Finalists announced for Inaugural Guaranteed Irish Business Awards 2022

Ireland’s leading businesses shortlisted for national seal of approval



1 February 2022

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Guaranteed Irish has announced the finalists of the inaugural Guaranteed Irish Business Awards 2022,  supported by Permanent TSB.

The awards ceremony will take place on Thursday, 24 March at The Shelbourne Hotel and will celebrate Ireland’s leading businesses that support jobs, are committed to local communities, and contribute to Ireland, its people, and its economy.

MCed by business broadcaster Richard Curran (RTE), the first-ever business awards for Guaranteed Irish aim to recognise and reward the success and resilience of both homegrown and multinational businesses across various sector categories.

An independent panel of distinguished industry leaders across various sectors from names including Musgrave, Bord Bia, Chopped, Matheson, KPMG, MSD Ireland,  SOSV, Permanent TSB, IPHA, ESW, RIAI and Blacknight had the tough task of shortlisting a total of 50 finalists after whittling down hundreds of entries.

“The calibre of entries for our first-ever awards was exceptional,” said Brid O’Connell, CEO, Guaranteed Irish. The time has come to celebrate the businesses in Ireland that genuinely strive to do the right thing and Guaranteed Irish is proud to champion those that are All Together Better.”

The shortlist shown below – includes many companies making a name for themselves within our sector, not just in the Food & Beverage category, but with companies such as VivaGreen.

Guaranteed Irish Business Awards 2022 Shortlist:

Food & Beverage, proudly sponsored by SuperValu and Centra.

Ballymaloe Foods

Clintons Crisps (Loughbarn Farms Ltd.)

Clonakilty Food Co.

Frank and Honest Gourmet Coffee Company

Hope Beer (Howth Beer Ltd.)

Rívesci Ltd.


Construction, Engineering & Manufacturing, proudly sponsored by Etex Ireland.


Kingscourt Brick Ltd.

Kingspan Insulation Ltd.

KORE Insulation

Thorntons Recycling


E-Commerce, proudly sponsored by ESW.

I Love Shopping Group (Beauty Features Ltd.)

Smyth’s Homevalue


Home, Beauty & Lifestyle, proudly sponsored by Harvey Norman.

Celtic Tweed

Elave (Gardiner Family Apothecary)

Killeen Engineering Ltd.



Pharmaceutical & Healthcare, proudly sponsored by Matheson.

Revive Active (Galway Natural Health Sales Company Ltd.)

Janssen (Johnson & Johnson)



Professional Services, proudly sponsored by FBD Insurance.

Call Pal

Career Decisions Ireland Ltd.


Manguard Plus Ltd.

Sunshine 106.8


Start-Up, proudly sponsored by Viatel and Peninsula.

EC Precision Ltd.

Grown Forest Ltd.

Rívesci Ltd.


Technology, proudly sponsored by ESW.

Big Red Cloud

FCR Media Ireland




Tourism, Hospitality & Retail, proudly sponsored by Blacknight.


Blarney Woollen Mills

Original Irish Hotels



Guaranteed Irish Brand Activation Champion Award – Overall Winner

Frank and Honest Gourmet Coffee Company

Clonakilty Food Co.

Service Matters

Acme Blinds


Irish Socksciety

Clintons Crisps (Loughbarn Farms Ltd.)

Revive Active (Galway Natural Health Sales Company Ltd.)

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