As a member of the Rotary Club of Naas Patrick has worked on many committees to help achieve the Remembrance Tree Project, Focus on the Crocus for End Polio Now and the Our Town Our Community Project. Patrick is also a former club President (2011 & 2012). His current ambitions are to work on an overseas project and help raise awareness of the work of Rotary locally. Since joining the Rotary Club Patrick has built strong friendships, business contacts, helped out in the community and most importantly has had fun. He would encourage everyone to get involved, as the reach of Rotary is so vast there is sure to be something that will interest you.
Patrick is the joint managing director of The Carpentry Store, which he co-founded with his brother Noel in 2003. The store has evolved over the years and now is Ireland’s largest dedicated woodworking supply centre offering specialist timber, tools and machinery. Based in the M7 Business Park in Naas, the store also has a classroom for courses and has “try before you buy” pods for some of the world leading brands. No matter your interest, hobby or professional, be it in Woodturning, Carving, Carpentry, Fine Cabinet Making or if you just want to build your own kitchen and wardrobes you will find what you need in The Carpentry Store.
Patrick’s interests include creative writing, crime dramas, current affairs and baking. Patrick is married to Ruth and they have five sons. If you want to chat about any of the above just give him a call.