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WAW Promo for Britain

Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Brendan Griffin TD joined Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland , to launch a new €1.8 million initiative, specially designed to boost tourist 

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numbers from Britain to the Wild Atlantic Way.
 Pictured are Paul Keeley, Director of Commercial Development with Fáilte Ireland; Tourism Minister Brendan Griffin; and Niall Gibbons, CEO of Tourism Ireland, at the launch of a new ‘Wonders of the Wild Atlantic Way’ campaign.
 A €1.35 million marketing campaign in Britain will be complemented by a Fáilte Ireland €500,000 programme to support businesses along the Wild Atlantic Way to position themselves to benefit from the campaign, as well as to boost its own marketing campaigns in Northern Ireland.
 
The ‘Wonders of the Wild Atlantic Way’ campaign will be rolled out by Tourism Ireland in Britain in two phases: phase one will happen in February and March and phase two in September and October.
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US tv slots promote Ireland

Tourism Ireland kicks off its promotional drive for 2018 in the all-important American market early next week – with a major, week-long TV campaign which will be seen by millions of potential holidaymakers for Ireland.
 Tourism Ireland’s new TV ad – ‘Welcome to Ireland’ – will air on television from Tuesday (26 December) and continue through New Year’s Eve. The ad will run on three major networks – NBC, CBS and ABC – in New York, Boston, Chicago and Philadelphia, all important gateway cities for Irish tourism. It will air around premium entertainment programmes with large audiences over the Christmas and New Year’s period – such as Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Tonight Show, Blue Bloods, The Late Late Show with James Corden and Kennedy Center Honors.
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Spanish agents on tour

Nine travel agents from  Spanish Agency, Viajes El Corte Ingles, who have an extensive network of more than 500 branches throughout Spain, are in Ireland’s Ancient East to learn more about the brand with a view to selling more packages to Ireland. 

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The agents are pictured with Nicola O’Riordan and Pura Gimenez, Tourism Ireland at Powerscourt House.
This is just one of a number of events designed, hosted and managed by Fáilte Ireland, in conjunction with Tourism Ireland. The buyers already sell Ireland coach tours along with fly and drive programmes, in collaboration with Abbey Tours, and have expressed an interest in growing more business to Ireland. 
 
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A delegation of 35 Irish tourism businesses travelled to Paris to take part in a brand new, B2B tourism event for 2015, Irlande à Paris.

The group is pictured with Caroline Phelan, Tourism Ireland (back, fifth right), and Game of Thrones characters (right), outside the Irish Cultural Centre in Paris, where the new B2B tourism event, Irlande à Paris, took place.

Organised by Tourism Ireland, Irlande à Paris took place in the Irish Cultural Centre and involved two simultaneous workshops and networking events – one targeting group tour operators and travel agents, the other business tourism and MICE (meetings, incentive, conferences and events) buyers. It provided the Irish delegation with the opportunity to meet and do business with more than 250 carefully selected French travel professionals – including leading business tourism buyers, group tour operators and travel agents.

  

Monica MacLaverty, Tourism Ireland’s head of southern Europe, said: “2014 was a record year for French visitors to Ireland and Tourism Ireland in France is undertaking an extensive programme of promotional activity throughout 2015 – to keep the momentum going and build on that growth. We were delighted that so many influential French travel professionals took the time to come and meet our industry partners at our new event, Irlande à Paris – demonstrating their keen interest in programming the island of Ireland in 2015 and beyond.”

 

 

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