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Congratulations to PLATO EBR companies successful in the Louth Business Awards

18 November 2014

Dundalk Chamber of Commerce hosted the Louth Business Awards 2014 hosted in The Fairways Hotel last Saturday night.  The glittering, Black tie event compromised local companies, business leaders, local politicians and dignitaries. Two PLATO EBR companies had successes on the night, Matthews Coaches and Mc Ardle Skeath, both from Callanberg direction in Inniskeen, County Monaghan. PLATO EBR congratulates both companies on their success.


The results for the Louth Business Awards 2014 were as follows:

  • Best Customer Service Award sponsored by the Argus was won by Terry Kelly Wallpaper & Paints.

  • Best Retail premises for both exterior and interior visual impact sponsored by The Fairways Hotel was won Ruby’s Vintage Style Tearoom.

  • Special Community Group Award sponsored by Dundalk Credit Union was won by Dundalk Santa Run.

  • Age Friendly award sponsored by myhomecare.ie was won by Colman & Ann O Flynn Pharmacy.

  • Business Growth Award sponsored by Vhi Healthcare was won by Prometric.

  • Best Exporter of the year award sponsored by Enterprise Ireland was won by Ovelle Pharmaceutical.

  • Best Pub/Bar Award sponsored by Diageo was won by The Castle Bar.

  • Best Training Initiative sponsored by Louth & Meath Education Board was won by Walk Peer Programme.

  • Best Tourist Attraction sponsored by The Crowne Plaza was won by The Spirit Store.

  • Dundalk’s Best High Growth SME sponsored by Louth County Enterprise Board was won by Loughran Family Malt.

  • Best Use of Internet Technology sponsored by Oriel Hub was won by McArdle Skeath.

  • Best Marketing Campaign sponsored by AIB Bank was won by Matthews Coach Hire.

  • Best Eating Establishment sponsored by Tesco was won by Fitzpatrick’s Bar & Restaurant.

  • Corporate Social Responsibility Award sponsored by Prometric was won by Horseware.

Matthews Coaches on their win for Best Marketing, Paddy Matthews is also the current President of Dundalk Chamber

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