Gerry Halpenny, President Ireland France Chamber of Commerce; Gilliane Quinn de Schonen, President Networkirlande; Erwan Corre, CEO Smartbox; Gus O’Brien, Co-Founder of Cork Plastics; Cathal O’Boyle, MD of Neopost Ireland; Philippe Ray, Chargé d’Affaires, Ambassade de France en Irlande; Caitriona Doyle, Chargé d’Affaires, Embassy of Ireland in France
On Thursday 21st November the trophies for the Ireland France Business Awards 2013 were presented to the winners at the Award Ceremony held at the Cercle Interallié in Paris, which was attended by 150 business people from the Franco-Irish business community.
At the Gala dinner which followed, guests were treated to a special menu based on Irish produce. To accompany this, several of the “Wine Geese” chateaux generously provided their exceptional wines from Bordeaux: Château de Fieuzal, Château Phélan Ségur, Château Leoville Barton, Château Lynch Bages.
Ste Pernod and Ste Ricard supplied a large selection of their excellent products for the cocktail reception which preceded the ceremony.
The Business Awards 2013 were kindly sponsored by BNP Paribas, Grant Thornton, Tourism Ireland and Athema, along with media partner, the Irish Times.
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