tinderpoint
/ˈtɪndərpɔɪnt/
Tinderpoint
noun
The point at which a fire gets lit.

Ok, we completely made up this word – and the definition. But it’s what we aim to do for our clients: light a fire under their digital marketing.

We started out in 2002 as RingJohn, a specialist digital agency with a simple formula: seasoned experts on every account and a commitment to delivering on our promises. We’ve stuck with the formula for more than 15 years – because it works!

Quick facts

• Established in 2002
• Ireland’s 1st Google AdWords partner
• Average industry experience: 11+ years
• Experts from Google, Bing Ads on staff
• 600+ SEO audits conducted
• 6,000+ digital professionals trained

Google PartnerBing Ads Google Analytics Certified
Marin Certified Search Search SpecialistIAB MemberThe Marketing Institute of IrelandIrish Medtech Association IBEC

Meet the team

John Ring
John
Ring
Managing Director

One of Ireland’s first SEO & PPC specialists, John’s been doing digital marketing since Google was called BackRub. John founded the company as “RingJohn” (get it?) in 2002.

John Ring
Paul
O’Byrne
Strategy Director

With extensive experience in multinationals, Paul is the first point of contact for our large corporate clients. He defines high-impact strategies that draw on the best of what today’s platforms can offer.

John Ring
Stephen
Kinsella
Operations Director

Stephen has over a decade’s digital marketing experience and 475+ client projects under his belt. He manages the processes and workflows to drive growth and profitability for each campaign.

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Richard
Talbot
Head of Paid Search

Richard is armed with deep insider knowledge from 5 years of working on the Search teams at Google and Bing. Certified in AdWords and Bing Ads, Richard is obsessed with maximising value per click.

John Ring
Luke
Bastin
SEO Manager

As a former “Big Four” accountant within the world’s top Pan-European and US real estate funds team, Luke is our SEO expert dealing with everything from schema to links and everything in between.

John Ring
Grace
Garvey
Content Marketing Manager

Grace works where journalism and content marketing meet. As a writer and communications expert, she helps brands develop engaging content that tells a bigger story.

John Ring
Sinead
Flynn
Social Media Manager

Goal driven with a creative approach to promoting brand awareness online, Sinead is also experienced in cultivating leads and sales through all social media channels.

John Ring
Pablo
Benites
Digital Design Manager

Pablo cut his teeth in Digital Marketing around the time of first Dotcom bubble in 2000, while still in school. He’s been mastering the art of conversion-driven design ever since.

John Ring
Greg
Gunner
Technical Manager

Greg uses his 17+ years technical experience to help clients implement the right solution to create stronger businesses. He’s passionate about helping people achieve their goals, and is an advocate for doing things right first time.

John Ring
Bernie
Timmins
Financial Manager

Bernie’s a diplomatic communicator and ambitious debt collector, so you’ve been warned! When she’s not keeping our accounts shipshape, she’s dancing away life’s stress with a spot of salsa.

John Ring
Emma
Vince
Digital PR Lead

A graduate of journalism, Emma is a writer who knows what’s newsworthy. She focuses on developing well written, engaging content that has a good news hook.

John Ring
Monica
Lorica
Digital Research Lead

With a strong understanding of digital research trends and tools, Monica is an expert in qualitative and quantitative research for campaign development. One part research geek, one part super-Mum!

John Ring
Matt
Trimmer
Analytics Lead

Matt became a Google Seminar leader in 2009, listed on Google with only 14 others. He’s a leading world expert on Google Analytics. He also loves family life & (Austrian) beer!

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Ross
Jackson
UK Sales Lead

With 18+ years digital marketing experience with a wide variety of clients big and small, Ross’ primary concern when meeting companies is ensuring what he proposes is right and appropriate for the client.

John Ring
Suzana
Laier
Office Manager

An experienced multi-lingual accountant by training with super organisational skills, Suzana also doubles as our excel guru who keeps things humming along sweetly behind the scenes.

John Ring
You,
perhaps?
Join us

If you’d relish opportunities to innovate and you want to work with the best, there’s a good chance you’re exactly who we’re looking for.
Apply here.

Principles we stand by

In it together
When you win, we win.
Honest till it hurts
If plans need to change, you’ll know straight away.
Everything in plain English
We don’t hide behind geek-talk.
No shortcuts
We’ll do it the hard way if it’s the right way.
Hire the best
Experts who are easy to deal with.
Share the knowledge
We’re always learning and love to share.

Are we a good fit?

If you prefer income on your P&L over awards on your shelf, get in touch.
We’re good listeners and we hate the hard sell as much as you do. See our Credo.