Sheelagh Daly

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La Défense business district in Paris. A recent report by the French high council for equality recommended that gender quotas be extended to senior management. Photograph: iStock

A discussion on gender quotas at the Irish Embassy in France’s seminar on women in business concluded that quotas work, targets don’t. In France, the(...)

 By introducing women-specific funding goals, Enterprise Ireland trebled the percentage of women-led high potential start-ups it is promoting, its entrepreneur manager Sheelagh Daly said. Photograph: iStock

Irish Ambassador to France Patricia O’Brien hosted a seminar in Paris on “how women are redefining the codes” in business on Friday morning. “We are(...)

Tom and Padraig Hennessy of Terra Liquid Minerals in Kildare, which won the 2018 National Enterprise Award.  Photograph: Martina Regan

An agri-business firm from Co Kildare that improves the health of cows through drinking water has won the National Enterprise Award for 2018. Terra L(...)

 Alice Carew, Lulls, from Mountrath Community School, Co. Laois with Sheelagh Daly, Chair of the Network of Local Enterprise Offices at the 16th annual   student enterprise national finals

The next generation of budding entrepreneurs battled against each other in Dublin on Wednesday in the annual student enterprise national finals with a(...)

Eamon Keane, founder of Dublin-based Xpreso software, was named Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur last year, winning a total €50,000 investment fund for his business.

The search is on for Ireland’s best young entrepreneurs, with the deadline for applications closing this Friday. The competition has a total prize fun(...)

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton: two thirds of all new jobs come from start-ups in their first five years of existence

Portable wind turbines, hydration bottles for runners and sprouting crops are among the shortlisted businesses for the inaugural Best Young Entreprene(...)