Emily Ross is a marketing strategist, writer and serial entrepreneur. She is founder of Inkvine Consultants, an international growth partner for award-winning tech firms such as Nutritics, Artomatix and ActionPoint Technology. She co-founded SportsTech Ireland in 2017 to help position Ireland as a leading destination for sports innovation and investment. As Director of a leading B2B agency, she helped EI funded tech firms to grow and scale. While leading Corporate Partnerships with UNICEF Ireland, she managed strategic campaigns with Total Produce, IKEA, Aer Lingus and P&G. She has written for Image Magazine and the Gloss, and lectured for LIT and Irish Times Training. In her spare time, she coaches women’s rowing. A former professional fire performer and knife thrower's assistant, her first business specialised in high-end experiential events. Follow her on Twitter @emilyjaneross.
At DMX Dublin, Emily will be speaking about..
From Frying Pan to Fire: Finding Your Career Flow
Emily Ross abandoned Science to build databases but found herself working as a knife thrower's assistant and fire performer. She founded her first business at 24, sold it at 29, and by 30 was Director of Public Fundraising with UNICEF, working with IKEA, Aer Lingus and P&G. She now runs strategic consultancy firm Inkvine, working with cutting-edge technology HPSU's that redefine the world we live in. As co-founder of not-for-profit SportsTech Ireland, she helps to position Ireland as a leading destination for sports innovation and investment. An advisory board member to SXSW Pitch, and mentor for LeAD Berlin. In her spare time, she coaches rowing, writes and lectures.