By Suzanne Pender
CO CARLOW-based education leader Barrow Consultancy and Training has been accredited as Business All-Star 2022 with the All-Ireland Business Foundation (AIBF).
The company, which was founded in 2008, received the external quality mark in recognition of its high performance in areas of trust, commitment, performance and customer centricity. It has also been added to the AIBF Register of Irish Business Excellence as part of the honour.
Based in Bagenalstown, Barrow Consultancy and Training is one of Ireland’s largest providers of QQI-accredited courses across areas that include healthcare, childcare, hospitality and professional development. These courses are made available via multiple methods, including distance blended learning, e-learning and in-class education.
Business All-Star Accreditation is an independently verified standard mark for indigenous businesses, based on rigorous selection criteria.
Norah Ryan, owner and managing director at Barrow Consultancy and Training, said they’re delighted with the accolade: “To receive this prestigious accreditation from the All-Ireland Business Foundation is a humbling achievement for which we are all honoured and grateful. I am immensely proud of our accomplishments so far and to be supported by the most incredible hard-working, dedicated team of ladies one could wish for,” she said.
“The key to our success is our strong bond, commitment to employee wellbeing and providing a friendly working environment for all. We strongly believe that everyone should be treated with respect at all times and this ethic is reflected in our customer service and dedication to our learners,” said Norah.