Founded by Kerry native April Drew, Drew Media is a publishing and events company based in Limerick. Drew Media specialises in publishing niche titles throughout Ireland and abroad. The company also runs awards ceremonies, wedding fairs, press launches and training.
CEO of Drew Media, April Drew, originally hails from Tralee, Co. Kerry but currently lives in Newport, Tipperary with her husband John and three children. The Drew Media offices are located in Castletroy, Limerick.
April, a born entrepreneur, has always been in the business of communication. She graduated Bristol University as an Irish Sign Language Interpreter and after traveling Europe with this career while in her early twenties, April moved stateside to New York and pursued a career in journalism.
During her time in New York April received many accolades including Kerry Woman of the Year from the Kerry Association of New York and an award from the Aisling Irish Community Center for her work in the Irish Community. She also had a day named after her in Yonkers- Oct 9th, 2008 is officially April Drew day!
April worked as a journalist with the Irish Voice in New York for nine years and returned to Ireland in 2012 armed with the skills to start up her own publishing business.
A year after her return home to Ireland Brides of Limerick magazine was born. Since then April has successfully also launched Brides of Kerry, Brides of Cork, Irish LGBT Weddings, Weddings in Ireland and Getaways with Kids.
April's husband John Mooney joined the company in June 2018 as Operations Manager and together they work everyday to make Drew Media a super publishing house. April's passion in life is to show her three children the world before they get too old to want to travel with their parents anymore!
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