Pictured at the National Enterprise Awards, John Magee, LEO Mayo; Gretchen Donovan, Glass Innovations; Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment; Orla Martin, LEO Offaly and Cllr. Neil Feighery, Leas Cathaoirleach, Offaly County Council.

Ferbane business honoured at national enterprise awards

Congratulations to Gretchen Donovan and the team from Glass Innovations who represented Offaly so brilliantly in the 2023 National Enterprise Awards and won a Regional Award at the prize giving ceremony held in The Mansion House on June 1. Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Simon Coveney, presented the Mid Eastern Regional award to Gretchen.

Glass Innovations, based in Ferbane, is an engineering company that specialises in printing and painting on glassware, for clients in the drinks, beauty, and retail industry. Glass Innovations receives the designs and artworks from clients, and then using in-house expertise and equipment, transforms basic glassware into a luxurious product with optimum “shelf presence”.

Speaking of the win Orla Martin, Head of Enterprise Offaly, said “Glass Innovations is a success story and we are delighted to support such an exciting and dynamic company”.