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Tony Heffernan 2016: Political Year in Review
By: | DHR News, Featured, International, Political Insights, Public Affairs | 15th December 2016
The end of the year always puts us in a reflective mood. Our Account Adviser, Tony Heffernan, reflects on an eventful year for Irish and international politics.  The political year now drawing to a close must surely rank as one of the most dramatic and memorable – at home and abroad – of our recent history. For many people, of course, the year has been memorable for all the wrong…
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Catherine Heaney Final Thoughts on the US Election
By: | DHR News, Featured, International, Opinion, Political Insights | 8th November 2016
This US election has taken place in a virtual space.  Compared with recent general elections, advertising budgets have been slashed, even in the considerably well-funded Hillary Clinton campaign. Last week, I spent a few days on US election duty.  Walking the streets I noticed that billboard spaces were blank; passing by houses and cars noticing that there was an absence of posters or bumper stickers; going in and out of…
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Web Summit Diary: Day 2
By: | Digital, Events, Featured, International, Social Media | 6th November 2014
Day two of the Web Summit was a lot busier than day one, but – with all the initial registration tasks out of the way and a better sense of where everything was located – we got to see a lot more talks and presentations today too. The first thing that stood out for me was that the number of female speakers on Day Two of the Summit – for the sessions…
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Has the Web Summit gotten too big for its boots?
By: | Digital, Events, Featured, International, Opinion, Social Media | 5th November 2014
DHR Communications’ Executive Director Martina Quinn blogs from the Web Summit 2014. The Web Summit has grown from 400 to 20,000 attendees over the past four years.  That’s something we’ve heard over and over again in the past few days. It has become something of a darling amongst Irish media and politicians, with senior government figures eager to get ‘cool’ press shots, surrounded by the people they view as the…
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Web Summit Diary: Day 1
By: | Digital, Events, Featured, International, Social Media | 4th November 2014
Attendees crowd into the main arena to see Taoiseach Enda Kenny ring the Nasdaq opening bell DHR’s Executive Director, Martina Quinn, and Account Manager, Emily Kelly, are attending the Web Summit at the RDS in Dublin this week.  Here, Emily gives her verdict on Day 1 of “Europe’s largest technology conference”. Day one at the Web Summit was a bit of a whirlwind and a lot about finding our bearings. What We Saw We attended six talks in total on the Centre Stage and Marketing Stage;…
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Sarah Harte DHR announced as media partner of GETHealth Summit
By: | Clients, DHR News, Digital, Events, Featured, International | 14th October 2014
DHR Communications is delighted to announce that we have been named media partner of the upcoming major global health conference, the GETHealth Summit, which will take place in Dublin on Thursday 13th and Friday 14th November, 2014.  The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that there is a global shortage of almost 4.3 million doctors, midwives, nurses, and other healthcare professionals, as well as a shortage of high-quality training. However, the use of information and communication…
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DHR Named National Champion in European Business Awards
By: | Featured, International | 4th September 2014
European Business Awards Logo We’re delighted to announce that we’ve been named a National Champion in the European Business Awards, a prestigious competition supported by businesses leaders, academics, media and political representatives from across Europe. The Awards – sponsored by RSM International and now in their eighth year – recognise and reward excellence, best practice and innovation in companies across the EU.  The competition engaged with over 24,000 businesses from 33 countries this year,…
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