Lets Talk Business...

Let’s Talk Business…

The new Local Enterprise Office Westmeath located at the County Buildings in Mullingar opened to the public on April 15th 2014. This office represents the amalgamation of the services of Westmeath County Enterprise Board into Westmeath County Council.

LEO Westmeath will build on work already done by Westmeath County Enterprise Board and will continue to assist people setting up and growing their businesses. The existing staff of Westmeath County Enterprise Board will be working in the new Local Enterprise Office. The team from Westmeath County Enterprise Board are now operating under this new brand, as a department of Westmeath County Council.

The Local Enterprise Office is a new national resource, staffed with professional people with business training and experience to assist budding entrepreneurs and existing businesses in every county in Ireland.

The local Enterprise Office Westmeath will:

  • Provide direct financial supports to micro businesses*. Micro Enterprises are businesses with 10 or less employees.   
  • Advise on a range of alternative funding options available.
  • Offer business information, advisory services and enterprise support.
  • Deliver high-quality training to meet the needs of business including; Start Your Own Business, Managing Your Business e.g. Marketing, Sales, Financial Management, Strategy and Business Planning.
  • Offer mentoring support
  • Guide businesses to the services most relevant to support the growth and development of their business.
  • Connect businesses with appropriate State resources for your business.

www.localenterprise.ie/westmeath  is the new client-focused website providing information about all national and local supports and events for local business.

Local Enterprise Office Westmeath can be contacted on its new phone number 044 9332000 or by email on localenterprise@westmeathcoco.ie