DBI – working to provide learning and networking opportunities for women in the digital, online and ecommerce sectors

The female mentoring initiative, invites applications from women across Ireland who established a start-up business in the last two years. Following a judging process, the selected applicant will win four, one-to-one mentoring sessions with former Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, and qualified Executive Business Coach and Mentor, Mary Mitchell O’Connor.

Mary Mitchell O’Connor

Mary is a former TD and Cabinet Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation as well as Minister of State for Higher Education.

Having served as a public representative at local and national level for over 16 years, Mary has exceptional experience of working with people to achieve their goals and ambitions. Mary also served as a school principal for over 20 years, giving her a deep appreciation of the value of education and helping people to reach their full potential.

Mary is now focusing on providing clients with top strategic counsel and tactical execution at a personal and professional level in a coaching, training and mentoring capacity. She inspires, facilitates and supports her clients to achieve their goals.

Mary is a qualified Executive Business Coach and Executive Mentor.