The Marketing and Communications Department of HRI
The purpose of Horse Racing Ireland's marketing department, is to communicate the work of HRI in support of the overall mission to 'develop and promote Ireland as a centre of excellence for racing and breeding'
Strategic Marketing Review Group Report
identified the key issues which inform Marketing and Communications Activity.
Horse racing in Ireland has aligned successfully with top brands across
all sectors for many years and the marketing team in Horse Racing
Ireland knows how to design and deliver a complete package, in
partnership with racecourses, to build loyalty among your external and
internal customers. Find out more about our sponsorship opportunities.
Marketing and PR Manager
Tel: 045 455 682 Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgAs Marketing and PR Manager, Barbara overseas the general marketing strategy for Horse Racing Ireland and is responsible for the following areas:• National and Regional advertising and media buying• Direct marketing campaigns through press, broadcast and online platforms• PR opportunities to advance the promotion of HRI and the racecourses• Sponsorship opportunities in Irish racing• CRM and database management• Project management for targeted events and initiatives such as awards ceremonies, championship presentations and ladies day events• Management of the Horse Racing Ireland brandConnect with Barbara on LinkedInFollow Barbara on Twitter @barbaramwhite
Digital Marketing Manager
Tel: 045 455683 Email: email@example.com
As Digital Marketing Manager, Sophie is responsible for the company website, keeping Horse Racing Ireland's nine social media platforms updated and delivering social media strategies for the 26 racecourses.
Her role incorporates:
Connect with Sophie on
Linkedin Follow Sophie on Twitter
Tel: 00353 45 455674 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
As Horse Racing Ireland Press Officer, Tracey fields all media enquiries/interview requests and writes and sends out press releases on behalf of the company and the racecourses. Tracey also provides an information service for public representatives, researchers and the general public and coordinates the design of publications such as the yearly Factbook and Annual Report.
View the Press Office section for more information.
Racing Content Editor
Shane is a member of the Communications team
at Horse Racing Ireland. He assists with providing copy for HRI's suite
of websites, the “GoRacing” newsletters published on Wednesdays and
Fridays and many Irish racing press releases. Shane produces the weekly “News
and Reviews”, an Irish racing column distributed to all regional newspapers. He
also writes the daily racing column “Today's Tips” which previews all Irish
race meetings and records regular podcasts previewing Irish racing for the
Follow Shane's #TodaysTipsFollow Shane on twitter @thelasteditor
identifies key issues that inform the Marketing and Communications activity
Strategic Marketing Group Report
and discover the 26 Racecourses it has to offer
Go Racing in Ireland
encouraging a younger generation to get into racing
Go Racing Student Society