​Seven companies were selected as winners, out of a shortlist of 28 companies accredited with The KeepWell Mark - Ibec’s workplace wellbeing accreditation.

The awards, presented by Baz Ashmawy, recognise and celebrate those companies who have excelled at prioritising the wellbeing of their workforces. Ibec were delighted to honour Panti Bliss (Rory O’Neill), with the Outstanding Contribution Award. Panti’s ongoing work has been central to the initiation of conversations nationwide around acceptance, diversity and inclusion in our communities, as well as encouraging the ability to bring one’s whole self to work, particularly for minorities or those marginalised in our communities.  

The winning companies announced at The KeepWell Awards 2020 were:


Best Wellbeing Initiative 
Winner: Oberstown Children’s Detention Campus www.oberstown.com
Runner up: Bon Secours Health System www.bonsecours.ie

Large Company of the Year Award 
Winner: Pramerica www.pramerica.ie 
Runner up: Bristol-Myers Squibb Cruiserath Biologics www.bms.com 

Medium Company of the Year Award 
Winner: Roche Products Ireland www.roche.ie 
Runner up: Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) www.qqi.ie

Best in Class: Leadership Award 
Winner: AbbVie formally Allergan www.abbvie.ie
Runner up: BioMarin International www.biomarin.com

Best in Class: Nutrition Award 
Winner: Bristol-Myers Squibb Cruiserath Biologics www.bms.com
Runner up: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) www.rcsi.com

Best in Class: Physical Health Award 
Winner: Fidelity International www.fidelityinternational.com
Runner up: Boston Scientific Galway www.bostonscientific.com/en-EU

Best in Class: Mental Health Award 
Winner: John Sisk & Son www.johnsiskandson.com
Runner up: Oberstown Children Detention Campus www.oberstown.com

Embrace wellbeing / Get your organisation accredited

Show your commitment to the wellbeing of your staff by getting your organisation accredited with The KeepWell Mark™ an evidence-based workplace wellbeing accreditation from Ibec. The process includes benchmarking and assessing against licensed standards in workplace health, safety and wellbeing, a personalised report with recommendations for your corporate wellbeing strategy and a certificate of accreditation valid two years.

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