John Kelly


A Global Award-Winning Innovator, Experiential and Transmedia Senior Marketeer, and Content Strategist. A Non-Executive Director, Entrepreneur and Start-up Mentor/Lecturer in the field of Marketing, Future of Skills, International Business and Digital Communication. Published Author, Conference Speaker, Emerging Tech Analyst and Researcher.


PhD Graduate of UCD SMARTlab in Inclusive Design and Creative Technologies Innovation, with a research focus on the Future of Work, Skills and Workplace Transformation. An MBA Graduate of Warwick Business School (Customer Behavioral Communications).


Founder of, a Services/Consulting/Think Tank (Inclusive Design, Design Thinking and Transmedia Communications).


Advisor to EMEA to Tech Start-up and Skills/Training Futures. Previously working in senior EMEA roles for organisations such as Dell Technologies and HP Inc. Founded a number of Entrepreneurial startups in the Creative Arts sector.


The elected EMEA Project Advisor/Lead as part of HP Inc global focus on Transforming the Future of Education, Learning and Skills through Emerging and Immersive Technology and Audience Experience

 Honors and Awards 

Global Marketing Award Winner -Innovative "Future of Work" Experience 

EMEA Finalist – Most Innovative Workplace Collaboration Project. 

UK Best Marketeer.

Annual Hackathon Winner American Chamber of Commerce Ireland.

National Award Winner -   UK Magazine Advertising Awards.

Published Author and Speaker at Marketing and Customer Communications Conferences.