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Aer Lingus Taste of America Roadshow Prizewinners - Cork

22nd February 2020 - 10:00am

Hats off to Declan Power (Shannon Airport)

Hats off to Declan Power (Shannon Airport)

Cork’s Taste of America Roadshow with Aer Lingus offered fantastic prizes at the event, held in Cork on Thursday 13th February.


Paula Coughlan (Travel Cheaper) won Aer Lingus Flights to Boston, accommodation in the AC Marriott Downtown in Boston, accommodation in the Mansion House Inn, Martha's Vineyard, accommodation in the Beauport Hotel, Gloucester and attractions passes.


Siobhan Devereux (Trailfinders) was the lucky winner of flights for two from Shannon Airport to JFK, New York. Aoife Deasy (CTM) - Samsonite Suitcase and 2 night’s accommodation JW Marriott Bloomington. Mary O’Sullivan (Bantry Travel) one a 2-night stay in Tampa Bay with Zo/Aquarium passes. Lisa Smith O’Brien (Travel Counsellors) won a 12-bottle case of California wine. There were over a dozen other prizes including a Seattle city pass, wireless headphones & goody bag from Orlando, €50 One4all voucher from New York State, goody bags from Orlando, Universal, Kissimmee, Yale, Miami, Kennedy Space Centre and plush Mickey from Disney.


Declan Power and Isabel Harrison arrived with a fabulously festive giant top hat cake and came loaded with prizes to add to the host of goodies for attendees. As well as sponsoring the flights from Shannon to JFK, they also provided four sets return tickets for two: two to Charles de Gaulle - Mel Ginnifer (Lee Travel) and Chloe Duffy (J Barter Travel), and two to Barcelona - Siobhan Doyle (Trailfinders and Meadhbh Byrne  (Trailfinders).


The 2020 Roadshow ended on a high with all in merry spirits and filled with state-side knowledge!

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Hats off to Declan Power (Shannon Airport)
The girls from Lee & Heffernans Travel
Michael Doorley (Shandon Travel) with Jenny Rafter (Aer Lingus)
Nora and Paula (Travel Cheaper) at the Aer Lingus Taste of America
Isabel Harrison (Shannon Airport) with the Aer Lingus team
The trade enjoying the Aer Lingus Taste of the USA in Cork
Ian Manto (Harvel Travel) getting up to speed with everything State Side
John & Fiona bring a bit of magic to every event in Co Cork
Emma and Lauren (J Barter Travel) at Aer Lingus Taste of America
Emma (Hertz Ireland) with the ladies from Douglas Travel
Ines & Chloe (J Barter Travel) at Taste of America Roadshow
J Barter Travel’s Michelle & Linda at Taste of America Cork
Don Shearer ( with Trish O'Leary & Jenny Rafter (Aer Lingus)
The ladies from Shandon Travel at Taste of America Roadshow
Marike Nolan & Emma Hayes (Douglas Trave)
The ladies enjoy a glass of wine between sessions at Taste of America
Emma (Hertz Ireland) with our fantastic Aer Lingus cabin crew and Ivan Beacom & Jenny Rafter (Aer Lingus)
Day 3 & Travelbiz’s Don Shearer started to crack.
Cutting the cake proves to be too much hard work for Ivan Beacom
Ivan Beacom is in shock when Isabel Harrison (Shannon Airport) manages it no problem
Getting the most out of the Shannon Airport route props
Not a sinner left without knowing Shannon Airport’s direct routes to JFK & Boston
Siobhan (Trailfinders) wins 2 return tickets to Barcelona
Meadhbh Byrne (Trailfinders) was the second winner of a pair of flights to Barcelona
Chloe Duffy (J Barter Travel) won 2 flights from Shannon to Paris
Melissa Ginnifer (Lee Travel) won the second pair of tickets to Paris
Caroline Riordan Casey (KC Travel) won the Miami goody bag
Ines Caramelo (J Barter Travel) picked up the Kennedy Space Centre goody bag
Raquel Dias (Frosch CTM) gets the Mickey Mouse
Jonny Beamish (Trailfinders) gets the Yale goody bag
Moire O Donovan (Shandon Travel) won the Kissimmee goody bag
Suzie Hennessy (Travel Counsellors) won €50 All4One voucher from New York State
Sue Power (Shandon Travel) won Universal Orlando’s goody bag from Grant
John Paul Griffin (Trailfinders) won wireless headphones & goody bag from Mary Murphy
Sean Healy (Lee travel) won a Seattle City Pass
Lisa Smith O'Brien (Travel Counsellors) wins a case of California Wine from Brendan Croft (Visit California)
Tampa Bay gave 2-night stay + Zoo/Aquarium passes to Mary O'Sullivan (Bantry Travel)
Aoife Deasy (CTM) won a Samsonite suitcase & 2-night stay at JW Marriott Bloomington.
Siobhan Devereux (Trailfinders) won flights SNN to JFK on the new A321 NEO
Paula Coughlan (Travel Cheaper) won flights to Boston, stays in AC Marriott Downtown Boston, Mansion House Inn Martha's Vineyard & Beauport Hotel Glouster plus attractions passes.
Sue & Maire (Shandon Travel) at Aer Lingus
Business was booming at the Minneapolis/Bloomington stand

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