Dingle Peninsula News




March 28 2019


The Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau (GSCVB) and the Dingle Peninsula Tourism Alliance have announced a co-marketing program to promote the Dingle Peninsula in Western Massachusetts and the Western Mass region on the Dingle Peninsula and throughout County Kerry. link to Western Mass website





Members of the Western Mass tourism community and officials from the Dingle Peninsula’s sister city, West Springfield, Massachusetts will travel to Dingle March 30th to April 2nd to participate in meetings with the Dingle Peninsula Tourism Alliance, the local business community and media. The delegation will be officially welcomed by Minister Brendan Griffin of the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, Mayor of Kerry, Norma Moriarty and CE of Kerry County Council, Moira Murell, local officials, tourism and community representatives on Monday 1st April at the Dingle Tourist Information Office.


Several well-known tourist attractions will be traveling with the GSCVB tourism officials including:


Laurie McDonald

Director of Retail Marketing & Promotions

Home Fragrance/Newell Brands/Yankee Candle Company


Eugene Cassidy

President  & CEO

The Eastern States Exposition (Big E)


Judy Matt


The Spirit of Springfield & Bright Nights at Forest Park


Paul Lambert

Vice-President, Enshrinement Services & Community Engagement

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame


Karen Fisk

Director of Marketing & Communication Strategy

Springfield Museums and Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum




The GSCVB, an affiliate of the Economic Development Council of Western Mass, is a private non-profit
destination marketing organization dedicated to promoting Western Mass for meetings and
conventions, group tours, sports and leisure travel. For more information on the GSCVB, visit
www.ExploreWesternMass.com or like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/explorewesternmass and
follow us on Twitter using handle @XploreWesternMA. Engage with us using #westernmass 

Comhaontas Turasóireachta Chorca Dhuibhne / Dingle Peninsula Tourism Alliance is a voluntary not for
profit organisation, dedicated to the development and promotion of tourism on the Dingle Peninsula. It is
the umbrella tourism organisation for the Dingle Peninsula supporting the immense work of local
tourism and community groups, businesses, festivals and events committees and local communities. Visit
www.dingle-peninsula.ie or like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/dingle.official and follow us on
Instagram and Twitter using handle @DinglePeninsula. Engage with us using #DinglePeninsula

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