2014NJC celebrates the success of past and present members.
It is with great pride that Newry Junior Chamber celebrates the continued success of their current and former members within the business community. 2014 has been a resounding year of success for Chamber members and one that is testament to the work that Chamber members undertake inside the Chamber and in their respective professions. In the last year local businessman Paul Vallely and his sister Clare Vallely, joint owners of The Rug House, joined the Chamber following their relocation to Carn...
2014NJC Members make their mark at UTV Business Eye Awards
We are very proud that two of our members lifted prestigious awards on Thursday 23rd October at the UTV Business Eye Awards. The Rug House, based at a 60,000 sq.ft warehouse in the Carnbane Industrial Estate, was named as SME (Small & Medium-Sized Enterprise) of the Year from a hotly-contested category. The company sells rugs online to customers in 30 countries around the world. And MJM Marine, also based at Carnbane, were awarded the Deal of the Year Award for its job-saving acquis...
2014PKF International head: 'We have struck a nugget in FPM link-up.'
World CEO of PKF International, John Sim’s recent visit to Belfast, is featured in this morning’s Irish News newspaper, where John Sim states: “we have struck a nugget in FPM link-up” See PKFFPM Website for full Irish News interview. Mayor of Newry and Mourne District Council, Councillor Daire Hughes along with Acting Chief Executive, Eddie Curtis hosted John Sim, the World Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of PKF International and Feargal McCormack, Managing Director of PKF...
2014Newry based rug retailer wins Exporter of the Year
The Rug House based in Carnbane Industrial Estate, Newry have won the 2014 Exporter of the Year at the DANI Awards held in Derry. The DANI Awards are the premier awards for online and digital businesses in Northern Ireland. The online retailer fought of stiff competition to claim the prize. Siblings Paul and Clare Vallely started the business in 2006 and now sell up to 3,000 rugs a week across the world to over 30 countries including the England, Spain, France, Italy and the USA. The award come...
2014International vocal ensemble AnÃºna to perform in Newry
Warrenpoint singer, Donal Kearney, is performing with an international vocal ensemble. He will be touring with Anúna on the 2014-15 season, including concerts in Japan, Netherlands, Belgium, USA, London, amongst others. An excellent achievement to say the least and furthermore an amazing privilege for Newry to be hosting such a concert. The Irish choral ensemble, Anúna launches its 2014/2015 season this September with two concerts in Northern Ireland. Founded in ...
2014Exciting Sales Position at The Rug House
The Rug House is recruiting for a Retail Store Manager for it's first Bricks & Mortar store right here in Newry. We are a family run business with many years experience selling and trading quality house furnishings throughout the UK and Ireland. On the back of this success and due to increasing demand we have recently opened an extensive retail store and require an ambitious Retail Store Manager Responsible for delivering sales and operational profit within store through exceptional c...
2014September Monthly Meeting
Please come along to our September meeting at the Rug House, Carnbane Industrial Estate, Newry. The meeting will take place at 7.30pm, we welcome all new members. Look forward to seeing you all there....
2014Newry Makes it Mark at LCN Awards 2014
The Licensed & Catering News Awards 2014 were held on June 6 at The Europa Hotel, Belfast. These are the only comprehensive hospitality, leisure and tourism awards to be held in Northern Ireland, offering those involved in the trades the opportunity to gain the recognition of their peers and boost the profile of their own businesses. Again the Newry hospitality industry showed it can compete with the best in Northern Ireland by fielding 3 finalists for awards. Suga...
2014The Rug House Sets Up in Newry
A rug business which started as an eBay online seller is to open its first bricks and mortar outlet in Newry later this month and plans to double its payroll to 30 people in the process. Brother and sister Paul and Clare Vallely are behind the rug House. They have moved the business from their kitchen table into a 60,000 sq ft warehouse operation at Shepherd's Way in Carnbane industrial estate which has more than 125,000 rugs in stock and is capable of stocking the same again. That alone repr...
2014NJC Social Media Event is Now Fully Booked
Tonight's Social Media Event is now full to capacity. The NJC would like to notify everyone to avoid disappointment. ...