Kerry MEP welcomes Irish women entrepreneurs to the European Parliament

Pictured with Mr Kelly are (l-r): Carmel Bracken Director Designwise Automation; Maura Walsh CEO, IRD Duhallow; Aisling Riordan Freelance Journalist; Kay Looney Cork Institute of Technology; Gaye Moore Professional Mentor; Breda English (Hayes) Accountant with Moet Accountants; Ann Marie Moore Director Beechlodge Care Facility; Sophie Hickey Bank Official, AIB; Rachel Hickey Student, IADT; Catherine Fennell Director Codladh Sámh Teoranta; Theresa O'Reilly Project Manager of Openet; Ann Marie Burke Chairperson, IRD Duhallow; Sinead Muldoon Director, Home from Home Ireland; Honor Hughes  Local Assistant to Seán Kelly MEP; and Bernie Carroll Director, Student Programmes Ireland.

Kerry MEP Seán Kelly welcomed a group of 15 Irish women entrepreneurs, living in the Ireland South constituency, to the European Parliament in Brussels last week.

Mr Kelly said that he believes it is essential to engage with and explore EU issues with Irish entrepreneurs, whilst also highlighting the supports and funding available to them on an EU level.

The visitors enjoyed a tour of the European Parliament, whilst also participating in the ‘Parliament for Citizens’ Event marking 60 years since the Treaty of Rome.