Sheehy Motor Group to host vehicle technician apprenticeship evening

Sheehy Motor Group, are delighted to announce the launch of their new automotive “Apprenticeship PLUS Programme”.  As a multi-franchise dealership with locations in both Kildare and Carlow, the company recognises the key role that apprenticeships play in ensuring the development of future skills for an evolving industry and in particular for the Automotive Technician. With…

Chambers for Europe – Election an Opportunity for Ireland to Ensure its place at heart of EU

Ahead of the European Parliament elections taking place this May, County Kildare Chamber and a delegation of Chamber’s from across Ireland with Chambers Ireland this week launched its “Chambers for Europe” manifesto in Brussels.   Speaking after the two day visit to Brussels, County Kildare Chamber Chief Executive Allan Shine called on businesses and their…

Cheltenham entries heading to Naas for annual Paddy Power Cheltenham Trials Day

Racegoers will be treated to some clues for the Cheltenham Festival – both on the track and off the track – at Naas Racecourse on Sunday. Each of the four runners for the WhatOddsPaddy? Chase hold Cheltenham Festival entries with the Gordon Elliott-trained Doctor Phoenix bidding for back to back victories in the Grade 3 contest.  Doctor Phoenix…

SUPERMODELS AND PLAYBOY

SUPERMODELS AND PLAYBOY-THE EVOLUTION OF SEX SYMBOLS Newbridge Silverware and the free to enter Museum of Style Icons (MOSI) has just launched a new photographic exhibition that charts the evolution of some of the world’s most iconic sex symbols. Entitled, ‘Supermodels and Playboy- The Evolution of Sex Symbols’ it features original signed photographs and Playboy…

Trade Mission to Scotland by four Irish Chambers and Donegal Businesses 3-5th April 2019.

County Kildare Chamber, South Dublin Chamber, Fingal Dublin Chamber, Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Chamber  and a delegation of Donegal Businesses supported by Udaras na Gaeltacht are undertaking a joint trade mission to Scotland.   This Trade Mission is part of our response to Brexit. Chambers will be bringing local SME’s to Scotland to see first-hand the…

Kildare entrepreneurs urged to chase €2 Million Investment Fund

Kildare entrepreneurs urged to chase €2 Million Investment Fund for Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur 2019   Minister Heather Humphreys and Minister Pat Breen, along with previous winners, call on all young entrepreneurs to enter IBYE 2019 through the Kildare Local Enterprise Office.   Heather Humphreys T.D., Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation together with Pat…

Permanent TSB and County Kildare Chamber join forces

Maurice Fitzpatrick, SME Business Manager PTSB, Susan Harte Territory Sales Manager Kildare PTSB and Brian Campbell Senior Field Consultant with PTSB County Kildare Chamber this morning announced a sponsorship deal with Permanent TSB which will see PTSB sponsor all network mornings and business lunches in 2019 which the Chamber host.  Allan Shine said, “ We…

Lancaster enthralls guests at Chamber business breakfast

County Kildare Chamber hosted their January Business Breakfast sponsored by Permanent TSB on Friday 25th in The Glenroyal Hotel, Maynooth with 360 business attendees in attendance.  Stuart Lancaster, Leinster Rugby Senior Coach gave a presentation on the pursuit of excellence which had so many parallels to the passion of sport and the power of business.…

New Frontiers Programme 2019

The Institute of Technology Carlow in collaboration with Waterford Institute of Technology and Enterprise Ireland is currently recruiting for its 2019 New Frontiers Programme for Entrepreneurs.   The intensive training and support programme provides desk space, mentoring, business master classes, networking plus €15,000 in financial support to accelerate business start-ups.   New Frontiers is scheduled…