Case Studies

Local Enterprise Office Louth have a wide variety of supports we can offer to businesses, from those at start up stage to those ready to expand and export overseas. We have gathered together some Case Studies  of  clients we have worked with in recent years who talk about the how the supports they received helped them on their journey. Should you feel your business might benefit from similar supports please get in touch with us to see how we can help.

Ogam Aromatherapy

1. Ogam Aromatherapy - Caoimhe Carroll220

Established in 1996 Ogam Apothecary have grown their business from producing essential oils to now supplying pharmacy chains and outlets throughout Ireland. Read more of Caoimhe’s story here…..

The Juice Works

2. The Juice Works - Laura Armada-Buch220

Learn how a personal family situation led to Laura Armada creating a business which produces cold pressed juices from fruit and vegetables with no preservative. Read more of Laura’s story here…..


3. Tidings - Niamh Gillespie220

Internationally renowned print designer Niamh Gillespie initially started her business with a print collection but with the help of the LEO she created new products with an exclusive luxury range of stylish accessories sold in Ireland and the UK. Read more of Niamh’s story here …..

Listoke Distillery

7. Listoke Distillery - Bronagh Conlon 220

Serial entrepreneur Bronagh Conlon had a vision that Listoke Distillery and Gin School would produce a super-premium gin, in the heart of county Louth and export it to every corner of the globe Learn more about Read more of Bronagh’s story here….


6. Phytaphix - Dr Conor Kerley220

Dr. Conor Kerley has spent much of his life in research and with the help of the Local Enterprise Office initiated with a Start Your Own Business course Conor has now commercialised his research into a multi award winning plant base nutritional company. Learn more about Conor’s journey here ….

Digital Design & Consultancy

4. Digital Design _ Consultancy - Nathanael Cooney 220

Mechanical engineer Nathanael Cooney saw an opportunity with Building Information Modelling and how it could revolutionise the way architects and engineers design and present projects to clients, planners and construction teams. Read more of Nathaeal’s story here…..

Project Engineering

Project Engineer _ Colm O'Hagan

Project Engineering is an Ardee-based professional services firm founded by Colm O‘Hagan, providing expertise in Mechanical Product Development and Machinery Safety.Read more of their story here…..

Spoonful Botanical

Spoonful Botanical - Conor Grimes _ Jayne Gavin

Handmade in Co. Louth, Spoonful Botanical is an innovative blend of the highest quality herbs, spices, and fermented fruits which aims to support joint and overall health. Read more of founders Conor and Jayne’s story here …..

Drummond House Garlic

Drummond House Garlic - Marita Collier

Located in Baltray, Marita Collier started growing garlic on the family farm and now has a growing eco-friendly business supplying supermarkets and restaurants throughout Ireland. Read more of their story here …..