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Derek Coyne appointed General Manager at Connemara Coast Hotel
A native of Co Galway, Derek has over 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry
 Thurs 15th June 2023

Windward Management are delighted to announce the appointment of Derek Coyne as General Manager at the Connemara Coast Hotel, Galway. A native of Co. Galway, Derek has over 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry.

A graduate of GMIT, Derek held the role of Director of Restaurants at the five-star Montreux Palace Hotel in Switzerland before going on to senior F&B roles in Bermuda. Returning to Ireland, he held the positions of opening Deputy GM in Monart Spa, General Manager of Waterford Castle and most recently General Manager at the Ferrycarrig Hotel, Wexford since 2014.

Derek is delighted to be back home in his native Galway and is very much looking forward to being instrumental in the continued success and development of the Connemara Coast Hotel. The focus will be on delivering exceptional customer service coupled with creating a culture of respect, shared values, beliefs and attitude.

Leadership and good old-fashioned hospitality will be at the forefront with a focus on impeccable standards.

Derek looks forward to welcoming guests to the Connemara Coast Hotel.

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