Phil Kiernan

Phil KiernanCurrent positions:  Board member of Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Tourism Association (Director).

Brief experience: Originally from Dublin, I entered the Hospitality Industry in 1985 and purchased The Farmers Boy Inn in Longhope in September 2000. We have been the winner of National & Regional Awards over the last 16 plus years.

Set up in 2011. The business is an online business as well as selling to Restaurants, Pubs & Catering Businesses. MadAboutPies has won over 15 National British Pie Awards.

Set up Kiernan Properties in 2016. Still developing the business having purchased 3 properties in July of 2016.

I am passionate about The Forest of Dean and its local economy.

The Farmers Boy Inn is at the forefront of pushing & working with small business and using local produce whenever possible. The Farmers Boy Inn is also passionate about the youth culture in the Forest of Dean through education and employment.

Key skills: My experience and expertise is in the Hospitality Industry, Marketing, & Business development.