London, Belfast & Dublin, March 16th, 2011 – Kainos, the IT services company, has today announced that it has been recognised for the third year running as a winner in the Deloitte Best Managed Company Awards. Kainos was recognised as a Best Managed Company in 2009 and 2010 and once again it demonstrated superior business performance this year securing its place amongst the 2011 winners who were recognised at a gala awards dinner held at the Burlington Hotel, Dublin last Friday.

The Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards have been running successfully in Canada since 1993 and is the country’s leading business awards programme. Launched in Ireland in 2008, the programme in association with Irish Life Corporate Business, recognises excellence in business management and performance.

“We are delighted to have received this award for the third year running,” said Brendan Mooney, CEO of Kainos. “We have successfully expanded our business here in Ireland and across the UK. As always our success is underpinned by our people; positive and ambitious individuals who have a passion for IT services and technologies – and the drive, skills and innovation to apply these to real customer challenges.”

Commenting on the winners of the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards Programme, Pat Cullen, Managing Partner, Deloitte and judging panel member said: “The Best Managed Companies Awards Programme shows that Irish indigenous companies are a cornerstone of growth in the economy and can and will play an important role in overall economic recovery. For proof of this, you need look no further than this year’s winners.”

The Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards Programme is the only awards programme that considers a business’ performance from every perspective. Details of entry for the 2012 Awards will be issued in the coming weeks on