Chamber News

 

International Women’s Day celebrated in Meath at popular networking event.

International Women’s Day celebrated in Meath at popular networking event.   International Women’s Day is the focal point for the first event this year of the Meath Women in Biz & Tech Network.   A key day in the calendar, it promises inspiring speakers, network building and, because it is in The Station House Hotel, Kilmessan, a delightful three course lunch in luxurious surroundings is provided.   “We are delighted that Minister Helen McEntee, who has led the way for women in her political career, is able to join us as we mark International Women’s Day 2024,” said Paula McCa...

Meath Business Owners Network - February Meeting 2024

Press release from Meath County Chamber 16.02.24 Meath Business Owners Network meet at Chamber House Last Friday, the 16th of February, the Meath Business Owners network met at Meath Chamber Buildings on Church Hill in Navan. This month members spotlight was on Terrence and Daniel McGivern of Runmyrecruitment.ie. They are dedicated to shaping the future of workforce management by connecting exceptional talent with outstanding opportunities. With an unwavering commitment to excellence, they specialize in both blue-collar and white-collar placements, offering a comprehensive range of permanent and temporary staffing solutions across a...

A&M News & Gifts, Kells - Voted Meath's Favourite Retailer!

Congratulations to A&M News & Gifts, Kells, who have been crowned Meath's Favourite Retailer! A&M have won a €500 Mí Meath Gift Card as Reward, which can be spent in 400+ outlets across County Meath.   Well done to all the other nominees and thanks to everyone who voted.  

October - Meath Business Owners Network meet at Chamber House

Meath Business Owners Network meet at Chamber House Last Friday, the 20th of October, the Meath Business Owners network met at Meath Chamber headquarters on Church Hill in Navan. This month members spotlight was on Charles Cosgrave of The Village Vets. Their mission is to make lives better through excellence in veterinary care while truly caring for the best interests of their patients, customers and colleagues. The meeting was chaired by Raymond Gibbons of BMS accounting. The Meath Business Owners Network starts with informal networking as business owners arrive at Chamber House. The networking aspect of the monthly meetings proves ve...

Harnessing the Power of Meta Ads to Plan your Festive Campaign

Last month, we teamed up with Meta to offer small businesses a training on how to harness the power of Meta ads as they plan their festive season campaigns. Catriona Callaghan from The Bunnery and Lorraine Heskin owner of Gourmet Food Parlour were guest speakers and brought valuable insights for everyday business campaigns.  The event was facilitated by Felicity McCarthy Meta Approved Trainer. 

County Meath Careers Expo - Live & Work in Meath, The Place & Space to Thrive!

County Meath Careers Expo Official Launch Live & Work in Meath, The Place & Space to Thrive! County Meath Chambers Careers Expo to highlight 100s of job opportunities.     THERE has never been a better time to work in Meath particularly for the tens of thousands of commuters who travel out of the County each day. With rising fuel costs and pressure to return to the office now is the time to explore the opportunities. The County Meath Chambers Careers Expo which takes place on Wednesday 11 October (2-8pm) in the Ardboyne Hotel Navan will provide hundreds of commuters with the opportunity to end this d...

Ground Investigations – Kildare Meath Grid Upgrade Project

Ground Investigations – Kildare Meath Grid Upgrade Project   Following the announcement that EirGrid has submitted a Strategic Infrastructure Development planning application to An Bord Pleanála for the project in April 2023, EirGrid has been preparing for Ground Investigations along the route.  These works are required to determine the presence of underground services, to identify the ground conditions, and to help design the layout and location of the proposed cable.    The Ground Investigations will be undertaken by experienced contractors, who will be supervised by EirGrid and their specialist en...

Meath Business Owners Network meet at Chamber House - June 2023

Press release from Meath County Chamber 23.06.2023 Meath Business Owners Network meet at Chamber House Last Friday the 23rd of June, the Meath Business Owners network met at Meath Chamber HQ on Church Hill in Navan. This month members spotlight was on Neil Skeffington, CEO of Novelplast in Gibbstown. The meeting was chaired by Paula McCaul of County Meath Chamber. The Meath Business Owners Network starts with informal networking as business owners arrive at Chamber House. The networking aspect of the monthly meetings proves very beneficial to business owners who can connect with other like-minded attendees on the morning. The...

County Meath Chamber React to Temporary Closure Announcement at New Boliden Tara Mines

Paula McCaul, CEO County Meath Chamber on the recent announcement of the temporary closure of New Boliden Tara MInes    “This is a seismic event for Co. Meath, one which sent shockwaves across the county.  Naturally, our concerns are for the financial and emotional implication on the families involved.    In terms of the ripple effect on business, Tara Mines plays a vital role in our local economy and any closure, however temporary, will affect hundreds of support jobs who rely heavily on Tara Mines for their business and the retail and hospitality sector who depend heavily on local spend.  It&...

National Award Nomination for the Apprenticeship Expo in ‘Best Partnership For Business'

County Meath Chamber are delighted to share that The Apprenticeship Expo has been shortlisted for a National Award in the ‘Best Partnership For Business’ category.  Results will be announced tomorrow!    Running since 2020, The Apprenticeship Expo is the largest event of its kind, showcases the hundreds of Earn ‘n’ Learn opportunities that exist through apprenticeship in Ireland.  Organised and managed by County Meath Chamber with huge support from a host of local and national employers, The Regional Skills Training Centre Dundalk, LMETB, Meath County Council, New Boliden Tara Mines, INTREO, R...