Belfast Telegraph

Five on shortlist for Director of Year

By Clare Weir

Five Northern Ireland business people have been shortlisted for the Institute of Directors' national Director of the Year Awards.

Michael Howard of food and drinks company SHS Group has been shortlisted in the Large Company Director of the Year category. In the Global Director of the Year category, Brendan McGurgan of CDE Global is also in the national finals. NI Young Director of the Year Michelle Hatfield, of George Best Belfast City Airport has made the shortlist, as have Seamus O'Prey of social enterprise firm Ortus in the Third Sector Director of the Year category, and Simon Hunter of Hunter Apparel in the Family Business category.