AbbVie wins top prize at Ireland’s most prestigious graduate awards event
Michael Redmond, a mechanical engineer based in AbbVie’s Manorhamilton Road site and participant in the company’s Operations Development Programme (ODP), was named Graduate Employee of the Year at the 2017 gradireland Recruitment Awards.
This is the second time in three years that an AbbVie employee has been awarded the top accolade at the prestigious graduate awards event. Michael had to fend off competition from 18 other companies to win the overall prize.
AbbVie also secured a Gold award for its intern programme – the company scooped the Silver award in 2016.
Pictured celebrating the award wins were from L-R: Rekha Chadda, AbbVie Manorhamilton Road, Sligo; Ross McManus, AbbVie Ballytivnan, Sligo; Emmet Wrafter, AbbVie Manorhamilton Road, Sligo; Joanne Conway, AbbVie Cork; Louise Clarke, AbbVie Santry, Dublin. Michael Redmond, AbbVie Manorhamilton Road, Sligo; Caroline McClafferty, AbbVie Manorhamilton Road, Sligo; and Andrew Shaw, AbbVie Citywest, Dublin.