Dubliner and former nurse Norah Casey is a broadcaster, businesswoman and publishing entrepreneur (her company, Harmonia, is Ireland's largest magazine publishing company, printing over four million magazines annually for the Irish, British and US markets). She has been honoured as Veuve Clicquot Businesswoman of the Year and served on numerous boards. Currently she is a member of the Press Council of Ireland, the London-based Women's Irish Network, and The International Women's Forum. Her husband, BBC journalist, Richard Hannaford, died following a short illness in October 2011. She has one son, Dara.