Welcome to ‘O Connell Marketing Ltd established in 2014 by Owner, Jean O Connell, a seasoned and experienced Sales and Marketing professional.
Jean has excelled in Sales and Marketing roles across the Hospitality & Tourism sector and in doing so has achieved many National Awards along the way including:
Sales Professional of the Year
Best Marketing of a New Product
Best PR Campaign
As Director of Sales & Marketing with the Carlton Hotel Group for 10 years, Jean was involved in new brand development, training and Sales team management, also developing budgets, business plans and maximising revenue opportunities across the hotels as well strategically developing the brand across all markets. Prior experience included 4 Star Riverside Park Hotel, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, Fitzgerald’s Woodlands House Hotel, Adare, Co Limerck, 5 Star Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado and the K Club in Kildare.
Jean’s focus, energy and passion for business along with a straight talking results based approach for small and large businesses, is now available and highly sought after by many companies.
Jean offers experience in so many areas and always delivers quantifiable revenue through creative Marketing and PR campaigns. Her energetic sales approach and in depth industry knowledge and contacts make Jean a very influential figure in the sector of Sales and Marketing.
She is also part of the Wexford LEO Mentoring panel, and provides her knowledge, skills, insights and entrepreneurial capability with small business owner/managers who need practical and strategic one to one advice and guidance. She contributes independent, informed observation and advice to aid decision making.
Jean is an active board member of Enniscorthy & District Chamber of Commerce and has been a key figure in the development of Bunclody Sub Chamber and their 5 Year Plan, including the development and management of the visitbunclody website and Facebook Page.
Jean is also involved in the mentoring of Wexford tourism students.
Wexford Co Council – Enniscorthy Rockin Food Festival and Santa’s Enchanted CastleTaste Wexford – Project ManagerIrish Hotel Federation- Gift Voucher system 2019 launchingShanbally House -2020 PR & Social Media
Treacy’s Hotel Group – Ennis, Waterford, Enniscorthy, Monaghan and Shannon.Barrow Training – New Hospitality & Tourism Course 2014/2015/2016 (Wexford, Bray & Naas)
Hodson Bay Group – 2014 PR Campaign (link to coverage) Travel Trade & Conference Partner.
Ballinahown Craft Village, Celtic Roots Studio, Core Craft Design – 2014 PR Campaign
International Rose Of Tralee Festival & Fel’s Point Hotel – Advisor to Board
Select Hotels – Conference Partner
Bridge House Hotel Tullamore – Sales Training & Development.Blackstairs Adventure Race – Social Media Management.