Conor Lynch - Digital & Social Media Specialist - Contributor Press Pack
Conor Lynch - Digital & Social Media Specialist - Press Pack as a Contributor in Ireland and the UK
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Conor Lynch - Digital & Social Media Specialist - Contributor Press Pack
Digital & Social Media Commentator
Conor Lynch is a regular digital commentator, columnist and
speaker in the area of digital & social media. He has contributed to
dozens of articles and publications as well as blog posts and digital
He specialises in understanding the impact of digital & social media
technologies on business and society. Conor is available as a
contributor, panel guest or to offer expert opinion on the latest
digital trends and is known for communicating complex issues in an
easy to understand manner.
He has appeared on RTE 9 O’Clock News, Prime Time, BBC
Newsline and several Newstalk radio shows and has been quoted in
The Irish Times, Irish Independent, Examiner, The Sunday Business
Post and numerous trade magazines.
Sample Article Ideas
The latest news about social networks like Facebook,
Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+, SnapChat, Tinder,
The hottest startups in Ireland in 2015
Top Digital Trends for 2015
Parents - How to keep your kids safe online
Is social media anti-social?
Will 2015 be the year of wearable tech?
Why do people eavesdrop on your conversations on
Social Media: Why Facebook is losing friends with
The top 10 Mobile Apps for your business
How to be a YouTube star using digital video
Why you need to start business blogging
An Idiot’s Guide to the digital currency ‘Bitcoin’
Data Analytics - Big Data versus Smart Data
Are we human or are we data?
Sample Column Ideas
Mastering social media for your business
Tech Startups - Irish Startups in the news this month
Digital Careers - How to get ahead in digital
Social Media Toolbox - Top Free Tools for your business
Conor LynchProﬁle Conor Lynch
Conor is one of Ireland’s leading experts in digital business with an illustrious 17 year online
career to date. He has won several awards and is a judge at many Irish digital, social & mobile
In recent years Conor created Connector.ie, SocialMedia.ie, DigitalFood.ie, Futurology.ie,
PersonalBrand.camp and BOSS Metrics. His team works with clients like Sony Mobile, European Rugby,
Allianz, UCD Research, Life Pharmacy, GAA, the Department of Health and numerous SMEs and startups.
Prior to establishing his own business in 2010, Conor advised brands such as Guinness, Coca-Cola,
RaboDirect, Vodafone, Danone & Nokia. He graduated with an honours degree in marketing management
from DIT & Trinity College before studying in the Michael Smurﬁt Graduate Business School.
Conor won Irish Internet Association's 'Best Use of Social Media' in 2011 and was voted the IIA ‘Internet
Marketer of the Year' in 2005. He also designed digital courses and lectured for two years part-time at
As a self styled 'Connector', he loves helping people and organisations create connections online and
offline and has run 25 Connector Events.
Some particular areas of expertise that he possesses include: social media, digital marketing,
entrepreneurship, tech startups, mobile apps, digital careers, internships, personal branding and
teenagers' use of social media.
Digital Business Agency
As a young, vibrant company Connector is at the forefront of emerging trends in digital, social media and
mobile marketing and how these developments affect Irish businesses. Conor’s team integrates this new
digital way of working with more traditional business methods to create solutions that deliver for business.
The agency creates ideas that turn into campaigns, campaigns that become content, content in social and
digital media that generate awareness, positive sentiment, connections and great ROI.
The company has worked with organisations such as Sony Mobile, UCD, Digital Marketing Institute, Allianz,
European Rugby and Aware.
Our team of digital experts include strategists, graphic designers, web developers, video producers,
copywriters and community managers.
Find out more - www.connector.ie
Find out more - www.socialmedia.ie
Ireland’s Social Media Specialists
SocialMedia.ie leads the way in Ireland as a specialist provider of social media marketing education
and agency services. We ensure people and organisations understand and implement world class
social media in this vital new area of personal and professional communication.
Founded in 2010, SocialMedia.ie has helped over 3,000 business professionals learn about social
media in our workshops. Workshops are delivered online and offline and courses have been created
for clients including Universities and business associations.
SocialMedia.ie has delivered solutions to dozens of clients across multiple industry sectors including
food, retail, ﬁnancial services, technology, media, hospitality, pharmaceuticals, sports, education and
DigitalFood.ie is an initiative created by SocialMedia.ie in partnership with James Burke & Associates,
to help food businesses not just learn, but implement business growth strategies in food marketing
with our digital secret sauce.
DigitalFood.ie services are designed to give our food clients a competitive advantage in the
marketplace by excelling at digital business.
DigitalFood.ie is the perfect platform for food marketers at established brands, SMEs and food
startups to get help and advice on how to build their brand, generate awareness and drive sales.
Find out more - www.digitalfood.ie
Following the great success of our Instagallery event in late 2013, Connector is delighted to launch
The Snapys, The Independent Awards for the Instagram Community.
The Snapys are a unique opportunity to engage with the fast growing community of Instagrammers in
Ireland and across Europe We have categories for brands too and we will have interactive fun online
and offline to make this the coolest new awards ceremony for 2015.
The Independent Instagram Community Awards 2015
Find out more - www.thesnapys.com
Ireland's Digital Business Specialist
+353 (0) 1 906 0006
+353 (86) 811 8833
10 Thomas Street, Dublin 8, Ireland
Twitter - @socialmedia_ie & @connector360