2023 Entries Now Open

Our awards recognise outstanding Irish Family Businesses throughout Ireland, which category will you choose?

Welcome to the 2023 Family Business Awards


The Irish have long embraced and will continue to support family businesses in Ireland because they believe that all business is personal. On our small island, where everyone is just a schoolmate or relative away from knowing each other, relationships are considered a precious commodity. We value the familiarity and trust that comes from dealing with a family-run enterprise.

Entry is free and we encourage all size family businesses to enter.

Date: Friday 3rd November 2023.
Drinks Reception at 12:00 pm, Awards at 12:30 pm

Venue: Mansion House, Dublin
Deadline to enter:  September 2023

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A panel of judges is formed from influential industry experts in their field and who demonstrate exceptional leadership ability and vision. In evaluating the entries, our judging panel utilise a comprehensive, points-based scoring system dictated by the criteria for that particular category.


Interested in Sponsoring the Irish Family Business Awards? Sponsorship allows you to significantly increase your visibility and reinforce your brand image in front of key decision makers within the industry. There are many sponsorship opportunities available.


Each of our categories recognises the outstanding achievements of family owned businesses in Ireland throughout all sectors and industries. Whether a dynamic start-up, a thriving SME or one of the country’s large firms, there is a category to highlight and reward the success of all.

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