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26th Feb Aaron O'Grady - Dragons' Den Judge Sorcha Dunne

?We are delighted to announce that AARON O’Grady of Vision Creative Studios will be joining our Dragons’ Den panel on Saturday 27th February as our fifth and final Dragon!

?AARON is the Founder of Vision Creative Studios who are very kindly sponsoring our Dragons’ Den event and will be giving our lucky winner a cash prize of €1,000!

23rd Feb Dragons' Den - Group Numbers Niamh Lawlor (President)

Above are the group numbers for our Dragons' Den competition which will be taking place on February 27th.

We are delighted to announce that our winning team will receive a cash prize of €1,000.

Judges will be announced next week along with more details on the event!

23rd Feb Brian Mc Donald - Dragons' Den Judge Niamh Lawlor (President)

We are delighted to introduce our 4th judge for our Dragons' Den event, Brian Mc Donald! 

Brian will be joining our Dragons' Den panel on Saturday 27th February.

21st Feb John O'Sullivan - Dragons' Den Judge Niamh Lawlor (President)

We are delighted to announce that John O'Sullivan will be joining our Dragons' Den panel on February 27th! 

18th Feb Eamonn Quinn - Dragons' Den Judge Niamh Lawlor (President)

We are thrilled to announce that Eamonn Quinn will be joining our panel on February 27th as our second Dragon!

17th Feb Eleanor McEvoy - Dragons' Den Judge Niamh Lawlor (President)

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Eleanor McEvoy will be joining the panel on February 27th for our Dragons’ Den event!

Eleanor appeared as a dragoness on two seasons of RTE?’s Dragons Den. She is also the CEO of Budget Energy as well as being the ambassador for Entrepreneurship in NI.

Students will be given the opportunity to pitch their business ideas to Eleanor along with our 4 other judges who we will be announcing over the coming days!

10th Feb Dragons' Den Winner - Cash Prize €1,000! Niamh Lawlor (President)

We are delighted to announce that the winner of our Dragons’ Den competition on February 27th will receive a cash prize of €1,000! 

Entries are now open to ALL students at Maynooth University and you DO NOT have to be a member of our society to sign-up.

We can put you into a group of 3 if you’d like or if you wish to participate alone that is also allowed! If you want to gather 3 of your friends to form a group to enter then that is also allowed!

Let’s bring back the social element of college life that COVID has taken away from students and what better to do this than by entering our Dragons’ Den competition!

Click the link in our social links to get signed up or drop us an email if you have any questions!

9th Feb Pearse Flynn Sorcha Dunne

Pearse Flynn, CEO at Creditfix, will be joining us via zoom on Monday, February 22nd!

The Zoom link will be sent on the day.

9th Feb Bobby Healy Sorcha Dunne

Bobby Healy, CEO at Manna Drone Delivery, will be joining us via zoom on Monday, February 15th! 

The Zoom link will be sent on the day. 

3rd Feb Start-Up Weekend Sorcha Dunne

Start-Up Weekend Competition, held on January 30th-31st 2021, with Andy Mackin, Devan Hughes, and Paddy Finn. 

Aaron O'Grady - Dragons' Den Judge

Posted 26th Feb
Author Sorcha Dunne

?We are delighted to announce that AARON O’Grady of Vision Creative Studios will be joining our Dragons’ Den panel on Saturday 27th February as our fifth and final Dragon!

?AARON is the Founder of Vision Creative Studios who are very kindly sponsoring our Dragons’ Den event and will be giving our lucky winner a cash prize of €1,000!

Dragons' Den - Group Numbers

Posted 23rd Feb
Author Niamh Lawlor (President)

Above are the group numbers for our Dragons' Den competition which will be taking place on February 27th.

We are delighted to announce that our winning team will receive a cash prize of €1,000.

Judges will be announced next week along with more details on the event!

Brian Mc Donald - Dragons' Den Judge

Posted 23rd Feb
Author Niamh Lawlor (President)

We are delighted to introduce our 4th judge for our Dragons' Den event, Brian Mc Donald! 

Brian will be joining our Dragons' Den panel on Saturday 27th February.

John O'Sullivan - Dragons' Den Judge

Posted 21st Feb
Author Niamh Lawlor (President)

We are delighted to announce that John O'Sullivan will be joining our Dragons' Den panel on February 27th! 

Eamonn Quinn - Dragons' Den Judge

Posted 18th Feb
Author Niamh Lawlor (President)

We are thrilled to announce that Eamonn Quinn will be joining our panel on February 27th as our second Dragon!

Eleanor McEvoy - Dragons' Den Judge

Posted 17th Feb
Author Niamh Lawlor (President)

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Eleanor McEvoy will be joining the panel on February 27th for our Dragons’ Den event!

Eleanor appeared as a dragoness on two seasons of RTE?’s Dragons Den. She is also the CEO of Budget Energy as well as being the ambassador for Entrepreneurship in NI.

Students will be given the opportunity to pitch their business ideas to Eleanor along with our 4 other judges who we will be announcing over the coming days!

Dragons' Den Winner - Cash Prize €1,000!

Posted 10th Feb
Author Niamh Lawlor (President)

We are delighted to announce that the winner of our Dragons’ Den competition on February 27th will receive a cash prize of €1,000! 

Entries are now open to ALL students at Maynooth University and you DO NOT have to be a member of our society to sign-up.

We can put you into a group of 3 if you’d like or if you wish to participate alone that is also allowed! If you want to gather 3 of your friends to form a group to enter then that is also allowed!

Let’s bring back the social element of college life that COVID has taken away from students and what better to do this than by entering our Dragons’ Den competition!

Click the link in our social links to get signed up or drop us an email if you have any questions!

Pearse Flynn

Posted 9th Feb
Author Sorcha Dunne

Pearse Flynn, CEO at Creditfix, will be joining us via zoom on Monday, February 22nd!

The Zoom link will be sent on the day.

Bobby Healy

Posted 9th Feb
Author Sorcha Dunne

Bobby Healy, CEO at Manna Drone Delivery, will be joining us via zoom on Monday, February 15th! 

The Zoom link will be sent on the day. 

Start-Up Weekend

Posted 3rd Feb
Author Sorcha Dunne

Start-Up Weekend Competition, held on January 30th-31st 2021, with Andy Mackin, Devan Hughes, and Paddy Finn. 

Upcoming Event 1
Only logged in / active Entrepreneurial Society members can book / attend this event
Alison Cowzer - East Coast Bakehouse
Starts:
Tue 2nd Mar at 18:00
Ends:
at 19:00
Cost:
FREE
VIRTUAL
Event

Alison Cowzer, Co-Founder and Director of East Coast Bakehouse and former Dragoness on RTÉ’s Dragons’ Den will be joining us this coming Tuesday, March 2nd at 5:30pm to kick off our Women in Business month! 

Looking forward to seeing you all there! ?

Alison Cowzer - East Coast Bakehouse

Starts Tue 2nd Mar at 18:00
Ends at 19:00
Cost FREE
Type VIRTUAL Event

Alison Cowzer, Co-Founder and Director of East Coast Bakehouse and former Dragoness on RTÉ’s Dragons’ Den will be joining us this coming Tuesday, March 2nd at 5:30pm to kick off our Women in Business month! 

Looking forward to seeing you all there! ?

About Entrepreneurial Society

Our mission is to connect students at Maynooth University who are passionate about entrepreneurship and innovation. We run networking events and an array of programmes that help students in any stage of their entrepreneurial journey.

Whether you are looking to get mentoring or funding for your Start-up by entering our Incubator Programme or maybe you want to connect with like-minded students at our Intervarsity events or you simply just want to learn from industry experts by coming along to our monthly guest speaker series, the Entreprenurial Society has something for everyone and we welcome members from all backgrounds. 

Events

Start-up Weekend - 30th-31st January

Dragons Den - 27th February

Intervarsity Event - Applications open February 10th

Incubator Programme - 24th April


We hope that you will join us on our journey to support entrepreneurial and innovative students here at Maynooth University!

Current Committee 4
President Niamh Lawlor
Vice President Andrew Fahey
Treasurer Alan O'Donovan
Public Relations Officer SORCHA TERESA DUNNE

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