20/03/2012 09:24 GMT | Updated 20/03/2012 09:27 GMT

The Apprentice 2012: Jane McEvoy Candidate Profile

Jane McEvoy, 28, is the co-founder of a food manufacturing company who lives in Kilkenny, Ireland. Why should she be Lord Sugar's next Apprentice?

Well, she says: “Anything is achievable if you have drive, determination, and a seriously good work ethic”.

Her Apprentice candidate profile reads:

Jane is a mother of one, and lives in Kilkenny, Ireland. She admits to being opinionated and a workaholic but also says that she is determined and honest. An animal lover, Jane says if she never had to worry about money she would open an animal shelter for cats and dogs. Jane used to play hockey for her province and camogie for her county. Her role model is her glamorous grandmother, who is an empowered woman with 12 children.

Meet this year's contestants in the slideshow below...