Pat Kent wins Ambassador of the Year at Annual Wexford Business Awards

20-Oct-2015

Pictured above from L-R: Michael Griffin (Griffin Group), Pat Kent (Award Winner) and Ann O'Brien (MD, Kent Stainless).


On the 5th of June 2015, the annual Wexford Chamber Business Awards took place in Whites Hotel. Wexford Chamber describe this as the biggest night of the year and they are not to far wrong. They welcomed 530 business people to the 7th Annual Business Awards Black Tie Gala Evening and gave out awards in 21 different categories. 

Founder and Chairman of Kent Stainless Pat Kent, was awarded with the 'Ambassador of the Year' award for 2015. This is a great achievement and fully deserved.

Pat Kent, founded Kent Stainless in 1982. At that time the company began with 3 employees. They were a small steel fabrication company. Since then they have grown to become the largest Stainless Steel manufacturer in Ireland, winning the 'Manufacturing Exporter of the Year' and 'Irish Exporter of the Year' awards in 2012. The company continues to grow as the company looks to expand markets in the Middle-East and Europe.