A celebration on Thursday 30th May to mark the end of the 2013 Greenshoots Programme at Macroom E Enterprise Centre.

An exhibition showcasing each business will take place from 2.00pm and afterwards, a short ceremony to celebrate this successful group of entrepreneurs will begin at 3.30pm (see event format below).

From September 2012, the following companies took part in an intensive programme comprising business training on key essential areas like marketing, business planning, finance and market research. Business coaching and personal development were also offered, along with expert mentoring and all the benefits of working within the supportive environment of the centre and its people.

This will be a really positive event and aims to highlight Cork’s small business success stories. All are welcome to attend. Please rsvp to ccostello@macroom-e.com


2.00pm – 3.30pm: Showcase
An exhibition in the foyer of Macroom E Enterprise Centre to showcase the companies that have taken part in the 2013 Greenshoots Programme. Come along to meet the owners and find out more!
Refreshments will be served.

3.30pm: Awards

o Welcome & Introduction – Catherine Costello, GS Programme Manager

o Address by Cllr. Owen McCarthy, Mayor of Macroom

o Address by Cllr. Barbara Murray, Mayor of the County of Cork

o Screening of Greenshoots Video, produced during the 2013 programme

o An insight into the life of a Greenshoots company: Con Finucane of Oscon Telecom will give a short talk on his experience of Greenshoots

o Address by Mr Ger Power, Chairperson of Macroom E

o Official launch of Greenshoots 2014

o Key note speech & presentation of awards: Mr Denis Collins, Global Executive IBM and Chairperson it@Cork

5.00pm CLOSE