“The Committee of the Sandyford Business District Association were absolutely delighted with the final version of their promotional video for the Sandyford Business District. Fiona took good material, honed and sharpened its focus with great skill to provide an interesting, slick and informative film that stayed on message throughout. Excellent professional work.” – Chris Ryan, Partner at The O’Toole Partnership Architects.
“Wow, Fiona! I congratulate you on your production. It truly represents the clear messages we want to get across to all potential customers: visitors to the area. We have viewed the video several times and absolutely love it. It really fits perfectly into the whole feel and vibe we are trying to portray. Thank you for all your assistance and for the fabulous piece of video you have created for us.” – Dick Ridge, Dick’s Bike Hire, Portumna.
“I can’t thank you enough. The ease of the day was unbelievable and, most of all, the customers were really happy! I hope we get the opportunity to work together again.” – Amanda Fay, Oracle Ireland.
“We commissioned Flasheforward Communications to produce a video of the many Lions Clubs District projects in Ireland. From the initial discussion to the completion of the project, Fiona Ashe was incisive, creative, efficient and professional and had an empathy for Lions Clubs ethos and objectives. We were both satisfied and delighted with the video.” – Frank Corr, P.R.O., District 133 (Ireland), Lions Clubs International.
“Fiona is a working professional with a great understanding of the complexities of making a good video/film. She has the abilities to be a key member of any creative team.” – Bruce A. Block, co-producer of Hollywood blockbuster What Women Want.
Speaking on-camera can be daunting, however we guarantee to alleviate any nervousness you may have about speaking on camera. We will teach you front-of-camera techniques which help you to relax, remember your script and convey your natural personality. Here are four testimonials from:
1. Author/event facilitator Orlaith Carmody of mediatraining.ie
2. Kingsley Aikins of Diaspora Matters
3. Aaron Craig of Birbl
4. Lorraine Carter of Persona Design
“Sometimes when you introduce a video director to one of your existing clients; you cross your fingers and hope and pray that it all works out. You will not have any such worry when you bring Fiona onto a set. My corporate clients love her. She has an immediate understanding of each client’s needs and subject material. She instantly puts people on both sides of the camera at ease. The most important thing she brings with her is her amazing sense of fun and humour which consistently makes her likeable and approachable. The only worry you will have in contracting Fiona is … will she be available? If she is, book her. If she’s not, then wait until she becomes available. I am delighted to recommend Fiona, and I fully intend contracting her again and again.” – Gerry Duffy, Video Producer, Dundalk Video Production Company.
“I chose Fiona to make a promotional video for my business and I was very glad I did! Fiona and her team did a wonderful job of putting me at ease, as I had never stood in front of a camera before. Fiona turned what could have been an intimidating experience into a very comfortable, enjoyable and hugely rewarding one. The finished product was one that I was delighted with, and will be proud to use. I can’t recommend Fiona highly enough.” – Paula Flanagan, IT Trainer.
“What a great video shoot at the Dublin City Enterprise Board’s offices in Dublin. Amazing professionalism with Fiona Ashe and her brilliant crew. We had great fun. The whole team are true professionals who made a novice like me feel at ease. I would highly recommend them. Simply Magic!” – Margaret Mara, Performance Coach.
“I would like to echo the views of Margaret Mara regarding Fiona Ashe and her crew. To look straight into a camera and shoot a video is a nerve-racking thing, but they all made me feel completely comfortable and were totally supportive, providing both practical advice and encouraging compliments. Thank you so much! I actually had a lot of fun! Totally recommend them!!” – Anna Young, Accents Coffee and Tea Lounge.
“Fiona is a tenacious producer/director who has had the vision to chase her dreams and adapt to the changing media landscape. Her insights into social media and ability to mix excellent story telling techniques have built a formidable international reputation. I have worked on and off with Fiona over the past decade and keep her in my contacts under Ones To Watch.” – Philippe Brodeur, Owner/CEO, Overcast.