This year's New Frontiers Lead Entrepreneur award was presented to Snapfix CEO Paul McCarthy.

This year, Snapfix CEO Paul McCarthy was chosen as the winner of the New Frontiers Lead Entrepreneur award. McCarthy received the award, sponsored by William Fry, at the New Frontiers Annual Showcase, which was supported by Enterprise Ireland and held in conjunction with TU Dublin Hothouse and IADT Media Cube.

Along with the award, McCarthy received a €3,000 prize. Speaking to, he said: “I just can’t believe it! I wasn’t expecting it, so I’m absolutely thrilled.”

Snapfix is a photo-based building maintenance and management mobile platform. The start-up offers its services to workers in all industries that are responsible for building management. McCarthy listed fire safety, housekeeping, cleaning, renovations and fit-outs as some of the use cases for the platform.


Words by Kelly Earley