Our People

Our People

Our People


Our people are our biggest asset. Newsaccess employs 30 people and our main office is based in Dublin 2. We realise that our team is what makes Newsaccess the vibrant young company it is today. We invest in our people and we enjoy what we do. We encourage our team to grow with the company and we truly believe our professional approach and the high standards we expect from ourselves set us apart from the rest.

    STUART MCHUGH linkedin

    CEO, Stuart has a wealth of experience in the Media Intelligence Industry. He became CEO of Newsaccess in 2007 and oversaw the merger of NPC and NMS that year. He then managed Newsaccess’ implementation and launch of its diversified digital services suite. In 2014 he managed the acquisition and integration of MediaHub, which was Irelands longest established Media Intelligence agency. Stuart previously held the positions of Sales & Marketing Director and Head of Insight in Newsaccess and holds a Batchelor's degree in Marketing.

    KATRINA JOYCE linkedin

    Head of Sales, Katrina has 14 years experience in sales, marketing, project and relationship management.  She has a strong background in tender management and has held senior roles in O’Callaghan Hotels, Fitzpatrick Design Hotels and Harmonia Publishing. Katrina won Marketing Institute of Ireland Sales Person of the year 2007 and holds an Honours Degree Marketing.


    SANDIE BURDIS linkedin

    Head of Operations, Sandie became Head of Operations of Newsaccess in 2007. She has over 20 years experience in the Media Intelligence Industry and was previously the Operations Manager of Cision Group Ireland (formerly News Extracts). Sandie overlooks day to day operations in Newsaccess and she actively ensures we provide the best media monitoring service in the industry.

    LAURA GUNNERY linkedin

    Laura Joined Newsaccess in 2014 in the Sales & Marketing Department and has since moved to Chief Marketing Officer. She holds a Bachelor’s degree (honours) in Advertising & Marketing Communications.  Laura has gained invaluable experience in our sector working with key clients. She also has previous experience in both advertising and marketing agencies.

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