Suzanne White, Managing Director, Athrú Solutions

“I would encourage owner-managers who are facing challenges and are serious about their business to join the Small Business Development Programme; it has been invaluable both to me and my staff. During the programme my business came on leaps and bounds, and I employed new staff, incorporate new systems and formed a successful strategy for […]

Simon Van Lonkhuyzen, Managing Director, TEC Industrial Ltd

“My primary motivation for participating in the 2013 Plato Dublin Small Business Development Programme was a goal for continuous professional development. We realised that TEC Industrial required a holistic approach; identifying necessary changes and implementing these improvements. I had the unique opportunity to work with business facilitators from blue-chip multinationals, including: IBM and Pfizer. The […]

Paddy Finnegan, Managing Director, Graph Print Ltd

“In 1993 Graph Print had first experienced with the Small Business Development Programme, at a time when we needed to take the “next step” forward. This coincided with the Dublin branch’s first year in existence. Plato’s guidance in the early years helped us to grow and map out a future for the business. Six years […]