While shortlisted candidates across 24 awards will have to wait until the night of the 2019 Irish Construction Industry Awards to find out if they are successful, one trophy recipient has already been named.
We are delighted to announce that Eamon Booth, Managing Director of John Paul Construction, will receive the Construction Industry Leader 2019 award, sponsored by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Ireland, at the sixth annual Irish Construction Industry Awards on Thursday, June 13th, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the construction sector in Ireland.
Eamon joined John Paul Construction in 1978 after studying engineering at Bolton Street. Eamon operated at Site Engineer, Project Manager and Contracts Manager level, across a wide range of projects and sectors before being appointed to the Board in 1998.
As part of the senior team who negotiated the management buyout of the company in 2002, he has been involved in the strategic direction of the Group for the past 21 years.
Eamon was appointed Managing Director in 2006 and has guided the business in diversifying internationally over recent years and developing growing operations in the UK, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain.
Some of Eamon’s landmark projects include;
Naas Osberstown Wastewater Treatment Plant
UCD School of Engineering
The Turner Curvilinear Range, National Botanic Gardens
Independent News and Media
St Vincent’s Private Hospital
Adare Manor resort
Eamon Booth will address the crowd at the 2019 Irish Construction Industry Awards gala awards ceremony and dinner on Thursday, June 13th, at the Citywest Hotel, Dublin. To book seats to attend this event, please click here.