Business Person of the Year Award


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Manus Kelly – Tailored Facility Solutions

Well known business person and award winning rally driver Manus Kelly established Tailored Facility Solutions (TFS) 8 years ago and now employs a team of 120 people. It is a bespoke provider of Facility Management, Recruitment & Logistics Solutions. The success is driven by Manus Kelly through delivering outstanding customer service to clients throughout
the Northwest of Ireland. His vision of TFS is to become one of the leading facilities management, recruitment and logistics companies in Ireland. Manus Kelly is in the driving seat both in his company and in his motorsport career.

Christopher Molloy – Lemon Tree Restaurant

Lemon Tree Restaurant is a popular town centre restaurant run by Christopher Molloy and his siblings offering high quality dining since 1999.
Now in its new premises and included in the 2018 Michelin Guide, customers experience classically inspired dishes made with local sustainable produce. Chef & Co-owner Christopher is a well known food champion and he is passionate about both the business and promoting food in Donegal. As one of the people behind the hugely successful Off the Street Food Fest this Summer Christopher continues to show his skill, passion and commitment to excellent food and local produce.

Mark Doherty – Century Cinemas

Mark Doherty is the Managing Director and owner of Century Complex Letterkenny. Century Cinemas started in 1935 by his father and Mark has worked in it most of his life. From the first cinema on Port Road the Century Brand now includes the ever popular multi-screen cinema, family orientated complex with restaurant and Ireland’s second largest play area as well as two VIP Luxury Cinema screens. Now employing 90 people, Mark is driven, level headed and passionate, always thinking ahead, he is consistently developing new concepts and ideas to progress the Century brand and to contribute to the customer experience.

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Final deadline for voting is 10am, Monday 6th November 2017

PLEASE NOTE: votes do not determine the final winners but help create awareness of the nominee’s shortlisting.