Updated: 2011-03-14 10:58:15
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Sligo Student Enterprise Awards Final

The Sligo Student Enterprise Awards organised by Sligo County Enterprise Board were held in the Sligo Park Hotel with the Overall Winner going forward to the National Student Enterprise Awards Final, being held in the Croke Park Conference Centre in Dublin on April 14th 2011.

Times may be tough at the moment but clearly the spirit of enterprise is alive and well as five Sligo second-level schools produced 25 businesses for the event!  According to Stephen Walshe of Sligo County Enterprise Board, standards at the competition continue to rise each year.

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Corporate Social Responsibility Award:  Pictured receiving their ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’ Award are member of ‘Pamper Hampers’ mini-company from Ursuline College Sligo. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Katie Mc Hale, Doreen Wesby (Teacher), and Emily Moody
Corporate Social Responsibility Award: Pictured receiving their ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’ Award are member of ‘Pamper Hampers’ mini-company from Ursuline College Sligo. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Katie Mc Hale, Doreen Wesby (Teacher), and Emily Moody
Best Display Award:  Pictured receiving their ‘Best Display’ Award are members of ‘Tech-no-Logic’ mini- company from Mercy College Sligo. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Anne Gorby (Teacher), Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Lisa Coggins, Aisling Fitzsimmons, Lauren Sweeney, Gemma Parsons & Carol Carney
Best Display Award: Pictured receiving their ‘Best Display’ Award are members of ‘Tech-no-Logic’ mini- company from Mercy College Sligo. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Anne Gorby (Teacher), Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Lisa Coggins, Aisling Fitzsimmons, Lauren Sweeney, Gemma Parsons & Carol Carney
Best Report Award:  Pictured receiving their ‘Best Report’ Award are members of ‘Wander West Sligo’ mini-company from Jesus & Mary Secondary School, Enniscrone. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Liam Kiely (Judge), Colleen Roughneen (Teacher) & Siobhan Killcullen (Teacher) Front Row: (L-R) Jason Mc Guinness, Kieran Massie, Jonathan Conway & Stephen Crean
Best Report Award: Pictured receiving their ‘Best Report’ Award are members of ‘Wander West Sligo’ mini-company from Jesus & Mary Secondary School, Enniscrone. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Liam Kiely (Judge), Colleen Roughneen (Teacher) & Siobhan Killcullen (Teacher) Front Row: (L-R) Jason Mc Guinness, Kieran Massie, Jonathan Conway & Stephen Crean
Runner-Up Award:  Pictured receiving their Runner-Up Award are members of ‘Beautiful & Green’ mini- company from Mercy College Sligo. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Caroline Carr (Teacher) & Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Niamh O’Donnell, Ciara Harte, Emma Nicholson, Claire Conlon & Ciara Mc Morrow
Runner-Up Award: Pictured receiving their Runner-Up Award are members of ‘Beautiful & Green’ mini- company from Mercy College Sligo. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Caroline Carr (Teacher) & Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Niamh O’Donnell, Ciara Harte, Emma Nicholson, Claire Conlon & Ciara Mc Morrow
Best Interview Award:  Pictured receiving their ‘Best Interview’ Award are members of ‘Helping Hand Books’ mini-company from Coola Post-Primary School. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Nicole Clancy, Irene Hennessy, Emer Mc Keon, Grainne O’Loughlin & Lorraine Hosey (Teacher)
Best Interview Award: Pictured receiving their ‘Best Interview’ Award are members of ‘Helping Hand Books’ mini-company from Coola Post-Primary School. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Nicole Clancy, Irene Hennessy, Emer Mc Keon, Grainne O’Loughlin & Lorraine Hosey (Teacher)
Pictured receiving their Overall Winner Award are members of the ‘Nothing in the Fridge’ mini-company from Ursuline College, Sligo. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Doreen Wesby (Teacher), Nicola Mc Manus (Judge) & Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Majella Walsh, Lauren O’Donovan, Leona Conway, Lauren Kelly & Leanne Watters
Pictured receiving their Overall Winner Award are members of the ‘Nothing in the Fridge’ mini-company from Ursuline College, Sligo. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Doreen Wesby (Teacher), Nicola Mc Manus (Judge) & Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Majella Walsh, Lauren O’Donovan, Leona Conway, Lauren Kelly & Leanne Watters
Pictured receiving their 3rd Place Award are members of ‘Sugradh’ mini-company from St. Mary’s College, Ballisodare. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Taryn Kelly (Teacher) & Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Joseph Mc Gowan, Aine Maxwell, Aoife Loftus, Patrick Carr, Darragh Downes & Stephen Sweeney
Pictured receiving their 3rd Place Award are members of ‘Sugradh’ mini-company from St. Mary’s College, Ballisodare. Back Row: (L-R) Stephen Walshe, Sligo County Enterprise Board, Nicola Mc Manus (Judge), Taryn Kelly (Teacher) & Liam Kiely (Judge) Front Row: (L-R) Joseph Mc Gowan, Aine Maxwell, Aoife Loftus, Patrick Carr, Darragh Downes & Stephen Sweeney