Emma Olohan - VP PR for PWN Global, an awarded global goodwill ambassador, Judge for the UK Campaign tech awards and Director of United Events Global.
Emma splits her time between her native Dublin, Ireland, and Lagos, on the western Algarve.
Emma started her career in recruitment in the travel and luxury retail market, then joined one of Ireland's busiest event and marketing agencies contracted to manage local and global event and marketing projects.
Emma has been a key contributor in communicating, creating, devising, and delivering innovative campaigns across Europe. After 20 years in Industry, Emma specialises in International business, Sustainability, Events International Marketing, & Martech. Her love of communications, connecting people and networking inspired her to launch her own International consultancy in 2010, Emma's client base includes a plethora of global companies from tech, aviation, sports & fmcg. Emma has mentored and supported new business owners, start-ups, and co-launched the Women in Aviation chapter in Ireland. In 2020, Emma supported the launch of, and is a board member of Minding Creative Minds, a 24/7 wellbeing service for the entire creative & events sector.
In 2017 Emma was elected as VP PR, the first Irish person to be elected on the PWN Global federation board, a global movement working with professionals from the top 500 Fortune companies, leading the efforts for improved gender balanced leadership and best practice.
Emma has always held a mentoring role in the education sector, connecting Industry to education, supporting students careers by linking her network to Industry advisory panels and pushing for internships / grad placements. A hybrid professional who is a string ambassador for diversity & inclusion in education, & lifelong learning. Emma is an Events Mgt and Marketing lecturer, as well as programme design in higher education.