Bob Gee

Founder/Director

A Bit About Me: I have worked in Promotional Merchandise for 17 years. Before that, I worked for US Multinationals in Logistics and Production. I love working in the promotional merchandise industry as you meet so many different and interesting people. But I hate lockdowns for obvious reasons.

My Dream Holiday Is: To China and the Far East.

My Favourite Film Is: Godfather 1 or 2

My Superpower Would Be: Singing. I can’t do it!

My Dream Dinner Guest Is: Michael D Higgins

My Favourite Promotional Product Is: The Smart Answer is the one that fits the client’s needs perfectly. But I do like the premium branded stuff.

Tricia Gee

Founder/Director

A Bit About Me: I started Connect Promotions in Jan 2004, having previously worked for FAS and The Local Employment Service. I really enjoy working in the Promotional Merchandise Industry and meeting people.

My Dream Holiday Would Be: Croatia

My Favourite Film Is: A Star is Born

My Superpower Would Be: Reading minds

My Dream Dinner Guest Is: Liam Neeson

My Favourite Promotional Product Is: The Powerbank Phone Charger

Beata O’Sullivan

Quality Assurance Manager

A Bit About Me: I completed a business degree in 2007 followed by a Masters in Marketing in 2008, I have been with Connect Pro for the last 8 years and am still learning about always changing marketing trends. I am currently a student again and a mum of two smallies so life is great and busy!

My Dream Holiday Is: A month-long meditation retreat in Tibet.

My Favourite Film Is: Girl, Interrupted.

My Superpower Would Be: Breathing underwater.

My Dream Dinner Guest Is: Some world-class chef who would make the dinner for me!

My Favourite Promotional Product Is: I love our premium clothing items.

Darren Desmond

Senior Account Manager

A Bit About Me: I’m a Senior Account Manager with over 16 years industry experience. Dedicated and hard-working. Love spending time with family, walking, and watching Rugby. I’m an Ex Rower and love following the Irish Athletes in their strive for medals. I’ll watch any sport really.

My Dream Holiday Is: I have a friend living in Dubai for the last few years. I would love to get out and visit. The best holiday so far has been the Dominican Republic.

My Favourite Film Is: Has to be Bad Boys 2. Was in Boston when it came out, will never forget it. Couldn’t get the theme tune out of my head.

My Superpower Would Be: Speed

My Dream Dinner Guest Is: CJ Stander. I have met him on a few occasions and he is great craic. Would love to hear more about Braai, but not sure he would be the right person to ask anymore.

My Favourite Promotional Product Is: So many to choose from but I always go back to the Brite Americano. Ticks so many boxes.

Tim O’Connor

Senior Account Manager

A Bit About Me: I have been working with Connect Promotions now for just over 4 years. Every day is different planning company events/launches as well as staff reward & recognition programmes. Overall I have worked in Account Manager roles for over 15 years and I do find the role very rewarding. It is very important for me to work closely with customers to find the perfect solution every time.

My Dream Holiday Is: Sailing in the Caribbean.

My Favourite Film Is: Shaw Shank Redemption.

My Superpower Would Be: Flying.

My Dream Dinner Guest Is: Tiger Woods.

My Favourite Promotional Product Is: Pop Sockets.

Victoria Curtis

Digital Marketing Executive

A Bit About Me: Having obtained a BA in New Media from MTU, I embraced the world of Digital Marketing and have 5 years experience behind me. I joined Connect Promotions in 2021 during the Covid-19 lockdown. There is so much to learn about the promotional merchandise industry and it’s fun to create content around the products we can supply.

My Dream Holiday Is: New York City at Christmas.

My Favourite Film Is: 500 Days of Summer.

My Superpower Would Be: Invisibility.

My Dream Dinner Guest Is: Beyonce.

My Favourite Promotional Product Is: You can’t go wrong with a Moleskine Notebook.

Damien Crowley-Dynan

Senior Account Manager

A Bit About Me: As an Account Manager I believe in developing strong client relationships as fundamental, to connecting with key business executives and stakeholders. And to always answer client queries and identify new business opportunities among new and existing customers to build business relationships.

My Dream Holiday Is: Peace and Quiet in a Sunny climate with great amenities.

My Favourite Film Is: GlenGarry Glen Ross.

My Superpower Would Be: The power to influence your environment.

My Dream Dinner Guest Is: Robin Williams.

My Favourite Promotional Product Is: Golf Umbrellas.