Bizfest is coming to the National Opera House

Bizfest launched at the National Opera House in Wexford.

Bizfest 2017


Now in its 4th year, Bizfest 2017 will be hosted by the south-east region Local Enterprise Offices and Enterprise Ireland. The event is sponsored by Bank of Ireland.  Bizfest aims to provide an opportunity for owners, managers and their key staff across Ireland to make connections while immersing themselves in the experience, entrepreneurial spirit and stories of entrepreneurs.

Bizfest has three elements. The first element is a networking lunch, the second is an exhibition area which introduces attendees to services which may benefit their business. The third element is a panel event featuring unique business people who have experience on the local, national and international stage.  This year’s panel includes Julie Sinnamon CEO of Enterprise Ireland, Patsy Carney CEO of Eirgen, Jim Hughes CEO of Innovate and Paul Jacob Owner of Smart Storage. The event is hosted by Newstalk presenter and Wexford native, Ivan Yates.

Speaking about the event Tom Banville, Head of Enterprise at LEO Wexford on behalf of the South East Local Enterprise Office’s said; “The Local Enterprise Office Networking Events are popular and engaging events which generate much interest from businesses and help make connections happen. Which in turn develop key relationships, boost revenues and help maintain and create jobs”.

Bizfest 2017 is co-hosted by Bank of Ireland and Andrew Owen, Branch Manager in Wexford added; We are delighted to support Bizfest 2017 and would encourage all businesses from the area to participate in the event which will provide them with a fantastic opportunity to make connections with their peers across the country who will attend this event”.

Bizfest takes place in the National Opera House in Wexford on Wednesday 21st June. Book your FREE ticket to Bizfest here.

Pictured at the launch of Bizfest in the National Opera House above were Tom Banville (LEO Wexford), Ann Byrne (LEO Carlow), Andrew Owen (Bank of Ireland, Wexford), Ivan Yates (Bizfest 2017 MC), Mary Walsh (LEO Kilkenny), Brian Fives (Enterprise Ireland) and Jim Hughes (Innovate).