How I started: Lessons in entrepreneurship

Regina Mangan founded Bookaroom.ie in Waterford city in 1997.

20th July, 2014
Regina Mangan.

Regina Mangan founded Bookaroom.ie in Waterford city in 1997. The company rents, manages and fits out residential and commercial property in the city and suburbs, up to a 20-mile radius. It employs eight people on Parnell Street.

I was running the Adelphi Wharf Suites apart-hotel, which only offered short-term rentals, and was inundated with people looking to rent property. There were very few places for them to go. Having worked for two years in Waterford,...

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