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ActionPoint News27th June 2019

Limerick Tech Firm ActionPoint supports Clonlara GAA with new State-of-Art Digital Scoreboard

L-R David Jeffreys, CEO, ActionPoint, Colm Honan, Chairman, Clonlara GAA club, John Savage, CTO, ActionPoint

Clonlara, Co.Clare Thursday 27th June 2019 – Last weekend, Clonlara GAA club completed another stage in the development of its GAA grounds with the official unveiling of a brand-new digital scoreboard, courtesy of club sponsor and Limerick based, ActionPoint. Following a Clare Cup fixture, ActionPoint co-founders David Jeffreys and John Savage joined chairman of Clonlara GAA, Colm Honan, and the Clonlara Senior hurling team to launch the state-of-the-art equipment.

Speaking at the launch, Clonlara resident and CEO of ActionPoint, David Jeffreys, said “We’re delighted to play a small part in the continued development of Clonlara GAA club, which is a cornerstone of the local community. This brand-new digital scoreboard is a fantastic resource and we hope the club will benefit from its use for many years to come.”

Clonlara GAA’s club chairman, and former All-Star hurler, Colm Honan said of the sponsorship, “A lot of hard work has gone into improving the facilities in our GAA grounds in the last number of years. The installation of this state-of-the-art scoreboard marks another significant step forward for the club and we are extremely grateful to ActionPoint for their continued support.”

The top of the range, LED, digital clock and scoreboard includes a radio-controlled handset to manage the score from anywhere within the GAA grounds, providing an invaluable asset for the club. To show their appreciation for the sponsorship, Clonlara GAA presented ActionPoint with a framed club jersey, signed by the entire senior hurling team.

Headquartered in Limerick, ActionPoint currently employs 100 people across offices in the Ireland, the UK and US. Providing custom software development and IT services, ActionPoint’s mission is “to help clients achieve their greatest potential using the power of technology.” Key clients for the company include Johnson & Johnson, Mazars Ireland, Chill Insurance, Kirby Group and Munster Rugby.

A recent key project for ActionPoint was the eagerly anticipated online renewal system for the Irish Passport Office, a project commissioned by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, while the company also recently announced details of an upcoming strategic project with the Automobile & Touring Club of the UAE.