people.

120 makers, thinkers and doers

Our people don't just come and go.

When you love what you do, why would you leave? Tenure, to us, is a badge of honor. Because it shows how deeply committed our employees are to our mantra. We are 130 Defiantly Human people existing in defense of humans, with an understanding of and a commitment to what makes us, us.

combined
senior tenure:

112yrs

languages
spoken:

19

Our
Leadership

In an ever-changing world, consistency is key.

Our senior management team has been invested in Connelly Partners for years ensuring steady leadership and a commitment to the company’s philosophy.

Steve Connelly

Steve
Connelly

President and Copywriter

Gym rat. (Coaching, not working out.)

Since founding CP in 1999, Steve has built a company based on empathy and creativity and a working environment awarded “Best Agency Culture” by Ad Age.

Keith Lee

Keith
Lee

Managing Director

Super Dad (swimming, sailing, tennis).

With over 30 years in the industry, working in London and then Dublin, Keith is MD of Connelly Partners, but his real passion is creative.
Ronan Doyle

Ronan
Doyle

Creative Director

Liverpool's biggest fan (no joke).

Ronan is an award winning creative director who heads up the studio team of designers, copywriters and art directors.

Mary McMahon

Mary
McMahon

Strategy Director

Spotted zipping around Dublin on her Vespa.

 

As an  award winning Strategy director in CP Dublin, Mary brings years of experience working with some of Ireland’s most loved and leading brands.
Scott Savitt

Scott
Savitt

Head of Digital

Starting to speak with a Dublin accent.

As Director of Digital, Scott leads a team of inhouse experts in SEO, analytics, UX design and brings the latest trends and insights to Dublin clients.

Vaunnie McDermott

Vaunnie
McDermott

Client Business Director

Not quite, but nearly in the Dry Robe brigade.

Vaunnie has worked both agency and client side over the past 25  years and looks after new CP clients  to ensure their account is run seamlessly.  Quite Possibly the fastest talker in Ireland!

9 EURO
substantial meals

unofficial
office dogs:

'you're on mute'

14
2
every day

Our
People

It's what each of us are passionate about out there that makes us who we are in here.

With a good group of humans, anything is possible—especially good work. The way we see it, good people create good culture. And good culture attracts more great people. And with all this greatness floating around, it’s only natural that exceptional work would follow. Out there, we are adventurers, wanderers, athletes, artists, makers and mavens. And in here, we are 130 people strong each doing our part to create better work while being better humans.