PLATO is Ireland's most successful SME development organisation dealing exclusively
with Owner Managed businesses. In the past 10 years, over 2,000 businesses have
The PLATO programme also operates across Europe with tens of thousands of owner managers having taken part in the programme to date. In Ireland, PLATO is funded by a range of enterprise agencies such as the County and City Enterprise Boards, FAS, Accel, InterTrade Ireland. It is also assisted by a wide range of well know national and international companies.
Through a unique partnership with large "parent" companies (such as Microsoft, Diageo & Maxol), PLATO Ireland provides SMEs with facilitated group learning, specialist expertise and advice, networking opportunities, business development training, and cross-border activities. For further details, visit:-
Marion Walshe (Regional Manager)
The Guinness Enterprise Centre
Taylor’s Lane, Dublin 8
Tel: 086 8234309