Melissa launched ‘The Retail Advisor’ business consultancy in 2019 to empower independent retailers and craft and design makers in the West and North West of Ireland. Melissa mentors established independent retail owners and their teams. She believes in analysing the needs of businesses to empower retailers to grow their businesses and reach their potential. Melissa provides solutions by implementing processes to improve standards across the store, whilst driving sales and ensuring a strong customer service ethos is maintained. Melissa is known for her honest support and advice, delivered in a warm professional manner. Tune in fortnightly to 'In Focus' Saturdays at 1 pm to hear the latest in Irish retail news plus lots of great tips to help you smash sales in 2021.
Originally from Co. Monaghan, Gerry Callan worked in pirate radio from 1983 to 1998, moved to the US and worked on country radio there, but returned to Ireland and became involved in telecoms. After a broadcasting hiatus of 20 years, the love of Country Music has led him back to radio. Tune in Sundays at 8 pm to find out more!
Barbara is the founder of “Let’s Get Digital”, she uses practical digital strategies combining Paid Search, Search Engine Optimisation, Paid Social, Display Advertising, Email Marketing, and Conversion Optimisation to receive the maximum value from her client's budgets. Her aim is to demystify online marketing for her diverse clients by using smart tested techniques and maximise their online presence to achieve larger profit margins and a significant increase in overall revenue. Barbara is the Digital Expert and contributes fortnightly on BCRFMs business show 'In Focus'.
David Boland is a songwriter and filmmaker (New Pope) with a background in event curation, festival production, community development and digital media. Originally from Donegal, he is the founder of Galway music collective Citog Records, co-founder of platform cooperative An Ait Eile, booker for original music night Eclectics in The Black Gate and production manager for Galway 2020 European Capital of Culture youth music project Livefeed.
The Sunday Soul Session hosted by ‘BIG’ Jim Mulroy aka ‘BIG’ Jim RELISH.
Jim’s Sunday Soul Session covers all genres of Music with Soul as he lives by the mantra of ”If a record’s got soul, I’m usually gonna dig it and I'll more than likely play it!”.
Barbara-Anne O'Reagan loves to keep it positive and upbeat and has a varied taste in music.