Dr Peter Bolan

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Peter is a Senior Lecturer and Director of International Travel and Tourism Management in the Ulster Business School at Ulster University. His research interests and consultancy specialisms include golf tourism, film tourism and digital tourism, all of which he has published numerous articles and book chapters on. With regard to golf Peter has been researching the development potential of golf tourism in Ireland with a particular focus on how attracting high spend golf tourists can aid in resort and town regeneration, raise the profile of tourism and boost the retail economy in such areas. His most recent work has been with Tom Cotter on the economic impact of overseas golf visitors to Ireland’s links courses. A resident of Portrush, Peter is an avid follower of golf along with his other great sporting love rugby, being a keen supporter of Ballymena, Ulster and Ireland.