Co-ordinator, Pride of Place Competition

Maurice is the Co-ordinator for the Co-operation Ireland Pride of Palce Competition, (which recently change its name to IPB Pride of Place Competition, in association with Co-operation Ireland) since it began in 2003.

This all-island competition for community groups regularly draws up to 100 entries from groups based in all 32 counties on the island and Co-operation Ireland provides the secretariat for entire competition.

Maurice’s role is to manage the marketing of the competition, oversee the judging of the entries and co-ordinate the delivery of the annual gala event, where all the winners are announced.

Maurice holds a Diploma in Business Studies and prior to working in Co-operation Ireland, he worked for the ESB.