Meet the team

The Visit Cork team are committed to providing the best possible experience to all visitors, both leisure and business. We are an informed staff who understand and promote what Cork has to offer and are committed to rolling out the brand. We build partnerships with local businesses and communities to provide a distinctive Pure Cork visitor experience.

Head of Visit Cork

Seamus Heaney


Seamus oversees both leisure and business tourism for Visit Cork.

Seamus comes from a hospitality background and has over 30 years’ experience in developing tourism in Ireland. Seamus has extensive knowledge of the role of a Convention Bureau having held a seat on the National Business Tourism Working Group in Ireland for over 10 years.

Meet In Ireland Website
Failte Ireland Website
Cork City Council
Cork Chamber of Commerce
Cork County Council
Cork Airport
Irish Hotels Federation