Press Releases

Local Enterprise Week 2018

See the wide range of events scheduled locally, covering retail / food / customer service / GDPR / design / finding customers / digital / funding opportunities and many others which will be of interest to those involved in the micro business sector in the city.

3,700 new jobs created by LEO-supported companies in 2017

3,700 new jobs created in 2017 by Local Enterprise Office-supported companies with 15,000 jobs now created since 2014Preliminary jobs figures for 2017 welcomed by Minister Humphreys and Minister Breen at the Annual Local Enterprise Office and Local Authority Forum in Athlone today

The Social Enterprise Development Fund

€1.6 million fund which will be delivered over two years; 2018 – 2020, is now open for applications.

Cork design and craft companies in the spotlight at International Showcase event

Creative entrepreneurs from Cork city and county are in the spotlight this week, promoting local craft and design to an estimated 5,000 national and international buyers at Showcase in Dublin, Ireland's Creative Expo.

Cork & Kerry LEOs celebrate National Women's Enterprise Day 2017

Organised by Local Enterprise Offices in Cork and Kerry, National Women’s Enterprise Day for the South West will be of interest to businesswomen across all sectors. The event will celebrate the success stories of female entrepreneurs and encourage more women across the region to access enterprise s...