The finalists in the SFA National Business Awards 2024 were officially announced by Sue O’Neill, Chair of the SFA Awards Judging Panel in November 2023. The aim of the awards is to celebrate the achievements of small business in Ireland and to recognise the vital contribution of the small business sector to Irish industry.

“The response to the awards programme is a reminder that Irish small companies are resilient, putting their best foot forward and seeking recognition for their efforts” commented Sue O’Neill. “As well as our nine award categories, we also feature five of the best Emerging New Businesses (less than two years established) and, given the quality of the businesses represented this year, entrepreneurship is alive and well in Ireland”

“The Small Firms Association are marking the 20th anniversary of this programme which continues to celebrate the success of small business owners. The 273,000 small firms in Ireland employ nearly half the private sector workforce and these awards aim to portray excellence, achievement and innovation amongst these companies in all sectors and parts of the country” she added.

Fifty companies have been selected, from 16 different counties, across ten categories. Learn more about them below:

Start Date March 07, 2024
Time 18.30
Duration 6 hours
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LOCATION: 8 Lower Abbey Street, Dublin 1 | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 12

With 25 years of experience, 3Q Recruitment is a niche Dublin-based recruitment agency. They prioritize people, delivering quality recruitment and temp employment services to the healthcare, hospitality, and catering sectors. Their dedicated team connects their hiring clients with job seekers who have the talent and the skills they require, offering continuous supports through the recruitment process. 3Q values quality, passion, partnership, and prosperity, earning numerous awards & an 80 % retention rate for temp services. Committed to corporate social responsibility, they assist the unemployed and collaborate with charities. 3Q Recruitment is your hands-on recruitment team.


LOCATION: Tallaght, Dublin 24 | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 47

Established in 1991, ATC provide clean energy solutions to improve the comfort and well-being of society for future generations. We are committed to providing energy efficient, smart, controllable products which deliver value for our customers.
ATC supplies Electrical Wholesalers across Ireland and the UK, with a range of Electric Heating, Hand Dryers and Ventilation products. We serve the Commercial, Hospitality, Residential, Sports & Leisure, Education and Healthcare industries. We work closely with Electrical Wholesale Sales Personnel, Electrical Contractors, Contracting Engineers, Electrical Specifiers and Facilities Managers. For over 30 years, we have inspired trust in our partners and through talented people, we are dedicated to delivering outstanding service and support.

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LOCATION: Lisdoonvarna, Co Clare | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 20

Burren Smokehouse is a family-owned artisan smokehouse operating in food tourism offering experiences B2C and B2B, retail in our visitor centre and ecommerce B2C with a database of 10,000 private mail-order customers. The wholesale business operates in Ireland to independent retail like Fallon & Byrne, multiples like Dunnes Stores and Simply Better food service, to hotels like Ashford Castle, The Merrion Hotel and The Marker Hotel. Some wholesale is for export to independent retailers and food service. Sustainability is core to the Burren Smokehouse that source 100% Irish organic salmon, mackerel, trout, and eel for smoking and have achieved numerous product awards. Celebrating 35 years in business. Certified by Origin Green and Burren Code of Practice.



Climeaction, a certified B Corp, specializes in helping businesses cut carbon emissions and costs. With over 140 year combined experience in their team, they offer practical, tailored solutions for companies of all scales from Micro to Mega. Their approach is unique, blending hands-on expertise with innovative solutions to make climate action effective and profitable. Climeaction is a One Stop Shop for businesses ready to make a real-world impact on the climate while improving their bottom line. With over 400 customers to date across all sectors they are making a considerable impact since their inception in April 2021.

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LOCATION: Dublin City, Dublin | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 18

Colectivo is a consultancy founded on the belief that collective actions create impact. It helps businesses take social and climate action by facilitating their transition to sustainable models - in a very practical way. Our experts work at the cutting edge of impact research, EU policy, innovation and education, and bring companies the human capital they need to design tangible, scalable solutions for change. Since 2022 we have worked with global insurance, technology and education organizations as well as UN agencies and investment funds. Colectivo is an official Green Service Provider for Enterprise Ireland, LEO, IDA and Údarás na Gaeltachta.


LOCATION: Dublin 6 | NUMBER EMPLOYED: Full Time: 5 - Part time: 2

Drink Botanicals Ireland (DBI) specialises in premium dried garnishes and natural-based syrups, catering to both B2B and B2C markets. DBI supplies hundreds of retailers, bars, restaurants, hotels, and bakeries, offering a convenient, sustainable, and high-quality solution. With a minimum shelf life of two years, their ready-to-use dried garnishes eliminate fruit waste and the laborious task of cutting and dehydrating fruit, elevating the presentation and flavour of cocktails and food dishes. DBI’s pulp-based, cold-produced syrups provide a healthier alternative without compromising taste or flavour. The company’s reach extends beyond Irish borders, with successful export ventures to the UK, USA, and, more recently, the Middle East. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, Drink Botanicals Ireland is dedicated to enhancing the beverage and food service industry both locally and internationally.

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LOCATION: Leitrim Village, Co. Leitrim | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 30

Drumhierny Woodland Hideaway is a unique destination in County Leitrim, where luxury harmonizes with sustainability and intertwines with a rich historical legacy. Nestled within the heart of our 100-acre estate, our collection of 16 luxurious, eco-friendly lodges and wellbeing sanctuary beckon those in search of a peaceful sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of modern life. At Drumhierny Woodland Hideaway, we are dedicated to preserving our precious environment and estate through our unwavering commitment to sustainability. With every direct booking, a tree is planted, ensuring that each stay contributes to the preservation of our natural surroundings. Our brand is tailored to those who appreciate the magnificence of nature and understand the importance of sustainable living. Drumhierny Woodland Hideaway now stands as a tranquil haven for visitors from across Ireland and beyond while serving as a hub of local employment.

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LOCATION: Tallaght, Dublin 24 | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 10

"Dynamic Solutions for Fire Suppression". Dynamic Electrical was established by Eddie Nolan in 2020. Eddie served his time as an electrician & worked up to Operations Director with one of Ireland’s leading electrical engineering contractors, which in turn brought vast experience working on commercial, industrial pharmaceutical & data centre industries. Dynamic Electrical specialise in fire suppression for distribution boards. Clients include HSE, NHS & major pharmaceutical companies across Ireland & the UK. Dynamic Electrical are the only company that offer on-site live demonstrations for our potential clients which gives them great incite & assurance of the capability of our system to extinguish a fire.

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LOCATION: Portershed @ Bowling Green Galway, Co. Galway | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 3

Ecco Spray Ltd revolutionizes medical ultrasound with the introduction of POCUS Spray, a groundbreaking transmission medium for ultrasound exams that challenges the dominance of ultrasound gels. After 45 years of messy traditional gels, this pocket-sized 50ml spray is a game-changer for point-of-care ultrasound (PoCUS). Say goodbye to gooey experiences and post-exam cleanup hassles. POCUS Spray simplifies the process, allowing physicians to just spray and scan. As the EU launch aligns with the advancements in PoCUS, Ecco Spray Ltd brings efficiency and convenience to medical professionals and patients alike. Embrace the future of ultrasound with POCUS Spray.


LOCATION: Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 8

In the mid 1970’s my father, John Twomey, started growing vegetables on the family farm in Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork and supplying to local outlets and city markets. He later went on to set up the Farm Fresh Butchers shop in Carrigtwohill, where he started making salads from his own home grown farm produce. In 1998, due to the popularity of the salads, Farm Fresh Foods was launched as a separate brand. With local demand for the salads going from strength to strength it was necessary to build a purpose built production facility which we situated on our family land in Fahydorgan, Carrigtwohill. From a young age I helped out with duties on the family farm and in the Butcher shop after school and in the summer months. It wasn’t long before the time came to make a career choice and at that time the business was expanding rapidly and a new production facility was needed. I decided to do a trade in stainless steel fabrication as I knew I could apply those skills in the fitting and fabrication of the new production facility. From there I went on to take over the business. Fortunately, over the years we have built up a loyal customer base and we now supply our range of salads throughout Munster.

T: 021 488 35 86

LOCATION: Finglas, Dublin 11 | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 4 x Full time - 2 x Part time.

Funky Monkey Foods are a small family run food production company. We currently produce a Chinese style curry sauce mix and a salt and chilli spice bag seasoning. We are also in the process of releasing a Singapore chow mein mix. All cooking, packing and recipe development is carried out here on site. In 2016 I started selling food on Facebook to earn extra cash to put my daughter through college. From there I entered the SuperValu Food Academy and got some of my products into SuperValu. In 2019 I entered the Grow with Aldi program and secured a contract with Aldi Ireland. From using my own kitchen to shared kitchens, I now have my very own premises in Finglas. We supply Aldi Ireland under the Bramwells brand and SuperValu under the Funky Monkey brand nationwide. We have four employees here working on site, one accountant based in Donegal who looks after all our bookkeeping, accounts, and salaries. We have one more guy on the road doing van sales, delivering into SuperValu stores. K & K Produce delivers our products into Aldi distribution centres in Naas and Mitchelstown.

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LOCATION: Butlersbridge, Co. Cavan | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 2

HERD Butchery is an artisan butcher shop and fine foods store in County Cavan.

HERD was founded in 2021 by Robert Mee. Inspired by his childhood experiences on his parents’ farm, Robert’s passion for sustainable farming practices and high-quality food led him to establish HERD Butchery. Most of the products on offer are sourced directly from local farmers and producers allowing HERD to provide customers with high quality traceable food. Through these connections with local farmers and producers, HERD Butchery has become a food destination in the village of Butlersbridge.

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LOCATION: Baldonnell Business Park, Dublin 22 | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 25

Founded in 1981 operating from 30,000 square foot premises at Baldonnell Business Park in West Dublin since 2003, we import and distribute fine art, craft materials and office stationary. We sell B2B (website and direct) across the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, through trade delivery and online dropship services. Our range consists of 38 world class partner brands such as Winsor Newton, Derwent, Reeves, Pilot, Helix and 3M, amounting to c. 16,000 product lines. We also directly manage our own Create and Elements art and craft brands. Our business is enabled through SAP Business One.

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LOCATION: Goatstown and Rathfarnham, Dublin | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 35

Established in 2013 at 46 Harold’s Cross Road, HX46 is a recognized culinary destination specializing in Thai and Asian fusion cuisine. Our commitment to excellence is evident in a varied menu, offering morning coffee and pastries to satisfying lunches and dinners and at weekends tempting brunch and traditional Irish breakfast. With streamlined takeaway, delivery services, and an intuitive online ordering system, convenience is prioritized. Expanding to Goatstown and Rathfarnham, our fourth restaurant in Dean’s Grange opened in November 2023. From a modest start with three staff, we now employ over thirty-five, serving thousands of satisfied customers weekly across our four locations.

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LOCATION: Little Island, Co. Cork | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 12

HYDE Irish Whiskey is a premium range of multi award winning Irish whiskey matured and ‘finished’ to perfection in the idyllic landscape and temperate climate of West Cork, Ireland. The Hyde family has been involved in bonding fine Irish whiskey for over ten generations, since 1640, at the Hyde family pub at “Tinker’s Cross”, just outside Bandon, West Cork, Ireland. HYDE hand-select only the very finest oak casks from around the world to give each HYDE Irish Whiskey its distinct taste and character. The focus is on the art of wood management and cask maturation to create Irish whiskey which is rich in character and unique in taste. HYDE Irish Whiskey – A true taste of Ireland.

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LOCATION: Oranmore, Co. Galway | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 36

Established in 1939 in Galway, Hygeia manufacture and distribute high performance garden care, agri, amenity & animal care products. They offer innovative solutions & strive to select the most environmentally friendly & sustainable options. Their garden care brands are available to buy at leading garden centres and home stores nationwide in Ireland and the UK. Their agri, amenity & animal care brands are available to purchase at specialist locations through licenced stockists.

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LOCATION: Liosban Estate, Centrepoint, Tuam Rd., Co. Galway | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 50

We change people’s lives. “We give customers opportunities to change their lives, now we have found a way to change our employees’ lives”, a quote from ‘The 3-Day Weekend’ by ICE Group Directors Margaret Cox and Felim McDonnell.

We’re an award-winning provider of Recruitment, Training and Outsourced Business Services, leveraging 50 years’ experience. Our vision is to be a ‘World Class Organization that Inspires Others’. We achieve our vision through the innovative four day week initiative and our 100% customer satisfaction guarantee. Our four day week ethos empowers every member of the group to be focused, energized and happy!


LOCATION: Liosban Business Park, Tuam Road, Co. Galway | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 3

Irish Socksciety is the first and leading socks brand in Ireland. Specializing in high quality, sustainable, unisex socks.
Inspired by the Irish craic, culture, language and landscape the company has created a large community around the product in Ireland and worldwide.
Irish Socksciety supplies to approximately 200 retailers, offers socks subscriptions online and specializes in bespoke design socks for corporate clients.

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LOCATION: Skerries, Co. Dublin | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 4

At Jack Murphy, we create beautiful, purposeful clothing that is made to last. Committed to slow fashion, our design incorporates a modern twist with traditional styles to create a look that is sophisticated and timeless.

What began as a small corsetry business, Jack Murphy is now a premium outerwear brand with global distribution. A modern take on Irish heritage with 75% womenswear market, we pride ourselves on quality fabrics and focusing on tailoring in every piece. As a third generation family business, our values remain the same; luxury clothing that feels like home, an investment purchase that is made to be worn.


LOCATION: Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 45

JJ Burke Car Sales, a prominent family-run dealership in Ballinrobe, County Mayo, celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2024. Founded in 1974 by John Joe and Helena Burke, the company has flourished under their children Karen, Pauline, and Joseph. Known for excellent customer service and a broad range of vehicles including renowned brands Renault, Peugeot, and Dacia, JJ Burke offers both new and quality used vehicles. The dedicated staff, many with over 20 years of service, embody the company’s commitment to strong relationships and expert service. With a notable online presence and a motto “A name you can trust,” JJ Burke stands as a beacon of automotive excellence and enduring family business in the Irish automotive sector.



JUSTTIP™ is a cashless tipping solution that allows customers to tip employees directly without the need for cash. JUSTTIP™ provides a tipping platform separate to your business with end-to-end transaction reports and complete transparency for employees and customers. A seamless, robust and scalable digital payments platform. JUSTTIP™ allows employers to help their staff earn more while keeping their business compliant with all new legislation.

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LOCATION: Craanford, Gorey, Co Wexford | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 45

K&K Windows are a leading supplier of windows and doors, offering a wide range of high-quality products to customers across Leinster. With an impressive selection of styles, materials, and colours to choose from, K&K Windows have something to suit every taste and budget. In addition to our extensive product range, K&K Windows also places a strong emphasis on customer service. Our team of experts are on hand to provide advice and support at every stage of the process, from choosing the right windows and doors to installation and aftercare. With our friendly and knowledgeable team, K&K ensures that every customer receives the individual attention they deserve.

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According to Accenture the switching economy is worth ¤6.6T annually. Today, customers don’t complain, they switch. 83% of people avoid a company forever due to a poor Interactive Voice Response (IVR) experience when they ring a business.The Klearcom SaaS platform tests IVR’s & Voicebots are working globally for multinational call centers. Multinational call centers have a blind spot on their performance in country. We help our clients avoid customer outages & prevent churn due to poor delivery of technical services. When problems do arise Klearcom finds them faster, fixing them sooner. Our AI platform will automatically analyse the full customer call path, benchmark performance and alert on every single issue across 95 countries. We provide an holistic view of the call from customer to agent using a single test & platform.

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LOCATION: Dundalk, Co. Louth | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 41

Leinster Environmentals prevents waste plastic from entering our oceans or landfills by recycling it into low carbon, high quality raw materials. Our customers use these materials to make sustainable, lightweight and efficient parts for world-leading automotive & aerospace brands such as Volkswagen Group, Mercedes & Airbus. Every year our team recycle enough waste plastic to fill almost 100 Olympic sized swimming pools and in doing so save 80,000 tonnes of carbon emissions. This is equivalent to the annual carbon emissions of every car in County Cavan. We are investing €2million in plant & infrastructure to increase capacity by 15%, helping Ireland meet its national recycling targets.

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Little Learning Steps was founded in January 2021 by Terri, a primary school teacher. We provide reusable, fun, interactive learning products for children. We have two main products; interactive learning books and learning colouring mats aimed at children aged three to ten.
Our interactive learning books consist of 20 activities- 10 velcro activities and 10 dry- wipe activities. We currently have 2 levelled books, one aimed at preschool children and one aimed at junior infant level. Our learning mats are a wipeable, silicone colouring mat which are all designed by Terri with the key concepts of learning in mind.

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LOCATION: Dundalk, Co. Louth | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 12 Full Time, 2 Part Time

Loughran Brewing Stores delivers hops, malt, yeast and other brewing ingredients to brewers throughout Ireland, the UK and Europe. We work with suppliers and producers from around the world who share our values of quality-first farming and care for the environment through pioneering sustainability practices. This includes Crosby Hops™ and Indie Hops of Oregon, USA, Hop Revolution™ of New Zealand, Germany’s BESTMALZ, Belgium’s Castle Malting®, and even our own family barley farm in Dundalk. Ingredients from Loughran Brewing Stores help brewers from the likes of Whiplash, Wicklow Wolf, Galway Bay, DEYA, Northern Monk and Verdant brew some of the best beer on the market.

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LOCATION: Mount Merrion and Rock Hill Blackrock, Co.Dublin | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 50

Our three venues, Michael’s and little Mike’s in Mount Merrion and Big Mike’s in Blackrock specialise in Irish seafood and steaks, using smaller and local suppliers wherever possible and championing them. We are in business for 6 years in total. Each venue has its own personality and vibe, and we never compromise on the quality of the product. We have won dozens of awards through our growth and we try our best to ensure great customer service and staff up-skilling and progression.

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We’re a start-up who gets your mortgage 4x faster so you can secure your home and reduce your repayments. A typical mortgage switch takes 6 months, with us it takes 6 weeks.
When we looked at why mortgages took so long, it was the complexity that led to people getting stuck and stressed out. So we decided to take that all away. We do this by doing everything needed, we even sort the solicitor, insurer and bank. We now advise over 200 customers a month on their mortgage online, with 95% giving us a 5 star review on Google.

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At Murphy’s we make real Irish ice cream - from scratch. We have been making it naturally, locally and truthfully in Dingle since 2000. Good ice cream is about feeling good and we want to make memorable flavours that put a smile on your face. We don’t use colourings, flavourings or powdered milk - we prefer the real thing - and that starts with Kerry cow milk, fresh from the farm, lots of local cream, free range eggs and organic sugar. Then we toast, simmer, bake and extract real ingredients. We caramelize McCambridges brown bread for our Irish Brown Bread ice cream; we add Teelings small batch whiskey to make our Chocolate Whiskey ice cream. We’re so fussy we even make our own sea salt from Dingle sea water for our Dingle Sea Salt ice cream. We do all this to make it hopefully the best ice cream you’ve ever tasted. Most of all we make it to be enjoyed, shared and savoured.

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Nutty Delights is Dublin’s premier destination for gourmet nuts, dried fruits, and health-conscious snacking options. As Ireland’s first and only specialty retailer in this niche, we pride ourselves on offering a wide range of ethically and sustainably sourced products. Our commitment to quality and environmental responsibility shines through in every aspect of our business, from our vibrant stores in Georges Street Arcade and Jervis Centre to our dynamic e-commerce platform. Nutty Delights is more than a brand; it’s a community dedicated to delicious, guilt-free indulgence.

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LOCATION: Maynooth, Co. Kildare | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 12

OB-1 is a Colour Destination Salon, open 21 years. I have diverse experience in the dynamic world of hair, I have dedicated my career to nurturing creativity and innovation within the industry, whilst not actually being a hairdresser. My journey has encompassed salon ownership, mentoring and the development of an award-winning sustainable salon. Throughout, my driving force has been a deep-rooted passion for developing my teams artistic expression and professional growth. I am unwaveringly committed to empowering individuals and businesses in the hair world, dedicated to elevate the industry & the salons in it. My mission is to work with salons to not only succeed but strive & lead the way in ensuring our industry becomes more sustainable to protect our planet for generations to come.

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OCEANR are an eco-conscious clothing brand dedicated to Ocean Conservation. We collaborate with organizations all over the world who are focused on ocean health to custom design premium apparel made using recycled plastic and sustainable materials. Transparency is key to how we operate, we run a lifecycle analysis across our product range providing insights into the environmental impact of our garments benchmarked against industry standards. As part of our mission to protect our oceans, every item purchased helps fund fishers across the Mediterranean and Kenya to fish for plastic - this year we commit to removing 30,000 kilos of ocean waste!

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Oishii Foods Ltd is a Japanese inspired food producer that makes delicious fresh, ready to eat sushi for the chilled convenience retail category. Our retail customer base includes many of the top retailers in Ireland and Northern Ireland including Lidl, Tesco, Dunnes Stores, Musgrave Group, Applegreen and independent stores. Oishii Foods is the largest sushi producer in the Irish retail market. Our mission has always been to satisfy customers’ needs with delicious, convenient options for lunch, dinner & snacking occasions. Oishii brings great value and alternative choices to the chilled convenience sector and offers this value proposition in a variety of pack formats & price points.

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OnePageCRM is the world’s first action-focused CRM. It is a combination of a simple contact database and a powerful productivity tool. OnePageCRM’s users can set time-sensitive tasks next to any contact and sort them by due dates, not just alphabetically or by company name. This CRM is used by small businesses in over 80 countries and has been recognised by Forbes as one of the best simple CRM systems in 2024. Despite its simple interface, OnePageCRM offers advanced features to support growing businesses: workflow automation, drag-and-drop sales pipeline, email sync, dynamic dashboard, free mobile apps, and much more.

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LOCATION: Baldonnell, Dublin 22 | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 14

On-site Refueling is a tech-driven mobile energy delivery company on a mission to fuel the energy transition. We deliver conventional and renewable fuels directly to fleet vehicles nationwide, lowering carbon emissions, reducing costs, and providing access to renewable fuels. At a time when the urgent desire to transition to a more sustainable energy future is far outpacing the development of infrastructure, On-site Refueling provides a critical solution for customers — no filling stations, truck stops, or off-route trips required. Our solution that is better for customers, our community, and the planet, made possible with our breakthrough fuel management technology to save companies in labour, fuel costs and reduce their environmental impact.

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LOCATION: Claremorris, Co. Mayo | NUMBER EMPLOYED:10

Established in 2018 to service the Life Science sector in the West of Ireland, within the 1st year we were engaged on projects nationwide. This is because of our vast experience in delivering complex, fast-tracked projects for our pharmaceutical clients. OSENG has a team of highly skilled engineers who act on behalf of their clients providing design, project management, cost management, commissioning and validation advise specific to each project. We always represent our client’s interest delivering innovative engineering solutions to the pharmaceutical, medical device and commercial sector. OSENG prides itself on integrating with our clients to understanding their requirements and with our construction knowledge delivering effective and innovative solutions to meet our client’s needs.

T: 094 935 7004 | E: | W:


Pawprints Cremation was founded in 2011 and is a compassionate pet cremation service dedicated to honouring the bond between pets and their owners. Established with a deep understanding of the emotional connection people share with their animal companions, we provide dignified and personalised cremation solutions. Our state-of-the-art facilities ensure a respectful and eco-friendly process. With a commitment to transparency, we offer various service options tailored to individual needs. Pawprints Cremation strives to support families during difficult times. Trust us to handle your pet’s final journey with the utmost care and empathy.

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LOCATION: Loughrea, Co. Galway | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 10

PD Ceramics Ltd dental laboratory has been setting standards since 1986. Rooted in a legacy of excellence, we push dental innovation boundaries, offering meticulously crafted solutions embodying guaranteed Irish quality and its ethos. As industry leaders, we champion knowledge-sharing dental sector growth. At the innovation forefront, we seamlessly blend traditional techniques with cutting-edge technology for superior outcomes. Every day, our pride lies in the detail-orientated craftsmanship that enhances dental patients’ aesthetic and function. Committed to greatness, our custom-made dental restorations ensure individuals enjoy beautiful smiles — a testament to our dedication to quality and artistic perfection.

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LOCATION: Portobello, Dublin 2 | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 5

Picado Mexican is Ireland’s leading Mexican grocer and cooking school. Whether you shop in store or online, at Picado you’ll find everything you need to cook Mexican food at home; from Mexican pantry essentials, like corn tortillas, dried chillies and masa-harina, to kitchen ware such as tortilla presses, tortilla cosies and traditional Mexican Molacajetes. Our team can help you choose ingredients and tools, suggest substitutions, provide recipes and advice on anything Mexican. You can even attend one of our popular cooking evenings to up your game on Taco Tuesday! Picado: A friendly hub for all things Mexican.

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LOCATION: Stepaside, Dublin 18 | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 3

Re-Cycle Bikes is a second hand bike shop. Re-Cycle bikes started in our front garden during the first lockdown of Covid. We source & stock the finest second hand bikes, each bike is inspected, serviced, & ready for sale. At Re-Cycle Bikes we take trade-ins of kid’s bikes, keeping it affordable for parents & keep the old bike in use in the circular economy. At Re-Cycle Bikes we believe that nothing goes to waste, even bike tyres & tubes. We re-purpose used tyres & tubes into useful & long-lasting objects like rubber matting, equestrian surfaces, playgrounds and astro pitches.

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With an approach that emphasizes sustainability and planning, you’ll find working with us to be collaborative and easy. ROCTEL is an award-winning MSP established in 2000. Our mission is to provide the best-in-class Cloud, Collaboration, Security, and Broadband Services to businesses. We are a Cisco Global partner for many years, ROCTEL specialises in providing the Managed Services Infrastructure and Security to suit all your business requirements. We are focused on building our business in Ireland, the UK and Spain, servicing local and international markets. We have commercial offices in Dublin and London, with our 24x7 Data Centre, ROCSOLID NMC and SOC in Dublin. Our Sales, Engineering, Operations, and Projects personnel hold primary degrees and MBAs from top Universities ranked inside top 20 worldwide. ROCTEL are carrier independent, we aggregate the best connectivity for any given location or city.

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LOCATION: Wicklow Town, Co. Wicklow | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 7

The Sports Room, a family-owned technical sports shop, focusses on running, swimming, road and mountain biking. We proudly offer top quality brands and products as well as bike service and repair. Whether customers are elite athletes or new to their sport, our knowledgeable team have the expertise to advise on the right products. We offer a unique, dynamic and vibrant shopping experience that encourages customers to “shop with their feet”. A community hub, people come to share their stories, meet up with like-minded individuals, take part in events and get advice. Through good “old fashioned customer service” we keep our customers coming back.

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LOCATION: Ballycoolin, Dublin 15 | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 9

We are a leading packaging producer, which specialise in eco-friendly and sustainable packaging alternatives under our brand earth2earth. With 550 billion tonnes of excess carbon in the atmosphere driving the climate crisis, our mission is to ensure we have a positive impact by not only reducing our carbon footprint and actively contributing to sustainability, but to help organisations around the world achieve this too through our innovative products. Our products include refuse sacks, bin liners, food films and wraps. We even produce disposable aprons, clinical waste sacks and gloves. We have developed these products in our new earth2earth plant-based film that is carbon negative and certified by the carbon trust and TUV.

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LOCATION: Dromcollogher, Co. Limerick | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 34

TPS is a leading custom plastic injection moulding company with over 20 years of experience. We specialize in manufacturing high precision moulded components for a diverse range of industries, including automotive, medical, cosmetic, industrial, and environmental. We offer a comprehensive range of services, including:
Custom injection moulding / Tool design and build / Machine building / Prototyping / Software solution (ERP & MES) for Manufacturing and/or Tooling Companies / Digital Data Analysis

We are committed to providing our customers with the highest quality products and services, and we are proud to have a best-in-class production record. We are also proud to be IATF 16949, ISO 13485, and ISO 9001 certified. These certifications demonstrate our commitment to continuous improvement and our ability to meet the demanding requirements of our customers. If you are looking for a reliable and experienced partner for your custom plastic injection moulding needs, TPS is the perfect choice.
Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can help you achieve your manufacturing goals.

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LOCATION: Milltown, Dublin 6 | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 48

Tour America is an Irish owned and operated company. The business was set up by Mary McKenna from her sitting room 28 years ago. We specialise in selling holidays to the Irish customer to North America and Cruises Worldwide. They set up cruise holidays after September 11th, and then during covid set up the luxury brand The Travel Suite which caters for the 5 star worldwide holidays. Tour America is the number one travel agent specialising in the USA and cruises in Ireland. Covid was an exceptionally hard time for any business in travel, and it was during this time again, that the business re invented itself. Most of their employees now work from home, with some based all over the world in Spain, Canada, South Africa and Scotland, they believe in having a very happy workforce and have embraced change in the new world. Having a raving fan club of clients is very important, and all the staff know that customer service comes first, with a NPS of 80, the customer feedback is most important. With over 66% repeat business, Tour America knows the importance of keeping their client base and ensuring we have happy clients. The culture of the organisation is about happy team and outstanding customer service.

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Waterford Distillery was founded in 2014 led by noted whisky industry champion, Mark Reynier (CEO). The company has gone on to individually harvest, malt, ferment, distil and mature single malt whisky from over 100 individual farms across Ireland. Waterford Distillery makes only double-distilled single malt Irish whisky – entirely from Irish-grown produce. Our revolutionary single malt range includes Single Farm Origin whiskies – single malts that represent just one of the 100+ farms we harvest from, as well as radical Cuvée Concepts, the first of their kind in world whisky, which bring separately-matured single farm whiskies together for greater complexity.



We are Weighless Wonders, a dedicated team of eight passionate individuals committed to helping you achieve your weight loss and wellness goals. With our holistic approach to health, we offer both online and in-person classes in Dublin, Kildare, Cork, and Tipperary. Our comprehensive programs provide you with the knowledge, support, and personalized guidance you need to make sustainable lifestyle changes. Beyond weight management, we empower you to make informed choices, we are beyond proud of our development works but most importantly with our innovative food tracker, which includes Nova scores, carbon footprint data, and eco scores for your food choices. Join us on your journey towards a healthier and happier you.

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We are commercial and residential lighting designers and suppliers. We believe being both gives us the distinct advantage of in-house expertise to create and deliver a truly exceptional design. We believe light is integral to the architectural and human experience but is little understood and poorly designed. As a profession, worldwide, we can do better. Since our very beginnings, we have pushed boundaries. Continuing on this tradition, we aim to change how light is viewed through education, the innovation of new techniques, solutions, and products. We believe our culture of change, diversity of expertise, the structure of continued education, exploratory design and the professionalism of our supply put us in an unrivalled position to do this.

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LOCATION: Bunclody, Co. Carlow | NUMBER EMPLOYED: 50

ZEUS Mobility makes city travel easy, enjoyable and environmentally friendly. It has a fleet of 9,000 electric scooters available for short and long-term rental in 60+ cities in Germany and the UK. ZEUS is nominated in two categories in this years SFA Awards; Innovator of the Year and Exporter of the Year. Leading the way in sustainability for the industry, ZEUS has launched the world’s first solar powered charging station for shared e-scooters. Born global, establishing operations in Germany in 2020, ZEUS has since expanded to multiple markets delivering seamless, sustainable urban travel.



Zingibeer is at the forefront of a new style of alcoholic ginger beer, offering the perfect balance of fiery ginger, refreshing lemon zest, uniquely blended botanicals, and a 'just right' level of sweetness Our multi-award-winning premium ginger beer boasts all natural ingredients, no artificial colours, flavours or preservatives and is gluten free and vegan friendly. Founder Kevin Byrne, with over two decades in food manufacturing, transformed his home brewing passion into Zingibeer alongside his daughter and co-founder Rachel, a former business banker with a flair for SMEs and a love for food & beverage. Together, they navigated the pandemic's challenges to perfect an innovative ginger beer recipe, blending their expertise in brewing and branding into the heart of Zingibeer.

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