Stan McCarthy named as recipient of All Ireland Marketing Champion award.
Sell out event for Ireland’s Marketing Showcase on Thursday 19 May.
The Marketing Institute of Ireland has announced that Stan McCarthy of Kerry Group is the recipient of the 2016 All Ireland Marketing Champion award. Stan McCarthy is Chief Executive of Kerry Group, which has become a world leader in food ingredients and flavours and a leading consumer foods processing and marketing organisation.
The award will be presented on Thursday 19th May at the All Ireland Marketing Awards gala dinner in the DoubleTree by Hilton, Dublin. Almost 900 marketing professionals will gather to honour 90 shortlisted finalist companies, selected from among hundreds of entries, who are competing across 18 categories, making up what is a showcase of Irish marketing achievement. The award winners will be announced on the night by RTÉ’s Bryan Dobson.
Speaking at the announcement of Stan McCarthy as the Marketing Champion award recipient, Marketing Institute chief executive Tom Trainor said “It is important that business leaders who place professional marketing front and centre are given due recognition, and we are delighted to recognise Stan McCarthy as a leader of a global business that understands the link between strong marketing and financial success.
Stan McCarthy, Chief Executive, Kerry Group said: “Kerry Group has been built upon firm strategic marketing foundations, and a strong understanding of the markets that we serve. This award is a welcome testimony to our customer-centred ethos, and I thank the Marketing Institute for this on behalf of all my colleagues.”
All Ireland Marketing Awards Shortlisted Entries:
|New Product/New Market Award||Glanbia Consumer Foods|
|Gradam Gnó as Gaeilge||Meangadh Fibín|
|Trinity College Dublin|
|Loyalty Marketing Award||Bank of Ireland|
|Glanbia Consumer Foods|
|Brand Campaign Award||Bord Gáis Energy|
|Boyne Valley Group|
|KBC Bank Ireland|
|Customer Experience Award||AIB|
|Gas Networks Ireland|
|Market Research Award||Aer Lingus|
|Independent News & Media|
|eCommerce Award||Bord Gáis Energy|
|VHI Group Services|
|Sponsorship Management Award||AIB|
|Aldi Stores Ireland|
|Public Relations Campaign Award||Diageo|
|Mobile Marketing Award||AIB|
|KBC Back Ireland|
|International Marketing Award||Hanley Energy|
|The Taxback Group|
|Integrated Marketing Award||Bord Gáis Energy|
|Corporate Social Responsibility||Jacobs Douwe Egberts|
|Small Business Marketing Award||Adams & Butler|
|Marketing Innovation Award||Heineken Ireland|
|Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard|
|Digital Marketing Campaign Award||Britvic|
|Advertising Campaign Award||Aldi Stores Ireland|
|Marketing Team of the Year||AIB|
|Glanbia Consumer Foods|
|All Ireland Marketing Champion||Stan McCarthy|