DNG National Awards

Wicklow Town Real Estate Agent, DNG Thornton Properties Wins National Award

Wicklow estate agent DNG Thornton Properties has been named Small Branch of the Year 2024 at
the DNG National Conference and Awards ceremony which took place at Tulfarris Hotel and Golf
Resort in County Kildare on Friday, 19 th April.
The Conference and Awards ceremony was attended by more than 280 delegates from 82 DNG
offices located across Ireland, with Pieta House as this year’s Charity Partner. A range of topics were
discussed from the outlook on Ireland’s Property Market to the newly launched DNG Country Homes
and DNG Financial Services divisions. The DNG franchise business is celebrating its 20 year
anniversary which complemented the events theme of ‘Building on Success’. Attendees were
treated to a special guest appearance from County Cork’s Anna Geary, an All Ireland Winning
Captain, Radio & TV Broadcaster and now author of her recently released first book ‘Anna’s Game
The judging panel included industry experts, Adrian Bushnell of Pan Research, Niamh Griffin of PTSB
Business Banking and world renowned estate agency trainer Richard Rawlings. Niamh Comber, Head
of DNG Nationwide praised DNG Thornton Properties for the high standard of service shown to all
clients since the business was established and complements the branch on their fresh approach in
the use of social media as part of their marketing strategy.
Established in 2021 DNG Thornton Properties is one of Wicklow’s fastest growing estate agents.
Having just opened their second office in Arklow, DNG Thornton Properties prioritises their clients,
offers exceptional local knowledge across County Wicklow, professionalism and enthusiasm to
ensure the whole process for both vendors and purchasers is a positive one.
Speaking after receiving the award, Anna Thornton, Managing Director, DNG Thornton Properties,
said: “I am delighted to have been awarded the DNG Small Branch of the Year! Since opening our
first branch in Wicklow Town in August 2021, we have grown in presence and market share to
become the dominant agency in Wicklow and surrounding areas and are pleased to announce that
we have opened a second office in Arklow, we are looking forward to expanding our existing area of
service to include Arklow and surrounds.”
The awards ceremony serves as a platform to showcase the achievements of individuals and offices
who have consistently demonstrated excellence in their respective roles, driving innovation and
success throughout the company’s franchise business. From exceptional customer service to
exemplary leadership, each award category celebrates the diverse talents and contributions of
individuals across the DNG Network.