Sponsored By: 3XM Solution
As founder and CEO of 3XM, Ronan's vision is for 'a world where photographers can create sustainable and profitable businesses. Moreover, that their skills and expertise as professional photographers are highly valued.
3XM's mission is to help photographers worldwide create successful businesses, by helping them to master the areas of business, sales & marketing.
2020 is Ronan's 31st year in the graphic arts and photography industries, and, while he admits having made nearly every business mistake possible in his career, Ronan lives by Winston Churchill's famous mantra of 'Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts.
His unquenchable desire for knowledge has encouraged him to embark on a mission of life-long learning. He has academic qualifications up to MSc. Level in sales, marketing, digital marketing, business, strategy development, change management, leadership, and accountancy as well as being a qualified tennis coach.
His learning continued in 2019 with Ronan becoming a 'Certified StoryBrand Guide' and progressing to become a 'Profit-First Professional' coach.
In 2019 Ronan became the second person to be awarded a 'Fellowship in the Business of Photography' by the Master Photographers Association (MPA) in the UK.