June 2020 Irish Media Movements

26.06.20

Kevin Beirne has joined the Irish Independent.

 

Kevin Beirne has left his role as a freelance journalist to take the position of Audience Editor at the Irish Independent.

 

https://twitter.com/KevBeirne/status/1272607049122267144

 

Peter Woods has been appointed Head of RTÉ Radio 1.

 

Peter Woods has been appointed Head of Station at RTÉ Radio 1. Peter was formerly Managing Editor at the station.

 

https://twitter.com/RadioTodayIE/status/1271818447576600580

 

Sebastian Hamilton has left DMG Ireland.

 

Sebastian Hamilton has left his position as Group Editor at DMG Ireland and has joined Revolut as its Head of Public Affairs for Ireland.

 

Eoin Brannigan joined the Belfast Telegraph.

 

Eoin Brannigan has joined the Belfast Telegraph as Editor-in-Chief. Eoin was formerly Editor of the Irish Daily Star.

 

https://twitter.com/irish_news/status/1253952519094636546

 

Súin Lennon joined the Independent.ie.

 

Súin Lennon has been appointed Audience Editor at the Independent.ie. Siún was formerly a news reporter with Laois Today.

 

Niamh Maher has been promoted at Her.ie.

 

Niamh Maher has been appointed Head of Content at Her.ie. Niamh was formerly Director of Audio and Visual at Her.ie.

 

Kieran Holden has left Virgin Media.

 

Kieran Holden has left his position as Head of Sport at Virgin Media to pursue other opportunities.

https://twitter.com/Kieran_Holden/status/1269247934815756290

 

Dave Hanratty is now writing freelance

 

Dave Hanratty is now a freelance journalist. He was formerly the Music Editor of Headstuff.