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Nominations open for Company of the Year Award 2017

By Business & Finance
11 September 2017

Nomination open for Company of the Year at the Business & Finance Irish Business Awards, in association with KPMG

Nominations are now open for the 2017 Business & Finance Irish Business Awards Company of the Year.The Business & Finance Irish Business Awards in association with KPMG are Ireland’s most prestigious peer-to-peer awards programme, recognising excellence across Irish business for over four decades.

Previous recipients of the Company of the Year award include Kerry Group, Paddy Power, Smurfit Kappa Group, PrimarkRyanairKingspan and ICON, to name a few.

Those companies eligible for this award are Irish-businesses operating out of or domicile in Ireland. A panel of 21 judges will choose the Company of the Year from validated nominees. Companies will be judged on a number of entry criteria including performance, strategy, turnover, revenue and market share growth.

The closing date for entries is 5pm GMT on Tuesday 26th September. To nominate your company simply complete the entry form following the key criteria as outlined.

The winner of the Company of the Year award will be announced at the 43rd annual Business & Finance Awards gala dinner, Thursday, December 14th in the company of 1,200 business leaders.

Honourees at the 2017 Business & Finance Awards include Former Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD, recipient of the TK Whitaker Award for Outstanding Contribution to Public Life; Brian Moynihan Chairman/CEO Bank of America, recipient of the Outstanding Achievement In Business award; and renowned horse trainer Aidan O’Brien, recipient of the award for Outstanding Contribution to Brand Ireland. 

For further information contact Orla O’Malley, Programme Director, on or see

Business & Finance Awards 2017