barking lizard media was founded in Dublin, Ireland in 2013 and is full service LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual,transgender) Digital Marketing and Online Media Agency, specialising in Search Engine (SEO & PPC) and Content Marketing, Market Research and Online PR. barking lizard media also has big plans to create exciting new websites that are of interest and relevance to the LGBT community in Ireland.
Lydia Bigley is the founder, owner, and CEO of barking lizard media. Born and raised in Dublin, Ireland, she has a Diploma in Languages (German and Russian) and Business from the Dublin Institute of Technology, a B.A.in Communication Studies (First Class Honours) from Dublin City University, an M.A. in Photojournalism from the University of Westminster, London and is currently completing a Graduate Certificate in Digital Marketing in DCU. Lydia has spent time living and working in Germany, New York, and London.
Highly digitally literate, with over 10 years’ experience in various sales & marketing roles, including Advertising Sales for Ireland’s only Gay magazine, GCN, and News International Newspapers. In addition to her sales and marketing experience Lydia also has journalism, photography, and editorial experience, both in print and online, gained during her time working for GCN magazine in Dublin, Diva magazine in London, and various freelance assignments. She also has excellent technical skills including website design and management skills (WordPress, Dreamweaver, html, and CMS), Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator.
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