Eloïne Barry, born in Guinea, is the former Executive Director of the African Press Organization (APO).
The African Press Organization, based in Dakar, Senegal, is the leading press release wire across Africa, and the global leader in media relations related to Africa.
Barry joined the African Press Organization after serving five years as Media Relations Team Leader at PR Newswire, a news and information distribution service for professional communicators.
Barry holds diplomas from the French School for Press Officers and Professional Communicators (EFAP), and from the School of Translation and International Relations, Catholic University of Lyon, France (UCLy).
APO owns a media database of 25 000 contacts and is an Africa related news online community.
The African Press Organization is headquartered in Senegal and has offices in Switzerland, India, and the Seychelles.