Our mission is to create, connect and support a global community of Irish hospitality business owners, managers and their suppliers to help ensure their continued success and to benefit job creation in Ireland and abroad through the sectors of hospitality and tourism.
Running a pub or restaurant is a busy occupation and it can often be unpredictable. [...]
Our Core Objectives
To bring owners and managers together around the world for common and mutual benefit.
To Promote and Support the Irish Pub concept globally and at a local level.
Promote a set of standards in Irish pubs and agree a rating system.
Be a platform to bring local pub groups together for promotion and as part of a global network.
Respect and support the diversity and individuality of Irish pubs and groups of Irish pubs.
To share knowledge, information and industry best practice.
Assist Irish Pubs in building and maintaining links with Ireland.
Assist Irish pubs to build business and improve profitability.
Build relationships with key suppliers and represent the interests of Owners and Managers if and when appropriate.
Be a vehicle and distribution channel through which interested parties can communicate with Irish Pub Owners and Managers.
Be open to all opportunities as they arise to execute our mission.
To ‘put something back in’ and collectively support charities and worthwhile causes.
Icons are a powerful way of attracting visitors to a destination, and most destinations consider themselves lucky to have a few motivating icons. Ireland is very fortunate in having seven thousand powerful icons in the shape of our Irish Pub: our research still shows that visiting an Irish pub is one of the most appealing experiences for visitors to Ireland. The Irish Pub Global Network gives us a real opportunity to use the six thousand authentic Irish pubs overseas to showcase our culture, food and drink to attract additional visitors to the island of Ireland
Peter Nash – Tourism Ireland
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One short week to go until our Gathering 2016 event kicks off in Citywest Hotel and Event Centre! Included in the event we have a fantastic speaker line up, trade exhibition, pub tour, brewery tour and the Irish Pubs Global Awards 2016.
JOIN US for our fifth global Gathering Event on 26th-28th September 2016. This year, this unique event will be located in the superb Citywest Hotel, Dublin, which has a conference centre, golf course and acres of fantastic park land on the grounds. Irish pub and