News

Cormac Meehan Re-Elected as ITAA President

Cormac Meehan Re-Elected as ITAA President

Cormac Meehan of Meehan Travel, Bundoran, Co Donegal, was re-elected President of the Irish Travel Agents Association at the Association’s AGM, which took place as part of the Irish Travel Industry Trade Show in Dublin.

Des Abbott, Des Abbott Travel, Dublin, was also re-elected as Treasurer.

Other appointments to the board were:

  • Paul Hackett, Click&Go, Dublin
  • Des Manning, Manning Travel, Kilkenny
  • Pearse Keller, Keller Travel, Ballinasloe, Co Galway
  • Ben Greene, Arrow Tours, Drogheda, Co Louth
  • Clare Dunne, The Travel Broker, Clontarf, Dublin
  • Valerie Metcalfe, FCm Travel Solutions, Dublin
  • Angela Walsh, Corporate Travel Management, Cork
  • Joe Tully, Tully’s Travel, Carlow
  • Martin Skelly, Navan Travel, Navan, Co Meath
  • Mark Clifford, O’Hanrahan Travel, MonaghanIMG_2290Cormac Meehan, Meehan Travel, Bundoran, Co Donegal, was re-elected President of the Irish Travel Agents Association at the Association’s AGM, which took place as part of the Irish Travel Industry Trade Show in Dublin

Speaking at the AGM, Cormac Meehan, said: “It is an honour to be returned for a second term as President of the ITAA. In 2016 we faced many challenges, including the collapse of a major bed bank company, uncertainty in the implementation and direction of the EU Package Travel Directive (EPTD), and results of the Brexit Referendum. However, in the midst of all these challenges the travel sector has become more robust. Our volume and value of market share has increased and our range of product offering has become more diverse to cater for the evolving needs and tastes of our customers.

“In my second term as President, I aim to build upon progress made in recent years and grow ITAA membership. It is also important that the ITAA continues to engage with Regulators, Government Departments and the relevant cabinet members to overcome the future challenges faced by the travel industry.”

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

Michael Flood is the Editor of Ireland's leading travel industry publication, Irish Travel Trade News. With more than 35 years experience, he has accumulated an in-depth knowledge of the airline industry and the travel and tourism world.

More in News

CLIA Cruise Conference for Dublin in November

Michael FloodAugust 22, 2019

Mary Denton Appointed CEO of Sunway Holidays

Michael FloodAugust 22, 2019

Emirates Holidays Seeks Sales Executive for Ireland

Michael FloodAugust 22, 2019

Amazing Thailand – Panviman Resort, Koh Phangan

Michael FloodAugust 22, 2019

ITTN+EMIRATES Photo Competition – Enter Now

Michael FloodAugust 22, 2019

ITTN’s Great Value Travel Deals – 22nd August 2019

Neil SteedmanAugust 22, 2019

CLIA Launches ‘Cruise Month’ for September

Michael FloodAugust 22, 2019

Turkish Airlines Celebrates 85th Anniversary with New Cabin Crew Uniforms

Neil SteedmanAugust 22, 2019

Royal Caribbean International Offers Twice as Much Perfect Day at CocoCay

Neil SteedmanAugust 22, 2019

Copyright © 2019 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland