CHAIRMAN

SAM WALKER

Sam Walker has been a Director with the Company since 1993 and became Chairman in 2015.  He is also a Director of Gilford Community Regeneration Company since 2011.

Sam lives in Gilford. He is a retired Engineering Manager for BT and currently works as a Finance Adviser with Citizens Advice Bureau.

MANAGER

CIARAN CUNNINGHAM

Ciaran has 23 years’ experience working with small businesses, preparing business plans and marketing plans including financial projections.  He is a Trainer and Mentor on the Regional Start programme, the Exploring Enterprise Programme and small business support programmes dating back to 1993.

He is currently lead partner for an Erasmus+ Funded Project and a partner in 2 other Erasmus + Programmes.  He has wide and deep links in the regional community, previously participating as a Board Member for Enterprise Northern Ireland, Down Rural Area Partnership and is a current director of Gilford Community Regeneration Group.  Ciaran is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.

BOARD OF

DIRECTORS

Mr Sam Walker  (Chairman)

Mr Robert Mowbray ( Vice-Chairman )

Mr Edward Gorringe (Company Secretary)

Mr Sean Doran

Mr Patrick Grimes

Mr Gerard McGivern

Mrs Fiona Magee

Mr Andrew Walker

Mrs Gail Ferguson

WORKSPACE

The Centre also provides tailor-made office and industrial workspace for small businesses. Office suites are available ranging in size from 200 to 500 sq. ft. Industrial units range from 588 to 1400 sq. ft and are tailor made to suit a range of manufacturing capabilities.

Our Goal is to Support and Advise