All posts tagged "Helen Caron"

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    TUI UK & Ireland Appoints New Retail Director

    TUI UK & Ireland has announced that from 1st May 2018 Belinda Vazquez will take up a new...

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    Thomson Cruises Launches TUI Discovery in Palma

    Thomson Cruises invited top Irish travel agents to the launch party onboard TUI Discovery in Palma de...

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    Thomson Cruises Launches Brochure for Irish Market

    The head of Thomson Cruises, Helen Caron, flew into Dublin to announce the cruise line’s new Summer...

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    Thomson Cruises Docks in Dubrovnik in Summer 2015

    Thomson Cruises’ new summer 2015 line-up goes on sale on 24th April 2014, with Platinum ship Thomson Celebration moving to its new home port of Dubrovnik in Croatia, offering a diverse range of port calls, including 10 new destinations and four new itineraries, setting sail from 7th May 2015.   Helen Caron,...

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    Carol Anne O’Neill Appointed Interim Head of Ireland for Falcon and Thomson

    Carol Anne O’Neill, currently General Manager of Falcon Holidays and Thomson, has been appointed as interim Head of Ireland, where she will assume responsibility for the management of the business in Ireland. Carol Anne will work together on a transition plan with current Director of Ireland Helen Caron, who recently took up a...

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    Falcon Holidays Introduces Two New Routes

    Falcon Holidays has just launched its latest summer 2014 holiday brochure. Research by Falcon has shown that the customer likes to view all the options online and then book with a travel agent. 2014 has brought with it two new destinations from Falcon – Ibiza and Rhodes – available to Irish holidaymakers...

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    Helen Caron is New Managing Director of Cruise at TUI

    Helen Caron, currently Director of Ireland, will now also be responsible for managing the UK and Ireland Thomson Cruise business. In her cruise role, Helen will report into Fraser Ellacott, Customer Operations Director and commences her new role on 2nd January 2014. Fraser said: “We have an extremely successful and popular cruise business in...

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    Joe Tully and Team Volker are ITAA Conference Golf Winners

    “I never win anything!” said a very happy Joe Tully when presented with his First Prize last...

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    Falcon Celebrates 25 Years

    Falcon Holidays has just completed 25 successful years as a tour operator in Ireland, and to mark the occasion the company celebrated with a black tie gala dinner in the historic portals of the magnificent Royal Hospital in Kilmainham. It was good to see the four founders of the company – Freddie...

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    Falcon Holidays Sales Increase in January

    As Falcon Holidays celebrates its 25th year of operation in Ireland, the Irish Travel Trade Award-winning tour operator has announced that holiday sales are on the increase. In addition the company is experiencing a busy start to the new year that comes on the back of a strong trading period that has seen sales...

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    Falcon Predicts Busy January Bookings

    Falcon Holidays is predicting a traditional January booking period, with the New Year getting off to a strong start. Director Helen Caron said: “January is traditionally one of the busiest booking periods in the holiday industry and we are preparing for a particularly busy month, which will see thousands of Irish holidaymakers...

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    Irish Tour Operators Reveal Their Dream Destinations

    For the October issue of Irish Travel Trade News, six Irish tour operators revealed to Neil Steedman their favourite destinations visited, their dream destinations yet to be visited, and what they would like to have been doing now if they were not in the travel industry. Helen Caron, Falcon / Thomson Holidays...

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    Falcon Holidays Recruiting for Dublin-based Staff

    As a consequence of its decision to relocate back office functions, including its Trade Support Team, from Belfast to Dublin, Falcon Holidays is now recruiting for Dublin-based staff, initially for experienced Holiday Advisors and Yield Assistants with the possibility of further vacancies to follow. Helen Caron, Director of Ireland, said: “We have...

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    Falcon Holidays to Relocate Belfast Back Office to Dublin

    Falcon Holidays has announced proposals to relocate all back office functions currently based in Belfast, including its Trade Support Team, into its Dublin office. The move follows a review of the business that identified a need to align operations, maximise available resources and further drive efficiencies. Helen Caron, Director of Ireland, said:...

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    Falcon Holidays Launches Summer 2013 Brochure

    Helen Caron, Director of Ireland, Falcon Holidays, and her team hosted a lunch in One Pico in Dublin on Thursday to launch the company’s Summer 2013 brochure. The extensive programme includes new properties and all-inclusive holidays, as well as the exclusive Falcon Holiday Villages with Kids Clubs, Swim Kids and soccer schools....

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    Helen Caron: Falcon Holidays an Important Part of TUI

    In an interview with ITTN’s Neil Steedman, Helen Caron, Director of Ireland for Falcon Holidays, expects further products to join Holiday Villages and Splash World in the Falcon portfolio and declares herself to be “a big advocate” of the Falcon and Thomson retail shops. During your 12 years with First Choice, what...