Izzy Keane

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Izzy Keane and Ailbhe Keane of Izzy Wheels with their company’s  Mickey Mouse Disney wheelchair wheel cover

Ailbhe and Izzy Keane, founders of Izzy Wheels, a company that creates fashionable covers for wheelchairs, have been named among the most talented wom(...)

Ailbhe and Izzy Keane, founders of Izzy Wheels, are shortlisted in the ‘rising innovators’ category

A record seven Irish female entrepreneurs have been shortlisted for prestigious European Union-backed innovation prizes. They have been selected from(...)

Izzy Wheels was founded by Galway sisters Izzy and Ailbhe Keane to help bridge the gap between disability and style

Izzy Wheels, a company founded by sisters Ailbhe and Izzy Keane, from Galway, has collaborated with Disney to create a range of bright and colourful s(...)

Nadine Reid: “I’m making sure I get fresh air, that I keep moving my body, keeping my space tidy and keeping my endorphins high.” Photo credit Barry Cronin

IZZY KEANE Izzy Keane (23) from Galway, built her business on colour and creativity. Izzy Wheels, the enterprise she co-founded with her sister Ailbh(...)

Izzy Keane with one of the new barbie dolls and their Izzy x Barbie wheelchair

Click on the Izzy Wheels website and you might think you’ve landed upon the Hermès of wheelchairs. The wheelchair spoke covers by Izzy Wheels are “mas(...)

Izzy and Ailbhe Keane, founders of Izzy Wheels and winners of the 2017 Accenture Leaders of Tomorrow competition, with Alastair Blair, Country Managing Director, Accenture Ireland. Photograph: Shane O’Neill

Now in its 10th year, the Accenture Leaders of Tomorrow competition is firmly established as Ireland’s premier platform for student start-ups and entr(...)

Izzy Wheels came up with the idea of creative spoke guards to allow wheelchair users to express themselves. Photograph: Shane O’Neill Photography

Two Galway sisters who came up with the idea of creating customised spoke guards for wheelchairs have won this year’s Accenture Leaders of Tomorrow co(...)