Mullingar Employment Action Group was formed resulting from a public meeting held in 1986 in Mullingar, in an effort to respond to the high level of unemployment which existed in the area. Since its inception the Action Group has been responsible for the creation of over 3000 jobs in the Mullingar area and it's surrounds.
A Limited Liability Company, Mullingar Employment Action Group was established in 1990, when a new purpose built Enterprise Centre was established in Bishopsgate St. Mullingar comprising of some 19 enterprise units.
In a follow up phase of development, through a new company, ‘Mullingar Enterprise Technology and Innovation Centre Ltd., MEAG further developed the job and enterprise creation concept in a brand new Enterprise Centre at Clonmore Industrial Estate in Mullingar. This new Enterprise Centre, comprising of 12 larger units (500-100 square foot) was opened in 2008.