A track record of success...
The Irish Independent Reader Travel Awards team are delighted to announce Iarnród Éireann as our print and digital awards sponsor for 2019.
“With record numbers travelling on our rail network, we are seeing more and more customers travelling to experience the best of Irish destinations,” says Barry Kenny, Iarnród Éireann’s Corporate Communications Manager. “We look forward to celebrating those whom Irish Independent readers declare the best of the best.”
The shortlist of those “best of the best” is revealed today, and the winners will be unveiled on January 19 — with readers having nominated thousands of businesses and destinations. Now in their third year, the Irish Independent Reader Travel Awards are the only industry accolades nominated and voted for by readers, and are going from strength to strength, with
Barry Kenny of Iarnród Éireann ( right) announces its sponsorship of the Reader Travel Awards, with INM Sponsorship & Events team Cliona Carroll ( left) and Tara Denmark, and Travel Editor Pól Ó Conghaile winners celebrated in Weekend magazine, online at independent.ie and all over the world on social media.
“The awards are hugely popular, with readers nominating and praising the quality of service experienced across the travel sector,” says Cliona Carroll, INM’s Sponsorship & Events Manager. “Iarnród Éireann is a fantastic brand to sponsor the awards, with many synergies through the award categories, geography of nominees and, of course, Iarnród Éireann’s network.”
Our expert panel of judges, led by Travel Editor Pól Ó Conghaile, includes John and Francis Brennan of The Park Hotel Kenmare; Leslie Ann Horgan, Editor of Weekend magazine; Niall Tracey, Director of Marketing with Fáilte Ireland, and Weekend food writer Katy McGuinness.
Stay tuned for the inside track on travel for 2019... as voted by you!