Drogheda’s ‘The Mill’ digital hub is home to 33 businesses with net wages of €2M A study by economist Jim Power of Vodafone & SIRO’s national Gigabit Hub Initiative reveals that a digital hub in every county in Ireland could generate over 1,000 new businesses. Study shows creation of smart working opportunities in Ireland regions … Continue reading “DROGHEDA DIGITAL HUB GENERATES €3.75 MILLION AND SUPPORTS 78 NEW JOBS, ACCORDING TO A NEW ECONOMIC REPORT FROM VODAFONE IRELAND”

M1 Payments Corridor is recruiting

The M1 Payments Corridor has an ambitious vision for the M1 region from Dublin to Belfast to become a very significant hotbed of innovation capitalising on the widespread opportunities created within the new eCommerce payments landscape as it converges with wider fintech. In partnership with InterTrade Ireland, Louth County Council, and our member companies, we … Continue reading “M1 Payments Corridor is recruiting”

Fintech CoderDojo – Open day & Launch of

The theme of the dojo is Fintech and Digital as we develop projects relating to payments and fintech. The project will need participants with different skills including coding, project management, and digital communication (graphics, video & social media). For example, it takes one set of skills to set up a website or app, and then … Continue reading “Fintech CoderDojo – Open day & Launch of”

Drogheda BID – Deadline 19th September

Over the coming weeks Drogheda’s rate payers will have an opportunity to vote for the LOVEDROGHEDA BID proposal 2020 – 2025. Ballots for the BID plebiscite have gone out by post to all rate payers on 26th August and must be returned to Council offices in Dundalk by 19th September at 5pm. A working group of Drogheda rate … Continue reading “Drogheda BID – Deadline 19th September”

Drogheda’s Young Innovators beat memory loss by using music

On Friday, 17th May, the Drogheda Young Innovators (DYI) Competition Final for secondary school students took place at Coca-Cola International Services offices in Southgate Shopping Centre. Fifteen shortlisted projects were reviewed in detail by the judges from Coca-Cola International Services, Fitz Scientific, State Street, and The Mill Enterprise Hub. The overall winners were a team … Continue reading “Drogheda’s Young Innovators beat memory loss by using music”

Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition 2019 Briefing

Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition 2019 Briefing Wednesday, 8th May 2019, 9am-10am Find out more about what the Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition 2019 can do for your fund raising activity. This Seedcorn briefing is aimed at assisting companies to become investor ready and who are interested in entering the Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition 2019 The briefing … Continue reading “Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition 2019 Briefing”

Smart Business Workshops

Would you like to maximise your business through your people and technology?The Small Firms Association and Vodafone have partnered to help businesses grow, scale and succeed in a changing business environment. Alongside Abodoo, Vodafone will share the benefits of smart or flexible working and how to implement it in your business to increase productivity and … Continue reading “Smart Business Workshops”

Illuminate 2019 Course Content

Who is delievering the programme? DCU Ryan Academy is a non-profit, partnership between Dublin City University and the Ryan Family that aims to be the leading supporter of entrepreneurs and innovation in Ireland. They currently deliver the Female High Fliers Programme which is an accelerator programme for female led startups which specifically addresses the challenges facing … Continue reading “Illuminate 2019 Course Content”

“Illuminate” Female Entrepreneurship Programme Launch

 Course Start: 18 February 2019 Course End: 8 April 2019   On Monday, 10th December, The Mill Enterprise Hub launched the Boyne Valley / M1 ‘Illuminate’ Female Entrepreneurship Programme in Drogheda. The programme is delivered by the DCU Ryan Academy and is a Fetac-accredited course aimed at entrepreneurs seeking to develop their business. Guest speakers on the day included Anne … Continue reading ““Illuminate” Female Entrepreneurship Programme Launch”

‘Making Stuff up for a LIving’ – Oisín McGann , Refresh Boyne Talk

‘Making Stuff Up for a Living’ – Oisin Mc Gann Born in Dublin, Oisín McGann spent his childhood there and in Drogheda, County Louth where he studied at St.Olivers Community College. Refresh Boyne and The Mill are delighted to have him back in Drogheda for this talk. He studied at Ballyfermot Senior College and Dun … Continue reading “‘Making Stuff up for a LIving’ – Oisín McGann , Refresh Boyne Talk”