CorkBIC will run a series of Webinars over the coming weeks to help Startups, Early Stage Entrepreneurs and SMEs manage their businesses in these difficult times. The first Webinar, Startups - Managing in this Crisis, will be on Tuesday April 7th at 12noon.
Participating on the panel will be:
Jennifer Melia, Manager HPSU, Enterprise Ireland - Jenny is leading the Enterprise Ireland HPSU team responsible for supporting high impact start up companies to start, export and grow in Ireland. They work with companies across the country in all sectors in collaboration with the Local Enterprise Offices, investment services, management development and Enterprise Ireland colleagues across the world in their extensive and growing overseas network.
Shemas Eivers, Co-founder & Chairman, Client Solutions & Chairman Boole Investment Syndicate - Shemas is currently Chairman of Client Solutions Ltd., a company he co-founded with Teddy McCarthy and which was re-acquired in an MBO deal from TechData in 2018. Shemas is also the Owner/Founder of the National Software Centre in Ireland; Founder of IT@Cork one of the largest professional network for IT companies in Ireland and Chairman of Boole Investment Syndicate (Halo Business Angles Network) and has invested in several early stage companies
Frank Madden, Founder, Crest Solutions - Frank founded Crest Solutions in 1998 and as he said himself he has been through 3 recessions/Crisis. Prior to Crest Frank played an integral role in the team responsible for manufacturing at Apple Computers in Cork. As CEO of Crest Solutions, Frank is dedicated to providing leading vision and traceability solutions and services to regulated manufacturing and packaging industries in Western and Northern Europe.
Startups - Managing in the Crisis
Key areas and case studies that will be discussed during the Webinar will include:
- Access to Finance
- Leadership of your Teams
- Retaining Customers
- Communication and Trust