Ones to Watch

Ones to Watch:

By Business & Finance
03 July 2017
Ones to Watch:
Change Agent Kevin Meaney, founder of

In our Ones to Watch section, we highlight some of the top movers and shakers in Ireland. This week we feature

What is it? is a website for ‘Change Agents’: entrepreneurs, business owners and professionals driven by passion.

The website aims to inform, inspire and educate readers with a diverse range of business and lifestyle content, from news and features to the websites trademark Workplace Wednesday galleries.

The website has more than one million views per month, and currently, the majority of this readership is in the US and UK.

There are close to one million followers and growing across social media platforms. The company is focused on developing throughout the UK in the short term.

Who’s behind it?

Irish digital entrepreneur Kevin Meaney is the CEO and founder of The AGENT brand which incorporates the business and lifestyle website and an award-winning full-service digital department AGENT Digital.

Powering the website is its digital division, AGENT Digital. Established in 2007, this full-service digital agency, based in Dublin and Limerick, has spent a decade perfecting its ethos: listen-strategise-deliver.

AGENT Digital listen to clients’ goals; create strategies to achieve those goals; and deliver those strategies through their wide range of services including digital and content marketing for brands to reach their audience either through or their own brands digital platforms.

How is it funded? is privately funded, even though the website is only live since early 2016 the website has partnered with leading brands such as Vodafone UK and Trivago.

Future plans?

In the short term, the main focus for AGENT is the UK. AGENT will be growing their existing audience of UK entrepreneurs and business owners and delivering effective digital campaigns for more UK brands through AGENT’s digital and content marketing services.

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Business & Finance, in association with Comtrade Digital Services, recognises Ireland’s most dynamic emerging businesses in ‘Ones to Watch’.

Ireland is alive with a vibrant start-up scene and the entrepreneurs featured are shaping the country’s economic landscape.