BDO Limerick Sponsor Best Retail & Hospitality Award at Chamber Business Awards

Liam Hession represented BDO Limerick at the annual Limerick Chamber Business Awards which were held in the Limerick Strand Hotel on Friday 15th November.

Over 400 of the region’s top business leaders and government officials attended the annual dinner and awards ceremony which featured a keynote address by Department of Finance Secretary General, Mr John Moran and City of Culture Chairman, Mr Pat Cox.

Matthew Ryan, Managing Director of Matthew Stephens Jewellers (centre) is presented with Best Retail & Hospitality Award by Liam Hession, Partner at BDO Limerick (left) and Dr. Fergal Barry, President Limerick Chamber.


Speaking at the awards ceremony, Limerick Chamber President, Fergal Barry, congratulated all the winners as well as those who were shortlisted, commenting that “whether you are a winner or not, these awards unite us in excellence and we should all be proud of our achievements, congratulations to all.”

Now in its third year, the annual Limerick Chamber Regional Business Awards celebrate excellence in business across seven categories.  Attracting high profile industry support and involvement, the Awards offer businesses the opportunity to promote major achievements and celebrate success.  Forward-looking and innovative organisations within Limerick Chamber membership and in the Midwest region are eligible to enter or nominate as many of the Award categories as they wish.

Best Retail & Hospitality Business Award:


Established in Limerick for over 40 years, Matthew Stephens Jewellers employs 30 people year round and over the last number of years has continued to innovate and respond to customer needs which has seen the business continue to grow and receive numerous awards.

Liam Hession congratulated Matthew Stephens Jewellers saying, “This company has been trading for over four decades and has weathered every oncoming storm by constantly innovating and moving forward. Their contribution to the local economy and jobs market is recognised with this award from Limerick Chamber. BDO Limerick is delighted to sponsor this award.”


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