Speaker / Host
Naomh MacElhatton is listed by the Irish Times as one of Ireland's Top 5 Entrepreneurs. She has spent over 18 years working in the digital, technology and creative industries sector. An official TEDx Speaker and accomplished guest speaker, Naomh is an impressive conference, motivational and keynote speaker and event host. She regularly appears in the press and radio. Her expertise includes the world of digital education, female empowerment, leadership, and entrepreneurship.
About Naomh McElhatton
Naomh MacElhatton created the DANI Awards and is a well-known guest speaker and mentor. Naomh is also the Curator of the She Said Club, an Associate Lecturer at Ulster University, a STEM Ambassador, board member and Trustee of Belfast Homeless Services and is an official TED.com Speaker
Naomh MacElhatton was named one of NI’s Top 40 under 40 entrepreneurs in 2011 & 2014. She has experience working with a huge range of international clients including; Dior, Gulf News, Emirates Airlines, Gilead, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, Wrightbus, Randox Health plus many more.
As a specialist in Digital Education Naomh’s role within Staffline Recruitment was to identify unmet needs, define goals, create opportunities and pinpoint challenges throughout the company’s digital transformation journey. Naomh’s main objective is to build their digital vision and footprint.
Naomh’s previous clients include:
- Alec Construction
- Carlson Rezidor
- City of London University
- Dubai Chamber
- Emirates Airlines
- Enterprise Ireland
- Gilead Pharmaceuticals
- Gulf News
- Marriott International
- Shiseido Group
- Spar UK
- Taste of New Zealand
- Ulster Bank
- Ulster University
- Being Socially Savvy
- Virtually Connected, Socially Disconnected
- The Power of Influencer Marketing
- Social Media for Clinical Practice
- Building Customer Relations
- Leadership in a Digital Age
- You Work So You’re a Negligent Mother?
- Overcoming Doubt
- Those Light Bulb Moments
"Naomh hosted our annual charity show for Save the Children, she was fantastic, entertained the crowd, held the night together and delivered in style. A class act! Thank you."
Neil Turkington, Director, Celine’s Fashion / Save the Children
"Naomh joined the team for the University of Ulster's course in Digital Media Communication and made an immediate impact in her classes to students. Naomh's experience working with all kinds of clients, from government contracts on small to medium enterprise (SME) work, shines through in her work on our course."
Professor Maurice Mulvenna, Head of Computer Science Ulster University
"Naomh has a passion & desire to succeed in which ever role she takes on, she is always customer focused, is extremely personable, whilst maintaining a professionalism. One of Naomh's key attributes is her confidence in her own ability and this is reflected in the enjoyment she appears to take from the challenge of attaining any challenges set."
Jonathan Cushley, European Account Director, Dun and Bradstreet
"Naomh McElhatton has provided training programmes for our organisation. She is very diligent and runs inspiring programmes focusing on the digital marketing space. Participants feedback has been very positive in all her programmes. She is very reliable and flexible on her approach. Her knowledge in this developing space is immense and many participants comment on her positive and encouraging approach. Her knowledge of this area is vast so this provides for an excellent and interesting programme."
Brendan Noonan, Senior VP Learning & Development, Emirates
"Naomh's enthusiasm for her work was both infectious and welcomed, her skills and knowledge were considerable and had an immediate and lasting impact on the company."
Janet Kelly, Head of HR, Gulf News