Ruth Treacy - Co-founder & Producer/Director
Ruth is a Co-Founder and Managing Director of Tailored. As well as fulfilling the role of Head of Development at Tailored, Ruth also works as both a producer and director. Ruth has been a lead producer on three international feature films, eight TV series, two TV movies and countless digital projects since the company’s inception in 2006. Ruth has also directed seven TV series on the Tailored slate.
Ruth holds an Honours Degree in Film Production from the National Film School, IADT Dún Laoghaire, a Post Graduate Diploma in New Business Development (DIT), and is a graduate of the EAVE European Producers Network. She has also participated on the Creative Europe Screen Leaders Programme.
Julianne forde - Co-founder and Managing Director
Julianne is a Co-Founder and Managing Director of Tailored. As well as fulfilling the role of Head of Technical Operations at Tailored, Julianne also works as both a producer and cinematographer. Julianne has been a lead producer on three international feature films, eight TV series, two TV movies and thousands of digital projects since the company was established. Julianne has also worked as a cinematographer on all of Tailored’s TV work. She has worked as a post production and VFX producer on TV and film projects. Julianne was part of the team that won the Irish Film and TV Academy award for VFX for her work on The Lodgers.
Julianne holds an Honours Degree in Film Production from the National Film School, IADT Dún Laoghaire. She has completed the Enterprise Ireland IADT post-graduate Create programme, the Screen Skills Ireland VFX Script to Screen course as well as the Creative Europe Screen Leaders Programme.
Oisin O’Neill - head of Post-Production
Oisin is the head of post-production at Tailored. Oisin has fulfilled the roles of offline video editor, VFX artist and animator, sound designer and colour grader since joining Tailored in 2015. Oisin’s work includes offline drama editor for select TV series produced by Tailored for RTE. He has also edited lifestyle TV series as well as hundreds of digital projects on the Tailored slate.
Oisin was part of the team who won an Irish Film and TV Academy Award for his work in the capacity of VFX artist on Tailored’s cinema-released feature film The Lodgers.
Oisin holds a Diploma in Animation from Ballyfermot College of Further Education, as well as an Honours Degree in Digital Media from the National College of Art & Design. He is currently completing a Higher Diploma in Science in 3D Computer Animation.
eithne fitzsimons - Producer
Eithne is Head of Digital and works as a co-ordinator and producer at Tailored. Eithne joined Tailored in 2017, having previously worked in development capital funding. As well as her expertise in funding for TV and FIlm, she has organised logistics both in pre-production, production and post-production on the company’s film, TV and digital projects. She has fulfilled the role of line producer and coordinator on various Tailored TV and Film projects. She has been lead producer on many of Tailored’s digital projects as well as producing a Screen Ireland focus short in 2020.
Eithne has a literary background and holds a Honours Degree in Politics, International Relations and Sociology from University College Dublin.
Cal McGhee - Development and Production Assistant
Cal works as a development and production assistant with Tailored. He works closely with Head of Development Ruth Treacy and is involved in sourcing and evaluating new material for the company, as well as the administrative side of managing the slate. His background in teaching screenwriting as part of the Creative Engagement Programme, as well as his own screenwriting work, is valuable experience in this regard. He also works as a scriptwriter on many of Tailored’s digital projects.
Cal holds an MA in Film & Television from Dublin City University as well as BA in Journalism from Dublin City University.