The manager of a Westport retail multinational has been announced as Manager of the Year for the UK and Ireland.
Stephen Corrigan, manager of Tesco Westport, has been announced as the Manager of the Year for the UK and Ireland at the Tesco Values Award ceremony 2011.
The award was based on nominations from the 131 Tesco stores and offices in Ireland combined with the 2,482 stores and offices in the UK.
Speaking at the announcement, Bernard Mahoney, Tesco Ireland Stores Director, said: “Despite the pressure of an extremely difficult year for retail, Stephen Corrigan continued to display great initiative and determination at Tesco Westport to drive business and motivate the team around him. He exemplifies all aspects of the Tesco value system. This ensured Tesco Westport and Stephen’s team were able to deliver for customers during this huge and challenging change period.”