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JOB VACANCY: Digital Marketing Consultant

About Proactive: Proactive is a high-profile, Irish-owned Marketing Agency specialising in delivering strategic solutions for our clients through creative, engaging and relevant campaigns. Our team includes graphic designers, web developers, video editors, digital marketing experts and marketing strategy leaders. Proactive also has an event management division. Proactive’s clients range from ...
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Joanne Murphy Appointed President of BPW Galway

Joanne Murphy of Tri Talking Sport was officially appointed President of the Business and Professional Women’s Club Galway at their AGM in the Ardilaun Hotel on Monday night (14th January), she takes over the reins from Valerie Murphy who held a two-year term of office at the helm of BPW Galway.  A well known figure in Galway from her numerous years of professional fundraising for Enable Irelan...
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All you need to know about the Facebook Update

Facebook announced that they are redesigning Facebook Business Pages. If you are a current Facebook Business Page owner, you may have noticed that your reach has declined rapidly over the last few months. Part of Facebook's redesign is to help Facebook Pages get noticed on News Feeds but also to become a genuine destination for customers. Facebook is looking to make business pages more user...
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All you need to know about Instagram’s new feature

It's been almost a month since Instagram launched its new platform for playing longer videos, IGTV and here is all you need to know about it. What is IGTV? Instagram announced that IGTV is designed to function like social-media based television. But instead of having channels, the users will be the creators, therefore, making "the creators the channels" as stated in an Instagram blog post. ...
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As the CAO change-of-mind deadline looms, Proactive has made the process a little easier.

The CAO change of mind deadline is this Sunday, and the Proactive team are delighted to have been involved in making the process of applying to third level education more user-friendly.  The Central Application Office (CAO) is the national body which processes applications for admission to Higher Education Institutions. It is where budding students apply for where they have chosen to go and wha...
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Branding Event by Shannon Chamber of Commerce

Shannon Chamber of Commerce is holding an information event on branding aptly named "Does your brand really matter?" Our founding partner and creative strategist, Ray O'Connor is the main presenter at the event. Proactive Design and Marketing Ray founded Proactive Design and Marketing in 1996 and it has since grown to be one of Ireland's leading marketing agencies. Proactive work with major b...
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A rule of good infographic design is to show, don’t tell.

Every picture tells a story, but sometimes it takes a clever combination of words and pictures to tell a story quickly, concisely and in an engaging way. Information graphics or infographics are a powerful tool to disseminate information and educate your audience on your products and services. Infographics work particularly well with students, who engage regularly with the brain-map style o...
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Run Galway Bay in 2018

Run Galway Bay 10k, Half Marathon and Marathon is set to return to the shores of Galway Bay on October 6th, 2018. The largest multi-distance running event in Galway City attracted a record number of over 3,200 people to the City of the Tribes in 2017 and is expected to increase in numbers again next year. 2017 Highlights Highlights in 2017 included the Irish Cross County ski team on rolle...
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23 years in Business marked by 23 GMIT Prospectus Covers

There’s nothing like a bit of competition to get the creative juices flowing. In March each year our design team compete against each other to see who will be the creator of the next GMIT prospectus cover. For 23 years Proactive has designed the Prospectus and each year the aim is to produce something different but current. The Proactive graphic designers each come up with a few concepts for ...
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Ireland’s First Augmented Reality Prospectus

Although Augmented Reality (AR) has been around for a while now (remember the craze of Pokémon Go?), it is still however an unexplored opportunity in printed communications. AR allows you to create immersive and engaging interactions with your customers by incorporating video content, 3d models that interact with the printed scene, photograph slideshows and web content –all of which enhance...
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