DC Cahalane is a full stack marketer who’s led marketing and growth at some amazing Irish companies like @teamwork and @trustev. He’s now working on a super secret project that’s coming later in 2016, don’t bother asking, if you don’t know already, you’ll have to wait like everyone else. At the moment he’s giving nothing away but equity.
A specialist in launching new brands and products, he’s worked with companies all over the world to launch new products into the market including Starwood, Motorola, XBOX, Red Bull, Nokia to name a few. With over ten years work as a product strategist, DC is obsessed with building products with key messages at their core that deliver on a promise to their customers.
He’s passionate about helping people who start their own businesses. In his not so spare time, he’s helped over 65 startups across the globe get started, get funded and get noticed. He’s the co-founder of BUILTINCORK, a community initiative to help Cork technology, digital and e-commerce startups start locally but grow globally.
DC has spoken at international and national events for companies like Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, Google, Mastercard, Bank of Ireland, AIB on topics like disruptive innovation, modern business models, influencer marketing and community development. He’s been known to present and MC at events, with language probably suitable for grown ups only. If you’re interested in having him speak at an event, drop him a line
He occassionaly (but rarely) works on a consulting basis for companies looking to pin down their growth and marketing strategies, develop real disruptive innovation in their industries and bring new products to market. He work’s on a per-day fee basis. You can drop him a line if this interests you.
You can find him on twitter, a lot, at donal_cahalane