Net Visionary Awards

I knew three people who were going to the awards last night.

Well, I had met one and corresponded with the other two.  And guess what?  They all won!!

I’m delighted that Denise Cox won as Best Blogger, because she is a business blogger, and that’s what the awards are all about.  And she is a very nice person too [but I don’t know if that comes into the judging].

Alan Stapleton won too.  I met him the other night at the get-together.  He is completely insane but is an inspiration when it comes to business.  I would have given him an award anyway for the number of smilies he uses when he comments on this site.  

And of course the Grand Master himself – Damien Mulley.  That fellow just doesn’t get the recognition he deserves, but last night went some way towards rectifying that [I’m smarming here because he runs the Irish Blog Awards!!]. And I’m glad get didn’t shell out on the suit in vain.

If I had been on the judging panel, that’s the way I would have voted.  So I’m delighted.

And congratulations to everyone else too, even though I don’t know who you are.

But the moral of the story is….

If you want to be an award winner, you have to know Grandad.

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Net Visionary Awards — 14 Comments

  1. Frankly, I’m happy the way it is. I always felt a bit uncomfortable in there as it is a business related thing, and businesses should win.

    Being shortlisted is enough for me πŸ™‚

  2. “If you want to be an award winner, you have to know Grandad”.

    And more importantly – if you want to have fun, you have to know Grandad.

    Congratulations, Grandad – you’re a real winner!

    I like your new editing panel 😎 πŸ˜‰ πŸ˜†

  3. The reason I blog is because I enjoy it. I get a laugh out of it. If others do too, then all the better.

    Awards are nice, but they are not the be all and end all. It would be different if I were a business doing web design or something.

    Glad you like the editing thingy, Steph. I don’t know why it isn’t a standard part of the package.

    And B3n – Simple smiley = : followed by ) or (
    Or you can go down the path of : followed by lol followed by :

    πŸ™‚ πŸ™ πŸ˜†

  4. Thanks a million Grandad πŸ™‚ we have to change the saying ….
    ‘The Rub of the Green’ to ‘ The Rub of the Grandad’ πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚
    Have to run sorry for the short reply πŸ™‚

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  6. Also…the winner of the school award was Sister Mary Corr and as I know her and read your blog….YOU HAVE TO KNOW GRANDAD to win….

  7. See what I mean about the smilies?

    I have left comments on another .ie bolg and was given out to for using smiles >: is it a blogger thing ? I say fek off ill smile as much as I want while I have me own teeth πŸ™‚ πŸ˜‰

    Γ’Β€ΒœRub of the GrandadΓ’Β€?? Hmmmm? No. That sounds perverted.

    When I said that I wasnt actually imagining rubbing a part of your anatomy ha ha Jasus!

    Sister Mary Corr was sitting at my table πŸ™‚ she was thrilled to win fair play to her I say πŸ™‚

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