Cathaoirleach says Kerry needs greater focus on US for investment

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The Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council says we need to focus more on the United States for investment and tourism.

Cllr Micheal O’Shea made the comments on his return from his official St Patrick’s Day visit to the east coast of the United States; he was accompanied by Kerry County Council’s Tourism Officer John Griffin.

Their itinerary included fourteen different meetings and functions over a week.

Cathaoirleach O’Shea says those meetings provided access to very powerful people including one man who had a genuine interest in investing in Kerry: