Star of RTE’s Dragon Den and owner of Cara Pharmacy, Ramona Nicholas, has been confirmed as the guest speaker at the Student STEM Showcase at IT Sligo during Enterprise & Innovation Week on Thursday, March 14th.
From Co Tyrone, Ramona set up Cara Pharmacy with her husband in September 2002 and now owns 15 businesses; 12 pharmacies and three CARA HOME stores. The business has won numerous awards, including the Deloitte Best Managed Company Award in 2012.
A pharmacist by profession, Ramona will join a number of other experts in the fields of Science, Engineering Technology and Maths at the Student STEM Showcase which will run from 11am to 4pm in IT Sligo’s Hume Hall. Also attending will be SMART Futures, the Institute of Physics in Ireland, Intel, and a wide range of research active staff and students from IT Sligo.