Eir Elevation Awards puts out call for entries
Nominations have opened for the 2016 eir Elevation Awards. Recognises Ireland’s fastest growing businesses and the reasons for their success, awards will be presented in seven categories: manufacturing, health & life sciences, social entrepreneurship, emerging fast company, FMCG, services, and technology.
Last year’s winners included Voxpro, Ocean Harvest Technology, Cupprint, FoodCloud and grand prix winner 3D4Medical.
Awards judging panel member and eir Business chief commercial officer Eavann Murphy, said: “2015 gave us the opportunity to award fast Irish businesses that we are really proud to recognise. John Moore, managing director of 3D4Medical, won business trailblazer for developing a business that develops apps for medical education and healthcare professionals using innovative 3D Technology. John’s business is now recognised as the world’s leading medical applications developer.
“Shortly after awarding VoxPro our grand prix award, the business service outsourcing company based in Cork, established by entrepreneurs Dan and Linda Kiely, announced 400 jobs increasing their workforce to 1,400.
“These are just two of the exciting stories of our successful 2015 winners operating on an international stage, and we look forward to shortlisting and awarding the fast businesses of 2016.”
The closing date for award entries is 22 September and the winners will be announced at the eir Elevation Fast Company Awards Lunch at The Marker Hotel on 4 November.