NFC Participants

Coffee Culture

Alan Andrews

Tel: 087 2943839

Barista Trainer & Artisian Coffee Supplier to Cafes

Alan Fahy

Successfully completed the LEAP Programme & Returned to Education

Anthony McInerney

Successfully completed the LEAP Programme & Returned to Employment

Brendan O'Brien

Successfully completed the LEAP Programme

Medical Mobility

Clifford Fee
Tel: 086 2308788

Medical Mobility is a privately owned company, providing mobility and disability aids to their customers. They pride themselves on being the best provider of Independent living and Mobility products in Ireland and on doing so is a sensitive, caring and customer focused manner.


Darragh Moloney
Address: Enviromol, Knockaderry, Newcastle West, Co. Limerick
Tel: 1890 678 678 or 086 2529074
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Enviromol offers a range of products and services to manage and improve sewer and drainage systems.They cover everything from system cleaning and unblocking, upgrading and repairing, CCTV Surveys,Grease trap supply and installation, to full system design, supply and installation.Enviromol consistently provide customers with the most innovative products available,from their Bio Pro range of Waste Water Treatment Units to their Automatic Grease Removal Systems and disposal service. Their customers range from Local Authorities to commercial premises and residential home owners. Enviromol offer a professional, customer centric 360 service. They can solve any possible drain, sewer or grease problem, fast and efficiently."IF IT FLOWS THROUGH A DRAIN, IT'S OUR DOMAIN"


Dave Corboy

Dave is currently in the process of setting up his own business offering unique and interesting items of furniture and other accessories. Dave and his wife Annette will use their extensive skillset to up-cycle and refresh tired pieces of good quality furniture. They will also creatively re-purpose various materials, including by-products of industry, into new and usable products.

The ZipYard

David Patrick Lawler

Successfully completed the FAST Programme

Restaurant Fifteen

Derrick Patrick Amrein
Tel: 087-7748702

Restaurant 15 is a charity foundation whose purpose is to inspire disadvantaged local young people, by creating career opportunities for them and helping them achieve their potential.


Dorothy Quinn
Tel: +353 61 748877

DeeQue is an award-winning start-up company in Limerick, with facilitating both the UK and Ireland. They have created a passionate, positive and professional company specialising in Information and record management services. This is reflected in their mission statement ‘to assist organisations to manage their information to ensure their processes are in line with best practice to reduce the risk of litigation and negative publicity’. DeeQue won first prize in the 2013 National Franchise Centre Business Awards . Deeque are currently expanding their business in order to create & maintain jobs locally. The founder of DeeQue has over 12 years of experience and is one of the few qualified and experienced information managers in Ireland and the UK. Dorothy Quinn Managing Director was named Network Limerick Entrepreneur of the year in 2012 and Network Ireland Business Woman of the year in 2008.

Finbarr Mulcahy

Successfully completed the FAST Programme/Business Concept in development

Haroon Panezai
Tel: 087 9241192

Successfully completed the LEAP Programme/Business Concept in development


John Gerard Dundon
Tel: 086 8122174

JDS+M delivers plans which grow profitable sales for enterprises who have not maximised their potential for growth.

Joseph J Keaney

Successfully completed the FAST Programme/Business Concept in development.

Keith McGuigan
web: provides a much needed user friendly, cost effective, national and international route to market for small to medium sized producers, manufacturers and retailers in Ireland. is a 24 hour 7 days a week accessible, unique, interactive online market type experience for consumers.

BlueChief Solutions

Keith O'Neil & Shane McCarthy
Tel: 085-8426559

BlueChief create and sell web-based platforms for businesses; tackling various industries to solve a wide range of operational inefficiencies and provide simple tools to aid in business development and cost reduction. BlueChief take a different approach to business and to technology finding the best way to merge the two while having a lot of fun doing it

Premier Health Check

Liam Fitzgerald
Tel: 085-7308260

Premier Health Check is an Irish owned company, in the natural health field, which helps people to take a natural approach to managing their health. The company operates throughout Ireland from it’s offices in Mitchelstown, Drogheda and Dungannon. It offers holistic health checks, personal health reports, natural treatment plans, sports/fitness analysis and a structured 12 week weight loss and health management programme. Consultations are done on a one to one basis, with the focus on the person. Non-invasive assessments, rapid and efficient head to toe evaluations and easy to follow treatment plans, are provided in an atmosphere of support and encouragement; to facilitate optimal weight, fitness, health and longevity.


Louise McCormack

Boba cafe and bubble tea shop opened on McCurtain street in Cork in June 2013. The cafe concept was developed with the aim of starting a franchise. The Cork store is the first of what will hopefully be a European franchise. The business was developed by Louise while on the FAST program at the NFC.


Martha Mary Culhane

Successfully completed the LEAP Programme/Business Concept in development


Michelle Devlin

Successfully completed the FAST Programme/ Returned to Employment


Niall Chandler
Tel: 087 645 9860

Successfully completed the LEAP. SOCO Media Ltd is a location based search and social advertising platform.


Sarah McInerney

Successfully completed the FAST Programme/Business in development, Detail will be announced over the coming months.