All posts tagged "Liam Lonergan"

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    Club Travel is Top Travel Agency in Top 1000 Companies

    Only 23 of the Irish Times’ Top 1000 companies are in the ‘Tourism’ sector and just six...

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    Mobile Apps are Key for Corporate Travel

    For the April issue of Irish Travel Trade News, to be distributed to agencies next week, Sarah...

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    Great ITAA Conference and Venue, But Only 33 Agencies

    The 2015 ITAA Conference, Embracing The Future, was held last weekend in Jerez, Cádiz Province in Spain,...

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    Liam Lonergan and Stephen McKenna to Address ITAA Conference in Jerez

    ‘Protecting Your Margin’ and ‘Strategic Thought and Change’ will be subjects addressed by speakers Liam Lonergan and...

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    Liam Lonergan Company Acquires Abbey Travel

    Travelplan Investments Ltd, the company that owns Abbey Travel, has been acquired by Next Century Travel Investments...

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    Club Travel: Ireland’s Largest Travel Agency

    Liam Lonergan, Managing Director, Club Travel, talks to ITTN’s News & Features Editor Neil Steedman about the agency, his best decisions (and his worst!), the state of the industry – and non-retirement. Club Travel is the largest agency in Ireland by turnover and by staff numbers and was the Leinster finalist for...

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    Blue Insurances Wins 2012 Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year Award

    The winner of this year’s Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year Award is Blue Insurances. The judging panel comprised Catherine Grennell-Whyte, representing the Association of Foreign Airlines; Liam Lonergan, Managing Director of Club Travel, last year’s award winner; Ronan Flood, Managing Editor of Irish Travel Trade News; and independent, non-voting Chairman,...

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    Entrepreneur of the Year – Who Will it Be?

    In addition to 25 Irish Travel Trade Award winners, Friday night’s celebrations will also reveal the winner of this year’s Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year Award. The nominated finalists are Blue Insurances, BookaBed and CarTrawler. The judging panel for this year’s Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year Award comprises...

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    ITTN Announces Nine Awards Event Sponsors and Three Entrepreneur of the Year Award Finalists

    Irish Travel Trade News is pleased to announce nine sponsors for the 21st anniversary Irish Travel Trade Awards and the three finalists for the 2012 Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year Award. The awards presentations will take place at the forthcoming Irish Travel Industry Christmas Party at the Burlington Hotel, Dublin...

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    Travel Trade Nominations for Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year Award

    In an innovation for the 2012 Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year Award, members of the Irish travel industry can now nominate who they consider to be the most entrepreneurial individual or company in recent years by emailing their name, company, phone number and nomination to manus@belgravegroup.ie The three most nominated...

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    Club Travel Increases 2011 Pre-Tax Profits to €3.9m

    In the 12 months to 31st October 2011, Club Travel increased revenues by 9.4% to €84.4 million (up from €77.1 million the previous year) and increased pre-tax profits by 13.7% to €3.9 million. The acquisition of the Budget Travel brand in 2010 was “a major contributor” to the increase in revenues last...

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    Liam Lonergan of Club Travel is Nominated Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year

    The winner of the inaugural Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year Award, presented by the Association...

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    Liam Lonergan of Club Travel Wins Inaugural ‘Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year’

    Liam Lonergan of Club Travel was last night declared the ‘Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year’ in the award scheme introduced this year by the Association of Foreign Airlines, the Irish Tour Operators Federation, and ‘Irish Travel Trade News’. The Award was presented at the inaugural Irish Travel Industry Christmas Party,...

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    Entrepreneur of the Year Award Finalists

    CarTrawler, Club Travel, and Clubs to Hire have been chosen by the Association of Foreign Airlines, the Irish Tour Operators Federation and Irish Travel Trade News as the three short-listed finalists for the inaugural Irish Travel Industry Entrepreneur of the Year Award. CarTrawler CarTrawler was established by brothers Greg and Niall Turley...

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    Club Travel Celebrates 40th Birthday

    Club Travel celebrated 40 years in the travel business (an exceptional achievement in this day and age)...

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    Liam Lonergan on 40 Years of Club Travel

    This evening Liam Lonergan, founder of Ireland’s largest travel company, will celebrate 40 years of Club Travel with his team and Irish travel industry friends and colleagues at the Harbourmaster IFSC. Club Travel has spanned the era of the Boeing 747, which was launched in 1970 and carried 362 passengers – twice...