The small business landscape is changing and

Enterprise North West are a part of it.

Take a look at how we got started.

For the past 30 years, we have delivered mentoring and training for aspiring and existing private and social entrepreneurs.

Located across two sites in Derry City we provide work-space and office accommodation for private and social enterprises to start-up and grow.   We are recognised as one of the market leaders in NI for our social enterprise support.

We have developed and grown significantly however our core ethos remains the same – to ‘roll up the sleeves to provide practical assistance to SME and micro-enterprise owner-managers to help them to overcome barriers to growth and to identify, target and fully exploit new business opportunities.

Meet our award winning team

Our team is highly experienced in delivering mentoring and training for aspiring and existing private and social entrepreneurs. We are recognised as specialists in assisting individuals and organsations explore, start and grow their businessses and social enterprises. Feel free to contact one of the team below to discuss your business support or business premises requirements.

Brian O'Neill

Ava Sweeney

Charlie Kennedy

Rachel Gallagher

Caolan Campbell

Tori Killeen

About Enterprise North West

Enterprise North West is a Derry based Enterprise Agency providing unique business support programmes, affordable, high-quality commercial property and a wide range of complementary services to a diverse range of businesses. We specialise in working with all entrepreneurs from start-ups to long-established enterprises across all business sectors throughout Northern Ireland.

Business Innovation and Growth Programme

Business Innovation & Growth Programme (BIG) programme provides one to one mentoring support, workshops and network events.

Go For It Programme

Provides professional business start-up mentoring and support tailored to you and your business idea. Whatever your business idea, we can help you get it going.

Exploring Enterprise Programme

Provides one to one mentoring and workshops aimed at helping potential social entrepreneurs to start a business and encourage existing social enterprises to grow.

Start Up Loan Fund

Start Up Loans, administered by the British Business Bank, is a government backed scheme, providing low-interest repayable loans and free business support.

Dynamic and results-focused training & mentoring

We are a social enterprise who aim to assist entrepreneurs at any stage of their business journey plus support our local community through a variety of initiatives. Enterprise North West has a strong social ethos focussed on social enterprise and regeneration through initiatives such as direct social impact to the local community and voluntary organisations, free business support to local SMEs and social enterprises, grant funding and  bursaries.

  • Social Enterprise Development

    Social Enterprise Development

    We are known as the leading agency for social enterprise training and mentoring for aspiring and existing social enterprises in the North West.

  • Business Development

    Business Development

    Our innovative, dynamic and results-focused team will help your business plan and achieve sustainable business growth across multiple sectors.

  • Business Marketing

    Business Marketing

    Our in-house digital marketing experts can assit you with web design and social media support to grow your engagement with your customers online.

Our skills & expertise

By being embedded in the local community we are able to concentrate on small business development, entrepreneurship, digital and social innovation projects across the North West. Our client base includes micro and small businesses, public sector bodies and VCSE clients across Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, the UK and Europe.

  • Digital Marketing 99% 99%
  • Branding 95% 95%
  • PR & Marketing 89% 89%
  • Financial advise 98% 98%
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