Awards & Achievements

Nominations, Shortlists, Awards & Recognition



Allianz Arts & Business, NI
New Sponsor Award finalist
Highly Commended for Sound Of Belfast Festival
Oh Yeah Music Centre and Molson Coors

CO3 Leadership Awards
CEO shortlisted for best newcomer



Music Week Awards’ Grassroots Venue: Spirit of the Scene

PRS for Music Foundation
Music Development Partner Award



PRS for Music Foundation
Music Development Partner Award

Arts & Business Awards
Highly Commended, Board Member of the Year for Ellie McGimpsey

Alzheimer’s Society
Outstanding Contribution, Dementia Friendly Awards
Paul Kane, Maritime Blues Note Project



DANI Awards (Digital Advertising Northern Ireland)
Shortlisted for Online Strategy, Not-for-Profit section



Belfast PCSP Youth Awards
Winner, Thomas Devlin Arts & Creativity Award

RBS Inspiring Youth Enterprise Award



World Host
Oh Yeah becomes a World Host recognised business in Northern Ireland

NI For Kids Family Awards
Shortlisted, Family Event of the Year

NI Arts & Business Awards
Shortlisted, Cultural Branding

NI Arts & Business Awards
Shortlisted, Arts Award



Belfast Telegraph Making The Difference Awards
Winner, Best Project

NI Tourism Awards
Winner, Best Festival
Belfast Music Week, co-ordinated by Oh Yeah

Irish Times
Named in Top 100 Creative Catalysts in Ireland list

Belfast Telegraph ‘Women Of The Year’
Charlotte Dryden, Oh Yeah CEO



NI Tourism Awards
Recognition in Best New Product Award (alongside lead partner Belfast City Council plus Culture NI and Filmtrip) for Belfast Music Initiative (Music Bus Tour, NI Music Exhibition, iOS app, Belfast Music Week,

Belfast Business Awards
Shortlisted, Best Creative Business

Visit Britain
Music Bus Tour voted in Top 10 UK Music Attractions

Shortlisted, Best Small Venues Awards



Belfast Media Group
Creative Development Manager recognised in the Top 40 Under 40 Awards



Belfast Media Group
Shortlisted, Culture & Arts Section of the Aisling Awards



Belfast Media Group
Recognised as a Top 50 Business In Belfast, sponsored by BT and Invest NI