Our People

"People are at the heart of success in any team.  And that's no different in business - they're just much bigger teams".



of the Year

INspiring Change - helping teams to be more change active

Our people

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Scott McInnes
Founder and Director
​For over 20 years Scott McInnes has worked in-agency and client-side with brands including Ornua, PA Consulting Group, Hewlett-Packard, Ulster Bank, AIB and London 2012.
Based on a strongly held belief that a business's success is driven by its people, Scott founded Inspiring Change to help organisations connect with their people in a way that’s clear, memorable, inspiring and authentic.
Janette Penney
Client Services
With a background in Business Analysis and, in more recent years, a focus on instructing Pilates, Janette has an organised mind and a great way with people.
Janette is our main contact with clients, looks after quotes and invoicing and, in her 'spare time', keeps the rest of the team on their toes.  She's the glue in Inspiring Change.
Michelle O'Connor
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Michelle O'Connor is a copywriter, editor and tone of voice creator working with companies around the world to help them communicate in the most effective way possible.
With a background in discourse analysis and a penchant for Plain English, Michelle prides herself on her honesty, transparency and collaboration with clients.
Anna Rowan
Associate Facilitator
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Anna is a facilitator, business coach and psychologist whose interest in workplace learning began during her 13-year career with Aer Lingus.
Anna has been described as supportive, clear, direct, empowering and challenging, the combination of which makes her a perfect facilitator, trainer and coach.
Philip Barrett
Live Drawing Artist
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Philip is one of Ireland's most experienced live drawing artists.  He's worked for many big brands and he's an avid creator of comics.  He's also published a number of books including the best-selling, 'Where's Larry?' series.
He brings a creative approach to capturing details of client meetings and brainstorms and is also key to many of our corporate narrative projects. 
Darren Davison
Graphic Designer
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Darren's design experience is vast - he's worked across Ireland and the UK on everything from brand identities to user interfaces with companies large and small.
His open, honest and well-organised approach helps him to get the heart of a project quickly and is key to developing good working partnerships.  He is committed to producing great work that everyone can be proud of.
Declan Bourke
Declan has 20+ years’ experience in driving businesses in Japan, Ireland and the UK; has worked with corporates around the world; and has managed many multicultural virtual and local teams.  He is a co-founder of Sport Endorse.
Declan brings a different perspective to the business and provides a welcome sounding board for some of Scott's more 'creative' ideas!

We've worked with some big brands

PA Consulting Group
London 2012 Olympics