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Venture Causeway is a competition designed to offer funding for new business ideas. We want as many people to know about it as possible so Follow us on Facebook or use the Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin sharing buttons.
Norman Lynas: Chairman and founder of Lynas Food Service, Coleraine
Karen Yates: Owns Zing Design and Print together with her husband Russell Yates.
Dr Mark McKinney: Founder and Owner of ATG Group Coleraine
John Armstrong: Founder and MD of Armstrong Medical Ltd
Darren Gardiner: Founder and Owner LSFX Productions (Light and Sound FX) and co-founder and owner of Ground Espresso Bars together with his wife Karen Gardiner
Jack Cassidy: Founder and Owner of JKC BMW Colerane
Evan Reid: Owner and Sales Director of Henderson’s Pharmacy
Kenny Bradley: Founder and Owner of Kenny’s Spar and Kenny’s Home Delivery Wine
Colin Mairs: Founder and Owner of Blairs Caravans Portursh and Blairs Gas Supplies
Dr Norry McBride: “Director of Academic Enterprise, Ulster Business School, University of UIster” and “Non-Executive Director of Innovation Ulster Ltd”
Venture Causeway is open to applicants who either have a business or intend to start a business in the Borough of Coleraine
Our Champions are looking for feasible business propositions with growth potential and with a financial need where funding and mentoring can make all the difference to the success of the idea.
Application for the competition is simple. Vist the Apply Now section and click the link to download your application pack. Make a note of the important dates too!
If you’d like to apply then please make note of the following important dates:
If selected as a finalist in the competition you will be required to make a 5 minute pitch to the Causeway Champions followed by a Q&A session with the Champions.
Please keep these dates free of appointments if possible as we cannot guarantee that we can allocate you a time slot at your preferred time of day. We will of course do our best to accommodate you, but please be aware that it may not be possible to include you in the competition if your availability is limited.