Jobs Minister visits Sligo today

The new Minister for Jobs Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’ Connor, is on a visit to Sligo this afternoon.

Minister O’ Connor is attending a joint Trade Mission organised by Enterprise Ireland and the IDA in the Sligo Park Hotel.

The aim of the event, which starts and 12.30, is to increase business between Irish Small Business and multinational companies.

Minister Mitchelle O’ Connor, says she committed to creating jobs in the North West and is looking forward to working with companies in this region.

Carol Brennan, Senior Regional Development Executive with Enterprise Ireland, says they have over 100 people attending the trade mission this afternoon.