The Irish start-up experience: PeachyLean & FizFit

dotlab radio  By dotLAB Radio

With the COVID-19 pandemic accelerating digital transformation and e-commerce adoption, digital-first start-ups are witnessing firsthand the ongoing change in consumer habits and mindsets.

In this episode of dotLAB Radio, Patrick Haughey, CEO of AudioBrand, speaks to Fiona O’Carroll, Chief Operating Officer at PeachyLean, and Gary Twohig, Founder and Managing Director of FizFit.

They discuss their start-up business origins and ethos, their own experience of pivoting from the corporate environment to an agile start-up and the need to balance growth and scaling with mental & physical health. Finally, they share their advice for anyone looking to start up or scale up, including the importance of leveraging authenticity, agility, community, passion and your own story.


Patrick Haughey

CEO, Audiobrand

Fiona O'Carroll

Fiona O’Carroll

Chief Operating Officer, PeachyLean

Gary Twohig

Gary Twohig

Founder & Managing Director, FizFit