Top economist at seminar
One of the country's top economists was among the key note speakers at a recent business event in Sligo.
Austin Hughes, chief economist with KBC Bank spoke about economic trends and the challenges facing the business community.
The seminar organised by auctioneers Oates Breheny group was held in the Glasshouse last Thursday.
The theme on the night was 'Change, challenge and opportunity.'
International motivational speaker Dermot McConkey also took to the stage to offer his words of wisdom.
With 30 years experience in sales management, he had plenty of practical advice on challenges and opportunities.
The event opened and closed with remarks from Pauric Oates, director of the Oates Breheny Group.