LEO FUNDED COMPANIES IN COUNTY WEXFORD SHOW 17 PER CENT JOBS GROWTH
There was a 17 per cent jobs growth in County Wexford last year.
The figure confirms the rate for Wexford companies which have been funded by the new Local Enterpise Office based at County Hall.
CEO of the Local Enterprise Office, Tom Banville, says they have grant aided 170 companies in County Wexford.
He says they are businesses that have been given grants over the last number of years and typically they would be in the manufactuing sectors or possibly internationally traded services.