Ruth Donnelly has been elected as the 32nd President of Bray & District Chamber, succeeding outgoing president Pat Ó Súilleabháin. The official chain of office was handed over to Ruth at the Annual General Meeting of Bray Chamber held on Thursday 13th June in Chamber House at 10 Prince of Wales Terrace. Ruth is Sales Director with Alpha CC the IT Group of Companies based in Bray.
Sarah Finnegan, a Director with Finnegan Bray, was elected incoming Vice President. Commenting on the night Ruth said she is delighted with her new role and excited to be working with the incoming Executive Council.
Other board positions elected on the night were, Honorary Solicitor Joe Maguire, Hon PRO Sharon Bolger, Hon Treasurer Pat Ó Súilleabháin, Hon Secretary Kieran Ward.
This year there more people interested in coming onto the Executive Council than the 12 available seats, therefore an election was held on the night.
The following were deemed elected onto the Executive Council for the coming year:
David Tew, Brendan Duggan, Eugene Finnegan, Jonathan Donnelly, Karl Kelly, Keira Robinson, Eric Ryan, Malachai Duddy, Mary Fogarty, Mary Savage, Mick Glynn and Wayne O’Connor.
On her election, Ruth encouraged all members to get involved in the Chamber and to join one of the groups or sub committees.
The next event for the Chamber will be the Golf Outing on 30th August in Bray Golf Club. Please contact the Chamber for more information on 01 282 8248 / firstname.lastname@example.org.