Enterprise Ireland and Network Ireland, in collaboration with the Local Enterprise Offices and The Entrepreneurs Academy, have joined forces for the 2017 Fuelling Ambition ‘Steps to Success’ Roadshow. Visiting Wicklow, Kilkenny, Laois, Cavan, Sligo, Clare and Mayo, the Roadshow is aimed at women in business and potential female entrepreneurs, and will showcase inspiring stories of female success.

Building on the successful ‘Fuelling Ambition’ initiative introduced in 2016, this year’s roadshow will introduce an Elevator Pitch competition with a prize package worth €4,000 at each location including:

  • 10 sessions with Enterprise Ireland Mentors and attendance at Enterprise Ireland’s Excel at Export Selling training programme.
  • Annual membership of Network Ireland.
  • Leadership training programme with the Entrepreneurs Academy, a national entrepreneur development organisation that has trained and supported 30,000 start-ups and small businesses.


The schedule for the “Fuelling Ambition” Roadshows is as follows:


For further information, please contact:

Sarita Johnston

Manager – Female Entrepreneurship

Enterprise Ireland

East Point Business Park

Dublin 3

Aisling Ahern

Development Executive

High Potential Start Up (HPSU)

Enterprise Ireland

Aisling Ahern