We are thrilled to announce that our founder, Bhagya Barrett, has been honored with The Hi Style VILLA MARIA WOMEN OF VISION AWARDS 2023 in the creative business women category. The prestigious awards ceremony, hosted by Hi Style and presented by RTE’s Miriam O’ Callaghan, celebrates the remarkable achievements of women from various fields across the country, recognizing their immense contributions to society.

As the recipient of the “Women of Vision 2023” award in the creative business women category, Bhagya Barrett expresses her delight and gratitude. Being the only woman of color in the spirits industry in Ireland, she takes this moment to inspire and empower her fellow sisters, saying, “Don’t be afraid to embrace your identity. Your uniqueness is your superpower. Own it and embrace it.”

We extend our heartfelt thanks to Mary-Jane O’Regan, CEO of Hi Style, and the entire panel and team for organizing this incredible event. We are truly honored to receive this recognition from RTÉ News and Miriam O’ Callaghan.

Furthermore, we are proud to share that Bhagya Barrett was also named a finalist in the emerging business woman category for the Network Ireland Cork Awards 2023. This recognition further exemplifies her hard work and dedication in the business realm.

At Rebel City Distillery, we are committed to supporting and uplifting women in business. We believe in the power of diversity and celebrate the achievements of women entrepreneurs. Join us in congratulating Bhagya Barrett on this well-deserved accomplishment.

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