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 and it is testament to the hard work of the team in the office and the outgoing committee. We face challenges and opportunities in Kildare over the coming years, particularly in terms of maintaining the current momentum of attracting and retaining FDI, putting further policies in place to support the SME sector and embracing the next generation of talent. We enjoy an excellent relationship with all key stakeholders in Kildare and I look forward to working with them all in my term as President.
Maureen concluded by saying, “Key for the next year is building on the continued success of the Chamber and ensuring we deliver and engage with business in every town in Kildare and within every sector of business”.
Elected at the AGM were:
Maureen Bergin President Kildare Village
Luke Hanahoe Vice President Hanahoe and Hanahoe Solicitors
Keith Traynor Treasurer HTH Accountants
Mairead Hennessey Secretary Taxkey
Pat Sutton Executive O’Kelly Sutton Chartered Accountants
Mary Fennin Executive Clanard Court Hotel
Ronan Twohig Executive House of Finance
Lloyd O’Rourke Executive VEI
Bernie Everard Executive The Splate Company
Noel Dempsey Executive The Dooley Insurance Group
John Hurley Executive Fiach Financial LTD
Evan Arkwright Executive The Curragh Racecourse