June 2018

Graduates in the spotlight - August 2017

Nial Borthistle

Nial Borthistle

BA Hons Business Studies Jordanstown

Ulster graduate and Business Development Manager at Glandore, Nial Borthistle leading the way in flexible workspace.

Source: The Irish News
Gareth Irvine

Gareth Irvine

BSc Hons Business Management Coleraine

Ulster alumnus Gareth Irvine toasts success with his Copeland Spirits business.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Martina McKenzie

Martina McKenzie

BA Hons Philosophy Coleraine

Ulster University graduate and Chair of FSB, Tina McKenzie on taking risks to achieve her goals.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
John McMullan MBE

John McMullan MBE

MBA, BA Hons Business Studies and HNC Business and Related Studies Jordanstown

Alumnus and Bryson Charitable CEO John McMullan to retire after 33 years.

Source: The Irish News
Michael McQuillan

Michael McQuillan

BA Catering Administration Jordanstown

Alumnus and former Ulster University staff member Michael McQuillan appointed Chief Executive of Enterprise NI.

Source: The Irish News
Linzi Rooney

Linzi Rooney

BA Hons Art and Design Belfast

Born and Bred, brainchild of alumna Linzi Rooney to open store at Belfast City Airport.

Source: NI Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Philip Bain

Philip Bain

MSc Industrial Practice Magee

Ulster graduate Philip Bain of Shredbank shares the secrets of his entrepreneurial success.

Source: Belfast Telegraph
Christopher Harrison

Christopher Harrison

MSc Communication, Advertising and Public Relations Jordanstown and BA Hons Modern and Contemporary History Coleraine

Ulster Alumnus Chis Harrison has been appointed JComm's new managing director.

Source: NI Chamber of Commerce
Katie Larmour

Katie Larmour

BA Hons Fine and Applied Arts Belfast

Belfast designer and Ulster graduate Katie Larmour is to be featured in this year’s prestigious Brown Thomas CREATE showcase at their flagship luxury department store in Dublin.

Source: Katie Larmour Design
Frances Hannaway

Frances Hannaway

BSc Hons Social Policy Jordanstown and BSc Social Work Magee

Ulster University alumna Frances Hannaway has been awarded a BEM in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to the community in Northern Ireland.

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