John Hurley – Retail Sales & Network Planning Manager
Has worked in the oil industry for 20+ years. He is a professional Retail Network Planner and he specialises in developing network strategies and optimisation plans. He worked for Irish Shell Limited from 1982-2005 in various roles including five years as Dealer Area Manager for the North West and 5 years as Retail Network Planner for Ireland, Scotland and N. England. He worked from 2005-2007 for Topaz Energy as Network Development Manager and from 2007-2009 as Network Planning & Property Consultant to NRA / Halcrow Barry Limited working on the design optimisation and Financial Appraisals of Motorway Services in Ireland.
DJ Cunningham – Business Development Manager – South
After completing his business degree in Tralee IT in 1997, DJ spent time working in Mallow before moving to Dublin. While there he held a variety of senior positions with Worldcom, DHL and United Beverages & Gilbeys Wines. He has substantial managerial experience in the areas of Sales, Operations and Customer Service. Prior to his appointment with GreatGas, DJ was involved in setting up Kendlebell Virtual Office services in Churchtown.
Richard Irvine – Business Development Manager – Ulster
Richard has worked in the oil industry since 2004. Following 4 years as Marketing Manager, Northern Ireland with ConocoPhillips he moved to DCC Energy in 2008 working as Retail and Distributor Manager for Emo Northern Ireland, developing and launching the Emo brand into the NI forecourt sector.
Prior to that his career involved management roles in production, sales, warehousing as well as transport and distribution in the print and packaging industry with MSO Cleland and in the construction materials industry with Lafarge PLC and he has gained valuable business experience throughout. He holds the Chartered Institute of Marketing certificate and has a CPC in International Transport.
Sean Kelly – Business Development Manager – West & Midlands
Sean has over ten year’s experience in sales. After completing a Bachelor Degree in Business Studies he began his career in the motor industry as a Sales Executive and was quickly promoted to Business Manager and Branch Manager. Before joining GreatGas Sean also gained some valuable experience in the advertising Industry. Throughout his successful career Sean has developed a wide range of skills and has always made customer service his priority.