A GRADUATE from the Technological University of the Shannon: Midlands Midwest won first prize at the 2021 Digital Media Awards.
Orla Donworth, graduate of a Masters in Digital Marketing, was named Digital Student of the Year at the awards ceremony.
Two other graduates of the Department of Digital Marketing, Business and Communications course, Lynda Galvin and Sarah Sweeney were also shortlisted for the prestigious award.
Congratulating the three graduates of TUS, Dean of the Faculty of Business and Humanities Donnacha McNamara said: “This award recognizes outstanding students who understand and can demonstrate the role digital media plays in a business or brand. modern.
“By applying for the awards, students submitted portions of their digital consulting projects from their Masters in Digital Marketing in the areas of social media, e-commerce, and website design.
“The Digital Media Awards, held for 18 years, are the most prestigious digital awards in Ireland.
“They recognize creativity and innovation in several areas of an ever-changing industry that includes digital content creation, advertising and marketing, mobile media, social media, app development, design and website development. ”
TUS Head of Marketing, Business and Digital Communications, Dr James Griffin, paid tribute to the students and staff who have helped them learn and excel in their chosen field.
“Now in its third year, the MSc in Digital Marketing at TUS continues to grow by attracting high caliber students from a wide range of disciplines who have launched successful digital careers,” he said.