Mount Charles, Ireland’s leading indigenous, support service provider has added RTÉ, Ireland's national public media organisation, to its burgeoning portfolio of high-profile clients including; Griffith College Dublin, Public Appointments Service, Ordinance Survey Ireland, Abbey Theatre, National Aquatic Centre and Custom House in Dublin.
The seven-year contract will see the company deliver a high quality, bespoke food and beverage offering for 1,822 staff and clients at RTÉ’s Donnybrook campus, which includes RTÉ’s television and radio studios, as well as the Fair City set.
Following in-depth market research and analysis of RTÉ’s bespoke requirements, Mount Charles has invested £100k to deliver a new experience, which will host their exciting food concept offers including; Real Good Food, Honest and Urban Square Coffee.
Real Good Food uses the best local ingredients to provide traditional home comfort food with a modern twist. Honest will serve fresh, non-processed, food and juices, accompanied by comprehensive nutritional information and Urban Square Coffee aims to transform the radio coffee shop into a destination venue.
All the menus have been developed especially for RTÉ featuring traditional home comfort food with a modern twist and dishes will be prepared using healthy cooking techniques.
Mount Charles Chairman and founder Trevor Annon, said: “We are delighted to announce our most recent contract win. It is the ‘jewel in the crown’ of some heavyweight contracts we have picked up over the last two years and I believe it sends out a strong message to the market.
“Using our extensive knowledge from operating many similar catering solutions, we believe that we have created a strong food offer and brand that is appealing and will meet all of RTE’s staff and customers’ needs.
“We are confident that the service we can provide to RTÉ will be unrivalled.”
Mount Charles currently employs 2,500 team members and services over 400 clients across the UK and Ireland.
Pictured are: Gavin Annon, Head of Sales and Marketing and Terry Woods, Commercial Director, Mount Charles with Eileen Duggan, RTE’s Sustainability and Environmental Services Manager and Philip Sangari, Head of Operations, Mount Charles.