Team

Meet the people behind the event

The Taste of Kildare festival is brought to you by a passionate team of food lovers dedicated to showcasing the very best culinary talents and producers in the county. Led by seasoned event organisers with decades of experience, our team has cultivated relationships with award-winning chefs, trusted purveyors, and emerging culinary artists to deliver an unparalleled celebration of flavour.

For press enquiries please contact our team.

Avril Bannerton

Avril Bannerton

Festival Director

Tara O'Connor

Tara O'Connor

PR

Dee Laffan

Dee Laffan

Food Journalist & Talk Stage Presenter

Áine Mangan

Áine Mangan

CEO of Into Kildare

Cathy McGovern

Cathy McGovern

Design & Sustainability Expert

Press Enquires

Please fill out the form to contact us, all media enquires will go directly to our PR team.

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