President's Lunch


Waterford Chamber


Waterford Chamber is delighted to announce that Jim O'Toole, Chief Executive, Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM) is the guest speaker at our annual President's Lunch on Friday, 23rd June in Waterford Castle.


The high-profile lunch is the first on the calendar for Chamber President Paul Nolan and over the years has become one of the key events on the Chamber schedule.


Date: Friday, 23rd June

Time: 12.30pm–2.30pm

Venue: Waterford Castle Hotel

Cost: €65 inc. VAT


BOOKINGS: Contact Lynda at 051 311130 or  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Jim O'Toole, Chief Executive, BIM

Jim O'Toole is Chief Executive Officer of BIM, Ireland's Seafood Development Agency. Jim has a wealth of experience in global food marketing, sustainability development and change leadership. He previously held the position of Director of Meat & Livestock and Sustainability Development in Bord Bia where he led a team of senior executives in the development of Bord Bia's Origin Green initiative.


Prior to this, he was responsible for the development and implementation of Bord Bia's Quality Assurance Schemes and gained extensive experience in the marketplace working with Bord Bia in London, Milan and Paris.


Jim is a Board Member of the Irish National Accreditation Board (INAB) and holds a Master's Degree in Agricultural Science from University College Dublin. He has completed a number of professional development programmes at Ashridge Business School, Cranfield University and Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business.


Cpl Resources

Cpl Resources plc. is Ireland’s largest recruitment agency and a global provider of staffing, recruitment, training and outsourcing services.


The regional office here in Waterford opened just over two years ago and they continue to work closely with many local companies as well as many IDA start-ups. With deep sectoral knowledge and experience in the South East region, Cpl is well placed to offer local high quality service with the support of the national Cpl Jobs Ireland network.



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