Category: News

Jun 08
Larissa Feeney Elected President

Larissa Feeney Elected President of Donegal Women in Business Network   Donegal Women in Business Network has elected Larissa Feeney as its new president. The appointment was made during the not-for-profit’s recent AGM. Larissa Feeney is a fellow chartered accountant (FCA) with over 15 years’ experience. She is the CEO of Accountant Online, Ireland’s award-winning online […]

Jun 07
7 Years in Business The Magnificent Seven!!

Elaine Lingard is the owner of Emerald Education Centre in Bundoran, Donegal. She has recently celebrated being in business for seven years and has shared her story with us.   I can’t believe that I have been in business for seven years this month! Seven years ago, on 1st June 2016, I opened the doors […]

May 29
Home Grown in Donegal

Members coming together ……This sounds like an exciting endeavour! Four of our members have come together to create an artisan market focussed on quality food that is homegrown in Donegal. It is a great way to support local businesses and showcase the unique flavours of the region. Katy Dunn, Marianne O’Donnell, Cindy Adamek, and Sian […]

Feb 20
Meet Our Member Fionnuala Doherty

Meet our member Fionnuala Doherty. Fionnuala is a postpartum doula, nutrition coach and owner of Mothers Love. She supports mothers in the weeks after birth with nutrition, sleep support, hormone rebalancing and selfcare. Through her blog, Fionnuala would like to share her experience of postpartum depression and offer some advice. You can contact Fionnuala by […]

Sep 19
Fantastic News from Our Member Sian McCann – Wild Fuschia Bakehouse

Wild Fuschia Bakehouse have been selected to celebrate 5 Years of the ALDI Grow programme and they want to spread the news!!   Following participation in the ‘Grow with Aldi’ initiative in May of this year, Managing Director, Sian McCann, is “delighted to have our Irish Wheaten Bread back in Aldi stores as part of […]

Aug 26
Countywide Coffee Morning 2022

Donegal Women in Business Network hosted their first Countywide Coffee Morning today in six venues all over Donegal. Bundoran, Donegal Town, Killybegs, Letterkenny, Dunfanaghy and Buncrana.   All the amazing venues donated their space and delicious coffee and homebakes for the network event, and in return a generous amount of money was raised for local […]

Jul 28
Fully Funded Online Social Media Course

Would you like to avail of a Fully Funded Online Social Media Course designed specifically with you in mind? Donegal Women in Business Network are delighted to collaborate with Donegal ETB to bring you a course specifically designed with our members in mind. “Principles of Social Media within a Business” is targeted towards members of […]

Jun 22
What to Expect On Your First Day At The BASE!

Hear from Jillian Ruggiere, Community Builder in The Base Enterprise Centre, Stranorlar on What to Expect On Your First Day At The BASE! Did you know as part of your Donegal Women in Business Membership, you are able to work up to 1 day per month from the CoWorking Space at The BASE in 2022? […]

May 30
How a childhood hobby was turned into a business reality!!

Network Member Aoife Ni Mhórdha tells us about how she took a road less travelled and established an E-Commerce Business at 18 years of age. When I was about twelve years old, I began to embrace and experiment with vintage fashion and make-up, and since then I have never looked back.   Even as a […]

Apr 05
News From Our AGM

Donegal Women In Business Network AGM, held on 22/3/22 via Zoom was bittersweet, as we bid farewell to some long serving committee members,  Evelyn Mc Marketing & Trish McGinley who served the network for 6 years as our fabulous Secretary and PRO. We also said farewell to Leah Fairman, JKS Design , Leah Fairman and […]