Gather is a small but vastly experienced team, united by a shared passion for design, culture, sustainable travel, and innovation.
We are selective, and unapologetically so.
It’s not about numbers for us – its about the experience we can deliver.
We’re happy to remain small because that means we can personally create each luxury leisure trip to Ireland and each bespoke Irish corporate and incentive trip with confidence and pride.
Ray is a dreamer who is always
creating exciting experiences for clients from the most random ideas.
Many years spent in the 5* hotel industry has developed his desire for quality and innovation.
He can visualize events and experiences in an exciting yet practical way.
ANN MARIE O'BRIEN
13 years in the luxury travel industry have given Ann Marie a focused perspective on how to best experience Ireland.
Finding the right experinece is about knowing as much about the customer as possible.
Originally from Belfast, Louise has worked in many sectors of the Tourism industry. Training as a pastry chef, working across the food spectrum eventually finding her way to the experiential travel sector.
She creates the amazing experience clients love.
MID WEST USA
Mark Marino brings more than 25 years of experience in the meetings and incentive industry to his role as founder and Executive Director of Impact Global Partner Source, LLC.
Mark currently resides in Chicago, IL. where he looks after all Mid West USA, and Canadian clients.
SALES REPRESENTATION LEISURE
Jon Makhmaltchi is a luxury travel professional with more than 25 years of expertise working with the world’s finest hospitality brands. Throughout his career, he’s been a part of nearly every aspect of the hospitality business, from sales and management to hotel openings, including a stint at the front desk.
His mother even maintains that his first two words were “room service”!
A native of the west coast of Ireland, Marian has worked in Luxury hotels for over 10 years.
She is adept at knowing what clients love to experience in Ireland.
As a mother of 2 small children, she has personally road tested most of the great family experiences we recommend.