Team

  • 6 designers, 8 developers, 1 sys admins, 3 digital marketers, 1 content specialists, 2 client support managers, 1 finance manager, 1 office manager and 2 directors in our state of the art studio.

     

    7 designers, 11 developers..



  • Kamil Sawicki

    Lead Web Developer


    Kamil joined the team in 2008 developing, testing, deploying and maintaining websites. He is an expert at templating complex websites to the highest standards. Other key skills include CMS development and integration including Drupal, MODx, Wordpress, and Joomla. Kamil has worked on hundreds of successful client projects for our clients over the years. Kamil also looks after numerous clients with aftercare Support Contracts, a key part of our Client Services function.
    ksawicki@daracreative.ie
  • Luke McGurdy

    Web Developer


    Luke has over 4 years experience of front end development. He has a keen interest in furthering his skills in this area and welcomes taking on challenging new projects. Luke provides excellent service to our clients and has developed key client projects. Luke also works as a key member of our Support team, providing invaluable assistance to our clients as they continue to work with their websites and promotional activities.
    lmcgurdy@daracreative.ie
  • 502,087
    lines of code this year

    502,087 lines of code this year



  • Piotr Sosinski

    Senior Web Developer


    Piotr holds a BA in Science - Computer Systems from Koszalin Technical University, Poland. Skilled in HTML5, CSS3, PHP, JavaScript & MySQL, he’s been building brochure websites, online stores and content management systems for 7 years. Working mainly in ecommerce, he’s completed over 30 B2C and B2B projects that helped Irish & UK clients grow their business online. Since joining us, he’s delivered many key client projects.
    psosinski@daracreative.ie
  • 2,148
    hours of support a year

    2,148 hours of support a year...



  • Grzegorz Kolorz

    System Administrator


    Grzegorz joined the team in our Polish office in early 2014 as system administrator. With 16 years of experience and knowledge of RHEL server systems and network solutions, he is specialist in managing servers to ensure optimum performance. He works alongside Jeremie to ensure everything operates smoothly with our OVH cloud servers which host many of our client websites. He is experienced in Microsoft Windows Server, MS SQL server, Linux, OpenVPN and Oracle.
    gkolorz@daracreative.ie
  • Joan Fogarty

    Office Administrator


    Joan is responsible for managing our reception, office administration and assisting with credit control, with extensive experience in these areas. Her past experience has given her a broad range of skills to provide the team in Dara Creative with brilliant administrative support. She has completed Diplomas in both the Secretarial and Information Technology areas.
    jfogarty@daracreative.ie
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  • Brian Cochrane

    Managing Director


    Brian has 18 years of experience in a wide range of marketing disciplines. He has worked on 200+ branding programmes, websites, marketing campaigns and bid support projects for a wide range of clients. Brian manages many of the larger projects undertaken by Dara Creative including brand rollouts, complex websites and integrated marketing campaigns for European & international clients.
    bcochrane@daracreative.ie
  • Ruth Puidokaite

    Operations Manager


    Ruth has 7 years of consultancy experience working with Dara Creative clients on branding and web projects. She also brings 12 years of expert and practical client relations experience. She has overall responsibility for delivering crucial ongoing marketing and technical support for our clients through the design, development and digital marketing teams. She works with the team members to meet clients expectations and deliver successful projects on schedule and to maximise benefit.
    ruth@daracreative.ie
  • Ann Marie Rheinisch

    Client Support Services Administrator


    Ann Marie graduated from Athlone Institute of Technology in 2012 with an Honours degree in Business. Prior to this she gained distinctions in Administrative Procedures and Business; Secretarial Studies. She is responsible for managing and assisting the Client Services Manager on all on-going support cases.
    annmarie@daracreative.ie
  • 5,025
    cups of coffee a month

    5,025 cups of coffee a month



  • Therese Veale

    Lead Designer


    Therese is a multi award winning graphic and web designer with highly developed typography, illustration and animation skills. She has been lead designer on numerous branding, website and print projects including research, brand positioning, identity design and site UX / UI design. She brings 7+ years experience leading the design of large-scale projects and coordinating with multidisciplinary teams.
    tveale@daracreative.ie
  • Laura Hodson

    Senior Designer


    Laura joined the design team in 2007. She’s been the lead designer on numerous branding and website projects due to her flair for website interface design combined with a fresh and dynamic branding style. Her typographic skills bring a distinctive visual element to the projects she works on. Her focus is on creating websites that deliver unique UX but also achieve business objectives.
    lhodson@daracreative.ie
  • Treasa Flynn

    Senior Designer & HR Manager


    Treasa joined in 2000 as a key member of the design team with a particular focus on developing design quality systems and introducing project management systems for the creative team. With her 18 years’ experience she has substantial insight in a broad range of project types, with a particular focus on brand identity and its effective implementation.
    tflynn@daracreative.ie
  • Brian Maher

    Creative Director


    Brian is a multi award winning designer with 11 years experience including branding, brochures, websites, multimedia, advertising and illustration. He has been Creative Director on over 200 branding and website projects. He is expert at planning and managing complex branding and website projects. He has been awarded or nominated for more than 22 individual design and web awards, including an Eircom Spider Award for www.hia.ie.
    bmaher@daracreative.ie
  • Dylan MacKay

    Designer


    Dylan joined us in mid 2015 as Designer, working alongside our busy design team. He holds a HND in Graphic Design and graduated from the Dublin School of Creative Arts in DIT with a BA (Hons) in Visual Communication. He has a keen interest in all stages of brand development, print media, typography, layout design and illustration. His focus is on creating meaningful solutions to a wide range of design problems and furthering his knowledge in all areas of design, both print and digital.
    dmackay@daracreative.ie
  • Richard Domegan

    Business Development Executive


    Richard graduated from the National College of Ireland with a B.A. Honours Degree in Technology Management. Since joining our Sales team in 2015, Richard has implemented outbound sales campaigns to drive enquiries from our key target sectors. In his role as Business Development Executive, Richard plays a key role in driving new business from our clients as well as maintaining and growing our client database.
    rdomegan@daracreative.ie
  • Piotr Matysiak

    Web Developer


    Piotr joined us in 2015. He is a Frontend Developer with years of experience and a prowess for dealing with advanced designs. Piotr's key skills are: clean HTML, modular CSS and JS. Responsive websites built with Sass and Bootstrap Framework are his domain. Focused on frontend, Piotr's second skill is backend development - he has done a lot of websites using the MODx CMS, which he's a big fan of. Creating a great web experience is his goal; once saying that he can't fall asleep without writing </html>.
    pmatysiak@daracreative.ie
  • David Leonard Scully

    Digital Marketing Executive


    David is an experienced digital marketing professional with 5 years experience working in both digital agency and in-house roles. David holds a Master of Science in E-Commerce and a Bachelor of Arts in Business. He is experienced in Search Engine Marketing for many of our clients here in Dara Creative. His expertise is in PPC (Google Adwords certified), Analytics, SEO, conversion rate optimisation and Social Media.  
    dleonardscully@daracreative.ie
  • Gráinne O’Reilly

    Digital Marketing Executive


    Gráinne is a passionate digital marketing professional specialising in Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Optimisation, Analytics and Content Marketing. She holds a Masters Degree in Digital Marketing and a Bachelors of Science Degree in Multimedia. Gráinne is actively involved with various clients in Dara Creative, working within the Digital Marketing team to improve client’s online presence. 
    goreilly@daracreative.ie