Newry student celebrates success

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Friday, March 8th, 2019
Business, Community

Colette Heaney, a former pupil at St Mary’s High School, Newry, is celebrating success after winning a top award at Ulster University Business School.

Colette, who recently graduated with a BSc Hons degree in Marketing, won the Belfast Telegraph Digital Award for Excellence for being the best digital marketing student.



The award was presented at the Class of 2018 Excellence Awards organised annually by the Department of Management, Leadership and Marketing.

Speaking at the Awards ceremony, Dr Darryl Cummins, Head of Department, said, “These Awards recognised our top performers across the range of management and leadership related programmes and confirm why we are so justifiably proud of our graduates. 

“The Ulster University Business School prides itself on enabling students to acquire knowledge and skills that will allow them to make a meaningful contribution to the development of business in Northern Ireland and beyond. 



“Our professional partnerships are evidenced by the many sponsors involved with these Awards and further demonstrate our commitment to providing an important mix of academic and practical learning,” he added.

A total of 28 awards were presented. Sponsors included The Belfast Telegraph; CAI Ireland – Ulster Society; CIMA Ireland; First Trust Bank; Chartered Institute of Marketing; Hastings Hotels; Marketing Institute of Ireland; Pure Running; Shredbank; Envision; Wrightbus; Whale; Capita; Lynas Foodservice.

Other sponsors included Momentum Human Capital; Labour Relations Agency; Deloitte; Peak Discovery; Grafton Recruitment; CBI; Axiom; James Leckey Design and Moy Park.



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