I Won – Thanks!

I was surprised and delighted that I won the IIA Net Visionary award for social contribution on Thursday!

I wanted to say thanks (but didn’t get the chance to) to my colleagues at the DERI research institute at NUI Galway, my co-administrators at boards.ie and all the moderating team who do an amazing job, those who’ve helped with both Planet of the Blogs and latest venture Wiki Ireland, my family and friends, and finally to all those who voted online as well as the awards jury.

I also wanted to say that fellow nominees Concern deserve your support, whether you give a regular donation or just a one-off present of a goat or chicken or whatever through their website this Christmas – please do it!

Had a great night, met people I hadn’t seen in seven or eight years, my voice went towards the end and was gone for most of Friday unfortunately but hopefully a relaxing weekend will kill off this flu!

4 thoughts on “I Won – Thanks!

  1. You rock! Very very well deserved.

  2. Nice to finally meet you.
    Congrats on the award

  3. Well Done!

    Regards,
    Roger

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close