The HR Leadership & Management Awards recognise and celebrate the most original and innovative individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence in the Irish HR sector.

It is an ideal opportunity to get in front of the key people in the industry.

To enquire further about sponsorship opportunities please contact Kevin O'Driscoll on:

Phone: 01 407 0594

Official 2019 Video:

Platinum Sponsor

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Softworks are Ireland's leading provider of Time & Attendance, Scheduling/eRostering & Absence Management Solutions. We assist companies to streamline processes, deliver greater flexibility, increase productivity and reduce costs through improved management of employee attendance and better, more flexible scheduling of labour resources. 

We offer reliable, proven web-based and client-server solutions for Time & Attendance, Labour Scheduling/eRostering, Flexible Working and Absence Management allowing both private and public organisations to better ensure compliance, reduce errors, eliminate redundancies and improve reporting - while promoting a safe, positive working environment for all employees. Our powerful solutions are built and supported by over 30 years of experience in this area and a proven ability to understand and address just about any workforce challenges across all major industries including healthcare, retail,  manufacturing, hospitality and services. 

For more information please visit www.softworks.com

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Gold Sponsors

Idiro Analytics

Idiro Analytics


Idiro Analytics is Ireland's pioneering data analytics consultancy firm who specialise in delivering strategic bespoke solutions using advanced analytics, artificial intelligence and business intelligence.

Our expertise lies in building transformative customer experience strategies by helping our clients understand and predict customer behaviour. We also empower organisations to harness the power of data to improve overall commercial and operational KPIs.

We have analysed the data of more than 15% of the world’s population and executed projects in over 40 countries over the last 15 years. Our work has earned us a reputation for being trusted advisors in the sphere of data analytics.


For more information please visit: www.idiro.com




Sage is the global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people – whether they’re a start-up, scale-up, or enterprise. We do this through Sage Business Cloud – the one and only platform that customers will ever need, comprising Accounting, Financials, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. Our mission is to free business builders from the burden of admin, so they can spend more time doing what they love – and we do that every day for three million customers across 23 countries, through our 13,000 colleagues and a network of accountants and partners. We are committed to doing business the right way and giving back to our communities through Sage Foundation.


To find out more, please visit their website: www.sage.ie

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DeCare Dental


DeCare Dental is Ireland’s only specialist dental insurance and oral health company, providing dental insurance products and oral health services to both the corporate and consumer markets since 2004.Globally, DeCare Dental is a trusted brand, administering dental benefits for over 40 years and supporting over 9 million worldwide. DeCare is also a subsidiary of Anthem, the largest health benefits provider in the U.S and a brand that is recognised for innovation and service. In Ireland, this global strength and experience backs our local product, service and oral health expertise.

TeamCare by DeCare is a dedicated corporate dental insurance service, which combines a comprehensive range of dental insurance products. Our comprehensive dental insurance products encourage regular dental visits and provide financial protection for minor and major treatment. DeCare has seen usage in Irish dental insurance plans increase by over 40% over the past five years, which means that people are receiving value and attending the dentist more often.

For more, see corporate.decare.ie. Wellness from DeCare offers a range of general health clinics including dental wellness programs.

We offer expert advice on wellness services to suit your company and deliver them in a cost effective and timely manner. For more, see Wellness.decare.ie

Amárach Research



Amárach Research

Amárach Research is Ireland's leading market research consultancy and provides detailed analysis of consumer and business trends to Ireland's blue chips companies. In uncertain times, Amárach Research provides the insights which provide a firm foundation on which to base key investment and purchase decisions.

Amárach's Chairman Gerard O'Neill is a member of IBEC's Sustainable Enterprise Committee and has co-authored several studies and reports on business and economic trends in Ireland.

The Irish Times

Communications Partner


The Irish Times


The Irish Times is the Communications Partner to the HR Leadership & Management Awards.

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