There were two Roscommon winners at the inaugural Energia Family Business Awards held at the Mansion House in Dublin.
Oliver Carty Pork and Bacon took home the silver award for Family Food/Drink Producer of the Year while P&G Cards were crowned Wholesale Family Business of the Year.
The Energia Family Business Awards celebrate the efforts of family-run businesses in shaping the Irish business landscape. The awards have recognised businesses across the island of all shapes and sizes, with over 200 entries received for its inaugural year, and over 18 well deserving winners crowned at the ceremony, including winners from Roscommon. The awards saw strong representation from different industries nationwide and demonstrate the tenacity of Irish family business.
Judges this year included JJ O’Connell, National Director and Co-Chair of Family Business Ireland, Mark Christal, Manager of the Regions and Entrepreneurship division of Enterprise Ireland, and Glyn Roberts, CEO of Retail NI (among others).
Commenting on the awards, Alan Mulcahy, Head of Sales at Energia said: “It’s fantastic to celebrate the success of family businesses across the island. The range of business sectors represented in the award submissions shows our economy is diverse and fit for the future. At Energia, we partner with businesses all across the island of Ireland and are committed to the communities they serve.
Congratulations to all who entered and well done to the winners”.