Galway Chamber 2017 Business Awards

The Galway Chamber 2017 Business Awards, held on the 10th of November, recognised the achievements of Galway organisations in eight categories across innovation, customer service, tourism, marketing, social responsibility and enterprise.

Galway Technology Centre and WestBIC sponsored the Best Emerging Enterprise Award which was won by Chatspace. Chatspace, based in the Portershed, create tools that provide real-time analytics for chatbot conversations. 

Best Emerging Enterprise – Chatspace – Sponsored by Galway Technology Centre and WestBIC

This year’s awards were beautifully designed and crafted by Galway based ceramicist, Rachel Webb


Overall Winner – Boston Scientific


Best Innovation Award – Insight Centre – Sponsored by VHI



Best Customer Service – GoBus – Sponsored by Bank of Ireland


Best Marketing Award – An Púcán – Sponsored by Galway City Council


Best SME Award – Evergreen – Sponsored by AIB


Best Tourism Award – Galway Races – Sponsored by Shannon Airport


Best Social Enterprise/CSR Award – Boston Scientific – Sponsored by Magnet Networks