Plan For Business Success in 2018

Tuesday 27th February at 630pm we are meeting in the brand new Huckletree D2 shared workspace

Call For Speakers:

February’s topic is ‘Funding Your Startup Business’

We are looking for speakers who are founders who have succeeded in raising money to fund their startup.

Are you a founder of a business in Ireland who has successfully raised money at early startup stage?

Would you like to share your story with a group of entrepreneurs who are highly engaged early – stage founders?

How did you raise money? What are the important things that entrepreneurs should keep in mind when raising capital for their business?

Did you make mistakes in raising funds, that you would like others to avoid?

Perhaps you would like to nominate someone who has a great story to tell?

What challenges did you have raising funding? How did you overcome these challenges?

Speakers So Far:

Steve Flynn Founder & CEO of Skytango

Steven Flynn is an Emmy Award winning Filmmaker: Producer, Director, Director of Photography, Editor, and drone pilot. With a background in electronics and photography he honed his skill both as a photographer and editor, forming his own post-production company in 1996.

Among his past clients are PBS, DISCOVERY, TRAVEL CHANNEL, HGTV, PAISLEY PARK. He moved to Ireland for a short period in 2002 and worked as a freelance editor for his first clients in Europe and returned to the US in 2003 only to relocate to Ireland again in 2012 and co-found Aerial Filming Ireland. In 2015 he pitched another business idea to the National Digital Resource Centre in Dublin, and is currently the CEO of Skytango™ Ltd.

Skytango has been successful in accessing New Frontiers and NDRC CSF funding. Steve  will share his experience of applying for funding and his experience of being offered and (turning down1) VC funding.


David McDonnell of New Frontiers Entrepreneur Development Programme

David runs the New Frontiers Programme  at the Synergy Centre in IT Tallaght and he will speak about the New Frontiers Programme. The New Frontiers Phase 2 programme offers €15,000 of equity- free funding for 6 months from Enterprise Ireland for successful applicants.

Do you have a story that you can share to help other entrepreneurs fund their startup? Contact Ingrid or Rose by emailing

Upcoming Entrepreneurs Anonymous Events:

February – Funding Your Startup Business
March – How I Sold 1 Million…
April – Why We Love Experimenting – And Why You Will Too
May – How To Launch Your Online Business
June – Work/Life Balance. The 4 Hour Work Week – Is It Possible?
September – How Finding A Co-founder Saved My Business
October – Work Smarter – Productivity Hacks For Startups
November – The Ultimate Cheat Sheet On Finding A Mentor


Past Entrepreneurs Anonymous Events:
January 30th’s event was held in the unique event space of Iconic Offices’ latest offering of high-end, creative workspace in the heart of Dublin City.

Each month, on the last Tuesday evening at 630pm Entrepreneurs Anonymous members meet in Dublin to meet other startups, business owners and entrepreneurs. Each month we host different speakers of interest to members. Last month we were delighted to welcome members to the beautiful Iconic Offices in The Greenway, just off St Stephen’s Green. The entrance is next to The Unitarian Church.

January’s Theme: Plan Your Success in 2018

Speakers: Business coaches Eddie Walsh and Laurence Campbell
Location: Iconic Offices, The Greenway, St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2
Time: Tuesday 30th January 2018 at 630pm
Entry Fee: This is a free event, sponsored by Accountant Online, with event hosting this month kindly provided by Iconic Offices.
How To Book: Sign up here 
Or you can also become a member of Entrepreneurs Anonymous by signing up for this event here 

Speaker Profiles

Laurence Campbell – Performance and Development Coach 

Laurence has a passion for developing people’s potential and drive for achievement to become their best self.

She has worked for 20 years in multinational organisations namely Shell, British Telecom, Telefonica and Paddy Power between France, the UK, Spain and Ireland, where she held various International management positions in sales, business development and marketing. This strong and diverse experience enabled her to launch her own Coaching & Consulting Business three years ago.

As a performance and development Coach, she works with managers and leaders on an individual and/or team basis.

She is a qualified Business & Executive Coach at the European Mentoring & Coaching Council (EMCC) senior practitioner level, is trained in Gestalt coaching and holds an MBA from the Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Tours in France.

Laurence has a particular interest in coaching clients who took the path of expatriation to Ireland, having gone through this exciting and challenging experience herself.

Coach Laurence Campbell
Coach Laurence Campbell

Eddie Walsh – Business Coach at ActionCOACH Business Coaching Ireland

Eddie is an Award Winning Business Coach, Trainer and Business Growth Expert. He is passionate about helping Irish Business Owners take their business from Good to Great. He coached Irish Business Owners/Managers on a daily basis, helping them increase their profitability, build better teams and systemise their business so that it can run efficiently without them.

Eddie will present a session called Going for Growth: Six steps to increasing your sales and profits.

This session is specifically geared towards business owners who want to take their business to the next level of success. Eddy will take you through the concept of the Six Steps to having a commercial, profitable, and sustainably growing enterprise that can work without you. You will learn 5 Ways to increase your sales and profits;and we will share strategies to help get immediate results in your business.

Eddie Walsh Action Coach
Eddie Walsh Action Coach

Thank you to Iconic Offices who have beautiful co-working spaces all over Dublin; you will get to experience The Greenway location for this January event.

Iconic Offices

Monthly Startup Webinar from Accountant Online

Are you starting a business in Ireland and confused whether you should set up as a sole trader or a limited company?

Join our free monthly webinar for startups and check out our helpful guides and checklists on starting your new business in Ireland. We have a checklist for sole traders and a guide for setting up your limited company in Ireland.

Chartered Accountant Jennifer Harrison
Chartered Accountant Jennifer Harrison

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