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Month: September 2019

Kristen Guy Bio

10th September 2019

Name:
Kristen Guy

Location:
Belfast

Biography:
Kristen Guy is a transgender woman who specialises in the development of training solutions for Deloitte in Belfast. Not long after graduating from Queen’s University in 2013, Kristen gained the confidence to become her authentic self and commenced her gender transition while simultaneously commencing her employment with Deloitte.
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Matthew Thompson Bio

10th September 2019

Name:
Matthew Thompson

Location:
Belfast

Biography:
Matthew Thompson is a 24-year old storyteller dedicated to celebrating the ‘New Belfast’ and challenging the negative narratives about Northern Ireland.

His podcast ‘Best Of Belfast’ gives listeners the chance to sit in on hour-long, unfiltered conversations with incredible northern Irish people every Monday morning.

At 18, Matthew left the north
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Jeremiah R. Sullivan Bio

9th September 2019

Name:
Jeremiah R. Sullivan

Location:
Butte, Montana

Biography:
Jeremiah R. Sullivan has worked in banking for the past 50 years after a career which also seen him join the US Navy, serving in Southeast Asia and South America. After finishing his tour of duty, he returned to work in the mines in Butte, where he
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Joseph A Aquino Bio

5th September 2019

Name:
Joseph A Aquino

Location:
New York City

Biography:
Joseph Aquino has more than 30 years of New York City real estate experience. He knows the city and knows which tenants belong there. He has worked with many top property owners and retailers, through several challenging real estate cycles with his speciality the full spectrum
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Sean J. Somers Bio

5th September 2019

Name:
Sean J. Somers

Location:
Boston Massachusetts USA

Biography:
Born in Boston Massachusetts Sean J. Somers has deep roots in the U.S. as well as in Ireland. His father hailing from Co. Kerry and his mother from Boston MA Sean has had the luxury of experiencing life on both sides of the Atlantic. Sean is
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Sophie McDonald Bio

3rd September 2019

Name:
Sophie McDonald

Location:
Belfast

Biography:
Sophie McDonald is Head of Analytics at Options Technology,a global leader in fintech managed services.
A pupil at Rathmore Grammar School, she went on to study Business & IT at Queen’s University Belfast in 2011. Whilst completing her degree she worked at the New York Stock Exchange as a placement
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Harry Connolly Bio

3rd September 2019

Name:
Harry Connolly

Location:
Belfast

Biography:
Harry Connolly is the Director of Fáilte Feirste Thiar, a local tourism development agency tasked with the responsibility of developing West Belfast’s tourism offering and building sustainable tourism infrastructure.

Previous to working in tourism development, he worked for a number of years in youth, sport and community
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Billie-Jo McDowell Bio

3rd September 2019
Billie Jo McDowell

Name:
Billie-Jo McDowell

Location:
Belfast

Biography:
Billie-Jo McDowell is a qualified social worker, having recently graduated from Queen’s University Belfast. Billie-Jo’s passion is ensuring education is accessible for all, regardless of the barriers they may face, in particular those who are care-experienced.

Having grown up in foster care and residential care, Billie-Jo has a
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Sean Kennedy Bio

2nd September 2019

Name:
Sean Kennedy

Location:
London

Biography:
Sean is CEO of the London Irish Centre charity, based in Camden Town, London. The charity owns and operates the largest Irish community centre outside of Ireland and welcomes more than 75,000 visitors each year.
The Centre is the Irish heart of London and every year helps support over
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Michael Barry Bio

2nd September 2019

Name:
Michael Barry

Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Biography:
Michael Barry was born in North Belfast and graduated with a degree in Computer Science from the Ulster of University, Jordanstown. In 1992, Michael immigrated to Canada and began his career in film at Astral Media, working for The Movie Network and Viewers Choice Pay-Per-View brands. Michael
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