27 March 2009

One of Ireland's most inspirational business leaders and star of TV3's "The Apprentice", Bill Cullen is joining one of Ireland's leading business magazines, RSVP BUSINESS as Executive Editor.

One of Ireland's top businessmen as well as one of the most high profile, Bill was born in the inner city tenements of Dublin and from the age of six worked alongside his mother who was a fruit seller.  Bill went on to set up his own motor business, which became the biggest Ford dealership in Ireland. In 1986 he took over the troubled Renault Car Distribution franchise and his turnaround of that company is a business success story well chronicled in his memoirs "It's A Long Way From Penny Apples".Every month from April, Bill will be bringing readers of RSVP BUSINESS a unique insight into his thoughts on business in Ireland.  His wealth of knowledge and his vast experience as a successful entrepreneur in Ireland will offer inspiration and guidance to business people as they work through challenging economic times.

RSVP BUSINESS is part of the suite of Irish magazines published by RSVP MEDIA GROUP and its Publisher Michael Mulcahy said "I am delighted to welcome Bill Cullen as our new Executive Editor in RSVP BUSINESS. The experience and business knowledge that Bill possesses is exceptional and our magazine and readers will benefit greatly from the monthly editorial that Bill will write. His knowledge of the Irish way of life, doing business in Ireland and his positive approach and attitude to all things will be of great interest to our readers each month."

RSVP BUSINESS is a national business magazine for Ireland focusing on the exchange of ideas and insights. The magazine profiles individuals and firms at the heart of Irish business. RSVP BUSINESS is a business forum as well as a provider of quality information and advice from professionals in their own fields of expertise.