Category Archives: Business

Killarney gets set to Talk Tourism

BROADCASTER Olivia O’Leary will be the moderator at the second Let’s Talk Tourism forum which will take place The Brehon, Killarney on Friday, November 10. The former Prime Time journalist will chair a series of debates and an influential panel of keynote speakers has been lined up. The guests include newly appointed Chief Operations Officer… Continue Reading

Creative Chris makes the cut again

A SKILLED barber working with the Sean Taaffe Group in Killarney has won a second world title in as many months. Chris O’Riordan scooped the Men’s International Visionary Award at the Alternative Hair Show and he received his prize at a gala awards ceremony in the Royal Albert Hall in London on Sunday night. Just… Continue Reading

Credit Union hosts open day

KILLARNEY Credit Union is preparing to host a new members’ drive to celebrate International Credit Union Day this Thursday. It will join more than 68,800 credit unions around the world in marking the global event which celebrates the important role that financial cooperatives play in their local communities. Since 1970, Killarney Credit Union has been… Continue Reading

Peter lands major post with Ryanair

KILLARNEY based Peter Bellew has been appointed to the high-profile position of chief operations officer with Ryanair. He is leaving his post as chief executive of Malaysia Airlines to join Michael O’Leary in an airline he has worked for in the past. “I am excited to return home to Ryanair and take up the challenge… Continue Reading

600 visitors, three billion Tweets… and that’s only for starters

MORE than three billion Twitter impressions were generated globally in relation to Ireland and the Killarney-based TBEX conference over the last two weeks as more than 600 of the world’s top travel social influencers gathered in the town to attend TBEX Europe. The largest gathering of travel bloggers, writers, content creators and social media influencers… Continue Reading