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iBAM! Award Honorees 2009 - 2019

The iBAM! Awards are in their 11th year.

iBAM! 2019 Honorees:

Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in:

MUSIC: Ward Irish Music Archives -
Honoring Ed Ward, founder, Milwaukee Irish Fest
Literature: Eoin Colfer
Person of the Year: Stephen Travers
Media/Journalism: Maureen Dowd
Visual Arts: Denis Brown
Performing Arts: Michael Patrick Thornton


iBAM! 2018 Honorees:

Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in:


Literature: Marian Keyes



Media Mike Leonard



Music Maura O'Connell

Performing Arts Fionnula Flanagan

Visual Arts Mary McSweeney



Culinary Arts Noel McMeel



Person of the Year Dolores Connolly

iBAM! 2017 Honorees:

Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in:


Literature: Timothy Egan


Media Frank Mathie


Music Daniel O'Donnell

 

Performing Arts Jim Sheridan

Visual Arts Philip Gray

Culinary Arts Kevin Dundon

Person of the Year Joan Freeman

 

BAM! 2016 Honorees: 

Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in:

 
Literature: Ken Bruen


Media: Joel Daly


Music: Tommy Fleming


Performing Arts: Peter Bradley Armacost


P
erson of the Year: James Fitzgerald


Visual Arts: Jim Fitzpatrick


2015 iBAM! Cultural Honorees

Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in:


Music: Sharon Shannon


Performing Arts: Liam Neeson

Visual Arts: Michael Carroll

Literature: Desmond Egan

Person of the Year: James Sloan


2014 iBAM! Cultural Honorees

Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in:

Media: Rick Kogan


Music: Paddy Reilly

Performing Arts: John Mahoney

Visual Arts: Barry Jazz Finnegan

Literature: Frank Delaney

Person of the Year: Martin Healy

2013 iBAM! Cultural Honorees

Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in:



Music: The Black Family

Performing Arts: Brendan Gleason

Visual Arts: Robert Ballagh

Literature: Tim Pat Coogan

Person of the Year: Father Jack Wall

2012 iBAM! Cultural Honorees

Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in:

Music: Phil Coulter

Performing Arts: Stephen Rea

Visual Arts: Matt Lamb

Literature: Morgan Llywelyn

Person of the Year: Richard Moore
2011 iBAM! Cultural Honorees

Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in:


Music: Maurice Lennon


Performing Arts: Mark Howard,


Visual Arts: John David Mooney,


Literature: Maeve Binchy


Person of the Year: Father Andrew Greeley

2010 iBAM! Cultural Honorees

Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in:


Music: Liz Carroll

Performing Arts: Gabriel Byrne


Visual Arts: Thomas A. O'Shaughnessy

Literature: Mary Dempsey


Person of the Year: Nobel Peace Prize Winner 1998 John Hume

2009 iBAM! Cultural Honorees
Recognized for Outstanding Contributions in:


Music: Kevin Henry


Performing Arts: Steppenwolf theater


Visual Arts: Edward Cox

Literature: Frank McCourt


Person of the Year: Justice Anne Burke

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EMB Consultants

Buzz Box

B. Adrianopoli
Andersonville Lodging

S. Avila, E. Belcaster
T. Brophy
T & J Boyle,
D. Boyle, T. Boyle

M. Buchanan, J. Burke
B. Butler, P. Cannon
S. Clements , M. Collins,
K. Crotty, M. Crowley
M. Crowley
K. Dougherty, M. Dougherty
P. Dowd
P. English
, G. Fallon
M. Fulkerson, I. Gallagher
C. Gaynor, V. Gibbons
P. Gillen, B. Gerace,
R. Glaves, D. Healy,
C. Hennessy
W. Hobin, B. Karder,
K. Kelly, K. Kelly
M. Kennedy, D. King
K. O'Kennedy
M. Kyle, S. Loftus,
M. Lynch
, N. McDonagh
C. McGill, T. McGill
B. McKinney, J. Maloney
E. Moriarty, C. Moylan

T. Mulvihill,  P. Murphy

M. Murphy
H. Murray, M. Neary
E. Neary, M. Neylon,
M Newton,, R. O'Carroll
C. Oenning
, R. O'Neill
M. O'Shea, D. Quirk
M. Barrett Rimm, E. Riordan
M. Sammons
M. McCann-Sanchez
D. Schadd, J. Sheahan

M. Shevlin, T. Shevlin
J.Smith, M.  Smith
M. Soldat, L. Steker
M. Sugrue, P. Taylor
S. Van Santen