A Tipperary man has won a prestigious City & Guilds Medal for Excellence at an award ceremony on Wednesday, April 9 in the Royal Irish Academy, Dublin.
Wayne Power from Tipperary who is a Training Manager in hospitality and customer service at McDonald’s Restaurant, Cashel was one of eight medal winners. Medals for Excellence recognise the achievements of City & Guilds learners and trainers who have not only produced exceptional work but who have also demonstrated a true journey of progression throughout their qualification. Mr Power started as a crew member in McDonald’s, Dungarvan when he was 16. He quickly moved up the ladder from crew member to crew trainer before becoming a manager at McDonald’s Restaurant in Cashel. Speaking about his achievement, Mr Power said: “I have always loved learning new things and trying to better myself.”