South West Region Event

Join us on the road to success …

South West Region (Kerry, Cork City, South Cork, Cork North and West)

Regional Ambassador: Valerie Kingston, Glenilen Farm

Venue: The Brehon Hotel, Muckross Road, Killarney, Co. Kerry

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On the road to success: Planning your route to export, mastering pitches and getting roadmaps for your business over lunch in Killarney

Keynote Presentations: ‘Masterclass on Mastering Your Elevator Pitch’ with Barbara Moynihan, On Your Feet and ‘Mindfulness: Balance and Wellbeing’ with Clodagh McCarthy of Bright Sparks Coaching.

Hear the entrepreneurial journeys of Antoinette Butler of Irish Host Family, Julia Lynes of EazyCity, Rosie Mansfield of GoCambio, Maura Hunter of MH Designs Ltd and Valerie Kingston of Glenilen Farm (Regional Ambassador for #NWED).

Get roadmaps with workshops on health and safety from Helen Hourihane of the Health & Safety Authority, power tips for Twitter from Greg Canty of Fuzion Communications and HR management for SMEs from Caroline McEnery of The HR Suite.

In association with Enterprise Europe Network, hear from Kieran O’ Connor of Bullseye Marketing how the route to exporting is easier than you might think.

Master of Ceremonies: Liz Maher, President of Kerry Businesswomen’s Network

Cost per ticket (full day): €30, which includes networking lunch at the Brehon Hotel.

Full Itinerary 

9.30 am                  Arrival and Registration. Tea/Coffee and refreshments available.

10.00am                Welcome and conference open by Moira Murrell, Chief Executive of Kerry County Council

10.10am                “Masterclass on Mastering Your Elevator Pitch” with keynote speaker Barbara Moynihan

                                     of "On Your Feet"

                                               A participatory and practical morning including facilitated networking opportunities

                                               Tea/Coffee/Refreshments available

12 noon                                Workshop Series – choose from any one of the following:

“” delivered by Helen Hourihane, Health & Safety Authority. A free and easy online tool that lets you prepare a Safety Statement & Risk Assessments

“Power Tips for Twitter” delivered by Greg Canty, Fuzion Communications. Power tips for twitter to help promote your business effectively

“Top Tips to ensure you are legally compliant as an Employer” delivered by Caroline McEnery, The HR Suite. The DOs and DON’Ts of HR management for businesses with one or more employees 

“Exporting – It’s Easier Than You Think” in association with Enterprise Europe Network and delivered by Kieran O’Connor, Bullseye Marketing

1.00 pm                           Networking lunch with keynote speaker Clodagh McCarthy, Bright Sparks Coaching on "Mindfulness: Balance & Wellbeing"

Valerie Kingston Glenilen Fard

2.30 pm                           Panel Discussion with LEO clients facilitated by Liz Maher, Kerry Businesswomen's Network, Featuring:

Antoinette Butler, Irish Host Family

Valerie Kingston, Glenilen Farm

Julia Lynes, EazyCity

Rosie Mansfield, Go Cambio Ltd

Maura Hunter, MH Designs Ltd

3.30pm         “Steel a Heel” facilitated networking opportunity

4.00pm          Close of event


Questions? Please phone LEO Kerry on (066) 7183522