He has over 25 years experience in setting up, operating and growing technology start-ups to achieve business success. Prior to setting up Appadvisor, Joe founded Townapps Ltd, a HPSU company with an international mobile application presence. He also founded Midland Computers ltd in 1992 and grew this company to be one of the region’s largest IT support providers before exiting to setup Townapps.
He also acts as a board advisor for a growing number of ICT companies in the region including some of the leading IT support companies and well established software development organisations.
Appadvisor Ltd has met the requirements to be on the approved list of specialist lean advisors with both enterprise Ireland and the local enterprise offices.
Joe always has a strong commercial focus and is highly skilled in strategic business planning, technology implementation and building the sales channel.
He is passionate about helping both start-up and well established technology companies realise their true potential and grow their business.
This is usually done by a structured, well proven method of helping the company founders to assess current company direction, agree a number of key strategic growth initiatives that deliver targeted bottom line return. This is then followed up by very important implementation and review meetings, usually on a monthly basis.
Joe is also a mentor with Enterprise Ireland, whose remit is to help Irish business grow export-focused sales.