Heneghan PR announcement
Dublin 3rd December 2018 – Shane Deasy, CEO of Connect2Fi, has been appointed to the board as Chairman of Heneghan PR effective from 1st January 2019. He also serves on the board of Social Innovation Fund Ireland (a not for profit growth capital fund, backed by the Irish Government) and the Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital.
Shane was co-founder of successful Wi-Fi operator Bitbuzz and the company’s CEO, up to its successful sale to Virgin Media in December 2014. Bitbuzz was a client of Heneghan PR up to the time of its sale. Since the sale of Bitbuzz, he has been busy mentoring and investing in Irish tech start-ups and he recently established his new Wi-Fi start-up, trading as Connect2Fi.
John Mullins, who has served on the Board and as Chairman of the agency for three years has taken the decision to step down from the role. John’s involvement has brought significant benefits to the agency, including an expansion of the senior team that has led to the positive development of business in the public sector.