Building Your Business
New PLATO EBR Forum Launched

24 October 2014

Due to popular demand from companies within the East Border Region, PLATO EBR launches yet another Forum. The Forum output of the PLATO EBR Programme provides small and medium-sized businesses within the region with an opportunity to engage with each other on a series of bi-monthly meetings. The Forum was designed to progress those that already been through a 12-month Programme of activity. The wider aim of PLATO EBR is to create self-sustaining networks of collaborative excellence.

The South Monaghan grouping is composed of 10 companies from diverse industry sectors including Coachworks and operators, professional and consultancy services, and craft and heavy engineering. Martin McVicar founder and CEO of Combilift and Pat McAdam, Director of BOSE sound systems alongside Fern Ross of Effista managed the South Monaghan 12-month Programme of activity and have kindly volunteered their services to the Forum on an ongoing basis. The Forum have welcomed new members into the Grouping and have established a number of topics to explore in the coming months.

To join the South Monaghan Forum, please contact:

For more information about group members please visit the directory.

  • Cavan
  • Louth
  • Meath
  • Monaghon