Limerick companies named in Ernst and Young Top 24 countdown. BOSSES at an Adare firm are celebrating this week after reaching the final of a prestigious business competition.The primary product of Samco, which employs 27 people is a special ‘all-in-one- machine which sews cornseed, and sprays herbicide and film over soiled areas.Now the innovation of the company, set up in 1997, has been recognised with an invite to take part in this year’s Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year (EOY) programme.

One of only 24 companies selected from across the island, they were chosen by a judging panel chaired by 2002 EOY winner and Aer Arann founder Pádraig Ó Céidigh, and including Denis O’Brien, Ann Heraty of recruitment company CPL and Liam Casey of outsourcing manufacturer PCH … more…..