Local Enterprise Office

Welcome to Local Enterprise Office Kildare

We're here to help you to start your new business, expand an existing business or help you to reach new markets.

We offer expertise, know-how and financial support to those looking to Plan, Start or Grow their own business in Kildare. If you have a good idea, for a start-up or an existing business, talk to us. Together, we can #MakeItHappen.

In 2018, we are proud to have supported the creation of 285 jobs across the county. Have a look below at some of the ways we’ve helped our clients, and see what supports are available to you.

IBYE Stories

Check out IBYE stories from last year #IBYE

Supports available

Have a look and see what supports are available to you #MakingItHappen



Upcoming Events

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14/05/2019Digital Marketing - Tourism Sector Book online
14/05/2019Trading Online Voucher Seminar May 2019 Book online
17/05/2019Mind Magic Your Business - Networking Event with Keith Barry ... Book online
17/05/2019Customs Export and Import Training Book online
21/05/2019Basic Bookkeeping & Taxation for SMEs Book online
09/05/2019Start You're Own Business Course - Newbridge Book online

Latest News

Case Studies

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    Odyssey Validation Consultants

    Oisín Curran co-founder of OVC who provide innovative fully integrated GxP Cloud & Computerised System Lifecycle Management Services to regulated companies discusses his business start up , challenges faced and how the Local Enterprise Office Kildare has helped them. ...

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    SweetSpot Sourcing

    Video Q&A with Sue Dempsey and Fiona Craul Directors of Sweet Spot Sourcing in Naas, who came from humble beginnings to providing marketing solutions for some of the worlds biggest brands all from there HQ in Naas. ...

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    CarveOn: Q&A with Alan McCormack creative director and co-founder of CarveOn...

    CarveOn design and make premium personalised leather accessories. ...

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    Seachange Ltd: Q&A with Paul Cummins...

    We chat with Dr Paul Cummins Managing Director of Seachange about the journey from start up to successfull established business. ...

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    Fabucci: Trading Online Voucher

    Q&A with Deirdre O’Hara, owner and chief buyer for Fabucci Footwear about the Online Trading Voucher...

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    Ecokem: Trading Online Voucher

    Seamus Brady MD of Ecokem discusses his experience of the Online Trading Voucher...

Our Partners

  • Enterprise Ireland
  • Kildare County Council
  • Department of Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation
  • Department of Environment, Community & Local Government
  • Microfinance Ireland
  • County Kildare Chamber
  • Maynooth University
  • Revenue Irish Tax and Customs
  • NetworkIreland
  • een
  • Skillnets
  • dsp
  • BordBia
  • FailteIreland
  • EGF