Greg Clooney (Supervising Post-Production Engineer) is a freelance sound engineer based in Dublin. Formerly a House Engineer in Windmill Lane Recording, he has over 13 years experience working on recording, mixing, live and post production sessions across a wide range of musical styles and industries. Greg has been a senior lecturer at Pulse College for the past 13 years, delivering courses across all aspects of sound engineering and media technologies.
Tanya O’Callaghan (Recording/Live Engineer) is an experienced freelancer who has travelled the world with Warner and Sony Music mixing/recording large-scale live audio events. She worked for several years in San Diego and Nashville in live-recording roles before returning to Ireland in 2018 to set up her own business. Tanya currently works from her own studios in County Carlow where she specialises in podcast production for the Asian market.
Alan Kelly (Supervising Pre-Production Engineer) is a freelance sound engineer and producer based in Dublin. Formerly a House Engineer in Windmill Lane Recording Studios, he has worked on a broad range of musical styles and genres and gained experience in recording and mixing for film, television and animation. Alan prides himself on attention to detail, being versatile and delivering results. His areas of expertise include studio and live recording, studio and live mixing/production.
Victoria Preston (Post-Production/Audio Content Developer) is a freelance post-production engineer based in Covent Gardens in London where she is partner in an innovative media content and brand development company. Victoria has a wealth of experience developing audio content for such brands as Nike, Sainsburys, Iceland, Coca-Cola and Nestle. Victoria is a guest lecturer in Media Studies at London’s Imperial College.
Matt Sweeney (Sound Design/Recording) is a freelance engineer specialising in sound design for film, game and broadcast. Matt has worked extensively in the film industry on feature length productions and on several drama series’. His knowledge of foley and remote recording make him one of the pre-eminent and most sought after sound designers in the business. Matt operates from his own studio in south county Dublin.
William Cullen (Recording/Live Engineer) is a freelance sound engineer and artist representative based in Wicklow. William is managing director of Wicklow Sounds and has in excess of 20 years experience in the entertainment industry as an artist representative and latterly as a live-sound and recording engineer. William is an experienced audiobook producer, working directly with authors to produce multi-cast titles deliverable in stereo, surround sound and ambisonic.
Kelly Ware (Communications/Logistics) has 7 year’s professional experience in the area of Supply Chain with a major pharmaceuticals company. She is skilled in Data Analysis, Change Management, Forecasting, Fulfillment, Inventory Management, Negotiation, Procurement and Project Management. In addition to a BA (Hons).in Science from Trinity College, she has completed a M.Appl.Sc (Enterprise systems) at UCG. Kelly plays a mean tune on the fiddle.
Katie McCarty (IT & Cyber Security) is an experienced IT Security Architect CISSP, SCF. She has worked for 5 years with a multi-national engineering consulting business, supporting their security offering in Financial Services. Katie has overseen design and delivery teams implementing enterprise security tools and security monitoring services for a medium-to-large Financial Services clients in Ireland. Katie is an accomplished classical violinist.
Courtney Cullen (Financial) is a Chartered accountant (ACA) and chartered tax advisor (CTA) holding the position of Tax Associate Director in the transaction taxes department of one of Irelands largest accountancy firms, her areas of specialisation being corporate restructuring and reorganisation. In her spare time Courtney is an innovative music composer, pianist and flautist and has toured the world in these roles.
Lottie Cullen (Media Content) is a multi instrumentalist, composer and member of several internationally renowned bands. She is probably the most talented Uilleann piper of her generation and features regularly on TV, radio and as guest artist with many household names in the music industry. Lottie has released several albums in her own right, as supporting artist and also as audio content creator. She is similarly proficient on violin, concertina, piano and whistle.
Mai Huang (Translation) A consultant to the China Banking Regulatory Commission, Mai has been translating English documents from business, finance, marketing and economics to Simplified Chinese language for more than a decade. She holds a master’s degree in Law, and has passed IELTS and Japanese Language Proficiency Test with exemplary scores. She has over 20 research papers published on the CBRC internal media and 17 other papers published in Chinese journals
Chunhua Zhao (Translation) is a bilingual English/Chinese translator and writer, providing professional writing services on a contractual basis since 2007. She is equally fluent in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese. Chunhua is an English major, holds a Diploma in Translation studies and can provide authentic Chinese Calligraphy, being certified by the Chinese Calligraphers Association, specialising in Seal Script, Cursive Script, Regular Script and Clerical Script.