All Ireland Business Summit Its 4th annual return and  a great corporate event to snuggle up next to the top movers and shakers in industry.  Come fully prepped with cards and a plan.  Take part in the Biz All Stars Awards too. Croke Park. 19th April. Tickets: €149 Early Bird Single ticket, but there are other options, please check the link.



The Budding Entrepreneur Club Network A free networking opportunity situated in Dublin, The Dean Dublin 33 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2. 21st February 6-9pm FREE

STOMP PUBLIC TRAINING Advanced Facebook Marketing with Melanie Boylan and Marie Collins of DigiPulse Marketing. Carlton Hotel, Church Rd, Blanchardstown, Dublin. 20th February 2018 Tickets TBC

3XE Digital, Conversion Marketing Conference.  The first of 3 events this year and always fabulous for networking. Croke Park. 8th February. Tickets from €295 (till 12th January) then €395.

TechChill, Latvia.  I am moderating a panel at this event for Irish Tech News and getting some Live content up with a few interviews too.  February 8-9th 2018.


If there was anything going on the past two months and I didn’t get it up here I apologise.  I was so busy I barely had time to return home! 🙂

STOMP PUBLIC TRAINING Optimising Your Facebook Page for Business Midland Business Hub, 2 Dominic Street, Commons, Mullingar 7pm-9:30pm. €25-€35 per person.

Eventbrite - Optimising Your Facebook Page for Business

Tech for Good Dublin Introduction to App Developement, Why, What and How. AIB Bank 101 Grafton Street Dublin 2. 18th January 6-8pm FREE

Women in Business Network – Goatstown. An all women network I have had the privilege of being part of for the past year or so.  Please feel free to come along and try it for yourself.  The White Room, Union Cafe, 68 Deerpark Road, Mount Merrion.  17th January 2018.  12pm to 2pm Tickets €43.05.





Womens Inspire Network Conference, Radisson Blu, Dublin Airport. 10th October 10:30am-4pm. Tickets from €68.41.

Women's Inspire Conference Logo


Masquerade Ball South Court Hotel Limerick, 30th September 2017 Tickets from €27.50-€351.81.  Even I need a night off!

StartUp Weekend EDU Dublin, Udemy, 3rd Floor, One Building, Grand Canal Street Lower, Dublin, 22-24th September. Tickets €31.74 – €113.74

LinkedIn for Business Training, I am providing Public Training so all welcome! Head Office, Blackrock, Dublin. 14th September.  Tickets €35.00 (Discounts for STOMPIE’s, WIBN and Dublin Chamber).

Re:publica Dublin #rpDUB A highly engaging Social and Digital event being held in the Lighthouse Cinema, Dublin. 7th and 8th of September. Tickets available €50-210.  I shall be Stage Host on Day 2!


Time off for good behaviour again….


Time off for good behaviour….


Startup Weekend, Google, Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 2, 16-18 June, Tickets €16.37 – €52.24

Startup weekend

Digital DNA, St George’s Market, Belfast, 6-7 June Tickets until 22 May €129 for 2 tickets.

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Tech Connect, RDS, 31st May 9-4pm Tickets FREE

Bloggerconf, The Round Room at The Mansion House, 20th May 2017, 9am-4:30pm. Tickets €74.34.

Blogger Conf

3XE Content, Inbound and Social Media, Croke Park 17th May 9-4:30. Tickets €295.

re:publica #LoveOutLoud STATION-Berlin, 8-10th, 9-5pm €199

APRIL BizExpo, City West Convention Centre, 26th April, 10am-5pm Tickets FREE!  I am speaking again this year at this event.  “How to Use Canva for Your Business“.  Please join me on the day.

BizExpo 2017

Social Media Summit Ireland, Croke Park, 11th and 12th April. Tickets from €350

social media summit 2017

All Ireland Business Summit, Croke Park, Dublin, 6th April, 7:30am to 5pm. Tickets €125.74. Price includes Networking Breakfast, Keynote and Networking Session.

All Ireland Business Summit 2017

Women’s Inspire ConferenceCork International Hotel, Wednesday 5th April, 8:30 to 5pm, Tickets €64.26

WIN Telling Your Story 2017



DMX Dublin, March 8th, Aviva Stadium, Tickets: €350-€450

DMX Dublin

Dublin Tech Summit 15th and 16th February, The Convention Centre, Dublin. Tickets €396 to €565

Dublin Tech Summit logo

3XE Digital, 9th February, Croke Park, Dublin. Tickets From €195.00.


Micro Business Association Offical Launch Friday 27th January, 4Pm, Grand Central, O’Connell Street, Blackrock. Tickets FREE

Womens Inspire Network – Galway Meet Up Thursday 26th January 9am-12pm. BOI Workbench, Mainguard Street, Galway.  I am speaking at this event!  FREE to attend event for anyone who would be interested.  Men/Women, member or non-member.

win galway meet up Round Table Networking  Wednesday 25th January 6PM-8:30PM, Bank of Ireland, Montrose, Stillorgan Road. Tickets €10

Whatswhat Round Table

Business Owners Network, 13th January, Dublin Chamber of Commerce, 7 Clare Street, Dublin 7:30am-9am. Free to Members.

 Digital Dun Laoghaire Meetup Wednesday 11th January.  Set up by Eoin Costello. Networking from 7:30am, presentation from 7:45am – finish at 8:45am.  Everything you need to know about starting a scalable tech startup.  Location – Starbucks, Marine Road, Dun Laoghaire.


digital dun laoghaire




No events this month, time to design my strategy for next year!


Public Training Event – 30th November 2016, Annebrook House Hotel, Mullingar, Co Westmeath. Optimising Your Facebook Business Page. Full Day training 9:30 to 4:30.  Tickets €75.02 – €95.22.

Me and Marie Collins

MeetWest, 24th and 25th November, McWilliam Park Hotel, Claremorris, Co. Mayo.  Brochure for the event.  Tickets €175.

Meetwest Logo

Bizactiongroup Christmas Fair, 20th November 2016, The Bridge House Hotel, Tullamore. Free Entry to event, click the link to book a table!

Bizaction Christmas Fair 2016

Bloggerconf, 12th November 2016, The Marker Hotel, Dublin €63.79 to €190,39.

Blogger Conf


Network, Train, Grow


Social Media Masterclass with – Trainer Greg Fry – 28th October, 18 Eustace Street, Templebar. €80.34 Early Bird Tickets. logo

Public Training EventBeginner’s Facebook for Business – 27th October 2016, Annebrook House Hotel, Mullingar. €27.19

Beginners Facebook for Business

Public Training EventIntroduction to Facebook Ads and Social Media Tools with Melanie Boylan and Alan Hennessy of Kompassmedia – 20th October 2016, The Grand Hotel, Wicklow Town, Wicklow. 6-9pm  €37.50

Kompassmedia and STOMP Social Media Training Collaborate

LEARNINBOUND, 19th October 2016, The Academy, Dublin. 9am Full Day event. Tickets €125.

Learn Inbound

National Womens Enterprise Day, 19th October 2016.  Events all over Ireland promoting women entrepreneurs.  Arranged and promoted by the Local Enterprise Office.  Click the link to find your closest event and book tickets asap to get your place.

National Womens Enterprise Day

3XE Digital, 13th October 2016, Croke Park, Dublin. Tickets from €245 or better prices when you buy 2 or more.

3XE Logo

WIN Network Conference, 5th October 2016. City North Hotel and Conference Centre.  Tickets from €64.00.

Part sponsored by STOMP Social Media Training 🙂

Kitchen Table


EXIM Summit, 29th September 2016, Croke Park.  Tickets and Trade stands available at the link. Tickets available from €121.77 to  €244.77.

Exim Summit

Connect16, 28th September 2016, RDS.  Stands still available.  A networking event for Event Specialists. FREE Register to attend.

Connect 16

I recently joined a women’s networking group and I get the HOT SPOT this month, please let me know if you want to come as a visitor! The Horse Show, Ballsbridge 12pm-2pm Free for visitors.


Launch of  Irish Blogger Agency, 25th September 2016. Doubletree by Hilton, Dublin.  This event is SOLD OUT.

Irish Blogger Agency

22nd September 2016, I am going to a FREE Networking event at BOI Workbench, Galway with the Womens Inspire Group (WIN).  Just register your attendance here.  If you can’t make it, please let them know as it’s limited space!

WIN Galway MeetUp

Social Media Clinic, 14th September 2016, Citywest Hotel – Get your tickets for the Digital Marketing Training Day


Family Time!


Learn Inbound, 20th July 2016, The Academy, Dublin €35-€50 – Claim tickets early for Combo ticket to both July and October event and save loads of bucks!



National Sales and Marketing Summit and Grow Your Own Business, 25th May 2016, RDS Dublin, register for FREE


BLOGGERCONF 2016, 21st May 2016, Marker Hotel, Dublin €50-77.25 Early Bird Prices!



Facebook for Beginners Workshop, 6th April, Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy,  Co Wicklow €58.72


Whatswhat Biz Expo, 19th April 2016, City West Hotel, FREE. I’m speaking at it!


Social Media Summit Ireland, 1-2nd of March 2016, Location Aviva Stadium Tickets available.



My client Emma Jane Rushworth of Magical Wire Art for the Garden by Emma is launching her Fairy Walk at Wells House in Gorey, 21st February 12pm


Melanie is on UpStarts radio on 19th February 1:30-2pm.  Call me or email me with any questions you may have!


Setting Goals for 2016 – Womens Inspire Network €38.40 Talbot Hotel, Wexford, 10am to 2pm

STOMP Social Media Training Logo


Busy month so managed to go to nothing!


Meetwest 18th November, Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone, €120

Brave Business Conference 2015 23rd November, O’Callaghan Davenport Hotel €80 (Early Bird till 19th September) and €120 afterwards.

GREEN THURSDAY Check out my Special Offer – available on the day for a week!

Westmeath General Business Networking Event, 26th November, Mullingar Park Hotel FREE


DubNet 8th October, The Church, Jervis Street, Dublin, €10

Irishbizparty Conference Fermanagh 14th October, Killyhevlin Hotel, Enniskillin €50 (Book Early to avoid disappointment!)

Learn Inbound Dublin 21st October, The Academy Dublin, €99


Food and Drink Business Conference, 16th September, €295 Day pass (Two tickets being given away by me!), Aviva Stadium

Transform your Life and your Business with Pat Slattery” 7pm 18th September, Green Isle Hotel Conference & Leisure Centre. FREE. Sponsored by Business Action Group, open to all!

“Growing Your Business – How to improve sales, cash-flow and profits” 23rd September (Skillnets), Stillorgan Park Hotel, FREE




The Big Social Media Conference, 8th and 9th July Manchester, UK £450! (Not Early Bird prices sadly)

Learn InBound, 22nd July The Button Factory, Curved Street, Dublin €30


Not heading out at all this month!


All Ireland Business Summit  13th May Croke Park up to €30 per ticket

Facebook Workshop at DCU for The United Dioceses of Dublin and Glendalough (Closed) 16th May

3XE Digital Conference 19th May Croke Park €245

START Network “Social Media Strategy: What does it actually look like?” Ran by Carol O’Kelly – Redstorm Marketing (Closed)

Swipe Summit 28th May University College Dublin €295pp (discounts now available through Zonua and IrishBizParty)


Digital Marketing Essentials, 11th April at Crookstown Business Park, Kildare – BAG Members only!

#Bizpartyinspires Conference 15th April at The Green Isle Hotel €40

The Smart Business Show 22nd and 23rd April at the RDS Main Arena – only €30


Melanie will be attending the Grow Your Own Business Open Day on the 11th March organised by the Wicklow Local Enterprise Office.  There is exhibits, seminars and mentoring available at this FREE talk!  The seminars are on a first come, first served basis.


The Training course for the group below will now be taking place on the 11th February at the Green Isle Hotel!  This event is closed to members of the group only at this time.

This coming Tuesday evening (17th February), you will find Melanie at the Harbour View Networking Meeting in Dun Laoghaire.


After taking a month off from being out and about, Melanie will be running her first group class in Facebook and Google+ in Celbridge, Co Kildare on the 14th of January for a business Facebook group called Business Action Group.  This event is currently closed to members only.  To learn about the group, please visit this link

Sadly Postponed due to bad weather, now on in February!

I will be attending the AIB Sponsorship Launch on the 27th January at the Green Isle Hotel from 9:30am to 4:30pm.  Everyone is welcome and all Sole Traders, SME’s and Start-up’s especially welcome.


STOMP have been recruited to do the Media Promotion for Castlebridge Associates first annual Data Protection Conference this coming November 7th 2014.

Protecting you and your clients data is something you must do by law, how well protected is your information?  Early bird registration is available for this event right now.  This is the first event of its kind ever in Ireland, normally staff/management would be required to travel overseas for these speakers, so take advantage of this limited space conference.  Buy your tickets here.

Melanie will be attending the Dubnet meeting on the 27th November at The Church Jervis Street.  Hope to meet you there, bring lots of business cards!

OCTOBER are having another Business Fair at The RedCow Moran Hotel on the 8th October between 10am and 5pm.  The event is FREE to attend and it offers FREE training in various topics.  View the stands and get an idea of the various products and services out there that can support your business.  Confirm your attendance here!


Melanie will appear on the Upstarts programme with Dublin City FM 103.2 on the 10th of October between 1:30 and 2pm Live, discussing her business and clients.  A special guest will be joining her, don’t miss it!

The Business Eye

Melanie will be on the The Business Eye (Dublin South FM) with Padraic Marren on 17th November between 12 and 12:30pm 93.9FM with Daragh O’Brien from Castlebridge Associates discussing Data Governance and Data Information.



STOMP has it is first stand ever at the Ploughing Championships this September 25th in Stradbally, Co Laois.  This is all thanks to the wonderful support of the Business Action Group Aka Irish Business in Action.  Tweeting and images will come from the day!


Michael J Synnott, Wicklows latest science-fiction author will be appearing at Shamrokon on the 22nd to the 24th August.  Visit Doubletree by Hilton and go to this one-off travelling event, tickets are now available for the whole weekend.  Learn about Michaels second book due out shortly whilst at the event and sign up for all updates on his series!

Back in May 2014 a group of entrepreneurs got together to form a co-op of “active” business professionals that would go out of their way to promote small to medium business online and offline.  This included events (with group booking discounts) and discounted rates for all sorts of things ranging from printing to training.  The Business Action Group (BAG) group is launching officially on the 26th August at the Green Isle Hotel.  Dragons Den Dragons Ramona Nicholas and Gavin Duffy are confirmed as attending  and Niall Harbison will be attending also.  For members only of BAG.

Doubtfayre RDS have been preparing for this their first event at the RDS since January 2014 and have asked us to help promote their event in the lead up to it.