Literary Event Management
With a background in corporate event management working with industry leader Corporate Events whose clients included Bord Gais, Glaxo Smith Kline and the Smurfit Business School, Vanessa O’Loughlin is an experienced and professional event manager.
Vanessa’s speciality is bringing a creative twist to events, and she has most recently worked with Dublin UNESCO City of Literature on the hugely successful Great Writing, Great Places series.
“Well done to those inspired people who secured City of World Heritage literature status for Dublin from Unesco. They’re constantly coming up with new ideas and they’re having a series of literary events this autumn called “Great Writing — Great Places” as part of their goal to encourage reading and promote Irish writers.” - Irish Independent, 11 Sept 2011.
RTE Radio’s Morning Ireland also covered the series, to find out more click here.
Vanessa has also programmed events for The Dalkey Book Festival and The Waterford Writers Festival.
Working with authors to give their books maximum exposure, she looks for an innovative ideas to make events attractive and enjoyable for the public. Working with organisations who are looking to promote authors, writing or reading, or with corporates keen to work with authors to develop brand awareness, she also develops online and print media strategies.
Vanessa is available as a creative consultant on all events from book launches to ongoing PR – she can produce a discussion document full of ideas that can then be implemented by the client, or follow an event through from conception to delivery.
You can contact Vanessa using the form below to discuss your project.