Having acquired Irish Travel Trade Network in 2020, it is Sharon’s specific goal to provide accurate and leading news content to the Travel Consumer and Trade. Having worked for many leading Irish and Global Travel Operators, Sharon’s main passion and drive is to support a strong, credible and professional travel industry.
Geoff has worked in journalism for more than 25 years. He joins from The Irish Examiner, having worked there for the past 16 years as a senior business reporter. He has also contributed to, and written for, the likes of Business & Finance, Business Plus, The Sunday Times, The Irish News, Senior Times, and The Sunday Tribune, amongst others titles.
Shane Cullen has been managing director of a media production studio for nearly 20 years working on projects for a global clientele. He has worked in the travel industry for over a decade and as a travel journalist since 2015. He is passionate about travel, film & photography. He also has a keen interest in emerging technology.
Fionn is one of Ireland’s most experienced travel journalists and writers. He has also been a travel editor in Ireland and the US, a presenter on national radio and a travel consultant to a range of tourism entities and DMOs in both Ireland and the UK. He brings to the role of editor over 25 years’ experience in all aspects of travel.
Paul MicheauTravel Writer & Content Creator
While completing an honor bachelor degree in Entrepreneurship and Management Paul has also been working on his own personal social media accounts and found his real passion, which is showcasing the true beauty of Ireland in an interesting and fun way. Paul has amassed millions of views so far and hopes to bring some of his expertise to the Travel2Ireland and ITTN social media pages.
Deirdre SweenyIndustry Expert, Sunway Holidays
Deirdre Sweeny has worked in the travel industry since finishing school. Her knowledge of the industry speaks for itself having worked in all areas of the business. She joined Sunway Holidays almost 15 years ago and continues in the position of General Manager of Sunway Cruise and Niche Products. Deirdre will be working on a new ITTN series called ‘On the Move with D’.
Ita HendrickITTN Contributor
Ita started her career in the travel industry 25 years ago and believes it was the best decision she ever made. She has visited over 50 countries and travel is her passion. She is delighted to come on board as a contributor for ITTN and looks forward to reporting on destinations and the latest travel news, for colleagues in the travel trade.