The winners of the annual ‘Marketing Student of the Year’ awards 2023 were announced 16 May at the Granville Hotel.
Granville support over the years
The Cusack family, proprietors of the Granville Hotel have been sponsoring these awards for the past 31 years. At the ceremony Jackie Cusack stated "the Granville Hotel is delighted to be associated with the leaders in Marketing in the South East. Our long-standing relationship with SETU in supporting business events shows our commitment to community involvement during these challenging times. A huge thank you to all involved. We would like to congratulate the award recipients and all the SETU students and lecturers.”
In her address to the students Dr. Patricia Bowe (Head of Dept. of Management & Organisation), SETU said “The School of Business is delighted that the Cusack family have been involved in hosting these awards. Their support has been crucial to our marketing graduates over the years and we hope that this relationship will continue in the future. SETU is very proud of the achievements of our students and we wish them the best of luck in their future careers.”
The winners were Emma Kirby (BA (Hons) in Marketing & Digital Media) and Aoife Ward (Bachelor of Business (Hons) – Marketing specialisation) and both spoke individually on acceptance of their awards paying tribute to family, friends and their Marketing lecturers at SETU for their help and support over the past four years.
In addition to the overall winners, Marketing Commendations were awarded to the following:
BA (Hons.) Marketing & Digital Media Commendations
- Aobha Owens,
- Alannah Owens
- Kierna Dawson,
- Megan Lanigan
- Anna Williams & Shane Healy.
BBS (Hons. – Marketing specialisation) Commendations
- Martha Daunt
- Rachel Greene
- Tracey Simpson
- Emer Lawrence
- Sinead McGrath
- Sophie O Mahony
- Jack Ryan & Philip Redmond.