February 18th, 2011
There’s a new Dragon in the Den!
Publishing entrepreneur Norah Casey is owner and CEO of Harmonia, Ireland’s largest magazine publishing company, printing over four million magazines annually for the Irish, British and US market.
Having run many successful publishing companies in London, Norah bought her own business in 2004 with a strong portfolio of brands and events in Ireland, the USA and more recently in China.
In Ireland she publishes a range of market leading magazines including strong women’s brands, Irish Tatler, Woman’s Way, U and specialist titles Food&Wine, Auto Ireland and Ireland of the Welcomes (aimed at the Irish Diaspora with over 80,000 USA-based subscribers).
Norah is a member of the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board, the London-based Women’s Irish Network and The International Women’s Forum. She was awarded The Veuve Clicquot Business Woman of the Year Award for 2007/8 and has won The Publisher of the Year Award in 2006, 2007 & 2008.
Only time will tell what kind of a Dragon Norah will turn out to be but for a sneak peak check out our behind the scenes videos. We interviewed Norah on her very first day on set to find out how she was feeling! You can watch this exclusive footage here. We also spoke to the other Dragons to find out how they thought she would get on in the Den! Click here to watch the video and here for the Norah Casey Dragons Den page.