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O’Donoghue Ring Collection
Co. Kerry

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O’Donoghue Ring Collection officially certified as a ‘Great Place to Work’
Putting the employee experience and people development at the centre of its ethos
 Thurs 2nd February 2023

Kerry based hotel group, the O’Donoghue Ring Collection, is delighted to have been certified as a ‘Great Place to Work’ following positive feedback from almost 500 employees. Renowned for providing genuine care and warm hospitality, the results may come as no surprise for many.

Valued team members working across the Collection including Killarney Plaza Hotel & Spa, Killarney Avenue Hotel, Killarney Towers Hotel & Leisure Centre, River Island Hotel, Park Place Apartments, Café du Parc, The Tan Yard and O’Donoghue Public House, completed the extensive survey, achieving a wonderful result.

Commenting on the survey response and certification, Gemma Ring, Owner and Managing Director of the O’Donoghue Ring Collection said: "I am immensely proud of the Collection for being awarded as a ‘Great Place to Work’. As a cornerstone of the local community, the employee experience and development of our people is central to our ethos. Our continuous innovation and progressive mindset is a reflection of our passionate and empowered team, who go above and beyond in their daily roles, to exceed guest expectations.”

“We take great pride in fostering a workplace where people don’t just come to work, but have a true sense of belonging and camaraderie. We are committed to building on this foundation so that our teams can lead with purpose, develop their careers, and succeed in a diverse and inclusive work environment." she added.

Jim Flynn, Partner, Great Place to Work Institute Ireland said: “We are delighted to certify The O’Donoghue Ring Collection as a Great Place To Work. The team there value each other and are clear on the connection between creating a great workplace experience and a great guest experience. This is an impressive achievement that speaks volumes about their commitment to continuous learning and improvement.”

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