Orlaith Carmody is a Director of Mediatraining.ie, a communications consultancy established with her husband and business partner, TV ‘Dragon’ investor Gavin Duffy. Since the early nineties they have worked with some of the top names in Irish business on their communications, leadership and brand development programmes. A former RTE staff journalist, Orlaith contributes to a variety of radio programmes and publications, in addition to holding Board positions with RTE, HRM Recruit and Ablevision Ireland. As an MC, facilitator and speaker, she has addressed many political, business and women’s networks on the subjects of professional development and corporate leadership, and has presented at International conferences in the UK, the USA and Canada.