Business interview: Richard Collins

The chief executive of Druids Glen admits times have been tough, but credits a new approach with putting the resort in a better position to bounce back

9th July, 2011

Midway through a guided tour of Druids Glen with Richard Collins, the chief executive of the Co Wicklow resort, a familiar figure emerges from the hotel gym.

It’s Dick Roche, the former minister and former Wicklow TD, coming from his midmorning work-out. Roche has history at Druids Glen - in December 2008, he was one of nine people held at gunpoint during an armed robbery at the hotel.

Undeterred by the experience, he’s still...

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