National Women`s Enterprise Day 2023

NWED 2023

National Women's Enterprise Day 2023 – Midlands Region Event (Laois, Longford, Offaly and Westmeath)

Hear inspiring journeys and consider your own route to success over lunch at Castle Durrow Country House Hotel, Durrow, Co. Laois.

Date:           Thursday, October 19th 2023

Venue:        Castle Durrow Country House Hotel, Durrow, Co. Laois.

Time:           9:45am-1.00pm (Followed by Lunch)

This event, hosted by the Local Enterprise Offices Laois, Longford, Offaly & Westmeath offers an exciting opportunity for participants to learn key tips from the experiences and journeys of all the speakers to apply to the running of their own businesses.

Theme:        `Empowering Business Together`

Schedule of Events:        

9:30am – 9:50am: Registration and light refreshments

10:00am – 1.00pm: Business event of speakers and cookery demonstration

1:00pm – 2:00pm: 3 course lunch will be served with networking opportunity

Keynote Speaker – Terry Prone 

Terry Prone is Ireland’s most successful businesswoman. She’s been at the top of highly successful businesses for fifty years.  One of the founders of The Communications Clinic, having previously been one of the founders of Carr Communications, which she drove to household name status and exporting of services to 17 countries worldwide, she now chairs The Communications Clinic.

 Cookery Demo - Darina Allen, Ballymaloe Cookery School and author of 20 cookbooks

 Guest Speaker - Anna May McHugh, National Ploughing Association MD

 Leading Light - Kelly Ging – Kelly Lou Cakes (

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