Meet The Team


Rose Vere Nicoll

Rose founded RVN Management in 2021 during COVID-19 where social media really bloomed within the racing industry. Coming from an equine background she moved to Ireland in 2015 to work for top trainer Jessica Harrington. Rose spent 3 years working as stable staff before taking an office role which involved managing their social media accounts and owners’ communications. Rose has since worked as marketing executive for The Curragh racecourse along with the Leopardstown Marketing team.
Roses passion for the racing industry is what pushed her to start RVN Management and it has since been progressing at a rapid rate with such positive support from her clients.
Marketing Executive & Content Creator

Issie Wirgman-Neal

Issie joined the RVN Management team in November 2021. She has multiple years’ experience working within the equine industry, her career in racing started off at the British Racing School before taking a job with Harry Fry (UK). Moving to Ireland back in 2018 Issie spent 3 years working for top trainer Jessica Harrington.

Since moving to RVN Management she has gained a Diploma in Digital Marketing from UCD.
Marketing Executive & Graphic Designer

Sophie Vard Ryan

A lifelong horse enthusiast, Sophie joined the RVN team earlier this year, she has worked underneath some of the best in the sport horse sector such as; Taylor Vard and Melanie Wrynn. Prior to joining the team, Sophie completed the HRI Internship programme (2018). Shortly after her internship she undertook the role of Marketing Executive at Leopardstown Racecourse ( 2018-2021).
Sophie graduated from IADT in 2018, with an honours degree in Entrepreneurship and Business Operations. She also holds an honours certificate in Sport Psychology.