Voting Is Open For The Wildcard Spot In The AIB Start-Up Academy 7 years ago

Voting Is Open For The Wildcard Spot In The AIB Start-Up Academy

It's all about the hashtag for these seven wildcard start-ups.

The second year of the hugely successful AIB Start-Up Academy, in association with the Irish Times, is about to kick-off, and there is still room for just one more start-up business to take part.


Ten of the Irish start-ups have already been selected by a panel of judges, with an additional wildcard Start-up to be chosen by readers of and

These seven wildcard Start-ups have all posted short videos, explaining what their business has to offer. You can watch them again here.

Now, it's up to you to decide who the lucky 11th AIB Start-up Academy will be!

Each start up will have their own unique hashtag and the winner will be selected based on the number of mentions this hashtag receives on Twitter.


These are the choices...

Eoghan McGregor - Wod HolidaysLimited

Niall Doran - Boxing News and Views

Botrand Tarcsay - Shoployal


Sean Greif - Moontour

Niall Moloney - Pow Cow Frozen Yogurt

Laura Nagamine - Pretty in Petite

Jenny Reynolds - Topper Technology


The winner and two runners-up of the eight-week business launch pad will share a prize package of €250,000, with the overall winner receiving a direct €20,000 cash investment.

Get cracking here to have your say on Ireland's bright business future...