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Dublin - Marketing Breakfast - Marketing Ireland as a tourist destination

Sponsored by The Irish Times

Wednesday 23-Nov-11 7:45 AM to 9:00 AM GMT

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Region: Co. Dublin

Fire Restaurant

The Mansion House,
17 Dawson Street Dublin 2
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Speaker John Concannon

Position: Director of Market Development
Company: Fáilte Ireland

Event Description

Marketing Ireland as a tourist destination

An overview of the marketing strategy of Failte Ireland to develop and grow the largest indigenous industry in Ireland’s economy which is key to the future and growth of the country.

John Concannon is
Director of Market Development with Fáilte Ireland, the National Tourism Development Authority of Ireland, a position he took over in 2009. Previous to this, John worked as Director of Regional Development of Fáilte Ireland. The Market Development directorate is responsible for developing Ireland as a high-quality tourism destination through its ‘home holiday’ campaign, overseas promotions, international familiarisation trips, publicity, business tourism, sporting and cultural festivals and events, web marketing and its network of tourist information offices.
 
  
Join fellow marketers at The Marketing Breakfast in Fire Restaurant on Wednesday 23 November 2011.  

This event is designed not only to bring you examples of business success, but to help you build your professional network, be sure to bring your business cards!
 

    


Registration from 7.45am  for a networking breakfast,
25 minute talk on topic followed by Q&A, plus information on upcoming MII events and a copy of The Irish Times
 
 


The Marketing Institute of Ireland would like to thank our Sponsor  

 

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  • Ireland on 18-Jul-12 7:43 AM permalink

    Tourism industry of Ireland, doing roaring business, because of the scenic beauty and culture of Ireland that fascinates every traveler. Irish food, geographical location, hospitality are some major reasons behind Ireland popularity as a most visited vacation destination.


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Dublin - Marketing Breakfast - Marketing Ireland as a tourist destination

Sponsored by The Irish Times

Wednesday 23-Nov-11 7:45 AM to 9:00 AM GMT

Speaker John Concannon

Position: Director of Market Development
Company: Fáilte Ireland

Biography

John Concannon is Director of Market Development with Fáilte Ireland, the National Tourism Development Authority of Ireland, a position he took over in 2009. Previous to this, John worked as Director of Regional Development of Fáilte Ireland. The Market Development directorate is responsible for developing Ireland as a high-quality tourism destination through its ‘home holiday’ campaign, overseas promotions, international familiarisation trips, publicity, business tourism, sporting and cultural festivals and events, web marketing and its network of tourist information offices.
 

John is a graduate of NUI, Galway and holds a Masters degree in Business Studies, a Bachelors degree in Commerce and a Postgraduate Higher Diploma in Marketing Practice. In 2004, he was appointed Chief Executive of Ireland West Tourism after holding a range of roles with Unilever PLC and Dubarry of Ireland. John was recently awarded the accolade ‘Irish Marketer of the Year’ for his work relating to the marketing of Ireland as a tourist destination.

Dublin - Marketing Breakfast - Marketing Ireland as a tourist destination

Sponsored by The Irish Times

Wednesday 23-Nov-11 7:45 AM to 9:00 AM GMT

Fire Restaurant

The Mansion House,
17 Dawson Street Dublin 2
Google Maps | Weather Forecast

Dublin - Marketing Breakfast - Marketing Ireland as a tourist destination

Sponsored by The Irish Times

Wednesday 23-Nov-11 7:45 AM to 9:00 AM GMT

 
Before
22-Nov-11 3:30 PM
Member:
EUR 15.00
Non-Member:
EUR 25.00

 

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