Back to Business

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Welcome to Back to Business  – an initiative to provide Members with a platform to promote their business, network and get key information during the COVID-19 crisis.  ISME have created a dedicated section on that will advertise and promote businesses, free of charge;  provide webinars, videos and blogs focusing on key tools and advice needed to get back to business; plus virtual networking events - Pitch my Business. This campaign is open to businesses around the country,  ISME Members can advertise free of charge and for non-members, view the rate card and spec here.

Neil McDonnell, ISME Chief Executive commented

“As our COVID-19 restrictions ease, it is vital for our small businesses to get back trading again. They have been starved of trade for so long that the viability of many is threatened. Consumers can play their part by staying local and shopping local. ISME is playing its part by assisting businesses to find those local customers more easily, and free of charge.”

A message from ISME CEO

Neil McDonnell

The focus of this campaign is to think local, think Irish and get business moving again. The Irish business community, and in particular small and medium businesses, are experiencing challenges like never before. Many are making very tough decisions and others are looking at ways to pivot their business. This campaign celebrates and encourages innovation and rethinking of business delivery following a sea change in society post COVID-19 and offers ISME’s channels as a means to promote this.

We hope this campaign inspires more businesses to work together, be it in the consumer or business to business sectors, big or small companies and also direct members of the public to support Irish products and services.