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Latest News

  • Craic d

    18/09/2018

    Craic’d Letting the Light In

    Lifelinkk’s third annual Wellness in the Workplace seminar takes place on October 10th as part of Craic’d – Letting the Light In....

  • 14/09/2018

    Minister Humphreys launches largest National Women’s Enterprise Day...

    Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys, T.D., has launched the programme of events for National Women’s Enterprise Day (NWED) 2018 taking place on Thursday 18th October with 16 major female entrepreneurial events planned across the country....

  • Kilkenny Chamber

    12/09/2018

    Kilkenny Business Awards 2018

    The Kilkenny Business Awards 2018 were successfully launched on 5th September in the Rivercourt Hotel, and nominations are now being sought. ...

  • New Frontiers

    10/09/2018

    New Frontiers Entrepreneur Development Programme Phase 1 commences September 2018...

    The New Frontiers Entrepreneur Development Programme, funded by Enterprise Ireland, will be delivered twice annually across the South East region by Waterford Institute of Technology and Institute of Technology Carlow. ...

  • NWED2 Launch

    07/09/2018

    National Women's Enterprise Day 2018...

    Local Enterprise National Event goes from Local to Global. Carlow & Kilkenny Local Enterprise Offices will host a showcase networking event to highlight National Women’s Enterprise Day 2018 on 18th October 2018....

  • SEAPJ

    03/09/2018

    South East Action Plan for Jobs

    Labour force statistics show job creation rate in South East better than national average under Action Plan for Jobs Programme...

  • Retail workshop

    28/08/2018

    Retail Workshop

    Are you a retailer based in Kilkenny City or County? This retail workshop may be of interest to you in terms of inputting into the strategic environment for retail over the coming years and also developing management skills for your own business environment. ...

  • Kilkenny Local Enterprise Office

    23/08/2018

    Kilkenny Retail Support Programme

    The Local Enterprise Office in conjunction with Kilkenny County Council and the Kilkenny Chamber of Commerce is running Kilkenny Retail Support Programme. The new short programme is designed to give consumer facing businesses expert advice and new ideas which will facilitate sales growth within their business....

  • Autumn training

    23/08/2018

    LEO Kilkenny announces Autumn Training Schedule 2018...

    The Local Enterprise Office Kilkenny has launched the autumn 2018 training programme schedule for entrepreneurs, owner/managers and employees of micro-enterprises. ...

  • SEA logo new

    22/06/2018

    Request for Quotation SEP Co-ordinator 2018-2020...

    The Local Enterprise Office Kilkenny is currently inviting request for quotations for the delivery and co-ordination of the Student Enterprise Programme (SEP) in second level schools within County Kilkenny for the next 2 academic years i.e. 2018-2019 Programme and also 2019-2020 Programme subject to budget allocations. ...

  • Local Enterprise Village

    22/06/2018

    County Kilkenny company gets ‘ploughing-ready’ thanks to Local Enterprise Office...

    In thirteen weeks’ time, the National Ploughing Championships (September 18th – 20th), Europe’s largest outdoor event, returns to Offaly and a small business from County Kilkenny is getting ‘ploughing-ready’ thanks to Local Enterprise Office Kilkenny....

  • SEP Bootcamp

    14/06/2018

    Teenage entrepreneurs from County Kilkenny swop the classroom for Connemara...

    Seventeen teenage entrepreneurs, including Colm McCarthy and Ben Kavanagh representing “Kat Food” from County Kilkenny, are swopping the classroom for the countryside this week, as they embark on a Student Enterprise Bootcamp. ...

  • Intertrade image1

    29/05/2018

    Go-2-Tender Programme

    The Go-2-Tender Programme aims to give SMEs across the island of Ireland the confidence, skills and knowledge to successfully compete for Public Sector tenders in their own jurisdiction and on a cross-border basis. ...

  • Food Academy

    28/05/2018

    LOCAL ENTERPRISE OFFICE KILKENNY CLIENTS TO SUPPORT SALES OF €50M AS MINISTERS CREED AND BREEN CELEBRATE FIFTH YEAR OF FOOD ACADEMY PROGRAMME...

    Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed TD and Minister for Trade, Business & Employment, EU Digital Single Market & Data Protection Pat Breen TD marked the fifth year of the Food Academy programme this week, which is expected to generate €50 million in sales annually for emerging Irish food producers within the next five years. ...

  • NEA Eoin Treacy

    28/05/2018

    Glanway Ltd represents County Kilkenny at National Enterprise Awards...

    Glanway Ltd, based in Belview port represented Kilkenny at the at the 2018 National Enterprise Awards in a competition organised by the Local Enterprise Offices at the Mansion House, Dublin on Thursday 24th May....

Case Studies

  • Glanway

    11/04/2017

    Glanway Ltd

    Glanway Ltd - An environmentally friendly solution of waste disposal from Belview port...

  • Conveyor Tech

    11/04/2017

    Conveyor Solutions

    Conveyor Solutions - Technical solutions for the food and drinks industry from their Kilkenny city operation...

  • KK Cycling tours

    11/04/2017

    Kilkenny Cycling Tours

    Kilkenny Cycling Tours - A meandering way of sightseeing in the medieval city...

  • Yeco

    11/04/2017

    Screenforge T/A YECO

    YECO - Innovative software solutions for the music production industry AND county winners in the Best Start Up category of Irelands' Best Young Entrepreneur...

  • MyBio Ltd

    11/04/2017

    MyBio Ltd

    MyBio Ltd - Specialist products & services to the scientific research industry AND National Enterprise Award Winner!...

  • JS Remediation

    11/04/2017

    JS Remediation

    JS Remediation - International geotechnical and environmental land reclamation from Thomastown...

  • Bluebird Care

    11/04/2017

    Bluebird Care

    Bluebird Care - Providing people with care in the comfort of their own homes from their Kilkenny city offices...

  • paragon

    11/04/2017

    Paragon Business Systems

    Paragon Business Systems - Providing IT solutions and Integrated Management Systems to the hospitality industry from Purcellsinch ...

  • CDS Metal Products

    11/04/2017

    CDS Metal Products

    CDS Metal Products - The design, manufacture and installation of bespoke metal products from Ballyfoyle...

  • CHI Environmental

    11/04/2017

    CHI Environmental

    CHI Environmental - An environmentally friendly solution to construction industry waste from their Kilmacow plant...

  • Kilkenny City Tours

    11/04/2017

    Kilkenny City Tours

    Kilkenny City Tours - Travelling around the medieval city of Kilkenny by road train...

  • Irish Power & Process

    11/04/2017

    Irish Power & Process

    Irish Power & Process - Providing global pharma solutions from Stoneyford...

  • Intosport logo

    11/04/2017

    Intosport

    Are you Intosport? Providing sporting attire for over 20 years from Castlecomer...

  • Goatsbridge logo

    10/04/2017

    Goatsbridge

    Ireland's best known Trout farm - Goatsbridge in Thomastown and its 800 years of history...

  • Jerpoint Glass

    10/04/2017

    Jerpoint Glass

    Jerpoint Glass - High quality handmade crafted glassware from Stoneyford...

Our Partners

  • Kilkenny County Council
  • Enterprise Ireland
  • IT Carlow
  • Bord Bia
  • SEBIC