Excellence in Marketing Award


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Tinneys Toys

Tinneys Toys is Ireland’s largest online farm toys store. Based in Letterkenny they sell their stock throughout Ireland and Europe and are about to launch a UK online store.

They began selling model farm toys through their family machinery parts business to setting up TinneysToys.ie in 2013. They have invested heavily in their eCommerce store and have a marketing strategy that has helped them increase brand awareness, traffic to their store and website increasing sales substantially over the past year.

Michael Murphy Sport

Michael Murphy Sports & Leisure is one of the leading sports retailers in the North West. The dedicated team has the knowledge to deliver unrivalled expertise across a wide range of sporting disciplines.

Having invested in online and offline marketing, they focus on providing outstanding customer service in store and online. Customers receive customized thank you notes and future discount with each online purchase. Customer newsletters, events and an active use of social media helps Michael Murphy Sport engage with their customer base.

Castlegrove Country House Hotel

Celebrating 30 years in business the family run, award winning Castle Grove Country House Hotel is a Member of “Ireland’s Blue Book”, and certified member of the Donegal Food Coast initiative.

Castle Grove is growing its local, national and international markets through a combination of digital, traditional media, social media influencers and experiential marketing.

Successful events such as the Strawberry Fayre and a commitment to using locally sourced ingredients and organically grown produce from their Walled Garden enables the team to create memories for those who visit.

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CLOSING DATE: Public view for the online vote closes at 4.30pm, Monday 21st October 2019 and the FINAL deadline is 12pm noon, Wednesday 23rd October

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