Paul Smith had been appointed the General Manager of The Brehon, Killarney.
Paul moves to Killarney from his most recent position as General Manager of The Sandman Signature Hotels at London Gatwick and Newcastle in the UK.

Paul has worked with a number of leading hotels across the globe including the five-star Colonial Hilton and Resort in Boston, the renowned Hôtel George V in Paris and the iconic De Vere portfolio of hotels in the UK.  
“Having spent the majority of my career abroad, I am delighted to move home to Ireland and excited to join such a reputable and innovative hotel group. The Brehon is an internationally recognised brand and an exceptional hotel, I look forward to working with the team here and adding my experience, and my learnings from abroad, to the mix,” says Pauls Smith, the newly appointed General Manager of The Brehon. 
The Brehon is a member of The Gleneagle Group which operates a number of Ireland’s leading leisure and entertainment destinations. Recent accolades include being listed as one of Trip Advisor’s top ten hotels in Ireland and being one for just two establishments in Kerry, and eighteen in Ireland, to receive a Loved by Guests award from Hotels.com. Danú Restaurant at The Brehon has received two AA Rosettes for culinary excellence.

“Paul’s experience in the hospitality industry speaks for itself and I am delighted to welcome a manager of his calibre to our team. I wish him the very best in his new role,” says Patrick O’Donoghue, Managing Director of The Gleneagle Group.

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