2019 Winners

Congratulations to the HR Leadership & Management Awards 2019 winners.


The winners were revealed at the black-tie gala awards ceremony on Thursday, May 9th, at The Round Room at The Mansion House, Dublin.

For photos from the night, visit our Facebook page.

High resolution photos can be found on our Flickr page.

Overall Excellence in HR

Tallaght University Hospital
Siobhan Kelly, UK & Ireland Business Development Manager, Zellis, presents the Overall Excellence in HR award to Tallaght University Hospital team.

HR Leader 2019

Liz Joyce
Central Bank of Ireland
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Zellis
Simon Garvey, Sales Director and Country Manager, Zellis, presents the HR Leader 2019 award to Liz Joyce, Central Bank of Ireland.

HR Team of the Year

Three Ireland
Zurich Life
Joe Creegan, Head of Corporate Life & Pensions, Zurich Life, presents the HR Team of the Year award to Three Ireland team.

HR Manager of the Year

Sinead O'Toole
Dalata Hotel Group
Brenda Dooley, Awards Head Judge, presents the HR Manager of the Year award to Sinead O’Toole, Dalata Hotel Group.

HR Rising Star of the Year

Marcie Green
The Taxback Group
Brenda Dooley, Awards Head Judge, presents the HR Rising Star of the Year award to Marcie Green, The Taxback Group.

Best Recruitment Agency & HR Team Partnership

Sigmar Recruitment & FS Managed Services
Brenda Dooley, Awards Head Judge, presents the Best Recruitment Agency & HR Team Partnership award to Tom Deane, Kate McGuinness & Emily Jones, Sigmar Recruitment.

Best Employer Branding Programme

Vodafone Ireland
Emma Johnston, Communications Consultant, Aon, presents the Best Employer Branding Programme award to the Vodafone Ireland team.

Best SME HR Initiative

VOYA Organic Beauty
Breda O’Toole, Awards Judge, presents the Best SME HR Initiative award to Katherine Durcan, Robert O’Donnell & Miranda O’Donnell, VOYA Organic Beauty.

Best Public Sector HR Initiative

WALKways
Tallaght University Hospital
Breda O’Toole, Awards Judge, presents Best Public Sector HR Initiative award to the Tallaght University Hospital and WALK teams.

Best Talent Management Strategy

MSD Ireland
​Aon
Brian McKiernan, Sales & Business Development Manager, Aon, presents Best Talent Management Strategy award to Lorraine Kenny & Louise Roberts, MSD Ireland.

Best Workplace Diversity Strategy

Vodafone Ireland
Zellis
Simon Garvey, Sales Director and Country Manager, Zellis, presents Best Workplace Diversity Strategy award to Aoife Mulqueen & Jennifer Kavanagh, Vodafone Ireland.

Best Change Management Programme

People’s Needs Defining Change, Health Services Change Guide
HSE HR
Brenda Dooley, Awards Head Judge, presents Best Change Management Programme award to the HSE HR Organisation Development team.

Best Health & Wellbeing Strategy - Large Organisation

Our Way to Wellbeing
Three Ireland
Aon
Gary Fearon, Health & Risk Lead, Aon, presents Best Health & Wellbeing Strategy – Large Organisation award to Jill Johnston & Una Rorke, Three Ireland.

Best Health & Wellbeing Strategy

Goodbody
DeCare Dental
David Casey, Wellness and Health Promotion Manager, DeCare Dental, presents Best Health & Wellbeing Strategy award to Isobel Tynan, Sarah Downing & Pauleen Swift, Goodbody.

Best Use of CSR in HR

Taxback Give Back
The Taxback Group
David Casey, Wellness and Health Promotion Manager, DeCare Dental, presents the Best Use of CSR in HR award to Anita Barnwell, Rachael O’Shea & Brendan Ahearne, The Taxback Group.

Best Learning & Development Strategy

Health Service Leadership Academy
HSE
Rose Leonard, Head of Corporate Distribution & Customer Relationships, Zurich Life, presents the Best Learning & Development Strategy award to the HSE Health Service Leadership Academy team.

Most Effective Rewards & Benefits Strategy

Takeda Ireland
Rose Leonard, Head of Corporate Distribution & Customer Relationships, Zurich Life, presents Most Effective Rewards & Benefits Strategy award to Lucila Torres & Kevin Keegan, Takeda Ireland.

Most Effective Employee Engagement Strategy

DPD Ireland
Claire O'Reilly, Awards Judge, presents Most Effective Employee Engagement Strategy award to the DPD Ireland team.

Most Effective Use of Internal Communications

Creating Employee Advocacy in a Crisis
Irish Water & Ervia
Claire O'Reilly, Awards Judge, presents Most Effective Use of Internal Communications award to Paula Dowling & Debbie O’Brien, Irish Water & Ervia

Most Innovative Use of Technology

MyLearning
Abtran
Professor Edel Conway, Awards Judge, presents Most Innovative Use of Technology award to Christine Kennedy & Laura Brabazon, Abtran.

HR Supplier of the Year

Sigmar Recruitment
Professor Edel Conway, Awards Judge, presents HR Supplier of the Year award to Jamie Harnett & Adie McGennis, Sigmar Recruitment.

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