John Kennedy has over a decade’s experience in writing and editing business-to-business and technology magazine titles.
He began his career in business and technology publishing with Computer Publications Group (CPG), where he edited Advanced Manufacturing Technology (AMT) Magazine and Communications Today (CMS) as well as contributing to the company’s flagship magazine, Irish Computer. He then went on to become technology editor at Business & Finance, where he also edited Business& Technology Magazine and B2B Magazine.
John is the editor of Ireland’s leading technology news website siliconrepublic.com as well as the weekly e-Thursday pages in the business section of the country’s biggest selling daily, the Irish Independent and the Digital Ireland monthly supplement.
John also features occasionally on Dublin’s Newstalk 106 FM, where he discusses technology issues. His broadcasting experience also extends to discussing technology-related issues on the BBC World Service, RTE Drive Time and Today FM’s Sunday Business Show.
In 2005 he was named Technology Journalist of the Year at the Irish Internet Association’s Net Visionary Awards.