to His Holiness Pope John Paul II Presidents of Ireland: Mary Robinson, President Mary McAleese, President Michael D Higgins. Presidents of the U.S. A.: Bill Clinton and family and President George Bush and family. Taoisigh (Prime Ministers) of Ireland Charles Haughey, Bertie Aherne, Enda Kenny, MEP John Hume, American Ambassader Jean Kennedy Smith
Many celebrities own jewellery from the Brian de Staic Collection
Film stars: Tom Cruise, Julia Roberts, Saoirse Ronan, Johnny Depp, Nicole Kidman, Maureen O Hara, Ellen Barkin, Gabriel Byrne, Scot Wilson, and Paul Newman, Laura Dern actress and director Cecilia Peck
Film Directors: Ron Howard, Stephen Frears, Jim Sheridan and Jean-Jacques Beineix.
Musicians: Johnny Cash, Garth Brooks , Leanne Rimes and Alan Jackson, Patti Lovelace and Clint Black
Dignitaries: American Science Fiction Writer Ray Bradbury, Micheál Ó Muircheartaigh, The Kerry Millennium football Team ( legends), Golfer Christy O Connor
1993 Finalist in RTE TV Business Competition " Up and Running"
1995 Finalist in ACC Small Business of the Year Award.
1997 Nominated for Kerry Businessman of the Year Award.
2003 Awarded The International Star Award for Quality.
2007 Shortlisted for Business Award by Údaras na Gaeltachta . Won Gradam Gnó na Gaeltachta announced in a special live TV Ceremony.
2008 Wins Entrepreneur of the Year at the Business as Gaeilge Awards.
2009 Finalist in The KPMG Munster Business Person of the Year Awards.
2010 Presented with a Special Merit Award at the Kerry Fashion Week for his contribution to design Locally, Nationally and Internationally.
2013 Selected to design & create The Murakami Award.
2014 Selected to design & create YA-O-TY (Young Animator of the Year Award)
Chain of Office for The Kerry County Council
Chain of Office For the International Police Association
Remodolled the Chain of Office for Killarney Urban Council
Trophy for Kerry Businessman of the Year Award
Gregory Peck Award for The Dingle Film Festival
Tiara for Rós Fódhla, Tiara for The Queen of Puck Fair, Several Wedding Tiaras.
Reproduction of The Dingle Penny Commemorative Coin for Tomás Ashe
Murakami Award Dingle Film Festival & Young Animator of the Year Award Dingle Film Festival