Director of Medialink & Digitize

John Patten

John Patten is the founder of Medialink and Digitize, which have become the largest independent media representation companies in Ireland, representing leading media operators such as Channel 4 TV, All4, Spotify, MSN, and Channelfactory. In addition to success with these companies, John is also a founder of Converge Digital, the rapidly growing ad-tech company that has helped both buyers and sellers in the advertising industry to enhance their trading results. Having already achieved significant success in Ireland, Converge Digital has set its sights on expanding to other markets.

With a career spanning 30 years in both conventional and digital media, John brings a wealth of experience to his work as a business leader. He is currently Chair of TAM Ireland and one of its longest-serving board members, where he has played a significant role in strengthening the organisation’s research, finances, and the digital integration of its broadcaster members.