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  • Carlow coco

    13/07/2017

    Proposals sough for the provision of Streetscape Enhancement Scheme...

    The Local Enterprise Office as part of Carlow County Council is requesting proposals from suitability qualified professionals to assist with the delivery of Carlow Town Centre Regeneration Project. The following services are expected to be required as part of this project:........

  • #Carlow

    10/07/2017

    Tender for the Provision of Photography For Carlow, A Digital Story Telling Project, Promoting Ireland’s Ancient East...

    Proposals for the Provision of Photography Services and the compilation of a comprehensive photographic database for Carlow for Local Enterprise Office Carlow in Conjunction with Carlow Tourism for #Carlow Digital Storytelling Project ...

  • J&J

    07/07/2017

    J and J Services meets Head of Ploughing Association ...

    Anna May McHugh meets Local Enterprise Office clients in Tullamore, ahead of National Ploughing Championships in September............ ...

  • IBYE Thumb

    04/07/2017

    Could you be Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur...

    The search is underway to find Ireland’s best young entrepreneurs of 2018! If you are aged between 18 and 35 and either have a business idea or have already started a business, enter #IBYE today for your chance to win a share of the €50,000 county investment fund through your Local Enterprise Office (LEO)......... ...

  • CF

    04/07/2017

    Carlow’s Culinary Christmas with Catherine Fulvio – Saturday 9th December 2017...

    Catherine Fulvio, TV chef, cookbook author, columnist and proprietor at Ballyknocken House and Cookery School, is one of Ireland’s most celebrated female chefs..............

  • Kevin Dundon

    04/07/2017

    Carlow’s Culinary Christmas with Kevin Dundon – Friday 8th December 2017...

    Kevin Dundon is the Chef/Proprietor of Dunbrody Country House Hotel and Restaurant, located in Ireland’s sunny south east. Dunbrody was established in 1997 by Kevin and his wife Catherine. It is now considered to be one of Ireland’s premier hotels and restaurant...............

  • Nevin Maguire

    04/07/2017

    Carlow’s Culinary Christmas with Neven Maguire – Thursday 7th December...

    Neven Maguire is Head Chef/Owner of MacNean House & Restaurant in Blacklion, Co. Cavan. Neven began cooking aged 12 years in the kitchen of the restaurant which was then run by his parents. Neven took over MacNean House & Restaurant in 2001 and it is now one of Ireland’s top restaurants.............

  • SE

    29/06/2017

    SOUTH EASTERN CREATIVE CORRIDOR SEES €120,000 FUNDING AWARDED CREATING A POTENTIAL 86 NEW JOBS ...

    Leading industry experts share valuable insights at successful AV bootcamp event in the South East. The announcement that over €120,000 has been awarded by the Local Enterprise Offices to participants of the South Eastern Creative Corridor (SECC) Initiative was made at a crowded Bootcamp Event held in VISUAL Carlow this week. ...

  • Brexit

    29/06/2017

    Brexit Seminar 13th September 2017

    Carlow County Council’s – Local Enterprise Office & Enterprise Ireland are delighted to be hosting “The Brexit Seminar” on Wednesday 13th September 2017 in the Woodford Dolmen Hotel, Kilkenny Road, Carlow.................

  • #Carlow

    26/06/2017

    Focus on the human experience key to Digital Storytelling Project ...

    This week the #Carlow, Digital Storytelling project was launched by Carlow County Council in association with Local Enterprise Office Carlow, IT Carlow, Carlow Library, VISUAL, Carlow Tourism and the Carlow Nationalist....

  • Business Picnic

    26/06/2017

    South East set to Picnic for Business Connections...

    Summer 2017 sees the return of one of Ireland’s most innovative networking platforms, The Business Picnic...............

  • Brexit

    22/06/2017

    Prepare for Brexit Roadshow

    Join us for the final event on our current Prepare for Brexit Roadshow in The Helix on Wednesday, June 28th . Hosted by Julie Sinnamon, CEO of Enterprise Ireland, the event will feature a panel discussion with a number of Enterprise Ireland clients Including Michael Fitzgerald, CEO, Abtran; Andrea Cawley, Director of Sales, Automatic Plastic and Justin Lawless, CEO, Intact Software........... ...

  • Lean

    22/06/2017

    Lean for Micro Programme including Mentoring and Practical Business Based Assignment ...

    The Local Enterprise Office (Carlow) in conjunction with Enterprise Ireland are offering clients the opportunity to adopt Lean business principles in their organisation to increase performance and competitiveness....

  • Lean

    22/06/2017

    €50,000 investment focused on making County Carlow companies Lean ...

    The Local Enterprise Office are offering ten County Carlow companies with the opportunity to adopt Lean business principles in their organisation to increase performance and competitiveness. Lean tools and techniques are helping companies across the globe to address competitiveness issues within their businesses, building the capability of their people to identify issues and improve their operations, increasing capacity as they improve efficiency and effectiveness. ...

  • 22/06/2017

    Partnership approach to brighten up County Carlow’s Streets...

    45 premises around the County have availed of the opportunity to enhance their street by taking part in a paint scheme funded by Carlow County Council and the Town & Village Renewal Scheme....

  • 04/09/2014

    Local Enterprise Office Launches New Loan Partnership

    The Local Enterprise Office Carlow is teaming up with Microfinance Ireland, to launch a new type of loan support aimed at the small business community in the region....

  • 18/08/2014

    Showcase 2015

    Local Enterprise Office –Carlow is seeking expressions of interest from clients engaged in the craft, design and gift sector interested in taking a stand in the Enterprise Zone at Showcase 18th – 21st January 2015. ...

  • 14/08/2014

    New Frontiers Programme 2014

    Waterford Institute of Technology and the Institute of Technology Carlow are currently recruiting for their next New Frontiers Programme....

  • FORM image

    25/07/2014

    Form Group to Exhibit at Kilkenny Arts Festival...

    FORM is a group of designer makers and craftspeople living and working in the Carlow region of Ireland...

  • 03/07/2014

    Applications open for national scheme to help Small Businesses trade online...

    From today, 1 July 2014, small businesses throughout Ireland can apply to the government for digital vouchers to the system in helping their businesses trade online....

  • Business Picnic Image 2

    30/06/2014

    Gothic Castle stages Business Picnic to make connections happen...

    Duckett’s Grove Castle just outside Carlow Town will be the venue for the second Business Picnic being held on Wednesday 23rd July 2014 hosted by Carlow & Wexford Local Enterprise Offices and partners....

  • 13/06/2014

    Time to GROW your Business

    ManagementWorks is an initiative from the State Company Skillnets, under the Governments Action Plan for Jobs, aimed at providing Owners Managers/Managers of Small and Medium size Businesses with practical, impactful programmes that will make a real difference to them and to that of their business....

  • No Fee Trading Online Image

    13/06/2014

    Minister Rabbitte rolls out whole of Government scheme to support local businesses trading online...

    Minister for Communications, Pat Rabbitte T.D., this evening brought together Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs) from around the country for the first time to upskill their Staff, Mentors and Business Advisors on the important aspects of small business trading online....

  • FORM

    23/05/2014

    New craft network launched in Carlow...

    A new craft network, called FORM, was launched this week (14/05/2014) at a reception at VISUAL, Centre for Contemporary Art, Carlow. The network consists of 12 established designer makers, who create high quality home ware, gifts and wearable pieces. ...

  • Enterprise Logo

    14/04/2014

    Local Enterprise Office opened for business...

    The Local Enterprise Office is a new national resource, staffed with professional people with business training, to assist budding entrepreneurs and existing businesses in every county in Ireland....

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