All posts tagged "Clare Dunne"

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    Nine Agents Visit Norway with KLM and Hurtigruten

    A successful fam trip for nine travel agents to Norway with KLM and Hurtigruten started with a...

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    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...

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    The Travel Broker Seeks Travel Professional

    Clontarf-based The Travel Broker is looking for “an experienced, passionate and ambitious Travel Professional” and is offering a “competitive salary with attractive sales incentive scheme”. The position will involve working closely with the Managing Director, Clare Dunne, to drive sales and increase market share in a variety of niche markets.    Duties...

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    Best Travel Industry Practice Discussed at European Gathering 
of Travel Professionals

    The Irish Travel Agents Association is “extremely concerned” about the over regulation that the Irish travel industry faces in comparison to the rest of Europe. The differences in outdated Irish legislation, which is over 30 years old, compared to upcoming EU travel directives was highlighted at the bi-annual European Travel Agents and...

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    RCI/Celebrity/Azamara Recognise Irish Top Performers

    It was smiles all round as Royal Caribbean International recognised its top agents on the Island of Ireland. The newly appointed Managing Director for Royal Caribbean International, Stuart Leven, told Irish Travel Trade News that the Irish market was very important to the cruise line and that they were pleased to recognise...

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    ITAA Conference Reviews Bricks, Clicks and VAT in Granada

    Following the opening speeches and discussion on the New Distribution Capability, the ITAA Conference at the Hotel Carmen in Granada turned to consider the two topics of the conference theme, Bricks and Clicks, and the heady subject of VAT. Clicks First up was Graham Carroll, Director of digital agency Digitalounge, who reviewed...

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    ITAA Discusses New Distribution Capability in Granada

    This year’s ITAA conference, Bricks and Clicks, got underway at the Hotel Carmen in Granada, Spain, this...

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    John Devereux Re-elected as ITOF President in Palma

    The Irish Tour Operators Federation chose Palma de Majorca as the venue for its annual general meeting this year – and President John Devereux from SHGI was re-elected for the coming year. In a media briefing he stated that it had been a tough year with a downturn in July/August bookings; however,...

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    United – Washington DC Party at Lillie’s Bordello

    Lillie’s Bordello was the scene for last night’s celebrations, where United Airlines and Destination DC celebrated the one-year anniversary of operating their Dublin to Washington DC service. There was a full house with a great turnout from the trade. Travel agents from Ireland and America enjoyed fantastic food, drink and a wide range of...

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    Little Enthusiasm at ITAA AGM for a Consortium

    The 50 or so members who attended yesterday’s agm of the Irish Travel Agents Association spent only about 30 minutes discussing the idea that it become a commercial negotiator (or act partially as a consortium) and the general view seemed to be that it was a non-starter. Ex-President Con Horgan was one...

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    A Future for the ITAA?

    In a statement issued last week, Michael Doorley, Managing Director of Shandon Travel, who has been proposed and seconded for the position of Treasurer of the Irish Travel Agents Association and which is to be determined by ITAA members on 14th March, highlighted the serious situation currently faced by the ITAA, both...