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PHD Ireland’s account director, Gemma Teeling, has been awarded the IAPI (Institute of Advertising Practitioners in Ireland) Doyenne Award it was announced today.

Now in its second year, the Doyenne awards recognise success and leadership potential of women working in advertising in Ireland.

The competition was run as part of a series of events designed to celebrate International Women’s Day, which takes place on Sunday.

“Gemma is a hugely deserving winner of the IAPI 2015 Doyenne Award. Her career to date has spanned London and Dublin and she has lead a number of global brands and agency teams,” IAPI president Orlaith Blaney said. “Her clarity and conviction struck us and her relentless commitment to doing the very best work she can. Gemma is a natural collaborator and has a proven ability to persuade and influence clients and agency teams.

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