Huge attendance at Ireland’s Marketing Night of the Year
The Marketing Institute of Ireland has announced the winners of the 2018 All Ireland Marketing Awards, at a gala dinner in Dublin’s Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road on Thursday 17th of May. The event was attended by over 850 marketing leaders and professionals, and the MC for the event was RTE Radio 1 presenter, Bryan Dobson.
The All Ireland Marketing Awards programme is Ireland’s marketing showcase, with hundreds of entries competing for places on the shortlist, for the eighteen awards which span the entire remit of the marketing disciplines. The awards event is a celebration of the achievements of all the shortlisted businesses.
The All Ireland Marketing Champion award for 2018 was presented to Frank Ryan chairman of IDA Ireland, Frank Ryan has spent the greater part of his distinguished career marketing Ireland’s products and services, and the country itself, across the globe. This award recognises the exceptional performance of leaders who have championed professional marketing.
Speaking at the event, Chief Executive of The Marketing Institute of Ireland Tom Trainor said: “We are all immensely proud of the talent on show at the All Ireland Marketing Awards and delighted to have so many of Ireland’s top marketing professionals join us in recognising this business success. We congratulate all the shortlisted finalists and winners and we pay tribute to them as exemplars of marketing excellence.”
The Marketing Team of the Year award was taken by AIB, led by Group Brands Director Mark Doyle. AIB also took home an award for Market Research, while Lidl Ireland took two titles, winning the Brand Campaign Award and Corporate Social Responsibility.
Glanbia were the other double winners on the night, claiming the eCommerce Award and the Advertising Campaign Award. The International Marketing Award was taken by Teeling Whiskey Company with it’s expontial growth in global markets.
All Ireland Marketing Awards Winners List 2018
New Product Award
O'Brien Fine Foods
Gradam Margaíochta le Gaeilge
Loyalty Marketing Award
Brand Campaign Award
Customer Experience Award
Market Research Award
Sponsorship Management Award
Bord Gáis Energy
Public Relations Campaign Award
Mobile Marketing Award
International Marketing Award
Teeling Whiskey Company
Marketing Innovation Award
Integrated Marketing Award
Corporate Social Responsibility Award
Small Business Marketing Award
Digital Marketing Campaign Award
Advertising Campaign Award
Marketing Team of the Year Award
All Ireland Marketing Champion 2018
Frank Ryan, IDA