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Norah Casey was presented with the
Lifetime Achievement Award by Magazines Ireland, the association
of Irish magazine publishers at a ceremony in Dublin on
Wednesday, 30 April, 2014
Norah is owner and Chairwoman
of Harmonia, Ireland's largest magazine publishing company,
printing over four million magazines annually for the Irish,
British and USA market and selling 2.6 million in the Irish
market in 2013. Harmonia publishes the top three best-selling
women’s magazines in Ireland – Irish
Tatler, U magazine and Woman’s Way – along with
a range of lifestyle and consumer titles such as Food&Wine,
CookBook, Irish Tatler Man, Eat Out, Auto Ireland and Ireland
of the Welcomes.
Broadcaster and publishing entrepreneur
Norah Casey currently presents a weekly show, MindFeed,
on Newstalk and recently finished filming the second series
of The Takeover with RTE 2 - transforming business through
staff mentorship. She also recently finished a documentary
exploring issues around death and the Irish titled Way
to Go which will be aired on RTE 1 in May. She is writing
a book title Spark! with Penguin Ireland which is due to
be published later in 2014.
She was anchor of the successful
daily radio Breakfast Show on Newstalk until recently and
co-hosted the Today show on RTE 1 every Friday during the
2012/2013 season and is a former Dragon on Dragons’ Den.
journalist and former nurse, Norah has been the Magazines
Ireland Publisher of the Year no fewer than four times. She
has served on numerous boards and is currently a member of
the Press Council of Ireland, the London-based Women's Irish
Network and The International Women's Forum. She is a former
Chairwoman of Magazines Ireland.
Presenting the award, John
Whelan, Chairman Magazines Ireland said that “Norah
is one of Ireland’s most successful
magazine publishers and an inspiration to us all in the industry.”
The award was presented at the annual Magazines Ireland conference,
Publishing 360, which took place in Chartered Accountants
House in Dublin.
About Magazines Ireland
Magazines Ireland is the trade association of magazine publishers.
Its objective is to promote and protect the interests of
magazine publishers and in particular its members.
Magazines Ireland represents 38 Irish publishers who together
produce over 185 magazines, both consumer and business to
business titles in print and online. Magazines Ireland has
created a strong, united voice for magazines here in Ireland
and internationally. This united voice of Irish publishers
has helped members to grow their magazines and businesses
through Magazines Ireland initiatives, by providing a forum
for publishers to discuss their industry and to help it grow.
further information please contact Grace Aungier, CEO, Magazines
Ireland. Tel 01 667 55 79 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Pix
available from Paul Sherwood, email@example.com Tel 087 230
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