Business Woman of the Year Awards 2018
Business Woman of the Year Awards 2018

This Monday the 19th November, over 800 attendees celebrated the 2018 IMAGE Businesswoman of the Year Awards. An important evening to celebrate the success and leadership of women working in Ireland. Our MD Charley Stoney hosted a table for leading women in business at the event.

Gemma Teeling, Deputy MD, PHD Ireland won Management Professional of the Year. A well deserved win! Gemma is known in the industry for her outstanding work and vast experience in both client services and leading strategy. We are delighted to see her skills recognised and celebrated.

Highlights from the night
Highlights from the night

This years’ event, held at the Clayton Hotel Dublin was excellently executed, complete with fabulous entertainment from The Function Band Limited. The caliber and diversity of nominees from across the country was evident on the night. Their supportive enthusiasm for each others' successes was a brilliant inspiration.

The evening's Life Time Achievement Award was won by Anne Harris, journalist and former editor of the Sunday Independent, as well as past editor of IMAGE magazine. Over the last thirty years of her career Anne has witnessed the evolution of women in Irish Business.

She gave an inspirational speech with life lessons well learned along the way, especially relevant to those currently building their career – you can read a full transcript of Anne’s speech on image.ie

Good management is always thorough, knows the objective, knows the job and knows the personnel, down to the last.

The above two images are by IMAGE photographer Keiran Hartnett. For more information on the awards and to see a full list of the winners see here.