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A Class of Wine

A Class of Wine

Would you LOVE to know more about wine? 

Our Back to Basics wine course includes 10 easy to follow bite-size video tutorials, useful and informative infographics cheat sheets, and 3 E-books covering food & wine pairing, serving and storing wine, and more. 

I can help you discover more about wine so that you can choose better wine with confidence.


Angel Hair & Makeup

Angel Hair & Makeup

Online courses teaching easy to follow and sustainable Skincare, Hairstyling and Makeup Routines. 

And for professionals, I have a business in a box model teaching hair extensions, lash lift and brow lamination with online marketing tips.


Around Ireland

Around Ireland

We organise Tours and Experiences around Ireland and Spain. 

Also we organise Team Building Activities for companies and send Corporate Hampers for your employees and clients.


Aspire Recruitment

Aspire Recruitment

Headquartered in the Mid-West, Aspire Recruitment is a licensed professional recruitment agency. The fundamental value of Aspire Recruitment is to support people with their career aspirations. This ensures people secure jobs they are aspiring to secure and ensure client companies hire people that aspire to work for their organisation. We recruit across Ireland for SMEs, indigenous and multinational organisations.


Bara Alich Photography

Bara offers private and group courses for photography enthusiasts and businesses. With over ten years’ experience running a photography studio, she teaches the importance of visual presence, how to easily create content, and how to stand out and attract the right clients.

Photography Course For Beginners and DSLR Owners helps participants on the journey of discovering the magic of photography and seeing opportunities in every moment.


Ciaran Donnelly Bestow Education

Bestow Education

Bestow Education offers English language services from 1-to-1 classes to group classes to course creation!


Biddys Good Luck Horse Shoes

I am Anne from Biddys Good Luck Horse Shoes and I make beautiful Irish gifts from genuine horses shoes, pieces that bring joy and happiness on a good day and will lift the spirits on a bad day.

We make special pieces for all occasions, that are traditional, affordable, impactful, sustainable and full of good luck. Our gifts are conversation pieces that once touched Irish Soil, and will bring positivity, protection and good luck.


Better Self Holistic Therapy

Energy healing and a range of products to provide daily self-care and improving mental and emotional health on daily basis.


Blue Sky Food Consulting

Strategy and implementation experts for Food Manufacturers, Producers, Retailers and Food Service providers on Supply Chain, Risk and Financial Management, Business Development, Sustainability, and Talent management.

Supporting the challenges of change management through executive coaching throughout all levels of an organisation.


Brava Virtual

Brava Virtual

Marina has almost two decades of professional experience, all of which has been underpinned by strong organisational skills and meticulous attention to detail. 

Today, Marina uses these skills to provide top-class operational support to consultants and coaches, giving them room to breathe in their business and focus on the bigger picture.



Connect4Work, specialists in retention strategies for employers to support employees stay-at or return-to work after absence.

We are committed to transforming traditional approaches of organisations to absenteeism by focussing on Attendance, Ability and Retention and achieving improved Health, Safety and Wellbeing.

We promote open work cultures where supports are equally accessible to ensure the diverse needs of all employees are included.


DNG Galvin Auctioneers & Valuers

DNG Galvin is a long-established innovative family estate agency firm with expertise in the sale, letting, valuation of residential, commercial and agricultural property.

Their strength lies in their unique marketing strategy and personal individualised service which is the catalyst for them delivering the ultimate goal:

“To make the process of buying or selling your home one of the most enjoyable experiences in your life, not one of the most stressful.”


Dainty Bear

Dainty Bear

If you’re shopping for a little one this year and want to buy them something while supporting a small Irish business, look no further than Dainty Bear. 

We are a babywear brand that is passionate about providing custom designed, quality clothing and footwear for babies and toddlers. Each range encapsulates quality with a classic look that showcases a timeless traditional style that is designed to be cherished and loved. 




Darcybow is an Irish designed luxury children’s clothing brand for little girls – perfect for gifting.  

The Enchanted Everyday is a collection of beautifully crafted dresses, capes and coats. 

The Once in a Lifetime Collection is designed and made in Ireland for Communion and Occasion dresses.  

All ready for gifting in our time-capsule gift box.


The Digital Mentor – Alan Hennessy

Digital Marketing Consultant and Podcaster – I help business owners and entrepreneurs to navigate the digital landscape, providing them with the knowledge and tools to create visibility and build brand awareness online.

I provide tailor-made training and mentorship programmes to teach you how to be more successful online and deliver the right message to your customers. I also provide Podcast Training and Podcast production services. Let me help you to cut through all the jargon and fast-track your digital marketing.


Dublin 6 Language Services

Dublin 6 Language Services

Over 20 years helping people communicate in English and Spanish through:

• 1:1 and group lessons tailored for adults who need to communicate for business, travel, etc. or just want to practice for fun.

• Translation services for businesses or individuals that are seeking to expand to the Spanish speaking world.



Providing services and products to homeowners and businesses to help them to reduce their energy costs, improve their energy efficiency & add renewable technologies to move away from fossil fuels.


Epona Retreat Centre

Noreen Roche is an Equine Transformational Coach & Animal Reiki MasterTeacher at Epona Retreat Centre. 

The teaching and retreats at the Epona are non-riding programs designed to connect with nature while providing an inspirational personal development experience for individuals and groups. No experience with horses is required to attend.

The closeness of Mother Nature and the simplicity of the contact with Noreen’s 3 therapy horses is the spirit of the Epona Retreat Centre experience.


Fit Fun Adventures


We inspire the public to try new things to do and places to go in their free leisure time.

If you have no time or just hate selling or promoting your recreation, food, wellness, beauty, fitness or entertainment services leave that to us and focus on delivering your activities and events. List your business and events with fitfunadventures.




FloWithMe is a virtual wellness company that combines chair yoga, healthy cooking and life coaching services assisting its worldwide clients to achieve the best version of themselves with a personalized approach integrating the body, mind and spirit.

FloWithMe specialises in teaching Chair Yoga as it makes yoga accessible to people living with mobility impairment and disability.


Game Van


GameVan.ie is Ireland’s Biggest Gaming Van Company, now with a choice of 4 different Game Vans. We have a van to suit all budgets and sizes.

€170 6 Screen GameVan
• €195 8 Screen GameVan
• €220 10 Screen GameVan
• €245 12 Screen GameVan 

€20 Off Midweek Bookings starting at €150

Gillian Daly Communications

Gillian Daly Communications

Creating honest, results driven campaigns is in our DNA. 

We have a proven track record of generating newsworthy content to deliver maximum exposure for your brand in print, broadcast and on social media channels.



Glocafy, founded in 2013, enables and accelerates companies’ growth in export markets.

We ensure that your website is visible, understandable, and appealing to prospects and clients in your chosen European and American export markets, thus creating brand awareness and generating leads and sales outside your home market for your company’s products and/or services.

Our work includes website localisation and translation as well as international digital marketing strategy and international SEO, PPC, and digital marketing.


Happy Feet Reflexology

Happy Feet Reflexology is accredited by major Health Insurance companies, a member of the National Register of Reflexologists (Ireland) and the Irish Reflexologists Institute. Offers besides traditional hands on reflexology and Tibetan & Usui Reiki treatments, specialises in:

Guided Online Hand Reflexology Workshops for Teams
• Virtual Parties inclusive hand and foot care hamper
• Fun Online Hand Reflexology Workshop for Schools


The Holistic Parent

🙋‍♀️Parent Mentor, Educator & Guide | 🤱Pregnancy & Newborn Transition Specialist | 👩‍🦳A Parent for Parents | ☯️Holistic Therapist & Practitioner | 🤔Thinker |🧠Psychology | 👩‍🎓Education | 🙏Holistic Living Advocate


Empower Presentations

Fiona Walsh is a PowerPoint and Presentation Specialist.

Fiona shows people how to create professional, polished PowerPoint slides quickly.

Fiona helps businesses present better by showing them how to get the most out of presenting with MS Teams and Zoom. She includes tools to increase engagement to provide a better user experience for the audience.


innerGPS Coaching

innerGPS Coaching

Have you ever been…

• Unsure what direction to take
• Frustrated with yourself and others?

You can find your true authentic voice and navigate your way to success and happiness with innerGPS Coaching. Services for you:

 1:1 Coaching
• Public Workshops


JVU Coaching

JVU Coaching with Jennifer Van Uffelen

Jennifer provides one-on-one coaching and group facilitation. Her intuitive approach guides people into wholehearted connection with themselves and their wellbeing in both their life and work. 

Jennifer qualified in advanced personal and business coaching, leadership in workplace health and wellbeing, nervous system regulation, menstrual cycle awareness and NLP. Her practice is based on years of continued personal and professional development and mindfulness. 


Kelly Hood Contemporary Irish Artist

Kelly Hood Art & Design Studio

Wicklow made giftware, using natural sustainable materials based on my original artworks. Tea towels, mugs, cowshions, prints and greeting cards.

These products are designed to be kind:
• to you
• to the environment
• and to the animals that are featured in them, as a portion of this sale is donated to the care of the animals that are featured.

All made and designed in Ireland with love.


Lash Dolls Beauty and Training Academy

Lash Dolls Beauty & Training Academy

Based in the heart of Ratoath Village & Dublin City Centre our ethos is like no other. 

Comfort is KEY in our gorgeous luxurious salons and training academy, with a welcoming, positive vibe. 

We’ve got you covered in our one stop shop from Luxury lash extensions, Lash lift & lash Botox, HD Brows, Brow Lamination, Brow tint and shape


The KOOP Studios

The KOOP Studios provides education, motivation, and accountability to clients looking to take a proactive approach to health and wellbeing.

Our data-based training and development programs improve dynamics within the home, school, and workplace through the implementation of simple, yet effective, behavioural changes.

Take charge of your future today by contacting us for a customized plan to meet your needs and goals.


Love Letter Arts

I’m Aisling and I make quirky enamel mugs, totes and frames from my studio by the Sea in Dun Laoghaire.

They are the perfect handcrafted and unique gift for any swimmers, hikers or just plain messers in your life.


Lynsey Hanratty Coaching

Lynsey Hanratty Coaching

My mission is to empower and inspire female entrepreneurs like you to build a business that excites you and nurtures your ambitions, so let’s get the planning, productivity and profit back into your business with my unique mix of life and business coaching. 

Don’t sleepwalk into 2021 without a plan for your business, get laser focused and create a tailored plan for world domination!


Maria O'Dwyer Coaching

Maria O’Dwyer Coaching

Maria O’Dwyer Coaching provides:

Career Coaching programmes to professionals who are feeling stuck in their careers and they want to make a change. I help them to gain clarity and confidence so that they can create the professional life that they deserve.

Leadership Coaching programmes to recently promoted managers to help them become great leaders and transition smoothly to a people manager.


Mark Carolan Coaching

Mark is a transformational life & Executive coach and also corporate wellbeing coach. He specialises in bringing people back home to their themselves so they can begin to live the life they truly want both personally and professionally.

He is also an expert motivational speaker speaking about topics such as wellbeing, coping with stress, motivation, habits and vulnerability.




Unique and thoughtful gifts for all ages and all occasions. 

All gifts are handmade by over 150 creative Irish makers and designers. 

Stay Home. Shop Local.




MASTERi is a personal development coaching practice offered by Jacqui Crutchley. At MASTERi you will be challenged and nurtured in equal measure, by Jacqui and a tribe of like-minded and like-hearted people, to finally achieve your goals. 

Structured around the incomparable Thinking in Results® programme, come prepared to change your life and finally get the results you want. Live your life by design and not default.


Nicola Connolly Byrne

Nicola Connolly Byrne is a multi-award winning Empowerment Specialist. 

Nicola speaks in businesses about wellbeing, resilience and leadership. She also does 1:1 sessions with people to empower them to operate at their highest version possible. 

Nicola shows people how to create a solid foundation and vision for their future that they build on every day by using ‘the tool box’.


Nikki Curran Career Clinic

Job Search Expert & Coach who empowers jobseekers to land their dream career by providing clarity in the job search field.

Nikki works with jobseekers, in a 1:1 or a group setting, covering:

    • CV & Cover Letter Preparation & Review,
    • Interview Skills/Techniques & Preparation,
    • LinkedIn Review
    • 60 Day 1:1 Job Search Programme with Action Plan and Workbook.


Pearl Yoga Ireland

Pearl Yoga Ireland

Online and in person yoga classes, workshops and retreats to help people feel good in body and mind.




We’ve formulated a comprehensive immunity, nutrition product based on the expertise of our founder, Dr. Conor Kerley. Immune Phix, is high in multiple key nutrients for immune function. 

Unlike competitor products, we derive our nutrients from food sources such as mushroom, berries and cherries. Our product is 100% plant based, Irish, gluten free, recyclable and suitable for adults and children.


Pilates with Linda

Pilates & Fitness with Linda

At Pilates & Fitness with Linda our mission is to provide a Haven for Women from all stages of life through Fitness, Friends & most of all Fun. Our vision is to provide an environment that improves your total health & wellbeing. Inclusion & building confidence is an integral part of our philosophy. We embrace everyone, all ages, all shapes & all fitness levels. 

Now offering a variety of packages online via Zoom.




Pinnaklo Ltd is a finance consulting company which provides commercial advice and finance transformation solutions to small and medium size businesses (SME) to succeed with their business growth plans. Services include profitability, margin analysis, forecasting, budgeting, cost containment, systems evaluation, data modelling, reporting and risk mitigation.

Pinnaklo Ltd was founded in 2019 by Noella Carroll. Noella is a qualified Chartered Management Accountant with 25 years’ experience in various business sectors from large corporate to small and family SME businesses.


Proactive Coaching

ProACTive Coaching

I help business leaders and entrepreneurs get clear about their identity so that they can lead with authority. I do this through psychometric assessments (individual and team) in Emotional Intelligence. I am an advance facilitator of the EBW system. Emotions and Behaviours at Work.

For full information please check out my website. 


Shane Moran Designs

Shane Moran Designs

If you run a business and want the right customers, brand identity design can help you stand out from the competition. 

Shane uses design and communication to help clients connect with their audience, because the world only knows what you tell it. 

Services include: Brand Identity Design, Marketing and Brand Strategy.


Sinead Kelly Coaching

Sinead is a Self Health Coach who combines her Occupational Health Nursing experience with Coaching Psychology to support busy professionals to take charge & embrace their own health & wellness.

We often see change as hard, let me show you how it can be rewarding, insightful, and even a little fun! The 4 interconnected pillars that support my work are: 1. 𝘚𝘛𝘙𝘌𝘚𝘚 𝘔𝘈𝘕𝘈𝘎𝘌𝘔𝘌𝘕𝘛 2. 𝘌𝘈𝘛𝘐𝘕𝘎 𝘉𝘌𝘏𝘈𝘝𝘐𝘖𝘜𝘙 3. 𝘔𝘖𝘝𝘐𝘕𝘎 𝘔𝘖𝘙𝘌 4. 𝘚𝘓𝘌𝘌𝘗 𝘙𝘖𝘜𝘛𝘐𝘕𝘌


Soft Skill Success

Soft Skill Success

Maureen McCowen is a Communication and Presentation Skills Specialist who helps business professionals create and deliver presentations with impact. 

With extensive experience teaching, training and connecting, Maureen knows the importance of being able to communicate your message clearly, effectively and professionally. 1-2-1 training, public workshops & tailored in-company training. 

*Master your Pitch *Own the Room *Engage on Stage #UnlockSpeakingConfidence


The Speaker Coach

The Speaker Coach

With the Speaker Coach Communication & Presentation Skills programmes you can get results when you speak. Learn to effectively design, refine, and deliver powerful presentations with confidence and clarity.

We offer 1:1 coaching, public workshops and corporate programmes.

To find out how you can benefit from these programmes, schedule a complimentary call here: https://calendly.com/thespeakercoach/15min


Trust Social Care Consultancy

Audrey helps people working the field of social care to progress in their careers through professional supervision, mentoring and training to build resilient, capable, confident professionals.

With over 20 years’ experience working in special care and disability services at frontline, supervisory and management positions as well as several years in training and lecturing, Audrey is well placed to offer her services.


ViVace Health

ViVace Health helps you boost your health and future-proof your brain. We offer evidence-based nutrition and lifestyle workshops plus products that promote vitality, longevity and optimise brain performance.

Our passion for brain health helps you revitalise mind and body so you look, feel and age better.


The Wellness Circle

The Wellness Circle

‘Wellness gift sets’ for a loved one or yourself this season. Helping you unwind with deeply nourishing, carefully selected products. 

Offers ‘A gift of Wellness’ for a loved one and comes with self-care prompts & products to allow for some soothing ‘Me-time’. 

All Irish made beautiful natural lifestyle and beauty products. Sustainable & Award-winning items included. Beautifully packaged with care and comes with hand-written note.



Workplace Wellbeing programs. Online, on demand, onsite and off site – we can cater for all your employee wellbeing needs with ongoing programs and bespoke workshops. 


We Give it a Whirl

We Give it a Whirl

We Give it a Whirl is an online store with lots of nice things for both giving and receiving!! 

We Give it a Whirl is a family business, offering a range of carefully chosen and finely crafted products for the home and family. 

Based in Dublin, we can organise delivery nationwide and to most places worldwide. We also operate a click and collect service and offer Free Local Delivery for Dublin 4. If you would like us to wrap your gifts and include a card with a personalised message just send us an email.


WOW Balloons

We deliver the WOW emotion to people! We believe in making each piece of decor, Amazing! Because you are amazing and deserve a WOW Balloon Decor.


East Cost Web Design

Boost your business our SEO Services, proven to generate leads and enhance your online presence. 

We offer Optimised Websites, Digital Marketing Solutions, and a consistent omni-channel presence. 

Our services include SEO, Professional Websites, High-Converting Landing Pages, Optimised Google My Business listings, and Engaging Blogs that convert. 

Contact us for a free SEO Audit and unlock your business’s full potential.


All above business owners have and or are participating in the Thrive Business Growth Programme.

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