Mayo business, Velvet Cloud has been announced as a finalist for this year’s National Enterprise Awards. The awards, an initiative of the Local Enterprise Offices, will take place virtually on the 11th February.
Velvet Cloud, located in Claremorris, was selected to represent Local Enterprise Office Mayo at the awards and will compete against 29 other finalists for a prize fund totaling €50,000.
The company was founded by Michael and Aisling Flanagan in 2015 and produces sheep’s milk yogurt and cheese on the family farm. Its digestion-friendly products are available in over 100 Irish stores and are on the menu of the top restaurants across the country, including five Michelin-starred establishments. Velvet Cloud also sells direct to a growing customer base via its website.
Now in their 22nd year, the awards celebrate small businesses and includes awards that recognise excellence in exporting, sustainability and innovation along with 8 regional awards and an overall National Enterprise Awards winner. Velvert