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TJ O'Connor

IT Tralee

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IT Tralee

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T.J O Connor has been working in the hospitality industry for 28 years he trained as a chef at the Institute of Technology Tralee in 1989 and since then he has worked both in Ireland and internationally he is now a Culinary Lecturer at the Institute of Technology Tralee since 2001. He has also completed a Masters in Professional Hospitality and Tourism Management.

T.J is very involved in many projects to promote local food and food tourism and was recently the Chairperson of TasteKerry. Some of the projects that he was involved in were the Publications “The Kerry Food Story” and "Taste Kerry" and the develpment of the Website www.tastekerry.com