Robin Kiely Promoted To Ryanair Head Of Communications
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NEW MEDIA WEBSITE TO BE LAUNCHED
Ryanair, Europe’s only ultra-low cost carrier (ULCC), today (23rd January) announced that after considering over 75 applicants, it has appointed Robin Kiely as its new Head of Communications (from 1st February) following an extensive recruitment process.
A former journalist, Robin (31 - but looks 15) joined Ryanair in April 2012 as Communications Manager and succeeds Stephen McNamara (35 - but looks 45 thanks to Europe’s media!), who joins the Irish Rugby Football Union after over four years at Ryanair. Ryanair will now recruit a new Communications Manager to replace Robin. Full details are available at www.ryanair.com/en/careers/job
(closing date - 5pm 30th
As part of its new communications platform, Ryanair is to launch a series of media relations initiatives over the coming months, including a dedicated media website.
Ryanair’s Stephen McNamara said:
“Following an incredible response for the advertised vacancy, Ryanair is pleased to appoint Robin Kiely as our new Head of Communications. Robin has impressed from day one after joining the team in April 2012. Ryanair is well known for offering rapid promotions to those who are ambitious and professional in what they do and Robin’s promotion to Head of Communications is well deserved. Robin can now kiss his family goodbye as he takes advantage of this once in a lifetime opportunity.”
Ryanair’s Robin Kiely said:
“I’m delighted to have been appointed Ryanair’s Head of Communications and look forward to improving our communication with Europe’s media. I am also looking forward to keeping our 80m passengers informed of the latest Ryanair news and developments as we continue to grow into 2013 and beyond.”