Events

We hold regular events at Enniscorthy & District Chamber, including our very popular Wake Up Wednesday Breakfast events.

“Wake Up Wednesday’s” B2B breakfast networking sessions

Enniscorthy & District Chamber successfully launched “AIB Wake Up Wednesday’s” B2B breakfast networking sessions, last summer. Theses networking sessions take place at 7.30am in the Chamber Offices at Portsmouth House the first Wednesday of each month.

Building relationships to grow your business and increase your personal network has never been more important. This is a networking opportunity in Enniscorthy to allow businesses to get to know each other, develop high quality relationships helping to facilitate lead generation and business referrals.

Why Attend?

Networking events give the members and non-members the opportunity to meet with like-minded business people to develop new business relationships and to raise your profile of your business.

The Objective:

  • To provide B2B Networking sessions for the business community in the Enniscorthy & District Area
  • To provide businesses with new business opportunities
  • To update businesses on issues relevant to their business

Cost:

  • Chamber Members €5 per person
  • Non-Members €10 per person

Pre-registration is required by emailing admin@enniscorthychamber.ie

What happens at the event?

7.30 am: Meet informally with tea and coffee
7.45 am: Introduction and welcome by President Maree Lyng or Vice President Michael O’Leary
7.50 am: An opportunity for members and guests to pitch their business in 60 seconds
8.15 am: 10 minute presentation by guest speakers
8.25 am: Referral passing, updates on 1-1 meetings/Guest invites/good news stories
8.35 am: Feedback opportunity
8.40 am: Formal close to meeting
8.40 am: 1 to 1 Informal networking commences

Dates, Speaker & Topic

Upcoming in 2018 

4th July Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Colum Donagher from Setv

5th September Wed 7.30 AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Aine Doyle from Simpli Marketing 

Further dates in 2018:

  • 3rd October
  • 7th November
  • 5th December  

Should you wish to reach a new network and speak at one of these events please contact 053 92 32006 or email admin@enniscorthychamber.ie

Previous Sessions

2018

6th June Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker John Murphy from John A Sinnott & Co Solicitors. Topic – Practical Legal Tips for Businesses

2nd May Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Breda Kearns from Employ Ability Topic- Job Carving. Louise Casey from Business in the Community was also a speaker in our event

4th April Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Theresa Smyth of the SME Team in AIB. Topic- General SME products, loans and business account opening

7th March Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Patricia Delaney of Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection  Topic- Employers Support Schemes – A look at what’s new and current for the employers incentives, this event takes place during National Jobs Week. Learn more here.

7th Feb Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office hosted by CEO Catriona Murphy a Networking Session: Bring a potential member and let’s network

2017

6th Dec Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Mark Rodgers of IT Carlow Topic- Innovation and New Product Design Vouchers

1st Nov Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Daniel O’Reilly of Busimind Topic- Inbound Marketing

4th Oct Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Jennie Frizelle of AdKc Web Design Topic- Importance of Good Digital Web

6th Sept Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Linda Thorpe of Mental Health Ireland Topic- Mental Health and Wellbeing

7th Jun Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker James Hogan of CIT Programme Manager Topic- Green Business

3th May Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Phil Walker of EcoCert Topic- Greening your Business

5th Apr Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Niamh Roche of The Nourishing Fairy Topic- Health in Mind & Body

1th Mar Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Margaret Murphy of Wexford County Council Topic- Resource efficiency

1th Feb Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Mags Boland of Bofin Consultancy Topic-  Positive Planning in Business

4th Jan Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Barry Dempsey of The Waterfront Topic- Fitness

 2016

 7th Dec Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Conor McCarthy of Virgin Media Topic- Virgin Media broadband update

2nd Nov Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Adrian Twomey of Advokat Topic- Employment Law

5th Oct Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Alan Maher of Maher Consultancy Topic- Customer Service

7th Sept Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – Enniscorthy & District Chamber Office guest speaker Calodagh McCumiskey of Spiritual Earth Topic- Mindfulness

6th July Wed 7.30am AIB Wake Up Wednesday – The Riverside Hotel Office guest speaker Catriona Murphy of Enniscorthy & District Chamber Topic- Elevator Pitch

See our full schedule of Wake Up Wednesday events, as well as the other networking events we have planned by clicking here.