December 25

SWILLY GROUP HOPING FOR A HAT-TRICK IN TRANSPORT AWARDS

first_imgThe Swilly Group team who organised, stewarded and ran the inaugural Irish Coach Driver of the Year on behalf of the Coach Tourism and Transport Council (CTTC) of Ireland which was run at the biannual Campion Insurance Bus & Coach show at the RDS Dublin in November 2012. Pictured seated are Anne Guilfoyle, widow of late Martin Guilfoyle, and Derry Cronin of Cronin’s Coaches who received the Martin Guilfoyle Perpetual Cup award on behalf of his driver Philip Duffy. Also included, standing centre, is Gerry Mullin, chief executive of the CTTC.The Swilly Group has been shortlisted for three awards at this year’s CILT Irish Transport and Logistics Awards.The company itself has been shortlisted for the Communications Award and the Education Award whereas Damian Kerin, Sales and Delivery Manager, has been shortlisted for the Future Achiever Award.Brian Sweeney Managing Director of the Swilly Group said “This is recognition of the hard work done by every member of the Swilly Group team who provide an excellent service to the Transport industry week in week out”. “We have received a number of awards over the last few years but we are especially delighted to be considered for the Irish Transport and Logistics awards as it is recognition by the industry that we serve”.Brian continues, “Furthermore, when you look at who else has been shortlisted in the same categories, it is a measure of how the Swilly Group has developed and grown as a company over the last few years”. “We are up against the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) for the Education award and companies such as Bus Eireann and the Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) for the Communications Award”.Brian also congratulated Sales and Delivery Manager Damian Kerin who has been short listed in the Future Achiever Award.“Damian has done some excellent work for the Swilly Group since joining us a number of years ago. “Working for the Swilly Group, he did an excellent job of organising the Bus Driver of the Year competition at the RDS on behalf of the Coach Tourism and Transport Council of Ireland and this has been acknowledged by his nomination.”The Swilly Group would also like to congratulate Aidan Robb at Cargo Defenders. The Letterkenny based company has been shortlisted for the Innovation in Action Award.“We wish Aida and his team success on the night”.The winners of the awards will be announced at the prestigious awards dinner on Thursday, March 21st at the Burlington Hotel, Dublin, and will be hosted by broadcaster, journalist and economic pundit Richard Curran.Attached Picture Caption: The Swilly Group team who organised, stewarded and ran the inaugural Irish Coach Driver of the Year on behalf of the Coach Tourism and Transport Council (CTTC) of Ireland which was run at the biannual Campion Insurance Bus & Coach show at the RDS Dublin in November 2012. Pictured seated are Anne Guilfoyle, widow of late Martin Guilfoyle, and Derry Cronin of Cronin’s Coaches who received the Martin Guilfoyle Perpetual Cup award on behalf of his driver Philip Duffy. Also included, standing centre, is Gerry Mullin, chief executive of the CTTC. SWILLY GROUP HOPING FOR A HAT-TRICK IN TRANSPORT AWARDS was last modified: February 13th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:Swilly Grouplast_img read more