The Fastnet Group

The Fastnet Group is a multi-disciplined team of professionals, all experts in their field, all West Cork locals or long-standing residents.  We can provide seamless, cost-effective online solutions for your business, including website design, hosting and maintenance, integrated social media, e-commerce and digital marketing strategies.  Our satisfied clients include hotels, SMEs, retailers, food-producers, professionals of all disciplines, artists and charities.


Dermot Sullivan

Photography & Headshots

Dermot began his career photographing products for Lever Brothers, Raleigh Bicycles, and Falcon Cookers as well as fashion and editorial commissions.  Now a full time professional photographer, he specialises in weddings and commercial work.


Jenny Dempsey

Graphic Design

Jenny has been happily engaged in the art of visual communication for over 30 years.

Using colour, form, type and image she helps West Cork businesses tell their stories. See

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Bev Cotton

Websites & SEO

Founder of Fastnet Websites Bev specializes in websites  and e-marketing for clients across a broad range of sectors.  With a Masters in Social Science (Oxon) he is an SEO and e-marketing expert.  Bev has been a judge for the national Web Awards.

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Phoebe Cotton

Social Media & Accounts

With a Masters in Arts Administration from UCD and a career spanning production and promotion in the performing arts, Phoebe specialises in social media, online marketing and events promotion.  She also keeps the accounts at the Fastnet Group.

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Richard Bradburn

Editing & Copywrting

Richard is the Managing Editor of, a literary consultancy with a global client list.

A member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders, he is a published journalist (Irish Times), writer, blogger, and web-content expert.


Siobhan Burke

Marketing & Tourism

Siobhán Burke specialises in developing social media plans, profiles, and brands. Her own business, Wordhoard Communications, has developed successful campaigns for the Sheep’s Head and Bantry Tourism Cooperative and the West Cork Islands and others.