Ends on September 15, 2019

To distinguish the exceptional performance of micro, small and emerging companies either in the services or the manufacturing sectors who are demonstrating early stage exporting potential.
  • Open to all micro, small and emerging size businesses operating in Ireland in all sectors, including first time exporters
  • Company must have less than 50 employees and have an annual turnover and / or an annual balance sheet total not exceeding €10m
  • Nominee must be in business for at least one fiscal year and have filed its first year’s accounts
  • Nominee company must have export potential and identified export sales to one or more international markets
  • Special attention will be paid to export strategy, in particular marketing and tackling challenges with introducing new products or services to different markets
  • The company should be able to provide evidence of success and further potential across the following pillars: innovation & growth focus; strategic development & execution; and sustainability