2019 Winners

The Event Industry Awards 2019 winners were announced at the black tie gala awards ceremony on Friday, July 19th, at the Citywest Hotel, Dublin. See winners below.


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Best Event

Limerick Riverfest
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Citywest Hotel
Limerick Riverfest - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Leanne Humphreys, Director of Events, Citywest Hotel presents the Best Event award to the Grooveyard Agency team.

Outstanding Contribution to the Events Industry

Frankie Sheahan
Pendulum Summit
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Citywest Hotel
Outstanding Contribution to the Events Industry
Frankie Sheahan - Pendulum Summit - 2019 Event Industry Awards recipient
Seán Reid, Commercial Director, Citywest Hotel presents the Outstanding Contribution to the Events Industry award to Frankie Sheahan, Pendulum Summit.

Best Event Management Company

Clive
Best Event Management Company
Stage & Lighting
Clive - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Simona Simutyte, Finance Director, Stage & Lighting presents the Best Event Management Company award to the Clive team.

Best Professional Conference Organiser

Go West Conference & Event Management
Best Professional Conference Organiser
Go West Conference & Event Management - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Mary Weir, Awards Judge presents the Best Professional Conference Organiser award to Cathleen Mc Donagh & Kerry O’Sullivan, Go West Conference & Event Management.

Best Corporate Entertainer

STATIC LED
Best Corporate Entertainer
Static LED - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Mary Weir, Awards Judge presents the Best Corporate Entertainer award to Kevin Curran, Hit Machine Drummers & Chris Dylus, XOD.

Best Event Sponsorship

HELL & BACK Sponsored by Breyers Delights
Best Event Sponsorship
HELL & BACK Sponsored by Breyers Delights - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Martin McNamara, Managing Director, Easigrass Ireland presents the Best Event Sponsorship award to Aifric D'Arcy, Grooveyard Agency.

Best Live Event

Limerick Riverfest
Best Live Event
Stage & Lighting
Limerick Riverfest - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Simona Simutyte, Finance Director, Stage & Lighting presents the Best Live Event award to Keelan Lynch & Sylwia Baltaza, Grooveyard Agency.

Best Sporting Event

The Punchestown Festival 2018
Best Sporting Event
TU Dublin
The Punchestown Festival 2018 - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Dr. Ruth Craggs, Judging Co- Ordinator, TU Dublin presents the Best Sporting Event award to the Punchestown Racecourse team.

Best Conference

WMOF2018 & Pope Francis’s Visit to Ireland
Best Conference
AVC
WMOF2018 & Pope Francis’s Visit to Ireland - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Declan Maxwell, Awards Judge on behalf of AVC presents the Best Conference award to the World Meeting of Families 2018 team.

Best Awards Ceremony

Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards 2019
Best Awards Ceremony
AVC
Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards 2019 - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Declan Maxwell, Awards Judge on behalf of AVC presents the Best Awards Ceremony award to Tamara Houlihan & Roisin Cronin, Deloitte.

Best Corporate Event

Circle of Champions Incentive Programme 2018
Best Corporate Event
Audionetworks
Circle of Champions Incentive Programme 2018 - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Declan Maxwell, Awards Judge on behalf of Audionetworks presents the Best Corporate Event award to Claire Derousseaux & Yvonne Colucci, Odyssey International.

Best Fundraising Event

Ride Africa Kenya 2018
Best Fundraising Event
Ride Africa Kenya 2018 - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Rachel Curran, Owner, Flower Walls by Rachel presents the Best Fundraising Event award to Will Matthews & Jamie Deasy, Event Fuel.

Best Cultural Event

SeaFest 2018
Best Cultural Event
Entertainment Solutions
SeaFest 2018 - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Dr. Bernadette Quinn, Awards Judge on behalf of Entertainment Solutions presents the Best Cultural Event award to the SeaFest 2018 team.

Best Launch Event

Together for Yes Launch
Best Launch Event
Together for Yes Launch - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Dr. Bernadette Quinn, Awards Judge presents the Best Launch Event award to the Together for Yes Launch and Alice PR & Events team.

Best Exhibition

gradireland Graduate Careers Fair 2018
Best Exhibition
gradireland Graduate Careers Fair 2018 -2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Karolina Plata, Head of Corporate, Easigrass Ireland presents the Best Exhibition award to the Aisling Ní Mhuirí & Alison Reddy, Gradireland.
Easigrass

Best In-House Event Team

Aviva Stadium
Best In-House Event Team
Croke Park Meetings & Events
Aviva Stadium - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Sinéad Heneghan, Head of Sales, Croke Park Meetings & Events presents the Best In-House Event Team award to the Aviva Stadium team.

Best Event Team

Event Fuel
Best Event Team
Croke Park Meetings & Events
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Sinéad Heneghan, Head of Sales, Croke Park Meetings & Events. presents the Best Event Team award to the Event Fuel team.

Best Event Design

PWC All-Star Awards
Cogs & Marvel
Best Event Design
PWC All-Star Awards - Cogs & Marvel - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Alan Bannon, Awards Judge presents the Best Event Design award to the Cogs & Marvel team.

Best Purpose Built Event Venue

The Helix
Best Purpose Built Event Venue
Nineyards
The Helix - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Michael Durkan, Co-Founder, Nineyards presents the Best Purpose Built Event Venue award to The Helix team.

Best Hotel Event Venue

Citywest Hotel
Best Hotel Event Venue
Nineyards
Citywest Hotel - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Michael Durkan, Co-Founder, Nineyards presents the Best Hotel Event Venue award to Citywest Hotel team.

Best Unique/Private Wedding Venue

Killruddery
Best Unique Private Wedding Venue
White Events
Killruddery - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Linda White, Event Designer, White Events presents the Best Unique/Private Wedding Venue award to the Killruddery team.

Best AV Company

Conference Services
Best AV Company
7 Entertainment
Conference Services - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Keith Hanna, Creative Director, 7 Entertainment presents the Best AV Company award to the Conference Services team.

Best Experiential Agency

Grooveyard Agency
The Best Experiential Agency
Grooveyard Agency - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Shane Creevy, Managing Director, 7 Entertainment presents the Best Experiential Agency award to Keelan Lynch & James Gavin, Grooveyard Agency.

Best Event Infrastructure Provider

Silk Road Tents
Best Event Infrastructure Provider
Silk Road Tents - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Arthur Smith, Owner, The Art of Bubbles presents the Best Event Infrastructure Provider award to Eva Buitenhuis & Fionn De Las Casas, Silk Road Tents.

Best Event Caterer

Compass Group Ireland at Aviva Stadium
Best Event Caterer
Compass Group Ireland at Aviva Stadium - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Colm Croffy, Awards Judge presents the Best Event Caterer award to Leah Gunn & Martina Flood, Compass Group Ireland at Aviva Stadium

Best Event Innovation

Trocaire at World Meeting of Families
KC Services Ireland
Best Event Innovation
Simotion
Trocaire at World Meeting of Families - KC Services Ireland - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Paul Feeney, manager, Simotion presents the Best Event Innovation award to Damien Kavanagh, KC Services Ireland.

Technology Award

Travelmaster 
Technology Award
Travelmaster - 2019 Event Industry Awards winner
Colm Croffy, Awards Judge presents the Technology Award to the Travelmaster team.