New Members 2016

The first 6 months has seen a huge increase in businesses joining the Chamber. Over 50 businesses joined in the first 6 months of the year. The Chamber now has a membership close to 400 businesses who in turn employ in excess of 37,000 employees.  We feel that the Chamber is an inclusive, active business…

Chamber Brexit Breakfast

Chamber Brexit Breakfast Osprey Hotel 7.30am Wednesday 13th July “Steering your business through uncharted Brexit waters” Guest Speaker Lucinda Creighton Lucinda Creighton is a barrister, former Irish Minister for European Affairs and Member of Parliament. She is an experienced political strategist and negotiator and now practices as a leading EU public affairs consultant. Chamber Members…

Athy’s ‘First Friday’ hears of Kildare Co. Council’s plans for urban design improvements

(L to R) Joe Boland (Kildare Co. Council, Director of Services – Environment), Grainne Shaffrey (Shaffrey Associates), Vivian Cummins (President, North Kildare Chamber of Commerce) and Patrick Shaffrey (Shaffrey Associates)   Despite the hot weather and the fact it was the start of the Bank Holiday weekend there was a great turnout of South Kildare…

June Athy ‘First Friday’

The next Athy Enterprise Network* ‘First Friday’ meeting will be held this Friday on the 3rd June 2016 in the Clanard Court Hotel with two short presentations   The first will be by Grainne and Paddy Shaffrey of Shaffrey Associates Urban Designers who will describe some of the ‘Public Realm’ improvement works being proposed by…

Notice of AGM 2016

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an annual general meeting of the company will be held at North Kildare Chamber Offices, Sallins Road, Naas Town Centre, Naas on the 21st June 2016 at 18:30 All 2016 members of the Chamber wecome AGM 2016 Notice to Members Draft Resolution to Adopt new Constitution and Rules and Regualtions_111440…

A Kildare Chamber Update

Members North Kildare Chamber has recommenced negotiations in recent months with Newbridge Chamber with a view to developing a single Chamber of Commerce for Co. Kildare. The process is being facilitated this time by an independent Arbitrator / Accredited Mediator recommended by Chambers Ireland. It is hoped that we will be in a position to…

Chamber CSR – Learn more about engaging in CSR practices

Chambers Ireland is delighted to offer SMEs with an interest in Corporate Social Responsibility the opportunity to engage with some of Ireland’s leading CSR practitioners. Members of Chambers Ireland’s CSR Policy Council have offered their time to meet with small or medium sized enterprises for a one-on-one CSR consultation and guidance session, offering members information…