Aimee Connolly, founder and main government of Sculpted By Aimee, has gained top rated prize in the Emerging Category at the EY Entrepreneur of the Yr Awards.
Ms Connolly founded the cosmetics business, which now ships its goods to a lot more than 20 nations, in 2016, owning labored as a freelance make-up artist prior to this.
Initially from Dublin, Ms Connolly has funded the company’s growth to date and hopes to see the brand name turn out to be a staple for buyers globally.
The organization began 2021 with 8 workers and has because designed that to 15 as it seems at Britain and the Center East for expansion. The enterprise is on keep track of to execute revenues of €8 million this 12 months.
“I am incredibly centered on intercontinental expansion and replicating the loyal community we have designed listed here in Ireland in other markets,” Ms Connolly instructed The Irish Times lately.
“It can take time and significant sources but that is the place I concentrate my endeavours. I am also doing the job on expanding the selection with very well assumed through additions that make feeling to the brand’s story and ethos,” she extra.
Ms Connolly was a person of 24 finalists picked for this year’s EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards across three groups.
The other finalists in the rising category this 12 months had been: Niall Horgan and Diarmuid McSweeney, Health and fitness center + Coffee Lisa and Vanessa Creaven, Highlight Oral Treatment Chupi Sweetman, Chupi Roisin Molloy, TriMedika Limited Conor and James McCarthy, FlipdishXuemei Germaine, MicroGen BioTech and John Browne,…