Having acquired Irish Travel Trade Network in 2020, it is Sharon’s specific goal to provide accurate and leading news content to the Travel Consumer and Trade. Having worked for many leading Irish and Global Travel Operators, Sharon’s main passion and drive is to support a strong, credible and professional travel industry.
Carrie has been part of the travel industry since 2014, starting out as a Travel Consultant in Vancouver, Canada during a working holiday visa stint before joining an independent travel agency in her hometown of Kilkenny, upon returning home. She became Intrepid Travel’s first-ever Ireland based on-the-road BDM in 2018, and later became Intrepid’s Industry Sales Manager in UK, Ireland and South Africa during the pandemic. Working across multiple markets, in a range of different roles, allows Carrie the ability to look at campaigns through various lens’ to ensure maximum engagement and to also write relevant content that resonates with the travel trade. She is also a proud member of AWTE Ireland, as well as a trustee with the ITAA Benevolent Fund since 2021. Carrie is a keen advocate for responsible travel and welcomes any conversations around sustainability within travel!
Allie has worked in the travel industry for seven years, from working in American Holidays and The Travel Corporation Allie has a wealth of knowledge of all aspects of travel. Before joining ITTN she worked for Facebook which gave her the inside knowledge of the wonderful world of social media. Allie has a BSc in Event Management and is also a qualified beauty therapist (which definitely comes in handy in this business). Recently Allie has also joined the AWTE Ireland committee and is enjoying working with and connecting with the network of women in travel.