Welcome to The Snapys – The Awards for the global Instagram community

Our sister company is proud to announce the launch of another outstanding event called “The Snapys”.

The Snapys is a unique photo awards series powered by the global Instagram community and social media voting. aims to bring together the best of local photographers and connect them with the top global Instagrammers and brands. They will mash up the perfect mix of creative talent, interactive technology and good old offline parties!

The Snapy Awards will recognise the fantastic snaps from across 25 different categories such as food, travel, fashion, people, pets and some creative wildcard categories too! Winners will be selected by a panel of leading 75 Instagram Influencers as judges who will also be supported by votes from members of the public. is proud to have Sony Mobile and as partners and you still have a chance of placing your brand centre stage at this fantastic awards ceremony attended by over 400 leading influencers across many categories!

The Snapys Awards night in Dublin is being planned with a date to be confirmed. There will be categories for all brands and interactive fun, online and offline, to make The Snapys the coolest new awards ceremony for 2015.

The event has great PR and Marketing potential and will associate your brand with some of the best digital photographs in Ireland. also hopes to run events in London, Berlin, Sydney, San Francisco, Sao Paulo in 2015.

On the night, there will be live streaming of an online broadcast, a classy awards show, winners announcements of 20+ categories and an impressive live photo wall, with much more to be expected.

If you are interested in taking part as a guest or a sponsor get in touch with us or our sister company now! Let’s make this an unforgettable event together!

In late 2013, Connector hosted the amazing Instagallery event. With 200 attendees, over 150,000 page impressions on various social media channels, and media coverage in the Irish Times, the live photo gallery was a great success.

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2014 Social Media Awards – Sony Mobile campaign nomination

2014 Social Media Awards – Sony Mobile campaign nomination

As featured on connector360, our little sister website. We are delighted to have been shortlisted for an experimental marketing award at the 2014 Social Media Awards.

Our work with Instagram for Sony Mobile at the St. Patrick’s Day festival will hopefully will pick up an award in June!

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Please see all nominations on Social Media Awards

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BOSS Metrics reaches final of Irish Software Association Investor forum

BOSS Metrics left the NDRC building again last week and got another fantastic reaction!  Our audience this time was the Irish Software Association  Investor forum at IBEC and we got short-listed for the final event on the 10th May!  Pretty exciting to get to pitch in front of 10 investors and get their feedback on our progress to date.

Thanks to Gary Leyden and the LaunchPad team for tipping us off about this one and helping get us ready.  Read more about our digital marketing tool BOSS Metrics.

Conor Lynch acts as a judge for The Appy Irish Application Awards






Conor Lynch from has recently been judging apps for the 2011 Appy Awards. Conor has been wading through the many applicants trying to decide who is a worthy winner.

This event is designed to honour the best and brightest in Ireland, in the development of applications for smartphones, tablets and social media platforms.  This year’s Appys were launched on September 12th and the award ceremony will take place in the Mansion House, Dublin 2 at 6.30pm on November the 3rd, 2011.

To find out more about this great awards ceremony click here. News 17th October 2011

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Meath Chronicle

As a native of Oldcastle, Co. Meath, Conor Lynch features in this week’s issue of The Meath Chronicle. This article recognises’s win for ‘The Best Use of Social Media’ at the iia Net Visionary Awards 2011.

Appy Awards

Conor Lynch is one of the judges at the 2011 Appy Awards which will take place in the Mansion House on the 3rd of November. Conor has been busy playing with loads of iPhone, Android and web apps ahead of the ceremony.  We can’t reveal which Apps were his favourite just yet but we will post the winners once they have been announced!

Web Awards

Cian Corbett is one of the judges at the Web Awards 2011 which will be hosted in the Mansion House on the 22nd of October. Cian and the panel will have to pick from a host of categories such as Most Useful Website in Ireland to Best eCommerce/Services Website. Only time will tell which companies are victorious.

New Pages on

We have just launched some new pages on the website.  The About Us page has been expanded to include Our Team, Clients, Testimonials, Media and Partners. We also have a new Careers page where we will be posting any job vacancies at and elsewhere.

Tribes Challenge

On Friday 14th of October, we launched the Tribes Challenge 2011.  This challenge will be a great way for students and graduates to gain experience with social media and to raise their personal profile.  We will be rewarding the best entries in an award ceremony which will take place in December.  We are looking forward to reading all of the entries!

Training in Wexford and Limerick

We have a number of training workshops coming up around the country including Wexford and Limerick. Make sure to look out for them in your county!


Conor and Cian will be busy this week, training individuals in the ever growing world of social media.  They will be at the Irish Travel Agents Association and the Dublin City Enterprise Board as well as our weekly lecture at NUI Maynooth.  We hope to see you at one of these events!


Last week we recorded our latest digital video.  Liane Costello directed Conor and the team in what is sure to be an excellent video. We will be posting the video this week so keep reading the blog to make sure you don’t miss it!