Top Business Leaders to Mentor Ambitious Companies: Register Today for The Entrepreneur Exchange

The Entrepreneur Exchange: The Radisson Hotel, Rosses Point, Sligo on Thursday, 27 and Friday, 28 November 2014.

Some of the country’s most successful business leaders are making themselves available to work with SMEs who want to expand and grow their business.

The event is an opportunity for businesses, ready to take the next step, to gain invaluable advice from some of the biggest names in business, who will share their knowledge and experience of developing a business on a global stage.

The programme provides entrepreneurs like you the opportunity to have formal one-to-one sessions with these successful business leaders as well as numerous informal networking opportunities over the course of an intense 24 hours.

In addition, there will be workshops on preparing your business for a successful exit, managing business and family life and telling your business’ story. There will also be advice from banking institutions, venture capital investors and the Halo Business Angels Partnership.

The following are the Business Leaders who have confirmed their participation: –

Aaron Forde, Chief Executive Officer, Aurivo Co-operative Society Limited
Andy Rogers, KSG, KMCO, Chairman, Premium Golf Brands Ltd.,
Aoife Porter, Digital Marketer, Bua Marketing,
Bairbre Meehan, Managing Director, Vention Medical Ireland
David Kiely, Jennings O’Donovan & Partners, Director
Fergal Broder, CEO LotusWorks
Frank Boyle, ProTek Medical
Gary Kennedy, Chairman of Greencore Group plc; and Green REIT plc;
George Mullan, SIS Group
Gerard Barry, Founder and ex CEO of Fintrax Group Holdings Ltd.,
Gillian Buckley, Investment Manager, Western Development Commission (WDC)
John Daly, Managing Director, Ireland Food
John O’Shaughnessy, Chairman and Co-Founder Neuravi, Chairman of  Vistamed, Cambus Medical and Founder and CEO of Mednova.
John Purdy, Chief Executive Officer, Ergo
Liam Griffin, Chairman, Griffin Hotel Group
Michael Dawson, Gift Voucher Shop
Niall Tracey, Growth Drivers
Niall Tracey, Growth Drivers  & Group CEO of NetWatch
Professor Thomas M. Cooney, (B.Comm, MBA, PhD, MMII, MCIM, FIMCA) Professor in Entrepreneurship at the Dublin Institute of Technology
Sean Hannick, Managing Director of Killala Precision Components
Tommy Griffith, Founder & CEO, PEL Waste Reduction Equipment
Tommy Higgins, Chairman, Access Media

Full details are available on theentrepreneurexchange.ie/#entrepreneurs

The Entrepreneur Exchange takes place at the Radisson Hotel, Sligo on November 27th and 28th, from lunchtime to lunchtime. It costs €295 per person including accommodation, all meals and a gala dinner.

To apply, complete the application form available on www.theentrepreneurexchange.ie and send it to info@sligochamber.ie. The closing date for applications is Saturday, November 8th, 2014. Applicants will be chosen by their suitability to the programme and, following shortlisting and/or an interview, 24 will be selected to participate.