Karen Ronan Brosnahan, the Network Ireland Limerick President for 2023 and General Manager for Shannon Region Conference & Sports Bureau, pictured above at the Savoy Hotel. Picture: Paul Mullins
Karen Ronan Brosnahan is the General Manager of the Shannon Region Conference and Sports Bureau
The Limerick branch of Network Ireland, an organisation supporting the professional and personal development of women, has elected Karen Ronan Brosnahan as President for 2023.
Karen is the General Manager of the Shannon Region Conference and Sports Bureau. A native of Limerick and a graduate of the Kemmy School of Business in University of Limerick, Karen has an extensive background in business and sports tourism with over 25 years’ experience in the Tourism industry in Ireland and internationally. Having worked in Bord Failte, New York and hotels in sales and marketing roles, Karen moved to the newly formed Shannon Region Conference and Sports Bureau in 2003 and for almost 2 decades, has successfully delivered business in the conference, corporate and sports sector for the Shannon region.
She was presented with the chain of office by outgoing president Emma Wilson, Keeper Solutions, while she has confirmed Fiona Doyle as Vice President for 2023.
Speaking about her appointment, Karen said, “It is a great honour for me to have been elected as President. I’m looking forward to continuing our efforts in supporting our members and providing opportunities for everyone to connect, learn and share ideas. After such a challenging few years, it’s important to stay connected or to reconnect. Now that we can meet again face to face, a network that supports, educates, and challenges you as a member is as important as ever. I’m looking forward to kicking-off the year with a Masterclass on finding Clarity, gaining Confidence and reclaiming your Personal Power in 2023 delivered by renowned international speaker, mentor and coach Aidan O’Brien on Wednesday January 25th at the Savoy Hotel.”
As President of Network Ireland Limerick, Karen will be responsible for fostering the aims and objectives of Network Ireland, representing the Limerick branch at National Executive meetings and overseeing the smooth running of events locally.
Karen has chosen Down Syndrome Limerick as Network Limerick’s charity partner for 2023. Certain events throughout the year will have a fundraising element and all monies raised will be sent directly to the charity.
Membership of Network Ireland Limerick is made up of a very diverse group of women from across the Mid-West, from budding entrepreneurs, SME owners, professionals and leaders in large organisations to non profits, charities, arts and the public sector. It is supported by Local Enterprise Office Limerick.
About Network Ireland:
Network Ireland is a progressive, dynamic organisation supporting the professional and personal development of women. Our membership is made up of a very diverse group of women, from budding entrepreneurs, SME owners, professionals and leaders in indigenous and multinational organisations to non profits, charities, arts and the public sector. We have a strong voice and are interested in promoting diversity and equality, entrepreneurship and leadership development; collaborating with like-minded people and organisations.
Established in 1983, Network Ireland has 1,200 members, with fifteen very dynamic branches across Ireland. Through our branch network we organise in excess of 200 events annually for like-minded people to come together to collaborate, share ideas, knowledge and support – most of which are free to our members. We also run a number of flagship national events, including our International Women’s Day Celebration and our Annual Conference and Business Awards. If you would like to join our growing group of tenacious, dynamic, ambitious women in business click here to find your nearest branch.
Network Ireland is supported by AIB and Enterprise Ireland.