Julia Lynes is Co-Founder of EazyCity, a company she founded after graduating from university in 2004. EazyCity was established to provide people moving to Cork City for work or study with flexible accommodation services. It now also offers its customers the choice of booking a range of complementary services such as English language courses, translation services, work experience placements, job interview training and au pair placements.
A Dublin branch was opened in 2008 and the “Eazy” brand was established in London in 2011.
Under Julia’s direction the company has successfully grown year on year and in 2013 was announced as a finalist in the National Enterprise Awards. Julia is currently responsible for managing the strategic growth plans for the business including its international expansion through The EazyCity License Program with 3 new locations recently opened in Italy and further locations due to open in 2015/16.
She also focuses on continuously enhancing the customer experience and developing strategic partnerships to aid the company’s growth plans.
An avid networker, Julia was appointed Network Ireland National President in 2013, a role which she held for the year. Network Ireland is a leading networking organisation for women in business, the professions and the arts.
In her free time Julia likes reading, travelling and spending time with friends & family. She lives in Cork with her husband.