Iarfhlaith Kelly graduated from IT Carlow in 2005 with a BSc. in Information Technology Management and won awards in 2003 and 2004 for academic excellence while he was there. Iarfhlaith was also the first student at the college to receive full marks for any final year project and also holds a post-graduate diploma from DIT for New Business Development. Iarfhlaith runs a successful web development business called Webstrong. In 2009 he picked up a prestigious Net Visionary Award for Web Developer Excellence in 2009 along with a number of other shortlistings. Iarfhlaith specialises in the management and implementation of highend web based services, has contributed to a number of open source projects, and speaks at national conferences on a regular basis on topics such as web service integration, web application development and social media add-ons.