Balbriggan Chamber President Meets Ireland’s Newest Ambassador

January 11, 2014 0

Balbriggan achieved a significant New Year boost with the news that Chamber President Tony Murphy was first off the launch pad to congratulate Ireland’s newest ambassador for tourism, astronaut Chris Hadfield. The singing astronaut graciously accepted an invitation from Tourism Ireland to turn his enthusiasm for the Emerald Isle into an opportunity to market the country in his native Canada.

Tony Murphy, Balbriggan Chamber President and Chris Hadfield, Irish Tourism Ambassador

Tony Murphy, Balbriggan Chamber President and Chris Hadfield, Irish Tourism Ambassador

Chamber President Tony Murphy, never shy about shooting for the stars when promoting Balbriggan, was delighted to be on hand to welcome Chris and thank him for his commitment to Irish tourism.