Dulann Ltd wins top county enterprise award


Dulann Ltd, a software business providing elearning solutions from Wexford is this year’s winner of the Wexford Enterprise Award for 2020, Local Enterprise Office Wexford has announced.

Dulann took the top prize of €1,000 and will now represent Local Enterprise Office Wexford at the 22nd National Enterprise Awards in the Mansion House in Dublin in May.

Dulann.com provides complete eLearning solutions via a seamless and cost-effective cloud platform to organisations and government departments that wish to significantly reduce training costs and at the same time improve customer service and operational standards. The company brings together over 40 Years of management experience and was co-founded by Damian Donlon & Matthias Kausch. They currently employ seven staff.

Dulann Ltd will now be competing against 30 other finalists from every local authority area for a share of the €40,000 prize fund as national judging gets underway in April. Categories this year include ‘Best Export Business,’ ‘Future Focus’ and ‘Innovation,’ in addition to eight regional awards.


In 2019, Harte Outdoor Lighting from New Ross, won the South East Regional Award.

The Wexford Enterprise Awards took place as part of a very successful Local Enterprise Week programme of events. There were over 300 events taking place across the country, run by the 31 Local Enterprise Offices from March 2nd to 6th.

Speaking during Local Enterprise Week Liz Hore, Head of Enterprise with Local Enterprise Office Wexford said: “For the last two decades, the National Enterprise Awards have celebrated homegrown success stories from every corner of Ireland, putting their achievements into the national spotlight. And at the 2020 National Enterprise Awards, we are delighted to be represented by Dulann Ltd, yet another home grown success story. We were particularly impressed by their business strategy and their success in both the domestic and export markets/ and we wish them continued success with their expansion plans.”

Local Enterprise Week is organised every year by the Local Enterprise Offices and supported by Enterprise Ireland, local authorities and the Government of Ireland.

For all information and media requests around the County Enterprise Awards or Local Enterprise Week, please contact your Local Enterprise Office Wexford on 053 9196023 or email breege.cosgrave@leo.wexfordcoco.ie

National Enterprise Awards 2020

Award Categories and Prize Fund

The 2020 National Enterprise Awards take place on Thursday, May 28th in the Mansion House in Dublin and are organised by the Local Enterprise Offices

  • Overall Winner, National Enterprise Awards 2020 (Cash Prize for business: €10,000)
  • Best Export Award (Cash Prize for business: €5,000)
  • Best Innovation Award (Cash Prize for business: €5,000)
  • Future Focus (Cash Prize for business: €5,000)
  • Eight Runner-Up Winners (Cash Prize for business: €2,000 each)

Runner Up Regions:

  • Dublin City, Fingal, Dún Laoghaire- Rathdown and South Dublin 
  • Kildare, Laois, Offaly and Westmeath 
  • Wicklow, Wexford, Carlow and Kilkenny 
  • Louth, Meath, Cavan and Monaghan 
  • Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim and Longford 
  • Galway, Mayo and Roscommon 
  • Clare, Limerick, Kerry and Tipperary 
  • Cork City, South Cork, Cork North & West and Waterford