2016 Winners

The Event Industry Awards 2016 winners were revealed at the eight annual Event Industry Awards gala ceremony on Friday, July 15th at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dublin. See winners below.


Best Event

Bank of Ireland Junk Kouture

Best Event Management Company

Grooveyard Event Management

Best Professional Conference Organiser

Abbey Conference & Events

Best Corporate Entertainer


Best Event Sponsorship

CANNONBALL! Sponsored by Manhattan Popcorn

Best AV Company


Best Live Event

Bank of Ireland Junk Kouture

Best Live Music Event

The Script NSWS World Tour 2015

Best Sporting Event

Gaelforce West

Best Conference

Food on the Edge

Best Awards Ceremony

The Spirit of Northern Ireland Awards 2015

Best Corporate Event


Best Launch Event

Croke Park Meetings & Events

Best Exhibition

gradireland Graduate Careers Fair

Best In-House Event Team

Croke Park Meetings & Events

Best Event Team

Green Light Events

Best Event Design

Facebook 1EMEA Conference
Green Light Events

Best Purpose Built Event Venue

The Helix

Best Hotel Event Venue

Carton House

Best Event Infrastructure Provider

Devine's Worldwide Chauffeur Services

Best Event Caterer

Seasons at Guinness Storehouse

Best Lighting Supplier

High Resolution Lighting

Best Event Innovation

A Nation's Voice

Special Recognition

Lucy Horan

AV Technician of the Year

Sean Collis

Banqueting Manager of the Year

Declan Boland
The Helix

Event Manager of the Year

Elaine O'Connor
Magnum Events

In-house Event Person of the Year

Melissa Heeney
Croke Park Meetings & Events

Event Producer of the Year

Elaine O’Connor
Magnum Events

Stage Manager of the Year

Siobhan Kelly

Stage Rigger of the Year

Damien “Deezer” Cullinan
Stagecrew Ireland

Volunteer/Intern of the Year

Sarah Gaughran
Sheil Entertainment Agency