4. The Women In Music Panel
“Women in the industry: a celebration and reinforcement of the proliferation of women in the music industry – particularly important in Ireland where certain key roles are still traditionally occupied by men.”
Time: 14:30 – 15:20
Kate Brennan Harding – Senior Radio Producer Today FM
Produces Paul McLoone & Louise Duffy Weeknights Today FM. Imro Award winning Radio Producer in Today FM. I produce two music based shows: The Paul McLoone Show and Louise Duffy’s Lost in Music. I also produce outside events as part of Today FMs festival activity, producer at Longitude, Electric Picnic and Other Voices. Contributor on The Last Word with Matt Cooper. Presenter of The Kate Late Show and former presenter of The Last Mixed Tape Podcast. I get over excited about new music that blows me away!
Kathryn Mason – MD Kathryn Mason PR & Marketing
Kathryn has a career spanning over 27 years in the entertainment industry– including being in charge of marketing Westlife from their very beginnings As the Marketing Manager at BMG Kathryn worked closely with artists such as Take That, Christina Aguilera, Whitney Houston, Foo Fighters, Brian Kennedy, The Chieftains, M People and Garbage in Ireland. Kathryn currently runs Kathryn Mason | PR & Marketing with an eclectic list of clients.
Angela Dorgan – CEO First Music Contact
Jess – Barq
Jenny Greene – 2FM