The sixth Meath Business & Tourism Awards 2015 took place at the Newgrange Hotel in Navan last Friday evening (27th November), with Meade Potato Company, Lobinstown, emerging as the winner of the overall Meath Business of the Year for 2015. Tattersalls, Ratoath, were awarded the overall Meath Tourism prize on the night.
Over 270 packed the main function room of the Newgrange Hotel to hear the winners announced, as well as several category winners in both the business and tourism sections.
The MC on the night was Rath Chairn native Blathnaid Ni Chofaigh. Organised annually since 2010 by the Meath Chronicle, the awards are supported by Meath County Council, Meath Tourism, Generali PanEurope, the Newgrange Hotel, AIB, Crew Barbers, Boliden Tara Mines, Alltech, Dromone Engineering and Sheridan Insurances.
-Overall Business Winner - Meade Potato Company
-Overall Tourism Winner - Tattersalls
Business Category Winners
-Best Small to Medium Business: Epicom
-Best Environmental Responsibility: Meade Potato Company
-Best in Marketing: Tayto Park
-Best in Retail: The Sports Den
-Best New Business: E Finnegan & Sons
-Best International Business: Brú Brewery
-Best Not-for-Profit Business: Royal Meath Show
-Best in Digital Innovation: Callmetrics
Tourism Category Winners
-Customer Service and Welcome: Kiltale Holiday Homes
-Small Tourism Award: Martry Mill
-Festival/ Event of the year: Tattersalls
-Marketing Innovation: Guth Gafa Festival
AWARDS GALLERY: Click here to see our gallery of all our winners
SUPPLEMENT: Each of our finalists are profiled in a special supplement that was included in the Meath Chronicle prior to the awards. Click here to read the digital version of the supplement in full.