Local Enterprise Office

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16/11/2018Brexit Advisory Clinic Book online
16/11/2018270201 Instagram for Business Book online
20/11/2018126185 PR & Media Skills NEW Book online
22/11/2018018143 Environmental Health Association of Ireland EHAI Primary Course in Food Safety... Book online
27/11/2018270202 Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Bootcamp Advanced... Book online
04/12/2018126186 Labour Law and HR for Business NEW Book online

Latest News

  • Shop Local


    Tis the Season to #shopkilkenny

    #shopkilkenny initiative is designed to raise awareness of the many businesses on our doorstep this Christmas and remind shoppers that where we direct our spending shapes the future of where we live. ...

  • Mind magic


    Business Networking designed to Magic your Business...

    Keith Barry ,World’s Leading Mentalist to lead unique Business to Business Networking event in Institute of Technology Carlow....

  • NWED1


    National Women's Enterprise Day

    Over 100 female entrepreneurs from Kilkenny & Carlow celebrate ‘National Women’s Enterprise Day’...

  • 11/10/2018

    Is your Business Exposed to Brexit?

    The Local Enterprise Office will host their one –to-one Brexit Advisory Clinic on Thursday 25th October to assist owner mangers in assessing the risk posed by Brexit. ...

  • Rural


    Seminar - New Opportunities for Rural Areas...

    This seminar is aimed at presenting the latest developments at European level on renewable energy, energy efficiency, bioenergy and biobased enterprises and to see what opportunities exist. ...

  • NWED logo


    County Kilkenny to celebrate National Women’s Enterprise Day on October 18th ...

    Local Enterprise Office Kilkenny along with the neighbouring Local Enterprise Office in Carlow has planned a networking event for aspiring female entrepreneurs and female-led businesses across the 2 counties at Mount Juliet Estate, Thomastown on Thursday 18th October....

  • EEN Event


    EENGINEX - Engineering Meet the Buyer 20th & 21st November ...

    EENGINEX is being run over two days at the new, state of the art Combilift factory complex in Monaghan, where you will be given an opportunity to participate in a series of talks and factory tours, before engaging in pre-arranged meetings with a variety of senior engineering buyers from throughout Ireland and the EU....

  • 04/10/2018

    Brexit Loan Scheme: Addressing Challenges posed by Brexit...

    Brexit Loan Scheme: Addressing the Challenges that are posed by Brexit

  • Craic d


    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


    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


    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


    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....



    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


    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. ...

Case Studies

  • Glanway


    Glanway Ltd

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

  • Conveyor Tech


    Conveyor Solutions

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

  • KK Cycling tours


    Kilkenny Cycling Tours

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

  • Yeco


    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


    MyBio Ltd

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

  • JS Remediation


    JS Remediation

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

  • Bluebird Care


    Bluebird Care

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

  • paragon


    Paragon Business Systems

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

  • CDS Metal Products


    CDS Metal Products

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

  • CHI Environmental


    CHI Environmental

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

  • Kilkenny City Tours


    Kilkenny City Tours

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

  • Irish Power & Process


    Irish Power & Process

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

  • Intosport logo



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

  • Goatsbridge logo



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

  • Jerpoint Glass


    Jerpoint Glass

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

Our Partners

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