Photocall at the Dublin Horse Show

July is a quiet time (relatively) around the office, as people are taking their vacations and there are not as many major events or launches. However, August 8-12 is the Dublin Horse Show. Now in its 144th year, the Dublin Horse Show is an iconic Dublin event. I joined the communications assistant, Catherine, at this…

Working the Failte Ireland Way

Failte Ireland is the National Tourism Development Authority of Ireland. They are the agency responsible for the tourism sector. Tourism as an economic industry and contributor is important and a large part of Ireland’s economy – though it is often overlooked for other areas such as farming, science, or technology. The communications team at Failte…

First Days in Dublin

I arrived in Dublin at the lovely hour of 4:30 am after 10 hours of traveling (honestly longer, but we won’t get into that here). What is one to do at 4:30 am in Dublin when they can’t check-in to their accommodations until much later in the afternoon? After a much-needed nap in a comfy…

That’s a Wrap

  I can’t believe that two months have passed by so fast, I have learned so much during this time! As everyone is writing their last blog when they arrive back home to the US, I am writing my blog as I am back home in The Bahamas. Throughout my experience at The American Heart, I…

Communications Plan

Over the past few weeks, I have worked on multiple projects and I have learned quite a bit about different aspects such as event planning and marketing; I also learned a lot about non-profit organizations. I was given the opportunity to examine a small sized non-profit that is only located in Atlanta and also a large non-profit that seems to be all over…

Arrivederci Italia!

Wow oh wow!!! Working in Italy was such an incredible experience!! The Tuscan hills and beautiful views that I was able to experience daily was more than I could have ever imagined! My 3-week internship at Crociani Wines will be something I never forget! The culture I came into contact with was that of what…