ITIC talks with Pat McCann on challenges and opportunities for Irish Dalata Hotel GroupCEO Interview series
Born during the last financial crisis Dalata has been Ireland’s largest hotel group for a decade now. ITIC spoke with Dalata CEO, Pat McCann, on how this year has posed him the greatest challenge and the importance of a positive mindset to plan for the “new normal”. In his typically frank and honest way Pat talks about looking after staff, customers and cashflow and how Dalata continue to expand in both Ireland and the UK. Pat shares his view on the strength of the Irish economy and how the tourism and hospitality industry will bounce back over the coming years.