Female Entrepreneurship


LEO Kildare supports the Women In Business Network, which holds monthly events.

Network Kildare Women in Business Network has been running successfully for the past number of years. To become a member of the network you must:

  • Be the owner/manager of a business
  • The business must be based in County Kildare
  • The business must be trading

To register your interest in joining the network or for details on the next meeting, please contact the LEO Kildare


An important aspect of our networking programme is the promotion of successful female entrepreneurs as role models and the use of mentoring and networking opportunities to build confidence of newly emerging female entrepreneurs.

Networking Opportunities  - Working closely with Network Kildare in 2018:

  • SALES PERFORMANCE with Jo Collins / 27th February, Killashee Hotel, Naas / BOOK HERE.
  • INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY / 9th March, Newbridge Silverware / BOOK HERE
  • A GROWTH MINDSET with Emma Keogh / 17th April
  • NETWORKING: Get to Know Network Members / 15th May at 7:30pm, Killashee Hotel (Each Member pitches their business).
  • AWARDS NIGHT / 25th May at 7:30pm, Cliff at Lyons
  • NATIONAL CONFERENCE / 14th September, The Radison Galway
  • NETWORKING with Joanna Murphy-CEO Connect Ireland and Grainne Darcy-INTEL / 18th September at 7:30pm, Killashee Hotel

More events to be confirmed.