Renowned speaker to give export advice

Pat O'Brien (O'Brien Accountants), Fintan McGill,(Sherry Fitzgerald McGill), and Fulton Grant (Alied Vintners). Photo: Shelley Corcoran
The Longford High Achievers Network is a business group that meets every Friday morning and has been an invaluable support and source of information for many existing and start-up businesses.

The Longford High Achievers Network is a business group that meets every Friday morning and has been an invaluable support and source of information for many existing and start-up businesses.

On Friday morning, Longford HAN are hosting a talk by Dermot O’Connor, who is CEO of Foro, one of Ireland’s leading players in the world of exports. He is also a leading name in food production and works very closely with Bord Bia.

Friday morning’s HAN’s event is open to the public and any business owners or professionals, looking to get an experienced insight into the export market, are invited to come along. The talk will get underway at 7.30am sharp in the Courtyard Cafe at Hibernian Place, Longford, and breakfast is available afterwards.

Fintan McGill, President of Longford Chamber of Commence, is also a member of Longford HAN and he said that Friday’s talk offers a great opportunity to see first hand the benefits of the network.

He added: “Dermot O’Connor is an internationally renowned speaker and business professional and we are delighted to be able to host him. He is only recently back from Africa and he offers an unqiue insight into how the export markets operate.” If you would like to attend on Friday morning and are not a member of Longford HAN, you can simply register by contacting Fintan McGill on 087 242 6388 or Fulton Grant at 086 1263689.