The firms shortlisted for Deloitte's Best Managed Companies awards have been named.
Now in its fifth year, the awards recognise companies across the island of Ireland that are operating at the highest levels of business performance.
The shortlisted firms are drawn from a variety of industries including manufacturing, technology and media, financial services, energy and resources, consumer business, life sciences and healthcare, and hospitality amongst others.
Dublin has a strong representation, with 18 companies on the list. Abbey Tours, Tour America, Conrad, Joe Duffy Motor Group and Noonan are just some of those shortlisted from Dublin.