Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur


Very excited to be part of the huge buzz of this competition since the beginning in 2014 which saw over 1000 young entrepreneurs enter with their outstanding idea /commercial venture for a start-up or existing business.

IBYE‏ @ibye_2016: 'This makes the #IBYE Final just that bit more real! Exquisite #IBYE Award design from @CalnanAnhoj as always! #Exciting'

'Sowing the Seed'  
Awards for the 24 regional finalists in the three categories, Best Idea, Best Start Up and Best Established, the awards were based on an interpretation of the ‘seed form’ and the play on words ‘Sowing (sewing) the Seed’...

'The Feathering Acorn'
Trophies for the over all winners! The 'feathering acorn' symbolises the seed / idea at its final stage, a sense of maturity has been realised and all is in full flight. The feather suggests elevation, potential soaring, illustrates the successful achievement of previous challenges within the business. The winning trophy was presented by Minister Richard Bruton at Google’s European headquarters in Dublin 2014 & 2015. The 2016 awards were presented by Claire Byrne March 2017.

IBYE‏ @ibye_2015 " We just HAD to give you a sneak preview of the exquisite 2015 ‪#‎IBYE‬ Winner Award! Expertly and creatively crafted by the masters of craft, Calnan & Anhøj. The 'Bronze Feathering Acorn' defines the development and strong growth of the core business values, aspirations and acumen of the entrepreneurship that has been fostered throughout the #IBYE Competition " 

"Thank you Michael. You have done a great job, the pieces are beautiful and I think you really captured the spirit of the competition"
Sheelagh Daly, Head of Enterprise, Wicklow County Enterprise Board

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