Tourism businesses attend ‘breakfast briefing’

Fáilte Ireland, together with Westmeath Local Enterprise Office, recently hosted a breakfast briefing with tourism businesses from Roscommon, including Finnian O’Connor, CraicnCampers; Sabrina Brady, Una Bhan Tourism; Geraldine Grealy, Abbey Hotel and Colm Berry, Colbert Recreational Ltd. 

  The event, which took place in the Sheraton Hotel in Athlone focused on ‘Optimising Your Website for Mobile’.  Topics covered included: the importance of mobile, search engine optimisation, optimising mobile booking and payments as well as looking at the fundamentals of creating a strong mobile strategy.

  Speaking about the event, Manager of Business Supports with Fáilte Ireland Stephen Dudley said: “Fáilte Ireland are delighted to have partnered with Westmeath Local Enterprise Office to deliver the first in our 2016 Masterclass Series, with the focus of this session on ‘How to optimise your Website for Mobile’ to tourism businesses in Roscommon. The role mobile technology has in driving additional bookings and revenue to tourism businesses is critical in today’s competitive environment.”