Sharon Tighe

Sharon is a solution-focused strategic & creative thinker with extensive experience in building & engaging online communities. Well-versed in a wide range of social, digital & marketing expertise, she is skilled in interpreting & getting to the heart of key brand messaging, while also understanding completely the motivations of the target audience. She encourages the development of meaningful consumer insight, is business minded & focused on measurable outcomes. Passionate about what’s new & current, she loves solving challenges for companies & brands by creating & researching new ways to make things work better. 

Sharon is a founding member of The Good Summit & strives to promote tech for good, as an enabler for human collaboration & inclusion, & has co-ordinated the online journey of over 300,000 women for Ireland’s largest parenting community, everymum. Now part of Zahra Media Group, she works on the planning and execution of cross-channel communications & campaign planning for well-known brands such as Skoda, Unilever & SuperValu with a dedicated commitment to facilitating relevant communications which add value at all times. 


Alison Comyn

Alison Comyn is a television and print journalist and broadcaster, best known as news anchor of UTV Ireland’s IFTA-winning news and current affairs programmes Ireland Live. Alison has presented numerous current affairs and entertainment programmes in the UK and Ireland with RTÉ, BBC, Sky News and Channel 4, as well as covering for Joe Duffy on numerous occasions on Liveline on RTE radio 1. She is an experienced voice-over artist, MC and moderator, and has hosted corporate and charity events for Bord Gais, University of Limerick, Threshold and Concern to mention but a few. With over 25 years in the media business, she also runs Alison Comyn Communications, training professionals in media & presentation skills, and personal impact & brand.

Alison Comyn Communications

Siobhan Fitzpatrick

Create value before you extract it, through authentic and genuine engagement‘, is something you’ll hear Siobhan say often. With over 25 years’ experience working in large organisations in New York, London and Dublin, across many different industry sectors including Investment Banking, Financial Services, Aerospace, Recruitment and Not-for-Profit, Siobhan understands the value of networking both from a career and business perspective. She considers herself a #ConsciousConnector through her work with the Women In Business Network (WIBN), her career transition practice, Catseye Coaching and of course TheNetworkingSummit. Her passion is empowering others to achieve their goals.