Category Archives: Business & Business Supports

Waterford Student Enterprise final broadcast

The Waterford Student Enterprise final will be broadcast on Thursday March 10th at 11am. The final will be broadcast live on the Local Enterprise Office’s Facebook page and YouTube account, see link below. Every year approximately 29,000 students participate in … Continue reading

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CLOSING THIS WEEK : Shop Front Improvement Scheme 2022

Waterford Council has now opened applications for the 2022 Shop Front Improvement Scheme to support city and town centre businesses in improving their shop front aesthetic. As part of this scheme Waterford will cover 50% of the costs for successful … Continue reading

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Waterford Businesses encouraged to take advantage of Local Enterprise Week

Businesses across Waterford are being encouraged to take advantage of the array of events and topics at this year’s Local Enterprise Week.  The initiative of the Local Enterprise Offices takes place from the 7th to 11th March with over 220 … Continue reading

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Shop Front Improvement Scheme 2022

Waterford Council has now opened applications for the 2022 Shop Front Improvement Scheme to support city and town centre businesses in improving their shop front aesthetic. As part of this scheme Waterford will cover 50% of the costs for successful … Continue reading

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Local Enterprise Office Waterford announces programme for Local Enterprise Week 2022

Local Enterprise Office Waterford announces programme for Local Enterprise Week 2022 Waterford Local Enterprise Office has announced a programme of 26 events during Local Enterprise Week 2022, taking place for Waterford City and County businesses from March 7th to March … Continue reading

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Showcase beckons for Waterford craft and design companies

Waterford’s craft and design industry will have strong representation at this year’s Showcase Creative Expo, which takes place from February 27th to March 2nd in The RDS in Dublin. Showcase, Ireland’s Creative Expo is now the foremost place for retailers … Continue reading

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Local Enterprise Office Waterford clients created nearly 300 jobs in 2021

LOCAL ENTERPRISE OFFICE WATERFORD, NOW SUPPORTING 280 SMALL BUSINESSES AND 1,199 JOBS ACCORDING TO NEW FIGURES 289 new jobs created in 2021 Net employment gain of 108 in 2021 280 total small businesses employing 1,199 people supported by LEO Waterford … Continue reading

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Local Enterprise Office Waterford awards over 1 Million in Grant Aid to local business in 2021

The Local Enterprise Office in Waterford released its 2021 grant aid figures last week. €886,189 in financial grants were approved in 2021 to 32 applicants, with a further 95 businesses being approved Trading Online Vouchers to value of €192,609.  This … Continue reading

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Local Enterprise Office launches Waterford’s first Student Enterprise Website

Dozens of local student businesses are now being promoted on the new website For the first time ever there is a one stop shop for access to all student businesses in Waterford for the 2021/22 Student Enterprise Programme. Photo by … Continue reading

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