Network Ireland Galway

Network Ireland Galway


Suzanne Ryan, President of Network Galway is looking forward to seeing members as well as guests on their Open Night on Wednesday January 25th at 7pm in The Connacht Hotel. 

Listen back to Assumpta Gallagher speaking with Keith Finnegan about the Open Night

Tuesday 24th Jan 2023

It promises to be a great evening where those looking to get involved can find out all about Network; the association for women in business. It will be about connecting, reconnecting and finding out all about the vision for the year ahead! Network currently has 120 members in Galway across various sectors of employees to entrepreneurs to craftspeople.

Pauline Rohdich, The Mindset Dectective

The evening starts with food and refreshments at 7pm, there is a chance to meet the Committee for the year ahead as well as find out about the Vision for the year, learn about the various programmes, get the Businesswoman of the Year Awards updates and learn about how all members can #MakeADifference and help with the 2023 Charity Partner Cope Galway.

On the night there will also be a fabulous Masterclass with fellow Networker, published author and founder of the Mindset Detective Pauline Rohdich. 

There will also be a chance to explore lots of opportunities (many free) with our Media partners, Galway Bay FM.

There will be a lovely Hamper giveaway as well as some other special member benefits on the night.


NOV 2022: Galway Bay FM announces Media Partnership with Network Ireland Galway

Network Ireland Galway says its new media partnership with Galway Bay FM will highlight the importance of radio to local communities.

It says some people underestimate the power of local radio, and the newly announced partnership will draw on the deep reach of Galway Bay FM into local communities in every corner of the county.

Suzanne Ryan, Managing Director of Home Instead and President of Network Ireland Galway talks her way through business, life and making a difference with Bernadette Prendergast, Head of News – Galway Bay FM.

Network Ireland supports the professional and personal development of women, and boasts over a thousand members nationwide.

Bernadette Prendergast Head of News – Galway Bay FM, has been speaking with business owner and member of the Galway branch, Hazel Curran.

CEO of Galway Bay FM, Cormac O’ Halloran, has been speaking with President of the Galway branch, Treasa Hanniffy.

Listen back here:

Media Partnership Announced Nov 2022

About Network Ireland

Calling all professional women in Galway! – Network Ireland is a non-profit, voluntary organisation, with over 1,000 members and sixteen very dynamic branches. Established in 1983, this is a progressive, dynamic organisation supporting the professional and personal development of women.

The Network Ireland Galway branch was launched in 1990 and is a great testimony to the Galway ladies who have grown it from strength to strength each year. Their membership is made up of a diverse group of women, from budding entrepreneurs, SME owners, professionals and leaders in indigenous and multinational organisations to non profits, charities, arts and the public sector.

They have a strong voice and are interested in promoting diversity and equality, entrepreneurship and leadership development; collaborating with like-minded people and organisations.

Whether you are the owner of an established business, just starting out or working for an employer, Network Ireland Galway can help you to develop both personally and professionally.

The benefits of joining this dynamic organisation include;

  • Free Monthly Networking Events in your local branch and access to other branches events nationally
  • Access to the Mentoring for Success with over 50 mentors across Ireland
  • Gain valuable skills to scale your business and career
  • Businesswoman of the Year Awards both locally and nationally
  • Local and National Newsletter
  • Private Facebook and Whats app group for Galway members
  • Opportunities to expand and promote your business within the network
  • Meet with like-minded people
  • Grow your confidence
  • Mutual support between members
  • Potential to make great friendships


How do I join ?
Go to
Select your local branch and follow the steps through registration and payment. Please note they accept payment by credit card.

How much is Membership?
Membership is €195 per year per person.

If you have any queries you can get in contact on [email protected]


Previously this month:

Damian Browne Speaks for Lets Get Talking: Network Ireland Galway Charity event in aid of Let’s Get Talking in the Ardilaun Hotel on Friday the 11th November 2022.

Damian Browne recently completed the historic row from New York to Galway after 112 days at sea, 99 of which he was alone, spoke in aid of Lets Get Talking. Damian is the epitome of resilience and hope, after his solo journey he knows all about the blues.


This page is supported by Galway Bay FM, proud media partners with Network Ireland Galway.