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TalkZone –Lessons from a life exporting

April 22, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am

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Patrick Joy, Founder of Suretank Group Limited and EY Entrepreneur of the Year™ 2013,  will give an interactive 30 minute session that will explore the journey undertaken by Suretank Group and his own personal journey, which led to the organisation’s export success that we see today. Patrick will relate these experiences in an open forum designed to help businesses identify the critical success factors that will help them develop their export capability. In 2014, Suretank Group were the High Growth Markets Exporter of the Year 2014 at the Export Industry Awards.


  • Participants will have the opportunity to participate in an open dialogue with a highly successful entrepreneur who has led the way in innovative engineering solutions, which are exported across the globe.
  • Participants will gain an insight into the mind-set required to build and maintain a successful export oriented business.

Further Info

This motivational talk will focus on the resilience required to succeed in international markets and should be of interest to both experienced exporters and those who are just starting out on their export journey. Suretank Group is a world leading manufacturer of ‘Cargo Carrying Units’ for the offshore Oil and Gas industry. Established in 1995 by Patrick Joy (Entrepreneur of the Year 2013) and based in Dunleer, Co. Louth, Suretank Group supply chemical tanks and containers to the oil and gas industry across the globe and is the largest manufacture of DNV 2.7-1 certified products and the only company to produce ALL products to DNV standards. Suretank Group export to over 100 countries worldwide.

Presenter: Pat Joy-Founder Suretank Group, EY Entrepreneur of the Year™ 2013

For More Information Contact Brian Coglan: briancolgan@irishexporters.ie


April 22, 2015
11:00 am - 11:30 am


Dublin, 2 Ireland


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