Sept 2019 -Blueprint Financial Planning receive Business All Star
John O'Driscoll MD of Blueprint Financial Planning receiving a Business All Star Accreditation and Gold Medal from the All Ireland Business Foundation on behalf of his company Blueprint Financial Planning. The awards ceremony took place in Croke Park on Thursday September 12th 2019.
John remarked after the ceremony "It is such a huge achievement to receive a Business All Star, especially as we are only trading 18 months. We become the first financial advisory firm in West Cork to achieve this accreditation and it validates the great work we do for our clients"
West Cork Business and Tourism Awards 2019
Blueprint Financial Planning are once again delighted to be sponsoring the Best New Business category in the West Cork Business and Tourism Awards 2019. As Managing Director John O’Driscoll remarked “As a relatively new business ourselves we are proud to be a category sponsor. These awards are a great initiative for new businesses in the West Cork area and encourage entrepreneurship and future employment. We wish all applicants the best of luck.
July 2019 - Jack Lynch Memorial Golf Week
Blueprint Financial Planning are once again delighted to be sponsors of the Jack Lynch Memorial Golf week at Skibbereen and West Carbery golf club. Former Taoiseach Jack Lynch was a former Patron of the club.
January 2019 - Blueprint MD Joins Social Media Panel
John O’Driscoll was delighted to be asked by Zurich to participate in a select round-table panel discussion at their Broker Ignite launch event in the Maryborough on Thursday January 24th 2019.
John discussed how his Blueprint Financial Planning has used social media in its first year of trading to attract new clients.
December 2018 - Inaugural West Cork Business & Tourism Awards
Blueprint Financial Planning were delighted to be a category sponsor at the inaugural West Cork Business and Tourism awards sponsored by the Cork County Council. Blueprint sponsored the “Best New Business” category won by West Cork company West Cork Eggs.
October 2018 - Red Business Podcast
John O’Driscoll sat down for a chat with Jonathan Healy on the Red Business Podcast, one of Ireland’s most listened to Business Podcasts. John chatted about the need for proper financial planning advice and the official launch of Blueprint Financial Planning.
September 2018 - Blueprint Shortlisted for Best New Website
Blueprint Financial Planning were delighted to be shortlisted for Best New Website at the Cork Digital Marketing awards 2018 – a great achievement for the company after just 8 months trading.
Launch Evening - September 6th, 2018
Our official launch event was held in the West Cork Hotel on Thursday evening 6th of September. Guests were treated to a Prosecco reception and hot food buffet. Jonathan Healy of Red Fm and Newstalk was the MC and Pat Divilly, one of Ireland’s best known corporate speakers delivered the keynote speech. A selection of West Cork and Cork City based entrepreneurs took part in an Entrepreneur roundtable discussion facilitated by Jonathan Healy. Over 150 people attended with clients and business owners travelling from all over West Cork, Cork City, Waterford, Portlaoise and Dublin.
Southern Star - September 1st, 2018
‘The Southern Star newspaper’, with a weekly readership of over 50,000 people recently featured a piece on West Cork’s newest financial brokerage Blueprint Financial Planning.
Business and Finance Interview - August 29th, 2018
Blueprint Financial Planning Managing Director John O’Driscoll recently sat down with Business and Finance magazine for a Q&A session. Please follow link to view.
“Pensions’ coverage is a ticking timebomb.”
Mixed Foursomes in Skibbereen Golf Club - July 2018
Blueprint Financial Planning were delighted to sponsor the inaugural Mixed Foursome Matchplay tournament in Skibbereen & West Carbery Golf Club. The final was contested by Darren O’Brien and Una Murray vs husband and wife pairing of Pat & Maura Dwyer, after a very competitive match the Dwyer’s won on the 1st extra playoff hole. “I am an avid golfer and have been a member of Skibbereen & West Carbery golf club for over 20 years so to I jumped at the chance to sponsor the first ever club Mixed Foursome Matchplay” (John O’Driscoll, MD Blueprint Financial Planning)