Amanda is an experienced Social Media consultant and trainer, with 11 years of practical experience working with SMEs developing strategies and providing training in house and for training institutions.
After studying film production in the UK Amanda moved to Ireland to work in the vibrant film industry. She worked as an assistant director on feature films, television shows and advertisments for almost ten years. Here she learnt important people and organisational skills.
In 2004 she stared her first business selling corporate gifts. It was during this time that she developed her social media and digital marketing skills.
In 2009 she opened a new busieness, Spiderworking and began working with SMEs in Ireland. She also runs a respected international blog from the website. In addition to her own blog Spiderworking, Amanda has blogged for some of the top social media blogs in the world including: Jon Loomer, Social Media Examiner & Razor Social. She is also a staff blogger for AgoraPulse.
Amanda brings a unique and fresh approach to social media with tons of ideas, tips and insights on what actually works.
Amanda has delivered training for and on behalf of; Failté Ireland, SureSkills, The Fitzwilliam Institute, We Teach Social and Dun Laoghaire Local Enterprise Office.