Congratulations Erika Fox, Shane Hassett & Brendan O’Connell our Kerry young entrepreneurs 2015!!

It’s part of a fund awarded by the Local Enterprise Office as part of a two million euro national competition for Ireland’s best young entrepreneurs from 18 to 30 years old.
Brendan O’Connell from Listowel with his proposal Project Management Live won €10,000 for Best New Idea. €20,000 was presented to Shane Hassett of Killarney for Best Start-Up for his company Wazp. Best Established Business with an investment of €20,000 was awarded to Erika Fox of Glenbeigh for her business 5A Digital. Erika was also named Kerry’s Best Young Entrepreneur.


EriKa Fox 

5A Digital          

Business Description:  5A Digital is a Blogger & Digital Influencer agency. It is broken up into two parts; a) An agency which represents Ireland’s top bloggers & social media influencers and b) A destination for brands to work towards developing successful social & digital campaigns. 5A Digital will be the first of it’s kind here in Ireland and will lead the way in this new digital age.




Shane Hassett


Business Description: Wazp combines great design with 3D printing and cutting edge supply chain management technology to bring amazing products to more markets faster and more efficiently – Products. Made. Simple.





Brendan O Connell

Brendan O’Connell

Project Management Live

Business Description: The business idea is to create an automated collaborative project delivery platform, where key project information is stored on a live project database. This ease of access to real-time key project information is invaluable to project stakeholders to facilitate project decisions and enhance communications.


Have a look at the full list of 18 – 30 yrs old  and meet Kerry’s Best Young Entrepreneurs of 2015 by a CLICK HERE

From Red Chair Recruitment; Congratulations to you all…  A very well done