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Enterprise 2018-01-19T22:16:58+00:00
STDC Carrick-On-Suir Entrepreneur of the Year 2013 Sandra O'Neill being presented with her award by Tom Hayes, Minister of State. Also in picture L-R, Isabel Cambie STDC (RDP Manager), Martin Quinn STDC (Chairman), Niall Morrissey STDC (CEO)

STDC Carrick-On-Suir Entrepreneur of the Year 2013 Sandra O’Neill being presented with her award by Tom Hayes, Minister of State. Also in picture L-R, Isabel Cambie STDC (RDP Manager), Martin Quinn STDC (Chairman), Niall Morrissey STDC (CEO)

South Tipperary Development Company is proud to play a key role in supporting new and existing entrepreneurs to develop their business ideas or existing businesses across South Tipperary. Some of the supports that STDC can offer include:

  • Enterprise training, such as the Self Employment Options Programme, which helps people prepare for the transition from being unemployed to self-employed
  • Supporting clients to access the Back to Work Enterprise Allowance
  • Providing business advice and mentoring from experienced staff
  • Provision of grant aid for eligible micro enterprises under the Rural Development Programme (LEADER)
  • Supporting business networking through the Tipperary Micro Business Network

Since 2009, STDC has helped 226 people into either mainstream or self employment, and has helped sustain many more jobs as a direct result of supports provided to new and existing enterprises. The company has had a major role in supporting the establishment of 94 new enterprises in the county over this period of time. If you have a business idea or are looking for support with your existing business contact STDC to see if we can be of assistance.