Entries by SWIBN

National Women’s Enterprise Day

16 members of our network put their best foot forward at National Women’s Enterprise Day November 20th 2009, www.nwed.ie. Jo Fairley told us the story of Green and Blacks chocolate […]

Six month review

Membership is up 34% in the first 6 months of the newly re-formed Sligo Women in Business Network. With funding from the County Enterprise Board, its free monthly events at […]

Demystifying Innovation for SME’s

Toby Scott www.pentacle.ie, created a practical 90 minute workshop for members. He focussed on cutting edge innovation techniques that could be applied to small businesses, immediately. Toby is a proponent […]


Successful Donegal entrepreneur Jenni Timoney, of Doolittle Foods came to tell us her story. How a cafe owner (with no specific business training) in Donegal town makes and delivers 8,000 […]

Coffee House evening

Martina Henry hosted an aromatic event at KoKo Latte, Quayside, Sligo. Like all great coffee houses, conversation was the focus for this social summer gathering. To ensure the evening had […]

Social Networking and Conversation Marketing

Johnny Beirne www.johnnybeirne.com introduced members to social networking and conversation marketing in a masterclass which aimed to highlight the revolution in of ‘word of mouse’ connections. The event prompted so […]

SWIBN re-launch May 2009

Photographer Carl Brennan/The Sligo Champion 35 businesswomen created a real buzz at the first meeting at the Glasshouse in May. Terri Scott , President of the IT arrived saying that […]