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Award for O2 Ireland

O2 IRELAND has been named overall winner at the 2013 Bord Gais Energy Social Media Awards.

The mobile phone giant – which today marks the opening of its flagship store on Grafton Street with rugby stars Gordon D'Arcy and Eoin Reddan – demonstrated the best overall use of social media.

Other winners included National Lottery, who was recognised for its use of Social Media Only.

Focus Ireland took top honours in the hugely competitive Facebook Page for a Non-Profit Organisation category.

The Defence Forces were awarded Best Use of Social Media by a State Body for the second time in three years.