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Developing Tourism Together


Monday 18 November @ Ledcom, Larne

Co-opetition is the latest buzzword but what does it really mean for business?

Local tourism businesses were challenged to consider the benefits of  actually working together to grow their tourism offering at this event.  The audience heard about the role and achievements of our local industry led tourism clusters.  They were challenged by industry professionals who have taken their businesses or events from strength to strength by recognising the importance of working in partnership with the community, businesses and statutory bodies.

Guest speakers included:

  • Liz Weir, Festival Director of The Glens Storytelling Festival, owner of Ballyeamon Barn and local tour guide (Member of The Glens Cluster);
  • Sinead Brennan, The Bank House, Whitehead (Member of The Gobbins Cluster);
  • Beth Greenan, Group Sales Manager from Galgorm Spa and Golf Resort (Member of the Ballymena Cluster); and
  • Paul Moore, NI Survival School (Member of all 3 clusters).

 

This event offered a great opportunity for industry networking, whilst providing advice, inspiration and tips for future success.

 

If you have any further queries please email tourism@midandeastantrim.gov.uk

or Tel: 028 2826 2453