Kirby shortlisted for Galway Chamber Business Awards
November 15, 2016
Kirby is delighted to be shortlisted for two awards at the 2016 Galway Chamber Business Awards which take place on Saturday, 19th November. Kirby received the shortlist nomination in two award categories: Best Large Company and Best Social Enterprise/CSR.
The Best Large Company award recognises a company who demonstrates that it has achieved outstanding success and excellence. Since its foundation in 1964, Kirby has grown from a two-man electrical contracting business to a leading provider of multidisciplinary engineering services with eight offices across Ireland, the UK and Europe, employing over 600 personnel and earning an annual turnover of €160 million.
The Best Social Enterprise/CSR award will be awarded to the company who can best demonstrate that it has passionately embraced the spirit of enterprise, innovation and creativity in a socially responsible manner. For more than 50 years, Kirby has passionately and proactively embraced CSR. It is an integral part of the business with Kirby committed to having a positive and significant impact on everyone and everything involved in our operations; from the communities in which we operate to the environment.
The Galway Chamber Business Awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding success and achievements of the business community in the Galway region. The award winners will be announced at a gala event which takes place on Saturday, 19th November at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Galway.
Kirby is Galway’s Best Social Enterprise