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Graduating with BA Honours in Media Studies from the University of Ulster, Eugenia Cooney was hired straight from college by Screentime ShinAwiL Productions in 2001. Over a nine year period, both as a member of staff and a freelancer, she has equipped herself with an abundance of skills to make her a great entertainment producer.

Specialising in formats, Eugenia first took the reins of producer in 2007 on ‘You’re A Star’ (Irish equivalent to X Factor/Pop Idol), she then secured a coveted position as Senior Producer on ‘The Apprentice’ which is now in its third series and is a two time IFTA winner.

Eugenia has just finished series producing the ratings hit ‘Dragons Den’ and is now keen to develop home grown formats for the international market.