About Mirador Media
MMID was set up in 2000 by two lecturers in Waterford Institute of Technology and has since completed many web, multimedia, video, heritage and e-learning projects for major multinational corporations, leading visitor attractions & government agencies alike. Leveraging on the company's expertise and talented multidisciplinary team, MMID extended its services to visitor centres and museums in 2006. The company's background in education, communication and exhibition design & fit out coupled with the strong project management expertise of the team is proving to be a winning formula and as a result the company is rapidly becoming a reference in Ireland's heritage sector.
From October 1st 2015, Marc Roosli, previously MMID Creative Director stepped up to take over the MMID portfolio and services creating a new company 'Mirador' to focus solely on the Heritage & Tourism sector with his original team. Mirador has experience in developing engaging cutting-edge visitor experiences that range from stand-alone installations to full turn-key projects - from strategic planning to project delivery. Mirador Media creates, informative and exciting experiences that enthrall in excess of 750,000 visitors of all ages and backgrounds each year.
MARC ROOSLI - Managing Director
CFC Sales Management, CPLN Switzerland
A native of Switzerland, Sales & Marketing graduate Marc has been working in the media industry for almost 22 years - 16 of which have been spent in Ireland working on prestigious web, video and interactive projects for customers such as The K Club, The Ryder Cup, Red Bull, HB Ice Cream, MTV, DELL computers and many more. Marc has been with Mirador Media for 8 years now heading the the company with a strong focus on visitor attractions since then. His sales & marketing background gives him a strong edge in the creative process always keeping target audiences expectations and the requirements of his customers at the centre of his projects.
MOOK VIGNES - Interpretive Designer
BA (Hons Degree) in Graphic Design
A media production graduate of Waterford Institute of Technology Mook has freelanced for various companies throughout Ireland. After making a name for himself in the independent film-making and music video circuit Mook joined the MIRADOR MEDIA LTD team in 2012. His documentaries and short films works have collectively been awarded 7 titles in European & international film festivals. Mook is also responsible for graphic design, video & audio production at MIRADOR MEDIA LTD..
WAYNE SCHOLTZ - Graphic Designer
BA (Hons Degree) in Graphic Design
Wayne is a graphic designer with over twenty years experience and worked as the senior designer for a design and print company in Waterford for almost nine years before joining the MIRADOR MEDIA LTD team at the end of the end of last year. Wayne as great attention to detail and his experience is predominantly in print but I also extends to digital and web work.
RONAN O'FLAHERTY - Cultural Heritage Consultant & Historian
Ronan O'Flaherty holds a PhD in Archaeology and his research interests lie in Irish history and folklore. Ronan is a former CEO of The Discovery Programme (the state archaeological research institute) and offers over 30 years' experience in both the public and private sectors. He held senior positions in a number of Government Departments, managing marketing and development portfolios, as well as running major national investment schemes such as the EUR 2bn Agri-Environmental Programme, the national Forestry Development Programme and various rural capital investment schemes.
Ronan has designed and managed the development of a number of iconic visitor attractions, as well as undertaking detailed feasibility studies for other investment areas. In particular he has managed the 1798 project and also directly managed the EUR 1.5m redevelopment of the Irish National Heritage Park in Wexford. This included strategic planning and evaluation, feasibility studies, conceptual design, interpretative design, project management, and facilitation & negociation. In parallel to his work at Mirador Media and Crane Bag Ronan resumed a senior position in the public sector on a temporary basis in 2014 to help design and negotiate Ireland's EUR 4bn Rural Development Programme and to oversee the roll-out of key rural investment schemes.
NIALL COTTER - Set Builder
Involved in artisan funiture design as well as bespoke joinery and cabinet making for over 20 years. As a master craftsman Niall's attention to detail has played a key role in the delivery of quality decors, staging and structures over the years.
ED HUMM - Light and Sound Engineer
Coming from a theater production background Ed is responsible for AV hardware at Mirador Media. Previous to working with Mirador Media Ed toured in England with the award-winning Postman Pat show before touring Europe as a sound engineer with a rock and folk act. On returning to Ireland Ed freelanced with production company Nemeton (TG4, RTE1) before joining the popular 'Teens in the Wild' TV series as a location sound engineer. As well as sound and lighting Ed is also responsible for set-building at Mirador Media on our Visitor Centres and Museum fit-out projects.
LAURENCE BOLAND - Set Builder
Originally a tiler, Laurence has been a key member of our fit-out team for the past three years with great experience in working with fixings and materials in protected buildings.
3rd party contractors
In addition to our core staff we also have a panel of voice-over artists and actors that we use on multimedia projects as well as a panel of tradespeople that we use on-site. In both these areas we choose the people with the most relevant skills and knowledge for a particular project.