New era as IrishCentral, the Irish News Website and Feis America, the Premier Irish Dance Magazine, Join Forces for Irish Dance Fans
Niall O’Dowd, founder and CEO of IrishCentral LLC announced today a strategic alliance with Feis America LLC. Feis America LLC in Niantic, Connecticut, is the premier source for Irish dance fans and the publisher of Feis America Magazine, since 2008. Its acclaimed editorial platform appeals to multiple generations of Irish dancers, teachers, their families and fans. Feis America mails to paid subscribers in 48 states, Canada, Mexico and abroad to American expatriates and Irish dance enthusiasts on five other continents.
Kathleen O’Reilly-Wild, Publisher said, “It has been an honor to promote Irish dancing and culture alongside IrishCentral. This alliance strengthens our position as the trusted resource for Irish dancing in North America and presents our content to IrishCentral.com one million monthly visitors.” The new Feis America section on IrishCentral.com will provide content and coverage of all the major Irish dance competitions. The goal is to make IrishCentral and Feis America the leading global site for Irish dance information including; live coverage, blogs, videos, audio, photos, competition results, upcoming events calendar and insightful stories.
Said Niall O’Dowd, Publisher of IrishCentral, “This is a perfect alliance for both companies as we strengthen our coverage of Irish events and further introduce a whole new generation to their Irish roots and wonderful heritage”. Adding Kathleen to our editorial team, together with the Irish Voice Newspaper and Irish America Magazine, solidifies IrishCentral as the internet’s leading source for “everything the Irish like”.
Since its founding in March 2009, IrishCentral.com has experienced phenomenal growth and has quickly become the largest Irish American media site. The site is aimed at the 40 million Irish Americans across the United States, and also the Irish Diaspora of 70 million worldwide. IrishCentral.com is the vision of founder and President, Niall O’Dowd, who has been an advocate of the global Irish community for more than a quarter-century.
Located in New York City with additional editorial staff in Ireland, IrishCentral.com is at the center point of major news announcements affecting the Irish community.