‘Surprised and overwhelmed’, that’s how Liam Quinlan of Quinlan’s Fish felt when he was announced the Radio Kerry business of the year at a Gala ceremony in the Ballygarry House Hotel in Tralee last night.
The fish producer was also nominated and won the food category.
The other winners on the night were Castleisland – fashion capital of Kerry in the fashion category, Ballygarry House Hotel in the hospitality and tourism group, ViClarity in the Manufacturing, technology and innovation sector, The Garvey Group for retail and Quirke Security for services.
Republic of Ireland soccer manager, Martin O’Neill who was the guest speaker at the event praised the business people of Kerry for surviving and thriving in the tough world of business.
After receiving the awards Liam Quinlan spoke about the role of positivity in business