The deadline for applicants to the National Startup awards has been extended.
The National Startup Awards is billed as Ireland's leading and most respected awards program for early-stage companies and offers a national platform where Startups can gain national and international recognition.
Tomorrow is the final day for applications to the awards which shine a light on the best and brightest early-stage companies in Ireland.
Entry is free, and ahead of tomorrow's deadline, our reporter Diarmuid Pepper spoke to the Awards' founder, Stephen Dillion.
Stephen is also the founder of startups.ie and he began by explaining how the website came to be and the support and guidance it can offer to startups: