Glamorous Awards Night To Honour Kerry’s Hospitality Workers

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DO you know a bartender, hotel receptionist, publican, chef or many others in the Kerry hospitality industry who deserves an award?

Well, the inaugural Connect Kerry Hospitality Awards will take place at a Black Tie Gala Ceremony on Tuesday, October 9 at Ballygarry House Hotel and they are looking for nominations in 20 categories.

Organized by Margaret Kissane Publisher and Editor of Connect Magazine, the Awards will both celebrate and recognize the enormous talent among this thriving industry in the county.

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As well as recognizing individuals in all areas of the industry, venues will also be recognized. There are 20 Overall Award Categories, with a number of honorary awards presented on the night to recognize the service of some of Kerry’s finest in the hospitality industry.

There will be a maximum of 10 finalists in each category chosen by a collaboration of public vote and a panel of judges and the overall winners will be announced on the night at the event.

The night will be a glam event to celebrate a wonderful industry in the county and a fun night out is guaranteed to all attending.

“Here in Connect we like to recognize people who work hard and serve their industry and we have established some very good awards to date,” said Margaret Kissane.  “Now it’s the ‘The Connect Kerry Hospitality Awards’ these awards  will honor all who serve in this very important industry to our county. We are delighted to recognize those who work long hours to ensure that people who visit our county go away with a great feeling and also to recognize what they do for locals looking to host a family occasion or gathering of some sort.”

Nominations close on September 10, finalists will be announced on September 17 with the voting lines opening to the public for two weeks from that date to allow the public vote for their favourite. Here’s the full list of categories and details on how to nominate someone…


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  1. I would like to vote for linda Stack at ballygarry House hotel -excellent service excellent attitude