Tuesday 18 September 2018

Start-up ambassador

ENTERPRISE Ireland has announced the appointment of the man who helped to bring Irish food to Australia as the new start-up ambassador for the country.

Eamon Eastwood founded Taste Ireland, which imports and distributes Irish food brands across Australia and New Zealand.

He has been given the job as part of a strategy of encouraging overseas entrepreneurs to locate their start-up firms in Ireland.

Mr Eastwood is closely involved in the diaspora community and is a member of the Global Irish Network.

Taste Ireland has supply contracts with 700 stores including retail giants Woolworths and Coles who between them own 70pc of the Australian retail market.

Promoted articles

Entertainment News