Eóin White - A creative soul with experience in tourism, marketing, project management and travel writing.

Marketing Coordinator EMEA at Linkedin.com



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IT and Technology



Eóin White's Marketing Executive role at Hostelworld.com (2008 - 2009)

During my time working for Hostelworld.com I was a member of the small marketing team that keeps this backpackers favourite in the public eye. I assisted in online campaigns, physical merchandise, content management/creation and on-site representation at trade fairs.

Given the role of reviving hostels.com (hostelworld.com's sister site) prior to a site face-lift I used online social media marketing techniques to create buzz about the website and promote it as a more user-generated friendly portal. Through the use of facebook, twitter and online forums I took my first tentative steps into the social media marketing world, long before it became en vogue to do so.



Hostelworld.com - Dublin, Ireland

Hostelworld.com is the world’s number one hostel booking website. The flagship brand of parent company Web Reservations International (WRI), the site was launched in 1999 when a hostel owner and IT en…



Content Management

(2 years)

hostelworld.com, hostels.com, social media marketing, marketing

(2 years)
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