Over 100 jobs created by Kerry LEO supported companies last year

104 jobs were created by companies supported by the Local Enterprise Office Kerry last year.
According to figures released by Ministers Heather Humphreys and Pat Breen, LEOs across the country now support over 36,000 jobs in 7,000 client companies.

This is the fifth year of employment growth for Local Enterprise Offices, with 3,656 net jobs created nationwide in 2018.

Since the LEOs were established in 2014, their clients have created over 18,000 jobs in small businesses across the country.

Figures show that last year was a strong year for Kerry, with 104 jobs created by Local Enterprise Office Kerry supported companies.

Head of Local Enterprise Office Kerry, Tomás Hayes says the figures highlight the important role that LEO is playing in creating jobs and sustaining small businesses in the region.