Major women’s networking event for Ballina

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Promoting entrepreneurship amongst women is the aim of a major networking event being held in Ballina today.

Some of Ireland’s most successful businesswomen will gather in the Lakeside Hotel, as part of National Women’s Enterprise Day.

Chanelle McCoy of Dragon’s Den is the key speaker at the event, which will also hear from a host of other key influencers in Ireland, including Celia Holman Lee, Catherine Duffy – Senior Vice President of Northern Trust Limerick and Margaret O’Connor- Managing Director at Quigley’s Bakery.

Head of Enterprise at Clare LEO Paraic McElwee is part of the Midwest Steering Committee for the event.

He explains what the event is all about.