MD Fishers of Newtownmountkennedy Ltd
Rebecca is managing director of Fishers of Newtownmountkennedy Ltd – a unique department store located in a tranquil setting in Co. Wicklow and Managing Director of Food at Fishers Cafe an award winning casual dining daytime restaurant.
A graduate of Trinity College’s Business School specialising in international Business and Marketing she is passionate about networking and championing women in business. She has been an active member of Network Ireland all her working life. Rebecca served on the branch committees in Dublin and Cork, and was elected as President of Network Ireland Cork branch in 2012. She served on the National Executive, the governing body of Network Ireland from 2011 and she was elected to the role of President for 2017.
Rebecca sits on the Retail Consultation Forum for the Government’s Action Plan on Jobs chaired by the Minister for Jobs Enterprise and Innovation and is a member of their Digital Economy group. She is also a Council member of Retail Excellence Ireland.
She is a two-time winner of the Regional Businesswoman of the Year Award and she has also just been announced as a Finalist in the 2017 Women Mean Business Awards.