CDE named among Ireland’s best-managed companies
Cookstown-based company receives Deloitte award for the eleventh consecutive year
CDE have been named as one of Ireland’s best-managed companies in the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards programme, in association with Bank of Ireland.
The company, which demonstrated superior business performance, was recognized at a gala awards dinner in Dublin on 1 March 2019. It is the eleventh consecutive year that CDE have received the award.
Brendan McGurgan, managing director of CDE, said: ‘This is fantastic recognition for the entire team at CDE, demonstrating the high standards of management within the business as we continue to grow the across the five sectors and eight regions in which we operate, delivering a consistent, world-class service to our customers.’
Anya Cummins, partner with Deloitte, said: ‘Well done to all of the winning companies on their achievement. The Best Managed Companies process is a rigorous one, examining every facet of an organization, and the bar is set high by our judging panel.
‘As ever, the spread of companies right around the country and across a number of industries underlines the importance of Irish and Northern Irish companies to the economy, and in the midst of economic uncertainty, technology disruption, an open competitive market and full employment, the continued strong performance of these businesses is admirable.
‘In the current environment, it is important for this contribution to be recognized, supported and showcased.’
Tom Hayes, chief executive of Bank of Ireland Corporate Banking, added: ‘It’s a challenging time for businesses in general, with the operating environment consistently and rapidly changing due to technological developments, new ways of doing things and challenges on the macroeconomic horizon.
‘The Best Managed Companies this year have demonstrated that they can optimize each area of their business while always operating with an acute awareness of their environment, recognizing the opportunities of expansion into global markets, in addition to strategic alliances and partnerships. I look forward to their continued growth.’