Who Are iON
Gerard is iON’s Events Manager. In this role, Gerard is tasked with managing and co-ordinating iON’s digital marketing strategy events and training course, in conjunction with the University of Ulster. As well as organising the events, Gerard is also tasked with liaising with venues and partners.
When he’s not busy planning iON’s next lecture, Gerard likes all things mountain especially alpine and cross country skiing, mountain biking and road cycling.
Favourite Cake: Orange and Poppy Seed Cake
The website I visit the most: Tossup between the following 3 (depending on the season and time of year) www.snow-forecast.com www.france-montagnes.com http://bikemagic.com
Desktop background: an image of an off piste ski run off the back of Mont Blanc that I took a couple of seasons ago
Hidden Talent: Using the selling skills I have honed at iON to convince my wife that I need another bike for the new season!?
Secret Ingredient To Do Your Job: Thick Skinned and Pig-headed persistence. Also being able to talk the hind leg of a donkey helps at times!