The Stories Behind our Clients

Applied Concepts

We meet National Enterprise Award winner, Mark Clendennen of Applied Concepts in Offaly, to hear how he became the country’s only manufacturer of blasting machinery and is now exporting Irish-made industrial equipment around the world from his base in the Midlands Read More

Carlingford Brewing Co

After more than a decade working in accountancy and recruitment, Des Goldrick decided to set-up his own craft beer enterprise. Today, he’s brewing up a storm in his own business, as he takes us on a tour of the Carlingford Brewing Company in County Louth Read More


Ireland’s growing reputation as a destination for customer service contact centres has opened up a gap in the market for local suppliers. Gordon O’ Neill, co-founder of cloud-based telecoms provider Goldfish in County Wicklow, tells us how this industry is providing new opportunities for SMEs Read More


An e-commerce business is a simpler business model than you might think – that’s according to the two founders of start-up business Water2Buy, Kevin Egan and David Forde. Read More                    

Aine Handmade Chocolate

Ann Rudden tells us how Aine Hand Made Chocolate had to completely change strategy and tactics in order to grow, as we go on a tour of her chocolate factory. Read More

We find out how second time around has its business advantages when we meet entrepreneur and LEO client, Miriam Lloyd of Christening Generations, as she takes us on a tour of her dressmaking and design studio. Read More