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Limerick group lands former EU chief for lunch event

Clair Hayes, founder of Capital Limerick
Clair Hayes, founder of Capital Limerick
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The Dublin-based group Capital Limerick has announced a strong line-up of speakers for the group’s second-ever business lunch.

The event takes place at noon on Friday, November 3,  in the InterContinental Hotel  in Dublin’s Ballsbridge.

Speakers include former EU Parliament President Pat Cox; Paul Quigley, EY Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 winner and CEO of NewsWhip; and RTE correspondent Joe Little. Further speakers are set to be announced shortly.

The voluntary organisation, was established in early 2016 by a group of Limerick professionals and business people based in Dublin. The group aims to promote the economic and socio-cultural profile of Limerick and create an influential and co-ordinated presence in Dublin to advocate for the Mid-West region. Founder Clair Hayes, pictured, said: “Events such as these are an important way of highlighting all that Limerick and the Mid-West region has to offer.  We would like anyone with an interest in, or connection to, the Mid-West to get involved.”

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