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business development team

buzzquarter digital enterprise officer

BuzzQuarter is resourced by a Digital Enterprise Officer who will provide a tangible link between studio clients and existing creative digital players and stakeholders across Ireland. The Digital Enterprise Officer will identify and facilitate the creation of opportunities for BuzzQuarter clients to provide services to the animation, creative and digital media industry, helping them to win business.The DEO will promote BuzzQuarter to the wider digital business community, creating connections and networks to promote the activities of BuzzQuarter to help the development and expansion of the studio, securing public relations opportunities, high level itineraries etc as the project evolves.

tipperary local enterprise office business support

provides a wide range of supports and services for start up, emerging and established businesses in County Tipperary. Supports include mentoring, training, financial, Micro Finance loans, On-Line Trading Vouchers, Technical Assistance to access overseas markets, R&D etc. Creative digital entrepreneurs locating at BuzzQuarter can expect to find an open door at LEO Tipperary where our team of enterprise development specialists will guide you through the setup and growth of your business.

Ita Horan
Ita HoranAssistant Head of Enterprise
0761 066224
ita.horan@tipperarycoco.ie
Mary Ryan
Mary RyanSenior Enterprise dev. Officer
067 44573
mary.ryan@tipperarycoco.ie
Michael Begley
Michael BegleyBusiness Advisor
0761 066221
michael.begley@tipperarycoco.ie
Anthony Fitzgerald
Anthony FitzgeraldBusiness Development Officer
052 6187428
anthony.fitzgerald@tipperarycoco.ie
Ita Horan
Ita HoranAssistant Head of Enterprise
0761 066224
ita.horan@tipperarycoco.ie
Mary Ryan
Mary RyanSenior Enterprise dev. Officer
067 44573
mary.ryan@tipperarycoco.ie
Michael Begley
Michael BegleyBusiness Advisor
0761 066221
michael.begley@tipperarycoco.ie
Anthony Fitzgerald
Anthony FitzgeraldBusiness Development Officer
052 6187428
anthony.fitzgerald@tipperarycoco.ie

The TLEO Support Team can be contacted at:
Tel No: +353 761 065000
Email: leo@tipperarycoco.ie
Web: www.localenterprise.ie/tipperary

enterprise ireland support

If you are starting a high potential and internationally focused business, Enterprise Ireland’s HPSU team provides hands-on support and advice to entrepreneurs and early stage companies that are considered by Enterprise Ireland to have an innovative product, service or technology, and have the potential to achieve international sales and create employment. If you have a business proposition with international sales potential or are currently raising investment for your startup venture then why not talk to Enterprise Ireland’s key contact in Tipperary, Catherine Hogan.

Catherine Hogan
Catherine HoganSenior Regional Development Executive
061 777009

LIT business support

Derek Blackweir has been working with in LIT Enterprise & Innovation since 2013 and is now the LIT Tipperary – Innovation & Enterprise Manager. He manages the QUESTUM Acceleration Centre in Clonmel and the Thurles Chamber Enterprise Centre in Thurles. Derek has successfully run a number of LIT enterprise programmes targeted at both start-up companies and established business looking to take on new challenges. Gillian Barry is Head of Innovation and Enterprise.

Gillian Barry
Gillian BarryLIT Head of Innovation & Enterprise
gillian.barry@lit.ie
+353 61 293 151
Derek Blackwier
Derek BlackwierInnovation & Enterprise Manager
derek.blackweir@lit.ie
+353 504 28027

LIT technical support

Eamon Dalton

John Hannafin

buzzquarter questum entrepreneur in residence

Tom Brennan – co-founded Waterford based EirGen Pharma in 2005. The company now employ over 250 highly skilled personnel at their US FDA approved facility in Waterford which exports pharmaceuticals to almost 50 countries worldwide. In May 2015, EirGen Pharma were acquired by Miami based NASDAQ listed OPKO Health Inc. Tom is also a founder shareholder of specialist healthcare Stability Storage company Q1 Scientific which is growing rapidly. He is also a board member of machine vision and automation specialists Crest Solutions and a board member of The National Maternity Hospital (Holles St.) Foundation.

mentor panel

This is currently being put together, but mentors will be selected based on their specialist skillsets in the areas of digital media, animation, film production etc … We are delighted to have Donal O’Ceilleachair founder of Anú Pictures, confirmed as the first BuzzQuarter mentor.
Donal O’Ceilleachair, founder Anú Pictures – an independent film production company established by New York and Ireland based filmmaker Dónal Ó Céilleachair to synthesize over 25 years of experience across the independent film landscape. Donal’s film The Camino Voyage is currently showing across a number of independent Irish film and art festivals.
Donal O’Ceilleachair
donaloc@anupictures.com


+353 86 244 1507

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