Marco Beverage Systems has been recognised as one of Ireland’s ‘Best Managed Companies’ as part of an awards programme run by Deloitte Private in association with Bank of Ireland.
The initiative shines a spotlight on outstanding private businesses from across Ireland and the exceptional performance that drives them.
Evaluation criteria for The Best Managed Companies Programme covers four key areas: strategy; culture and commitment; capabilities and innovation; and governance and financials.
Marco’s application reflected strong strategic planning and progress across each category which has enabled sustained global growth for the business.
The application also allowed Marco to demonstrate how its core values of care, innovation, knowledge, integrity and passion have helped the business stay connected and focused during challenging periods.
Paul Stack, managing director at Marco Beverage Systems (main image), said: “To win this award is a great endorsement of the collective effort of the Marco management team in the most adverse set of circumstances.
“Maintaining strategic clarity, aligned focus and growth in the face of Brexit complications, a depressed marketplace and global Covid disruption has been a real test of our team and our will to succeed.”
Marco has been serving the global foodservice, catering, and speciality beverage industries for more than 40 years.
Its systems are known for best-in-class energy-efficiency, innovative features, and sleek aesthetic.
Drewry Pearson, executive chairman at Marco, said: “By focusing on our customer needs, driving innovation and fostering a strong company culture, Marco has grown from a small Irish business to a global leader in the foodservice industry.
“The Deloitte Best Managed Company Award celebrates the hard work, passion and commitment shown by everyone at Marco. I would like to congratulate all our staff and thank our strong management team, led by Paul Stack, for this wonderful achievement.”
The company is plans to launch touchless water systems, a new range of countertop water boilers and a cold coffee dispense system over the next year.