RSVP Magazine

Leading Women in Business: Niamh Hogan, Holos Skincare

Niamh Hogan, owner and creator of Holos Skincare worked in restaurant management for five years before going back to college in 2003 to study Holistic Health. There began her journey into the world of natural health. In 2008, Niamh opened a natural health centre in Gorey, building a strong clientele of people presenting for Massage, […]

Leading Women in Business: Sarah Keary Make Up

Sarah Keary is one of Ireland’s leading make-up artists specializing in fashion and bridal make up. In 2004 Sarah started off her beauty journey studying Theatrical and Media Make up in Senior College Dun Laoghaire. She then spent over ten years working for leading brands MAC, Chanel, Make up Forever and Dylan Bradshaw. During the […]

Leading Women in Business: Noelle O’Connor, TanOrganic

A Kildare native and mother of two, Noelle O’Connor is the creator of TanOrganic, a range of wholly natural and organic products. She worked for years as a beauty therapist, before setting up Ireland’s first spa therapy chain, Éalú. The planned sale of this company fell through as a result of the recession, and ultimately […]

Leading Women in Business: Jane Swarbrigg, Inglot Ireland

Inglot Cosmetics Ireland is a family-run business operated by Jane, Geraldine and Peter Swarbrigg from Mullingar, Co. Westmeath. Inglot currently have nine stores located nationwide – five in Dublin, two in Cork, one in Limerick and one in Galway – and a thriving online site, www.inglot.ie. Their ethos is to enhance the client’s natural beauty, […]

Leading Women in Business: Lorraine Heskin, Gourmet Food Parlour

Lorraine Heskin and her business partner, Lorraine Byrne, established Gourmet Food Parlour in 2006. Their first restaurant opened in Dún Laoghaire ten years ago, and they have since opened three more stand-alone restaurants in Malahide and Swords. In addition to a contract catering business, they operate kitchens in both House on Leeson Street and 37 […]

Leading Women In Business: Carol Anne Leyden, CA Design

Carol-Anne Leyden is the woman responsible for what has become one of Ireland’s leading interiors brands. The contemporary furniture company recently opened its first flagship store on leafy Dunville Avenue in Ranelagh. While CA Design primarily draws inspiration from mid 20th Century designers and current European contemporary furniture designers, their latest collection of CA Design […]

Women in Business: Deirdre Heffernan

Founded in November 2013, Instamedia is a creative marketing agency with a passion for helping others grow their business.  Digital Marketing Executive at this young and vibrant company, Deirdre Heffernan has given us a unique insight into her career and life as a young woman in the world of business.   So Deirdre, tell us about […]

Women in Business: Catherine Buggy, Founder of Boutique Bake

Boutique Bake is a range of award-winning gourmet baking mixes which are available in in 200 stores across the country including major retailers Tesco, Dunnes and SuperValu as well as artisan shops Founder Catherine Buggy has given us a unique insight into her career as a young woman in business.  Where it all began… Boutique Bake […]

Women in Business: Rosie Mansfield Managing Director Go Cambio

Irish based travel company GoCambio connects people who want to improve a language or skill with people in search of unique travel experiences. Managing Director Rosie Mansfield has given us a unique insight into her career as a young woman in business. Where it all began… I love business and I always did, even before […]

Women in Business: Lynne Boucher Marketing Manager for Renault Ireland

In the past it might have been fair to say that the motoring industry was caught up in a man’s world but these days, that couldn’t be further from the truth. In a recent market summary report by one of Ireland’s top car buying and selling websites, Carzone.ie, it seems there is very little difference […]

Women in Business: Laura Condron, Senior Brand & PR Manager for Opel Ireland

In the past it might have been fair to say that the motoring industry was caught up in a man’s world but these days, that couldn’t be further from the truth. In a recent market summary report by one of Ireland’s top car buying and selling websites, Carzone.ie, it seems there is very little difference […]

Women in Business: Jennifer Tobin

In the past it might have been fair to say that the motoring industry was caught up in a man’s world but these days, that couldn’t be further from the truth. In a recent market summary report by one of Ireland’s top car buying and selling websites, Carzone.ie, it seems there is very little difference […]

Businesswoman of the Month: Helen Mannion

If you think that only the selfish succeed or that playing hardball is required to win in business then you haven’t met Helen Mannion, marketing manager with Lifes2Good in Ireland, an award winning Galway based company. The energetic Galwegian combines a strong work ethic with excellent communication skills in her role, which includes promotion of […]

Women in Business: Kelley Burke

StyleJump is the Premier destination for New & Pre-Owned Designer Brands. They source & sell authentic brands from Chanel, Hermes & Prada at up to 80% off.  Owner Kelley Burke has told all about the her success and where it all started for her. Where it all began… It all started about 10 years ago […]

Businesswoman of the Month: Hilarie Geary

Hilarie Geary was just 25 years old when she founded recruitment consultancy Executive Communications in 1991, the company of which she current holds the position as Managing Director. She is a member of the Institute of Directors and the National Recruitment Federation and is a much in demand conference and event speaker. Greary’s own family […]

Businesswoman of the Month: Kate Verling

Mink Hand & Foot Spa was created by Kate Verling along with her parents, Jim and Orla, in 2006. After spending time in the USA and observing the amount of attention salons paid to manicures and pedicures Stateside, the concept for Mink was born. The family arrived home with a focus to deliver excellent hand […]