Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur 2018

Watch this space for our 2019 competition!

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Who will be Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur?

In 2017 over 60 entrepreneurs (aged between 18 and 35) from Kildare entered Ireland's Best young Entrepreneur to compete for the chance to win a share of €50,000 county investment fund.


“Success leaves clues. Emulate those that have gone before you as entrepreneurs.”Inspiring words from Sean Gallagher of Dragon’s Den as he lead celebrations in Kilkea Castle on Friday 1st December with Kildare Local Enterprise Office.

Best Business Idea Category winner, Matthew McCann, Access Earth

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Best Start-Up Business and Overall winner - Patrick O'Callaghan, Kontex

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Best Established Business winner - Eoin Mulvey, LapCup

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