Business 100 - 2009

Barbara Kane O’Neill/Greenwich Equity Group

Barbara O’Neill is Vice President of the Greenwich Equity Group, a private portfolio management company, and President of WhitneyFullerton, LLC a newly formed international communication company.

She has over 30 years business experience in fundraising, real estate development, investments, airline travel and restaurant business. She worked closely with her husband, the late Terry O’Neill, running over 30 restaurants in New York and the United States.  O’Neill is a  Founder and former President of The Knights of St. Patrick, and former President of The Friends Of Fianna Fail in the U.S.

A recipient of numerous honors including Dame of Malta and Lady of the Holy Sepulchre, she has been named “Woman of the Year” by the Foundling Hospital, Longford Society and Grand Council of the Emerald Societies. She received a master’s of science in  Foreign Service from Georgetown University. O’Neill is a first-generation Irish-American whose father came from Drumlish, Co. Longford and mother Mary McWilliams hailed from Swatragh, Co. Derry. O’Neill resides in Rye, New York.