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Chamber of Commerce Presidents Ball

Ward Automation were delighted to attend the Sligo Chamber of Commerce Presidents Ball at The Radisson Blu Hotel and Spa on Saturday night. It was a fantastic night celebrating growth and development in the beautiful North West of Ireland. The event was attended by many outstanding Sligo businesses and bodies along with Irish Minister for Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal O’Donoghue.

Ward Automation sponsors Prize at IT Sligo Graduation

Ward Automation were delighted to yet again sponsor an award at IT Sligo Graduation ceremony. Held in the Knocknarea Arena on 1st and 2nd November 2018, there was plenty of excitement with students looking ahead to their future careers. Ward Automation Managing Director John Ward is pictured with Keith Raftery, Prize Winner and Graduate ofContinue Reading

Investment for Business Growth in Sligo

John Ward, Managing Director of Ward Automation joined the panel at Bank of Ireland Manufacturing Business Breakfast, to discuss plans for investment for growth in Sligo. Ward Automation’s new state of the art manufacturing facility is currently under construction at IDA Irelands Business and Technology Park.

Careers Fairs in Limerick and Sligo

Ward Automation will attend Careers Fairs in Limerick IT on Tuesday 16th October 10:30am-2:30pm and in Sligo IT Wednesday 17th October 11am-3pm. Members of our team will be there to discuss the many current jobs available at both the Sligo and Galway Ward Automation facilities.

Winners of Best Innovation in Business Award!

Ward Automation were delighted to receive an award at The 2018 Sligo Business Awards. The team won the Best Innovation in Business Award. It is an award that recognises an overall commitment to innovation, something which is part of Ward Automation’s DNA. John Ward, Managing Director of Ward Automation, said being innovative is a requirementContinue Reading

Sligo Business Awards

Ward Automation has been short-listed for the category of “Best Innovation in Business Award” at this year’s Sligo Business Awards. Sligo IT sponsors the award. This year marks the 6th annual Sligo Business Awards which are organised by the Sligo Champion. We look forward to The Gala Awards Ceremony, which takes place on Friday 05 OctoberContinue Reading

Work begins on new Sligo manufacturing facility / Galway City facility expanded

Construction has begun on the new Ward Automation state of the art manufacturing facility in Sligo. The new factory is on a greenfield site in IDA Ireland’s Business and Technology Park and will give the company the modern facilities it needs to continue to grow. In addition, we have recently increased our floorspace in GalwayContinue Reading

Ward Automation are Finalists in Sligo Business Excellence Awards

The finalists of the Regional Skillnet Excellence Award were selected for their demonstration of commitment to upskilling their staff and investing in people as well as showing the importance of their team in relation to future growth plans. Ward Automation promotes a culture of learning throughout the company with a mentoring programme for graduates andContinue Reading