Ennis Chamber in association with Local Enterprise Office Clare, will host a luncheon on Friday September 7th at the Old Ground Hotel, Ennis, with iconic Clare-born businesses woman Breege O’Donoghue, as guest speaker.
Breege will relay her journey from her upbringing on a farm in Boston, near Tubber Co. Clare to the boardrooms of Ireland, to leading one of Ireland’s leading global brands ‘Primark’ on its international conquest.
Until recently a Board Member & Group Director (Business Development & New Markets) at Primark, after 37 years, Breege continues in an Ambassadorial role in Primark.
Having started her career in hotel management with the Great Southern Hotel Group, she left to set up Penneys HR department in 1979 where she was a key player in its expansion (as Primark) across Europe and into the US market.
Breege is currently:
Breege has held government appointed board positions at state companies including:
As an iconic businesswoman, she has received top-flight awards and recognition both in Ireland and internationally. Amongst her more recent honours are:
Whether you work in HR, retail, own your own business, are fascinated by those who succeed in business, or seek a few pearls of wisdom, this event is for you.
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Luncheon Cost: Chamber members: €20