Newstalk : Business Breakfast scoops The Best Business Show Award at InBusiness Editor’s Choice Awards 2015

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Newstalk’s Business Breakfast Show has been awarded The Best Business Show at the InBusiness Editors Choice Awards 2015 in association with Chambers Ireland for the Best Business Show which took place at The Stephen’s Green Hibernian Club.

Business Breakfast sees Newstalk’s Business Editor Vincent Wall join Breakfast presenters Ivan Yates and Chris Donoghue for extended business reports on the latest company results, stock market movements, breaking news within the business world, alongside interviews, comment, debate and analysis with CEO’s, leading executives and experts. Vincent, who also presents the business content across the Breakfast Show until 10Am, brings a depth and breadth of experience that has undoubtedly played a part in the growth of Business Breakfast – with extensive experience in financial journalism, he was previously the editor of Business and Finance Magazine, Business News Editor for the Irish Independent and Business Correspondent for RTE. The show also successful renewed its sponsorship arrangement with Grant Thornton, now in its second year.

Commenting on the award Garrett Harte, Station Editor in Chief says ‘2015 has been a very strong year. Vincent Wall joined Newstalk as Business Editor and has added a new level of experience and analysis. The Newstalk Breakfast listener-ship has grown significantly over the past 12 months with 25,000 new listeners moving the dial. Newstalk Breakfast now commands a daily listenership of 178,000.  We are delighted Vincent Wall and the Breakfast team have been recognized for this prestigious award.’

Business Breakfast airs on Newstalk 106-108fm every weekday morning between 6.30Am and 7.00Am and is sponsored by Grant Thornton.  Vincent also gives business news updates throughout the morning at 7.32, 8.32 and 8.55Am.