County Kildare Chamber is urging that people shop local this Christmas, more so than in previous years.

Allan Shine, CEO of the Chamber says, “2018 has been a tough year for retail with retailers closing their doors back in February/March during the snow storms and the extreme drought conditions we experienced in the summer hampered summer sales. Online shopping spends continues to increase month on month and retailers continue to fight back…

Fintan O’ Toole on his new book, Heroic Failure: Brexit and the Politics of Pain

On Thursday, 6 December, the Maynooth Centre for European and Eurasian Studies will host a conversation between John O’Brennan, Director, and Fintan O’Toole (The Irish Times).  Fintan’s new book on Brexit has just been published.   Title:   “Fintan O’ Toole on his new book, Heroic Failure: Brexit and the Politics of Pain”   Where and When: Thursday…

Maureen Bergin re-elected as President of County Kildare Chamber

County Kildare Chamber held their Annual General Meeting on Monday evening, 19th November.  Maureen Bergin was re- elected President of the Chamber.  Speaking today  ( Friday 30th November), Maureen,  Community and Business Relations Director with Kildare Village said, “I am looking forward to my second year as President.  The Chamber continues to grow in strength…

Clark Recruitment ¦ 20 Ways to Attract & Retain Millennial’s

Clark Recruitment commissions research in partnership with Maynooth University on attracting and retaining millennials in the workplace. As part of our 20 year anniversary Clark have commissioned research, in collaboration with Maynooth University School of Business, on how to attract and retain millennials in the workplace. The Business Research Project, which was conducted by a…

Oil and Gas Exploration the topic of discussion at Chamber business breakfast

County Kildare Chamber hosted their final business breakfast for 2018 in Naas this week with guest speaker Tony O’Reilly Jnr, CEO of Providence Resources to a business audience of 160 companies.   Tony talked about his background growing up in Kildare and his career path which led him to become CEO of Ireland’s leading independent…