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  • IHF Annual Conference & Showtel 2017
    27/02/2017 (All day) to 28/02/2017 (All day)
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Abdalla Ahmed appointed General Manager at Ibis Dublin

Abdalla Ahmed has been appointed by Interstate Europe hotel and Resorts to manage their international brand Ibis Dublin, working with ACCOR international as GM.  Prior to this he was the GM of Jurys Inn Cork and was previously GM of Jurys Inn in Plymouth, United Kingdom.

Mark Egan Appointed Director of Corporate and Leisure Events for The Gleneagle Group



The Gleneagle Group, based in Killarney, has announced the appointment of Mark Egan to the role of Director of Corporate and Leisure Events.

Tracy Coyne joins Management Team at The International Hotel Killarney


Tracy Coyne has recently joined the Management Team at The International Hotel in Killarney, Co Kerry.

Katie Farrell Appointed as Director of Sales at The Westbury


Katie joined the sales team at The Westbury during 2014 and brought with her an excellent reputation in the industry based on her guest standard oriented approach, proven over 10 years of working in local and international hotels. 


Sean Foley joins Dromhall Hotel Killarney as General Manager

Sean Foley recently joined The Dromhall hotel, Killarney as General Manager, from his previous position as deputy General Manager at The Strand Hotel in Limerick. He had held this position since 2012 and also, most recently, he was at the five star Intercontinental Hotel in Ballsbridge on secondment for the Lalco Hotel group, responsible for driving key strategy from concept to implementation. 

Ornaith Daly


In 2012, Ornaith Graduated from DIT Cathal Brugha street with a degree in culinary arts. She then moved to America where she worked at a 5 star country club in Florida along with summer seasons at a Rhode Island beach resort.

3 years on she has now returned home following a very beneficial, challenging and enjoyable experience.

Conor O'Toole appointed new General Manager of Clarion Hotel Liffey Valley

Conor O’Toole has taken  up the position of General Manager in Clarion Hotel Liffey Valley.  Conor joined the CHG through the Blarney Hotel & Golf resort recently where he was GM for 7 years and was GM in Silversprings Cork for 5 years prior to that.  As a graduate of Cathal Brugha St and having held senior positions with the Jury’s Group and Thistle Group in the UK . 


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