Business Person of the Year, Deirdre Lyons


The Southeast Kentucky Chamber of Commerce (SEKC) bestowed its 2018 Business Person of the Year award on Deirdre Lyons, co-founder of Alltech, during its annual awards night in August 2018.  The award is given to an individual who has demonstrated support for the advancement and development of business in Eastern Kentucky.

Mrs Lyons and the late Dr Pearse Lyons initiated the development of Dueling Barrels Brewery & Distillery in Pikeville with an eye toward promoting tourism to the region and creating jobs for its residents.  As director of corporate image and design at Alltech, Mrs Lyons applied her impeccable attention to detail to the facility, overseeing its design and construction, and working tirelessly to ensure that Dueling Barrels provides an unforgettable visitor experience.

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Alltech (NZ) Limited
79 Mihini Road
Auckland 0612, New Zealand

Postal Address
Alltech (NZ) Limited
PO Box 69 170
Auckland 0645, New Zealand

+64 9 837 3243

0800 822 322


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