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Meath Business & Tourism Awards 2012


Meath Business Awards 2012


The Meath Business & Tourism Awards 2012 took place at the Pillo Hotel, Ashbourne, on Thursday 15th November 2012. 

Alongside the Meath Chronicle, the Meath Business & Tourism Awards partners were Meath County Council and Meath Tourism, while the platinum sponsors were Generali PanEurope. Other sponsors were Pillo Hotel, who hosted the awards; Sheridan Insurances and Alltech.

Dromone Engineering was awarded with the 2012 Business of the Year and Tayto Park was awarded the 2012 Best in Tourism award at the Pillo Hotel, Ashbourne at the third annual Meath Business and Tourism awards.

Below are the 2012 category finalists and winners:


Best in Retail

1.Flowers by Moira

2.Hugh Maguire



Best Innovation/Innovator

1.HDS Energy

2.Crew Barbers

3.Navan Training Centre



Best New Business

1.The Central Bar & Restaurant

2.ASF Recruitment

3. Thesaurus Software

WINNER- ASF Recruitment Services


Service to Business 

1.Caffrey International Freight,

2.Flo Web Design Ltd


WINNER- Flo Web Design Ltd


Outstanding Small/Medium Business

1.Johnnie Cupcakes

2.Handmade Soap Co

3.La Bucca

WINNER- Johnnie Cupcakes


Global/International Trade

1.Dromone Engineering

2.Millmount Healthcare

3.Meade Potato Co

WINNER- Dromone Engineering


Best in Marketing

1.Handmade Soap Co

2.Tayto Park  

3.The Central Bar & Restaurant

WINNER- The Central Navan


Environmental Responsibility/Sustainability

1.Sean Broga

2.Kerrigan Mushrooms

3.HDS Energy

WINNER- Kerrigan's Mushrooms


Not for Profit Organisation

1.Slane Local Hereos

2.Meath Womens Refuge

3.Scurlogstown Olympiad

WINNER-  Slane Local Heroes





Overall Tourism Winner - Tayto Park

Customer Service & Welcome - Trim Castle Hotel

Dynamic Marketing Material - Race Around Ireland

Marketing & Sales Professional - Tayto Park

Website & Online Marketing – Tattersalls

Small Business Marketing - Cultural Tourism Ireland

Conference & Incentive Business Campaign - Knightsbrook Hotel

Festival/Event Marketing - Le Cheile Music & Arts Festival

Marketing Innovation - Headfort Arms Hotel



Meath Business Awards 2012 

2012 Tayto Park (Tourism Winner)


Meath Business Awards 2012 

2012 Dromone Engineering (Business Winner, Overall Winner)