Best Start Up Business Award



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Support your favourite nominee to create additional awareness of their nomination and highlight their business success. Vote by clicking on the relevant option below (scroll down to the bottom of the page) and then click ‘vote’. One vote per IP address. Closing date for votes: 10am, Monday 10th November.  Please note: voting does not determine the overall winner.



Fit-Hub Ireland

Fit-Hub is a health, fitness, nutrition and teaching centre based in Letterkenny. Since its beginnings as Crossfit in June 2013, the business has expanded to become the largest fitness and training centres in Donegal.

Their aim is to bring a new, innovative and contemporary approach to fitness for all ages. Key successes in the first year include expansion to larger premises, the opening of a nutrition centre and a wider range of innovative fitness programmes.

Now hosting six certified coaches, two certified nutritionists, a certified sports therapist and clinic, Fit Hub is building an excellent reputation in the fitness market.


Sculpt Cosmetics

Established in 2012 by Siobhan Boyle, Sculpt Cosmetics is at the forefront of make up, hair and beauty in Letterkenny. Starting out as a professional cosmetic product range the business has added Sculpt Studio, a beauty boutique salon offering make-up, beauty and hair services; and Sculpt Academy, offering industry standard training programmes with each division complementing the other.

Their online presence includes a full e-commerce facility which makes Sculpt Cosmetics unique and allows them to connect with customers 24/7.

Sculpt Cosmetic’s success is attributed to Siobhan’s drive and determination along with the provision of a professional service and strong plans for future growth.


JT Physiotherapy

JT Physiotherapy is a Chartered Physiotherapy Clinic providing top quality physiotherapeutic and health diagnosis treatment and advice to help patients improve their health and well-being.

Key successes to date include building a loyal customer base, receiving regular positive feedback from clients, creating local employment and promoting positive lifestyle changes. Hard work and determination over the past 18 months has seen the expansion of the clinic, which now has two full time physiotherapists, two part time physiotherapists, nutritionist, office manager and systems manager as well as the operation of a satellite clinic in Ballybofey.

JT Physiotherapy continues to deliver a professional service with plans for further growth.


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