Ned Harty, the director of Dairymaster, was honored with the 'Business Leader of the Year 2022' award at the Business Leaders' Gala Dinner and Awards held at the Rose Hotel in Tralee, Co. Kerry, on May 12 2022.
This event is a tribute to the achievements of business leaders from Kerry. It brings together both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs from the county to celebrate their successes.
Ned Harty expressed his gratitude for the award, saying, "I'm honored to receive this award. Our goal has always been to improve products for dairy farmers worldwide, and it's great to see our company continue to grow. Our mission has always been to craft superior products that uplift the lives of dairy farmers worldwide, and I am thrilled to witness our company's enduring growth."
Brid McElligott, chair of the Kerry Innovation Centre, recognised Ned and all of the award recipients for their pivotal role in generating employment opportunities in the county and acknowledged their remarkable entrepreneurial drive, determination, and ability to spearhead the growth of global businesses from the heart of Kerry.