PAT KENNY, IAN WILSON, MARGARET NELSON AND WILLIE O’REILLY INDUCTED INTO IMRO HALL OF FAME
Each year the IMRO Radio Awards inducts new members into its prestigious Hall of Fame, with the 2018 recipients ranging from broadcasting legend Pat Kenny to CEO of FM104/Q102 Margaret Nelson. Also inducted this year are radio veterans best known for their behind the scenes work, Willie O’Reilly and Ian Wilson. The Hall of Fame event took place on September 25 in the BAI Offices.
2018 was a first, with Ian Wilson joining his wife, Áine Lawlor, as the first couple to both be inducted into the Hall of Fame.The IMRO Hall of Fame Awards honour individuals working in the radio industry, who have made a significant and valuable contribution to radio over the course of their careers.
The award is open to nominations for on-air personnel, and also to those working behind the scenes who are impacting and making positive change for the industry as a whole in Ireland.