Clonmel students make their pitch on Dragon’s Den

Clonmel High School students Daniel Traas and Michael Barlow (centre) make their pitch on Dragon's Den with teacher Paul O'Mahony; Dragon Gavin Duffy; business teacher Martina O'Reilly; and Laura Gregory, Bank of Ireland, Clonmel.
Clonmel High School students Daniel Traas and Michael Barlow pitched their entrepreneurial idea ‘Dan & Mike’s Ice-cream’ in front of the five Dragons - Gavin Duffy, Sean O’Sullivan, Barry O’Sullivan, Peter Casey and Ramona Nicholas in Dublin recently.

Clonmel High School students Daniel Traas and Michael Barlow pitched their entrepreneurial idea ‘Dan & Mike’s Ice-cream’ in front of the five Dragons - Gavin Duffy, Sean O’Sullivan, Barry O’Sullivan, Peter Casey and Ramona Nicholas in Dublin recently.

The two entrepreneurs set up their business in the High School and have been very successful in making money, but now they want to expand the business and were thrilled to get the opportunity to face the tough Dragons.

Were they able to convince the Dragons to invest?

Tune in next Sunday night (RTE1 9.30pm - April 28) to see if Daniel and Michael secured investment finance from these shrewd panel of venture capitals.