Dublin, 1st May 2019: The Marketing Institute of Ireland has announced that Maggie Timoney of Heineken USA is the recipient of the 2019 All Ireland Marketing Champion award.
The award will be presented on Thursday 16th May at the All Ireland Marketing Awards gala dinner in the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin. Almost 900 marketing professionals will gather to honour 90 shortlisted finalist companies, selected from among hundreds of entries, who are competing across 18 categories, making up what is a showcase of Irish marketing achievement. The award winners will be announced on the night by RTÉ’s Bryan Dobson.
Maggie Timoney, a native of Ballina, Co. Mayo, is President and CEO of Heineken USA.
Prior to her current role, Maggie was CEO of Heineken Ireland, where she over-delivered on volume, revenue, profit and market share targets while accomplishing year on year increases in employee engagement.
Having started with Heineken USA in 1998 as a National Sales Planning Manager, Maggie transferred to the Netherlands in 2001, where she held multiple global roles. After a period as GM of Heineken Canada, she returned to Heineken USA in 2010, as Senior VP of Human Resources.
Before joining HEINEKEN, Maggie worked at Sound Distributing, an Anheuser-Busch wholesaler in the Bronx, New York and held several commercial positions from 1993 to 1998, including three years as Vice President of Sales.
Maggie is a graduate of Iona College in New York, receiving both her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Business Administration degrees. While at Iona, she starred for the women’s basketball team and later went on to captain the Irish Women’s National Basketball Team. Maggie currently resides in Connecticut with her husband and two children.