Archive For: Business News

Retailer of The Year Award

Retailer of The Year Award

Support your favourite nominee to create additional awareness of their nomination and highlight their business success. Vote by clicking on the relevant option below (scroll down to the bottom of the page) and then click ‘vote’. One vote per IP address. Closing date for votes: 10am, Monday 20th October. Please ... Read More
 
Eatery of the Year Award

Eatery of the Year Award

Support your favourite nominee to create additional awareness of their nomination and highlight their business success. Vote by clicking on the relevant option below (scroll down to the bottom of the page) and then click ‘vote’. One vote per IP address. Closing date for votes: 10am, Monday 20th October.  Please ... Read More
 
Awards Sponsors 2014

Awards Sponsors 2014

As always Omagh Chamber of Commerce are most grateful for the generousity of local business for their kind sponsorship at the 2014 event. Well done to all and we look forward to seeing on the night. If you know of anyone who is interested in becoming a member of Omagh ... Read More
 
Business Awards Launch

Business Awards Launch

The 2014 Omagh Business Awards, organised by the Ulster Herald and Omagh Chamber of Commerce, were officially launched last week, celebrating the dedication, commitment and success of businesses throughout the district. With the entry process now open, businesses can enter any of the nine awards on offer and recipients will ... Read More
 
Lobbying Pay Off

Lobbying Pay Off

From the Ulster Herald – A ROAD safety campaign by local residents and political representatives has paid off as a major £280,000 road resurfacing scheme started this week on a stretch of the A5 Curr Road. The upgrade was welcomed by Transport Minister Danny Kennedy and Sinn Féin councillor Glen ... Read More
 
New President Elected

New President Elected

Omagh Chamber of Commerce held its Annual General Meeting in Sallys, John Street on Tuesday 17th June where Dominic McClements, general manager of the North-West News Group, was elected as its new President. Outgoing President, Julian McKeown, thanked the members for their support throughout his busy year in office and ... Read More
 
Chamber Thanks

Chamber Thanks

Out going Omagh Chamber President, Julian McKeown expressed his thanks to Secretary, Elaine Fyffe and Treasurer, Hilary England by presenting bouquets at the recent AGM.  Julian said he was very grateful for their diligent assistance for his year as chamber president.
 
Omagh Biz Camp

Omagh Biz Camp

‘Start it … Grow it … Sell It’ – Wednesday 9th April 2014, 6.00pm-9.00pm – Silverbirch Hotel, Omagh Are you in business or thinking of starting a business? Then Omagh Biz Camp has something for you. Business Support & Business Start Up Employer Support Business Information Business to business connections ... Read More
 
Perfect Pitch

Perfect Pitch

Survive and Thrive have announced a training seminar, Perfect Pitch aimed to highlight the do’s and don’ts of selling yourself and your wares and is the ideal opportunity for anyone in business to look objectively at how they present themselves. Issues like branding, pitch and selling techniques will discussed as ... Read More
 
Creative & Digital Marketing Event

Creative & Digital Marketing Event

Thursday 6 March 2014 saw a Creative & Digital Marketing’ Workshop event held in the Silverbirch Hotel, Omagh. The event was very well attended (around 120 attendees) and was organised by Innovation Omagh. The speakers included Enda McShane Velocity Worldwide who spoke with great expertise about how we need to ... Read More
 
David Meade Event

David Meade Event

Julian McKoewn (Omagh Chamber President)  and Andrea McGuckin (Innovation Omagh – Co-ordinator) under the control of celebrity entertainer and motivational speaker David Meade – The David Meade Project (BBC NI). David spoke at A Masterclass in Innovation event on Tuesday 25 February 2014 at the Strule Arts Centre, Omagh. Well ... Read More
 
Investors in People Group Scheme

Investors in People Group Scheme

The Department for Learning and Omagh District Council are planning to run its fourth Investors in People Group Scheme in 2014 following the success of the previous groups. The group scheme offers the opportunity for local businesses to avail of workshops and one to one support from Thomas Martin from ... Read More
 
Nick’s Blog

Nick’s Blog

Can Entrepreneurs Save The Economy? – Even though foreign direct investment plays a key role in the economy the importance of entrepreneurs and their ability to create jobs is increasingly recognised. As a result, the development of an entrepreneurial culture in both the private and public sectors is vital to ... Read More
 
Innovation Omagh

Innovation Omagh

The next meeting of Omagh Chamber of Commerce will take place on Tuesday 11th February at 5.30pm in the Boardroom of Omagh Enterprise. The meeting will begin with a presentation from Andrea McGuckin, Innovation Omagh Programme, on what the programme offers to SME’s in the district and how to avail ... Read More
 
Ulster Bank Business Breakfast

Ulster Bank Business Breakfast

The Ulster Bank would like to invite you to their Ahead for Business Business breakfast event on Tuesday 11th Feb in the Glenavon House Hotel, Cookstown at 7.30am. Ulster Bank continue their series of Break Business EventsAmbitious for your business? So are Ulster Bank. Give us the opportunity to show ... Read More