Innovate-NI is an innovation and management consulting company headquartered in Derry, Northern Ireland. We concentrate on small business development, entrepreneurship, digital and social innovation projects. Our client base includes micro and small businesses, public sector bodies and VCSE clients across Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, UK and Europe.
We specialise in the provision of business mentoring and advice support, project management, business planning, event and conference development/management.
“I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for all of your support and guidance throughout this project. The guidance and growth report you have given me has really helped excel my business and has set me up for success in the future. I am now more aware of my current results and also the steps to take to improve going forward into this year. I would and already have highly recommended this service to other business associates to help further their business model.”
Chris Connor | Digital Designs | January 2020
Barney has been working in the business support sector since 1989 and has developed, delivered and managed professional teams in business innovation, incubation and internationalisation.
He is currently working on a range of projects including the Foyle River Gardens a major social innovation, environment and regeneration project in the city of Derry in partnership with the Eden Project and the ‘Techies in Residence’ Programme.
Clare is a firm believer that collaboration rather that competition is the key to success. She is passionate about enterprise and innovation and bridging this with education. She has supported the start-up and growth of hundreds of businesses especially in the tech and creative industries across NI. She is an advocate for embedding entrepreneurial mindsets in the young upcoming talent and has hosted and supported many events and festivals across NI in enterprise, start up, social innovation, STEM and creativity.