PM Group was crowned Ulster Bank Business Achiever 2009 and also received an award for the Best International Company at the 2009 national finals of the RBS subsidiary’s annual Business Achievers Awards in Dublin.
Presenting the winners with their awards, Ms. Mary Coughlan T.D., Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment said; “The diverse range of Ulster Bank Business Achievers Award winners and finalists illustrates the soaring quality of Irish businesses spread across the country. At a time when innovation and enterprise are crucial to the return to growth in this country, the commitment and motivation shown by these companies is truly inspiring. Companies like PM Group remind us how important it is that we invest in and nurture our knowledge economy.”
Speaking at the Ceremony, Pat McGrath, PM Group CEO, said “We are delighted with this win - it’s a real boost for us as a company and it is recognition of all of our hard work over the last few years to gain an international footprint. It really is a great achievement and a credit to our employees working in different parts of the world.” The winning business in each category was selected from a short list of four companies, one from each province. Companies were judged on a variety of merits including sales performance, market share growth, company milestones, innovative new products or services and successful achievements by key personnel.
Pictured at the awards ceremony were (left to right ); Ken Murnaghan, Regional Director,Ulster Bank; Pat McGrath, CEO, PM Group; Niamh Milne, Group Marketing Manager, PM Group; Larry Westman, Finance Director, PM Group; Eyre Tarrant, Director of Development, PM Group and Tom Leahy, Regional Director, Ulster Bank.
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