All posts tagged "Dave Walsh"

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    Dave Walsh Moves to Malaysia

    Dave Walsh, currently Country Manager Ireland for Etihad Airways, is on the move and will head up Etihad in Malaysia as of 1st November 2013.  Beatrice Cosgrove will take up Dave’s Ireland role temporarily in addition to her responsibilities as Area General Manager for Northern Europe. Irish Travel Trade News would like...

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    Etihad and Abu Dhabi TA Hosts the Irish Trade

    The trendy Lost Society was the venue for the trade evening hosted  jointly by Etihad and Abu Dhabi Tourist Authority. There was a good turnout with more than 150 agents attending. The Etihad team were joined by Angela Bates from the Abu Dhabi TA who welcomes enquires from the trade. There was a...

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    Etihad Seeks Sales Support Executive

    Etihad Airways is increasing its ex-Dublin capacity by 34% in July and is looking for a new Sales Support Executive to join the existing sales support team in Ireland. Reservations (airline and GDS) knowledge is key to the role. “This is an exciting opportunity to work for the world’s fastest growing airline in our...

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    Na Piarsaigh Limerick Wins Etihad’s Raise The Bar Competition

    County Limerick GAA club Na Piarsaigh has been crowned the Etihad Airways Raise The Bar winners. The title was awarded by Etihad Airways, sponsor of the GAA Hurling All Ireland Senior Championship, to the club who showed a crucial role both on the pitch and in their community. The ultimate prize is...

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    TIGS Braves the Weather at Druids Glen

    Despite strong wind and rain throughout the day yesterday, TIGS members enjoyed the Etihad Airways-sponsored outing at Druids Glen and, it being the first outing of the year, Greg Cawley of TecSupport was presented with the Irish Travel Trade News trophy for TIGS Golfer of the Year. The winners on the day...

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    Etihad at Croke Park for Media Launch of New Global Advertising Campaign

    It has been an exceptionally busy week for Dave Walsh and all the team at Etihad Airways. In addition to announcing the airline’s one-millionth passenger on the Dublin to Abu Dhabi route at Dublin Airport yesterday morning, it was off to Croke Park for Dave and Louise Wheatley as they ably hosted...

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    Etihad Celebrates 1m Passengers on Dublin – Abu Dhabi

    Etihad Airways passed a major milestone after flying the one-millionth passenger on its Dublin – Abu Dhabi route on 28th February. The airline launched its service from Dublin in 2007 and the average passenger load factor on the route is currently 85%. The one-millionth passenger, Alacoque O’Connor from Athlone, Co Roscommon, was randomly...

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    Register Now with Etihad – You Could Win a Prize!

    The team at Etihad Airways in Ireland would like to thank you for your continued support and for voting Etihad Airways as your favourite Long Haul Airline and Premium Class Airline at the 2012 Irish Travel Trade Awards.  Dave Walsh, Etihad’s General Manager – Ireland, told Irish Travel Trade News: “As a...

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    Etihad Expands Commercial Team in Ireland

    Etihad Airways has expanded its commercial team in Ireland with the appointment of four additional sales positions. The team recently moved to new spacious and modern offices in Dublin 2. Liza Hammond has been appointed Account Manager, Northern Ireland. Liza, who will be based in Belfast, has more than 15 years’ experience...

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    New Etihad Competition for GAA Hurling Clubs

    Etihad Airways, sponsor of the GAA Hurling All Ireland Senior Championships, has launched a new competition for clubs across the country with the ultimate prize of a year’s sponsorship package. The winning club will receive: €10,000 cash sponsorship fund New branded playing and training kit Mentoring, coaching and social visits from key...

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    Five Days Until Charity 5-A-Side and 5km Fun Run/Walk!

    Excitement is growing in the travel industry for the inaugural Irish Travel Trade Charity Family Fun Day in aid of Pieta House and Irish Cancer Society, which takes place this Saturday, 1st September 2012, at the ALSAA Sports Club, Dublin Airport.  The organisers are delighted with the online response already, including the...

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    ITTN Supports Irish Travel Trade Charity Day at ALSAA

    Irish Travel Trade News applauds the innovative and worthy initiative introduced by Dave Walsh and supported by six leading suppliers in the industry to hold an Irish Travel Trade Charity Family Fun Day, which will take place at the ALSAA Sports Club on Saturday 1st September 2012. The event will raise funds...

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    Travelport Ireland Launches Cruise Net

    Travelport has today announced the launch of a cruise booking tool for travel agents in Ireland. Travelport Cruise Net features include itinerary and port information, image library, facility listings per cruise, comparison features and real time negotiated rates/conditions from cruise companies where applicable. The product is available to all agents in Ireland,...

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    Record Breakers?

    Irish Travel Trade News is reliably informed that someone ran the year’s fastest 10k in the world at the Phoenix Park event last week. ITTN is also reliably informed that it was neither Dave Walsh of Travelport nor Alan Sparling of SAS … but congratulations anyway, guys!

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    Etihad Appoints Dave Walsh as Country Manager Ireland

    Dave Walsh has resigned as Country Manager Ireland for Travelport, following today’s announcement that he has been appointed Country Manager Ireland by Etihad Airways. Simon Ferguson, Regional Director UK & Ireland, Travelport, told Irish Travel Trade News: “It is with regret that I have to announce that Dave Walsh, Country Manager for...

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    Recent Renewals for Travelport

    The Travelport team has been busy visiting agents countrywide – along with a recent visit with agents to the Aviva Stadium for the Ireland v Wales rugby match! Country Manager Dave Walsh told ITTN today: “It has been a superb start to the year with customers around the country renewing contracts, including...