Companies and business journalists call a truce to support charity
Published 14/04/2016 | 02:30
The Business Journalists Association of Ireland (BJAI) has launched the 16th annual Corporate Challenge quiz, in aid of Dublin Simon Community.
The event will take place on Thursday, June 2, at the Radisson Hotel, Golden Lane, Dublin 2. RTE's Bryan Dobson will return as quizmaster and Mr Justice Peter Kelly, President of the High Court, will adjudicate on the night. Pictured at the launch is Bryan Dobson, RTE newscaster and BJA quizmaster; Justyna Drogomirecka, corporate fundraising manager, Dublin Simon Community; Irish Independent business editor Donal O'Donovan, who is chairman of the Business Journalists Association of Ireland; and Catherine Walsh, senior consultant, The Reputations Agency.
The Dublin Airport Authority (DAA); William Fry and eir are this year's sponsors. The Reputations Agency is donating event management and press services for the fifth consecutive year.
The Corporate Challenge is open to all companies interested in helping to raise funds for Dublin Simon Community, who provide services and support to those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Each year the Corporate Challenge Quiz night attracts top names from law, business and public relations. Since the event began it has raised close to €450,000 for the Dublin Simon Community. To enter the Corporate Challenge and book a table, email firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org