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Burren Distillers Ltd

A Unique Premium Irish Whiskey Product, 100% Irish Ingredients from barley to barrel, Located in ideal tourist location. Excellent Mid-Long term opportunity.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Food and Beverage
  • Location Clare, Ireland
  • Currency EUR
  • Founded May 2013
  • Employees 3
  • Incorporation Type Other
  • Website

Company Summary

Our uniqueness is our locally grown & malted barley, water and oak barrels fused with local honey coupled with 12th century pre-Norman influence recipes. Our magnificent setting, near Ballyvaughan on the Wild Atlantic Way and Burren Tourist Trail will attract some of the 1,100,000 tourists that visit the Burren annually. Our visitors centre will provide viewings of the distillation process, lectures on Irish Whiskey, tastings and direct sales


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    Business Development and Marketing at Burren Distillers - Derek will use his experience in Sales, Marketing and Brand Development to build the Burren Distillers brand globally.

    As a Gitomer Certified Advisor I represent the worlds leading author on Sales, Customer Service, Attitude and more and can offer a huge variety of training modules to suit your organisation. From experience, a lot of Irish Business Owners know exactly what to do in their businesses but many of them struggle to market and sell their business profitably. This is made even more challenging with the growth in online and social media marketing.

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    Financial Director - As a qualified accountant, property developer and business owner, I bring business acumen, compliance knowledge and a strong track record in growing businesses.

    Our practice drives all of our business interests. Our daily aim to ensure business owners are able to drive their business forward, making and collecting profits along the way. We have set up, run and sold many businesses to date and it is this day to day knowledge that we believe stands to us in this area. I work as financial controller on another distillery project and have been involved with them since inception.

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    Michael McGarry -
    Director, Promoter and Investor - Michael is responsible along with Noel forthe construction of the Distillery and for all financial aspects of the company.

    Michael has a Commerce Degree from U.C.D. and qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in 1974. He was Group Financial Director of M F KENT & Co. (now Kentz Engineering) for fifteen years and subsequently a director of Suir Engineering. He has also been involved in house construction in the U.K. and Ireland. He has extensive experience of company operations and overseas marketing in Europe and Africa.

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    Noel O'Loughlen
    Founder and Chairperson - Working in the industry for the past 50 years, Noel has been planning this distillery since he first investigated the possibility of planning permission for a distillery in 1970.

    Noel has worked all his life in the wine and spirit business. A native of Ballyvaughan he is the instigator and driving force behind the promotion of the distillery. He was a founder member of Oddbins in the U.K. and more recently the owner of a vineyard in France. Noel brings a flavour of the Burren to the project and will be heavily involved in its longer term sales promotion. Noel's enthusiasm and flair will help establish the distillery.


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    Kevin Moore