Michael Hughes, our CEO and Founder, was the first eBay trained and accredited Education Specialist on the Island of Ireland. He was also the first 5 star instructor (the highest ranking possible) in the UK or Ireland and has been an eBay “Instructor of the Week worldwide”. He has helped many Irish businesses develop substantial eBay businesses.
Michael is also an honours graduate, a trained teacher, a qualified social worker and an accredited therapist.
He has been in business for over 30 years and has served on the Council of the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry, The Council of
The Coleraine Borough Chamber of Commerce and Industry, The Northern Ireland Business Alliance Further Education Forum, the Skills sub group of the Economic Development Forum for Northern Ireland and a number of other organisations.
He is a contributing editor to several trade publications and is routinely interviewed in Irish newspapers and radio. He has appeared on all the island’s television stations. He has been appointed eBay consultant to Stirling TV Productions who have been commissioned to do a series of programmes for TG4. BBC Newsline filmed him teaching in Banbridge and broadcast it on the main evening news.
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Michael Hughes Consulting 49 The Promenade PortstewART Northern Ireland BT55 7AE
Michael Hughes, our CEO and Founder, was the first eBay trained and accredited Education Specialist on the island of Ireland, the first 5 star instructor (the highest ranking possible) in the UK or Ireland and has been an eBay “Instructor of the Week worldwide”. He has helped a number of NI companies achieve turnover of over £1 million per year on eBay with some turning over more than £5 million per year. He also mentors companies trading on Amazon and provides strategic assistance to them.