New President

Omagh Chamber of Commerce Elects New President

 Omagh Chamber of Commerce held its Annual General Meeting in Kampar, Castle Street on Wednesday 19th June where Julian McKeown was elected as its new President. Outgoing President, Kevin Martin, thanked the members for their support throughout his busy year in office and wished Julian every success during his time as President.

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Julian McKeown is a Fellow Chartered Accountant, Business Adviser and Entrepreneur who advises business owners from the very small enterprise to the large corporates on a daily basis.He has provided lectures for the last ten years to various start up and growth programmes for local enterprise agencies as well as to local college and managerial programmes. Julian writes regularly for the local press and is the tax spokesperson for the Federation of Small Businesses in Northern Ireland.

Julian built up his own practice from a one man band into Abac Chartered Accountants and Registered Auditors which is recognised as a leading firm of Chartered accountants with clients and businesses throughout Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.

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The new President said the Chamber would continue to lobby government for investment into this area and for the implementation of the A5. He paid tribute to the outgoing President, “ Kevin’s wisdom has been indispensible, he has been there before and he stepped up again and I hope I can do as well as he did”

If you would like to know more, or for information on how to join Omagh Chamber please contact: Elaine Fyffe Harper at Omagh Chamber of Commerce & Industry (OCCI), Omagh Enterprise Centre, Great Northern Road, Omagh, Co. Tyrone, BT78 5LU. Tel: 028 82 249 494. Fax: 028 82 249 451. Email: admin@omaghchamber.com Web: www.omaghchamber.com.

 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Julian McKeown – President / Elaine Fyffe Harper: Membership Officer:
Omagh Chamber of Commerce & Industry (OCCI),
Omagh Enterprise Centre, Great Northern Road, Omagh, Co. Tyrone, BT78 5LU.
Tel: 028 82 249 494 Fax: 028 82 249 451
Email: admin@omaghchamber.com Web: www.omaghchamber.com.