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Ireland’s leading Technology Companies announced at ByrneWallace sponsored event

Tuesday, 27 November 2018

LearnUpon was named Technology Ireland Company of the Year at the annual Technology Ireland Awards which was held at the Mansion House on Friday 23 November. 

The Awards were proudly supported by ByrneWallace in association with Vhi Healthcare, Bank of Ireland and Enterprise Ireland, FIT Tech Apprenticeships, Technology Ireland Software Skillnet, and Technology Ireland ICT Skillnet.

Now in its 26th year, the Awards recognise and celebrate Irish tech companies who have achieved exceptional success developing innovative digital technologies in Ireland over the past year, across nine different categories. 

Other award winners on the night were ThinScale Technology, Aspire Technology, Siren, GeoPal, Fidelity Investments Ireland, eShopWorld and ADAPT Centre.

LearnUpon is an Irish tech company, headquartered in Dublin, employing over 70 people with offices in Belgrade, Sydney, and Philadelphia. LearnUpon is a Learning Management System that helps organisations to train their employees, partners, and customers. The platform enables global businesses to manage, track, and achieve their diverse learning goals through a single, powerful solution.

Commenting on the Awards, Darren Daly said, “ByrneWallace is very proud to continue its support of this annual flagship event which recognises one Ireland’s most vibrant and thriving industry sector.  

“The firm has a long history working with some of Ireland's leading technology companies and we are seeing increasing levels of funding activity as companies seek to expand both domestically and internationally. 

“M&A activity in the tech sector is also vibrant with an increasing number of Irish technology companies pursuing an acquisition strategy to grow their international reach and operations. The companies recognised at the event are shining examples of the outstanding level of innovation and talent within this sector.”

The full list of winners is below:

  • Technology Ireland Company of the Year: LearnUpon
  • Technology Ireland Person of the Year: Noel King, co-founder Coolest Projects
  • Emerging Company of the Year: ThinScale Technology
  • Outstanding Achievement in International Growth: Aspire Technology
  • Technology Innovation of the Year: Siren
  • Digital Technology Services Project of the Year: GeoPal
  • WomenInTech Company Initiative of the Year: Fidelity Investments Ireland
  • Excellence in Talent Development: eShopWorld
  • Outstanding Academic Achievement of the Year: ADAPT Centre

For further details about the event, click here 

Pictured at the Awards (L:R) – ByrneWallace Corporate Partner and Head of Technology Darren Daly (far left) and Technology Ireland Director Una Fitzpatrick (second from right) presenting the Emerging Company of the Year Award to Thinscale