Emer the 'essential' entrepreneur
Published 20/05/2014 | 05:40
SHE began her beauty product company during a Transition Year class.
Now Coolaney's Emer Lennon (16) is appearing on hit RTE show Junior Dragons Den.
The 5th year student runs her company, Essential Me, along with her mum, Roisín.
The Colaiste Muire student will be on the programme on Sunday, June 1st.
Her mum said that they are 'absolutely delighted'.
"We are really proud of her, she was chosen in the top 20 out of 250 people, which is great.
"The show is a brilliant experience for her, all the judges are the same as those on Dragons Den.
"We had a fantastic time at the premiere in the Burlington Hotel on Friday."
The show airs at 9.30pm.