A PR practitioner since 1969, Robin O’Sullivan initially worked as a journalist with the Cork Examiner/Evening Echo and was RTE News’ first full time reporter in Cork.
In 1981 he left the John Daly Group, where he was a director at Coca-Cola Bottling Company, to set up O’Sullivan Public Relations Ltd. A steadily growing client portfolio included local authorities, the dairy industry and leading companies in the pharmaceutical, industrial and high-tech sectors throughout the country. Robin participated in the establishment of Ireland’s first licenced local television station – Cork Multi-Channel – as director and presenter from 1985 to 1988.
He has served as Director of the Cork International Film Festival, President of Cork Chamber and of the Chambers of Commerce of Ireland, and was a Director of the National Consumer Agency. He is currently a director of Bishopstown Credit Union.
He holds a Life Fellowship from the Public Relations Institute of Ireland.