involves attending lots of conferences & social events.

Key Skills
Marketing strategy
2005 - 2006

RaboDirect.ie - Online Marketing Manager

I was resposnible for online marketing, web site management, online media buying,

Key Skills
Marketing Online Marketing Web site management
2003 - 2004

Salesonline - Account Director

Online marketing campaign creation & management

Key Skills

Conor Lynch's Education and Qualifications

1995

Masters/PostGrad - DMP

ucd

1994

Bachelor/Degree - B.Sc. Mgmt, Marketing

Dublin Institute of Technology

Bachelor/Degree - HDMP, Marketing Management

University College Dublin