ConnectIreland drive recruits celebrity ex-pats

The jobs initiative ConnectIreland has recruited Martin Sheen, Michael Flatley and Saoirse Ronan to help drum up online interest in the project.

15th March, 2012

So far it's had just over 2,000 views but job creation project ConnectIreland hopes the involvement of celebrities including actress Saoirse Ronan will make its new YouTube clip a hit.

Actor Martin Sheen and dancer Michael Flatley are also in the clip promoting the drive to create 5,000 jobs in 5 years in Ireland, by offering a reward of €1,500 per job created to anyone who can help find expanding companies.

You can view the clip [here](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzNBvmSQZM0&feature=youtu.be)....

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