Pictured are Entrepreneurs with volunteer interview panel: Jenine McIlroy, Business Adviser; Fiona McCoy, First Trust; Rhonda Lynn, Mid & East Antrim Council; Greg McKinley, The Gallaher Trust The interview panel would like to wish all the entrepreneurs every success.
David Robinson is preparing to launch Pet Diary Ltd. Pet Diary will provide a pet food, toys, accessories, vet prescription collection and delivery service direct to the customers door. The £500 Seed fund has been used to support the renovation and branding for David’s van and Pet Diary Ltd uniform.
Bernadette Anderson Chiles recently returned home from London after a twenty-five-year teaching career in Art & Design. Holding a degree in swimming and lingerie, Bernadette’s long-term ambition has been to launch her own range of bodywear. Anderson/Chiles showcased initial bodywear range during Belfast Fashion Week. Bernadette aims to use the £500 Seed fund for marketing and promotion of her exclusive bodywear.
Following redundancy in a cleaning firm where Chris McLarnon was a manager, Chris decided to start a business where he could utilize his experience and skills. CLS Cleaning and Lawn Services provide interior and exterior house cleaning and lawn maintenance. Chris is using the £500 Seed fund to acquire essential stock and raw materials to start his business.