With a capacity attendance, La Mon Hotel was the venue for the inaugural Business Awards of the new Lisburn and Castlereagh City Council which took place on March 11th. GMcG’s Hanna Thompson sponsored the event as well as one of Award categories, Business Person of the Year.
Congratulations to Paula Jennings of Stepping Stones NI who won this Award, presented by Susan Dunlop, Partner at GMcG’s Hanna Thompson office. First Minister Arlene Foster was guest speaker at the Awards on a night that recognised the outstanding successes of a number of established and emerging businesses from across the district. One of the entertainment highlights on the evening was provided by the stunning dancefloor routines of James and Ola Jordan, better known for their starring roles on BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing.
Commenting on the success of the Awards, Hanna Thompson’s Susan Dunlop said “It was a tremendously well organised event and the quality of Awards nominations was of an exceptionally high standard, testament to the success and ambition of so many of our businesses and entrepreneurs in the region”.
Further photos and details of all Award winners can be found at: www.lcccbusinessawards.co.uk