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Winners of the weddingsonline Awards 2017 announced!


Winners of the weddingsonline Awards 2017 revealed!

The weddingsonline Awards 2017 winners were announced on Monday February 20th at Clontarf Castle, during a glitzy black tie gala ceremony co-hosted by actress and Dancing with the Stars contestant Aoibhín Garrihy and sponsored by wedding planning software Moposa.The country’s top wedding businesses and services gathered at the much anticipated event to celebrate the winners of Ireland’s leading wedding awards.Creative documentary wedding photographer DKPHOTO and Ballinacurra House, the luxurious exclusive wedding venue in Kinsale, Co. Cork, were the two overall winners of the 8th annual weddingsonline Awards.Over 30,000 couples voted for their favourite suppliers and venues in a range of categories, which were then judged by a panel of digital marketing professionals and wedding industry experts. Judges this year were Sara Kennedy, sales & marketing specialist and wedding blogger for, Mark Richardson, Ireland’s leading sales and communication skills expert, Ciamh McCrory, digital & communications guru and Laura Holland, Entertainment Editor for 33 categories in the weddingsonline Awards 2017 include a range of wedding services offered to engaged couples nationwide, from venues to bands, to stationery and photographers.“The annual weddingsonline Awards which are now in their 8th year, have become the industry standard, rewarding the commitment, professionalism and outstanding service given by the Irish wedding industry,” said Peter Bryans, MD of weddingsonline. “I know that both nominees and winners alike, are honoured and pleased that their dedication and hard work has been acknowledged by couples all over the country and it’s a fantastic achievement.”ENDSFor further media information please contact:Jonathan Bryans | Tel: 01 905 9680 or email: [email protected]NOTES TO EDITORS: the full list of category winners followsCATEGORY AWARDS      weddingsonline Awards 2017Band of the Year Sway Social

weddingsonline award winners Gavin McCormack and Ed O’Leary, from Sway Social who won Band of the Year 2017

Bridalwear Supplier of the Year Little White Dress – DublinCake Designer of the Year Amazing CakesCandy Buffet Supplier of the Year Carolyn’s SweetsCastle Venue of the Year Barberstown CastleChurch Singer of the Year Bridal by Nikki KavanaghDJ of the Year Munster DJ HireEntertainer of the Year Shane Black – Psychological MagicianExclusive Venue of the Year Ballinacurra HouseFloral Designer of the Year Wedding Flowers by JosephineGroomswear Supplier of the Year Suits YouHair Stylist of the Year Vow 2 Wow Bridal HairHotel Venue of the Year Connaught Radisson Blu Hotel and Spa, SligoHotel Venue of the Year Leinster Rathsallagh Country House

weddingsonline award winners Rathsallagh House, who won Hotel Venue of the Year Leinster 2017

Hotel Venue of the Year Munster Garryvoe HotelHotel Venue of the Year Ulster Lough Eske CastleJeweller of the Year Bespoke DiamondsJewellery and Accessory Designer of the Year Allurewww.allureonlineshop.comMake Up Artist of the Year Glamour By DawnNewcomer of the Year Dublin Bridal HousePhoto Booth Supplier of the Year Instaglam Photobooths and Selfie MirrorPhotographer of the Year DKPHOTORestaurant Venue of the Year The Red Door Country HouseStationery Designer of the YearAmore Wedding Stationery by Donna Gormley DesignTransport Supplier of the Year TLC – The Limo CompanyVenue Co-Ordinator of the YearBen and Andrezj – Garryvoe HotelVenue Décor and Event Stylist of the YearI Do Candle LightingVideographer of the Year Birds of a FeatherWaterside Venue of the Year The Landmark HotelWedding Planner of the YearThe Wedding FestivalWeddings Abroad Supplier of the Year I Do KnotOverall Venue of the Year Ballinacurra HouseOverall Wedding Supplier of the Year DKPHOTOJudges CommendationsBallymagarvey VillageJudges CommendationsFour Seasons Hotel, CarlingfordJudges CommendationsThe Brehon, KillarneyJudges CommendationsFour Seasons Hotel, MonaghanJudges CommendationsGary Barrett PhotographyJudges CommendationsMegan Hughes – Four Seasons Hotel, CarlingfordJudges CommendationsArmada HotelMain Photo: weddingsonline award winners Ballinacurra House who won Exclusive Venue of the Year 2017 and Overall Venue of the Year 

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