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OLIVIA BUCKLEY INTERNATIONAL

MEET THE TEAM

OLIVIA BUCKLEY INTERNATIONAL

MEET THE TEAM

A team of passionate hospitality professionals who deeply appreciate the art of a great gathering, the Olivia Buckley International team brings over 40 years of combined experience to each meticulously composed event. In addition to designing and producing masterful events, we are committed to uplifting the local economy through conscious partnerships with local creative brands, purveyors and artisans. We are proud of our heritage. Using our trusted rolodex of industry leading connections, we are able to infuse the Irish way of life into each celebration with purpose and intention. We are honoured to have our work published in global media outlets like VOGUE, and have received national support by Failte Ireland amongst many others.

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━ FOUNDER & MANAGING DIRECTOR

OLIVIA BUCKLEY

Olivia Buckley is the Founder and Managing Director of her namesake company, Olivia Buckley International, one of the world’s leading event design, planning and production firms specialising in luxury destination events and weddings in Ireland and throughout Europe. Olivia is highly regarded by clients and colleagues alike for bringing both style and substance to each celebration, no matter the scale. She brings years of experience in hospitality management and brand marketing, which is fundamental to how the firm operates today - with an unmatched level of attention to the finest of details.

━ FOUNDER & MANAGING DIRECTOR

OLIVIA BUCKLEY

Olivia Buckley is the Founder and Managing Director of her namesake company, Olivia Buckley International, one of the world’s leading event design, planning and production firms specialising in luxury destination events and weddings in Ireland and throughout Europe. Olivia is highly regarded by clients and colleagues alike for bringing both style and substance to each celebration, no matter the scale. She brings years of experience in hospitality management and brand marketing, which is fundamental to how the firm operates today - with an unmatched level of attention to the finest of details.

OLIVIA BUCKLEY

Olivia Buckley is the Founder and Managing Director of her namesake company, Olivia Buckley International, one of the world’s leading event design, planning and production firms specialising in luxury destination events and weddings in Ireland and throughout Europe. Olivia is highly regarded by clients and colleagues alike for bringing both style and substance to each celebration, no matter the scale. She brings years of experience in hospitality management and brand marketing, which is fundamental to how the firm operates today - with an unmatched level of attention to the finest of details.


Clients travel from all across the world, from New York to Singapore, California to Australia, to seek the knowledge and event prowess of Olivia. Recognised globally for her expertise in designing and producing the most exquisite experiences. Her insights into the event and hospitality industry make her the go-to planner when considering an event in Ireland or across Europe.

 

Olivia's expertise in the event industry spans twenty years ago. Since the company's inception, Olivia Buckley International catapulted to the forefront of the luxury events arena. As Olivia’s exemplary portfolio and coveted client list strengthened, her ambition to create a dynamic and strong company came to fruition. Olivia has welcomed national and international talent, hand-picking her team from the highest calibre throughout the luxury industry. 


Olivia is an experienced speaker and promotes Ireland globally as a luxury event destination. Showcasing Ireland, its unique heritage, culture, unmatched beauty and pool of amazing talent. Ireland’s national tourism board Fáilte Ireland recognised Olivia’s contributions to the event industry in Ireland and rewarded her the prestigious honour of enlisting her as their recognised Destination Event Planner.  

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OUR TEAM


Hand-picked from the highest calibre throughout the luxury events arena, the Olivia Buckley International team are an experienced and knowledgeable event management team, who gracefully coordinate each element of every celebration. Possessing a distinctively unique way of making each event a piece of art, our team create visually arresting conceptual designs that are magnificently brought to life. Ever present but discreetly distant, they are masters at making magic behind the scenes.

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Rachael Greene, Olivia Buckley International,  Event Management, Corporate Experiences, Senior Events Director, Ireland, Dublin,

RACHAEL GREENE

SENIOR EVENTS DIRECTOR

Rachael Greene is the agency’s Senior Events Director, a positive and passionate perfectionist. With over ten years of experience in the Events & Marketing industry, Rachael delivers complex brand projects and meaningful celebrations. Leading the production of our events, from budget management to design assistance, supplier selection and live management, Rachael constantly thinks outside the box and delivers our client’s vision with style. 


Rachael acquired a BSc in Business, Major in Marketing in 2013, Prince2 Project Management Certification in 2014 and became a Certified Associate in Project Management in 2016. After graduating with a post-graduate degree in Event Management in 2016, Rachael specialised in Corporate and Brand Experiences before expanding her portfolio into the luxury market. With a keen eye for design and contacts across Europe’s creative market, Rachael continuously breaks boundaries, creating truly unique experiences for clients. Rachael’s brilliance as a logistical event manager and vivid dreamer lend to her recognition as one of Ireland’s top event management specialists.


The beauty of working in event management means that no two days are the same. A typical day for our Senior Events Director could begin on-site at one of the most beautiful locations in Ireland and could conclude with a design consultation with clients on the other side of the world. The variability of her day-to-day is one of the intriguing aspects of her role, yet she always savours one consistent moment throughout the concept to creation process. When candles are alight, the band are playing, and guests are about to see the event space for the first time, Rachael takes a moment to look around take in the experience; and feel proud of what we have created as a team.


Rachael leads a team of driven event executives, encouraging and supporting them to reach their full potential: planning and delivering exceptional experiences for our clients.

 

━ SENIOR EVENTS DIRECTOR

RACHAEL GREENE

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LAURAGH QUINN

Lauragh Quinn proudly guides and supports our distinguished clientele as Client Liaison Manager. Naturally kind, compassionate and considerate, Lauragh captures our client’s wishes and efficiently communicates them to our wider team. Lauragh manages multiple timelines, client services and on-the-day logistics in flawless fashion. 


Lauragh graduated with First Class Honours in Business Studies and Marketing in 2005 and has relished the challenge of working in the world of events ever since. Before settling in her native county Galway, Lauragh travelled the world, wandering from continent to continent. Her introduction to the world’s culture, history and heritage support her in connecting with our international clients, translating their personal journeys, family history and company culture into each bespoke event. Lauragh thrives in the fast-paced nature of the events industry – a typical day involves her joining calls across multiple time zones and working with our wonderful clients to ensure they are involved in each step of their own momentous celebrations.


On the day of events, Lauragh is on the ground managing guest logistics and ensuring the event flow remains on schedule. She leads a team of Guest Relation Assistants, who support our clients and their guests throughout the entire event. Lauragh directly manages transportation, ensuring all guests arrive to the event at the scheduled time. 

 

Lauragh aspires for new challenges and is ready to take on the world through one of the most exhilarating industries in the world. She feels blessed to work alongside some of the most wonderful people every day and build relationships with remarkable clients.

 

━ CLIENT LIAISON MANAGER

LAURAGH QUINN

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FIONA VAUGHAN

EVENT EXECUTIVE

Fiona joined our wonderful world of creativity as Event Executive. While our Senior Events Director and our Design Team dream up big visions, Fiona’s attention to detail and impressive ability to manage multiple projects ensures our clients’ event timelines are delivered on schedule. Fiona conducts high-level research and curates creative vendors for client consideration. Seeking inspiration in architecture, fashion and gastronomy, Fiona assists our Production and Design team in creating original and ground-breaking concepts. Fiona is consistently on the pulse of the best and upcoming creative vendors that can fulfil our client’s vision and create the most memorable experience. 

Fiona completed a BSc in Music, Media and Production Technology which first sparked her of creating special moments. Following ber BSc, Fiona completed a MSc in Marketing, Consumption and Society and continues her learning today through online courses and reading books. Fiona’s fascination for events led her to diverge from her path of Digital Marketing and into a world of possibility, creativity and endless fun. From the initial concept stage to lighting the candles at an event, Fiona is present; creating a positive experience for others. The ability to create moments of magic for people is one of the most rewarding aspects of her role as Event Executive.

 

Fiona is grateful for the opportunity to work alongside forward-thinking people who are leading the event industry and creating phenomenal experiences.

 

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FIONA VAUGHAN

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SIAN CAHILL

BRAND EXECUTIVE

Sian Cahill works behind-the-scenes as our Brand Executive. Sian’s flair for storytelling and connection introduces our agency to clients, collaborators and creatives all across the world. Proud of the relationships that she has maintained with creators and curators internationally, Sian assists our clients in securing prestigious publications. Notably, she has supported our clients in securing publications in VOGUE and BRIDES. 


After graduating from Munster Technological University in 2019 with the highest honours in Creative Writing for Digital Media, she stepped into the world of hospitality. Her passion for the hospitality industry, seamless skill for digital marketing and love of luxury catapulted her to the forefront of the race to join Ireland’s most prestigious events agency. Sian shares the Olivia Buckley International story with the world, capturing the time, dedication, teamwork and passion involved in creating every bespoke event. 


Passionate about her country and the many creatives who share Ireland’s shores, Sian works in collaboration with international representatives and the national tourism board to promote Ireland as a leading luxury event and wedding destination. Sian is constantly reawakened by the fascinating people she meets, the stories she learns and the meaningful relationships she develops. The creativity and passion of those around her continue to inspire and motivate her.

 

━ BRAND EXECUTIVE

SIAN CAHILL

Rachael Greene

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━ HEAD OF ACCOUNTS

CYNTHIA DALY

Rachael Greene

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━ EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT MANAGER - NON EXEC

JOANNA MURPHY

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