Previous MAPR and MAPA Graduates

Joe Heron

Colm Woods

Graduate of MAPA: 2007

Account Director at Murray Consultants

Joe is an Account Director in the Corporate and Public Affairs practice at Murray.  He specialises in advising energy and environmental businesses. He has run a large number of public consultation processes on behalf of developers of large infrastructure projects, particularly those

in the renewable energy sector, helping them to bring ambitious projects through the planning process.

Graduate of MAPR: 2014

Consultant at Consulum

Consulum is an international strategic communications consultancy that provides strategic counsel and communications to meet complex communications challenges of government, corporate and private clients across the Middle East and North Africa. Colm's current role involves communications strategy development, media audit and research, day to day client management and the coordination of international media relations across sixteen countries.

Graduate of MAPR: 2007

Founder of Buck and Hound

Buck & Hound is a hard-working and dynamic consultancy specialising in consumer PR, events, social and design. It collaborates with its clients and trusted partners to create energetic, strategic and engaging campaigns that drive measurable results. It's clients include Jameson, Powers, Beefeater, Kilkenny Shop, the g Hotel & Spa and The Body Shop.

Claire Buckley

Graduate of MAPR: 2012

Associate Director with Drury Porter Novelli

As an Associate Director on the Drury Porter Novelli corporate Louise's team role varies greatly day to day which is one of her favourite things about PR. 
Her average day involves brainstorming ideas for a new business tender, planning a media launch for a new campaign or working with research partners to develop an insight and news hook for a client.

Louise Walsh 

Graduate of MAPA: 2009

 Adviser to the Minister for European Affairs

Paul's current position is as special adviser to the Minister for European Affairs and he assists  Minister McEntee in her role. He is  between the Department of An Taoiseach and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Paul Cox

TU Dublin
School of Media

Aungier Street

Dublin 2


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