CORK city PR & marketing firm Springboard has appointed West Cork woman Ciara Flaherty as its new account manager. An experienced content creator, Baltimore native Ciara will focus on communication campaigns for clients in a variety of sectors including technology, law, financial services and healthcare.
Ciara has worked as a content creator and sub editor with breakingnews.ie and the Irish Examiner for several years.
She has a BCL in Law from UCC and also holds an MA in Media and Communications from Griffith College in Cork.
Her appointment comes at a time of growth for Springboard, following a series of recent account wins for the leading integrated communications agency. It has also recently relocated to newly refurbished office space on South Terrace in the city.
‘I am thrilled to join Springboard as their newest account manager at such an exciting time,’ said Ciara.
‘I’m looking forward to working with the dynamic, dedicated team, and utilising my passion for content creation and social media to continue delivering the very best results for our clients.’
Speaking on the new appointment for Springboard PR & Marketing, the company’s managing director Susie Horgan, a regular visitor to West Cork, said: ‘We are delighted to welcome Ciara at a time the agency is witnesses such significant growth. We will leverage her wealth of experience in both traditional and digital media to further enhance the services we offer our valued clients.’
Springboard PR & Marketing specialises in bespoke public relations and content creation. They work with some of the country’s top industry leaders in technology, healthcare, corporate, tourism and food.
MD Susie Horgan, who previously worked with Murray Consultants and Weber Shandwick, is a Local Enterprise Office and Small Business Advice programme mentor and is a trainer in public relations for the Local Enterprise Offices in Cork.