Useful websites & contacts for yas!

by suzanne

Here’s a list of useful NI websites / contacts &  NI networking groups to make your life just that little easier & hopefully help your business / organisation to grow:

NI Business Info
Intertrade Ireland
Startup Nation
Invest NI
Enterprise NI
Heatlth & Safety Works NI
Federation of Small Businesses
Chamber of Commerce
Confederation of British Industry
Rural Community Network
Digital Circle
Advice NI
Young Enterprise
Social Enterprise NI

Local Business Skills / Partners:

Website / Social Media / Search Engine Optimisation / Design & Print:
OIN Interactive
IPA Solutions
Financial Planning / Accountants:
AnnMarie McNeill – Hill Samuel & Co (financial planning, pensions & investments):
Tel: +44 (0) 7585110024  Email:
Heritage Financial Planning (Mortgage advice)

Local Business Networking Groups:

Newry & Mourne Business Networking Group – 7.30am to 9am every Tues morn in the Cannal Court (John Hughes is the contact –
Newry Business Focus – 7.45am to 9am every Tues morn in Enterprise Centre, Win Industrial Estate, Newry (Adrian Buckley contact – )
Banbridge Business Networking Group – 7.30am- 9am last Thursday of every month in Enterprise Centre, Scarva Rd, Banbridge (Yvonne Clysedale contact – )
BizMums  – a new networking group for busy working Mums / freelancers  / entrepreneurs. Join the group on FB & Kate Podranga is the contact & generally meets the 3rd Thursday of every month in The FunHouse, Newry between 10-11.30am.
Newry Creates – Thursday evenings quarterly from 7pm -9pm in Amplified Bar, Newry (contact Eve Earley ( or Chris McCabe It’s a very relaxed group with different speakers each month comprising freelancers / inspirational speakers / some carrying out projects / new community group speakers (all sorts)! There’s pizza & a bar, what more could you want!