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Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Spearline Labs becomes Spearline ™ Since Spearline Labs was founded in 2008, we have experienced a rate of growth and an overwhelming response from clients that could never have been anticipated by our co-founders Kevin and Matthew. Our products have gone from strength to strength and our portfolio of solutions continues to expand. ​Spearline Labs was so named because of the ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News
Monday, March 27, 2017
Hayfield Manor Welcomes New General Manager Hayfield Manor is pleased to announce the appointment of TJ Mulcahy to the position of General Manager. TJ will be responsible for running the hotel and overall day-to-day operations along with supporting all team members and ensuring that the commitments that Hayfield Manor promise to guests are delivered consistently. TJ Mulcahy has gained extensive ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 27, 2017
Aspira launches lunchtime lecture series Aspira, the Consulting and Enterprise IT Services company, today announced a new series of free lunchtime lectures, with venues to alternate between Cork and Dublin. A leading training provider in the areas of Project Management and Business Analysis, Aspira will host the Lunch and Learn event every two months. The first of the series takes place on ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 27, 2017
FRONTLINE PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS BUSINESS CONCERNS ALONG THE BORDER COLLECTION OF FIRST HAND TESTIMONY COLLECTED FROM LOUTH TO DONEGAL BRINGS FOCUS ON CONCERNS OF BUSINESSES ON THE FRONTLINE AS A RESULT OF BREXIT Currency, competitiveness and customs are just some of the concerns of businesses along the frontline according to a new report published this morning. The Frontline Project is a ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 27, 2017
Minister Simon Coveney turns sod on €4.8 million development of Tabor Group’s addiction treatment centre Fellowship House, Cork Minister for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government, Simon Coveney TD has paid tribute to Tabor Group for the work they do with people affected by addiction as he turns the sod on a new €4.8 million development of Tabor Group’s addiction ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Political, Member News, Press Release
Friday, March 24, 2017
Announcing PrimeUCC technical writing service for Horizon 2020 Established at University College Cork in 2014, PrimeUCC has substantial experience in providing technical support to research groups for the development of proposals for funding under the EU Horizon 2020 programme. The H2020 SME Instrument is aimed at SMEs with strong growth through innovation potential. Companies can apply for a ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Papers/Research
Friday, March 24, 2017
Johnson & Perrott appoint new Junior Marketing Executive Johnson & Perrott Motor Dealerships recently appointed Fiona Hanrahan as Junior Marketing Executive. She joins the Sales & Marketing team responsible for the development & continued growth of seven leading car brands at the Group’s dealerships in Douglas & Mahonpoint, Cork. Fiona has been involved in the motor ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Thursday, March 23, 2017
The Everyman building that we know and love today has a very special anniversary this year having stood on MacCurtain Street for 120 years. It first opened its doors in 1897 and is a jewel of late Victorian architecture. It originally opened as a music hall and later served as a cinema. Today The Everyman is one of the leading presenting and producing theatres in Ireland and is a vibrant cultural ...read more
Categories: Member News
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Inches Matter: Daniel Kahneman, Matthew Syed, the theory of marginal gains, and, their relevance for Irish credit unions “Economists think about what people ought to do. Psychologists watch what they actually do.” So says Daniel Kahneman, the internationally renowned Israeli-American psychologist who was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences 2002 for his contribution ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Papers/Research
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Manufacturing company Biocel in Little Island, Cork, is celebrating 50 years in business. As the company looks to the past, it also has a firm eye on the future, in particular, the expansion into international markets in Continental Europe and Asia, adding to its successful Irish and UK portfolio. Biocel has invested more than €1 million to upgrade and develop their onsite facilities and ...read more
Categories: Member News
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Enhanced Credit Guarantee Scheme Is Good For Small Business Chambers Ireland has today welcomed the announcement of the new Credit Guarantee Scheme 2017 by Minister for Employment and Small Business, Pat Breen TD. Commenting on the new Scheme, Ian Talbot, Chief Executive, Chambers Ireland said, “The announcement of the new and enhanced Credit Guarantee Scheme is good news for Irish business ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Leeside Shipping Announces New Container Service Between Cork and Liverpool Leeside Shipping, agents for BG Freight Line in Cork, is pleased to announce a new container service between the ports of Cork and Liverpool. This new service is due to commence in week 13. This is the first time these ports have been connected directly, and the new route will offer greater opportunities for customers in ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
The Cork University Business School (CUBS) Conference, ‘Shaping Ireland’s Future’, took place on Monday, March 6th in Cork Opera House - featuring leading international experts from the worlds of finance, business, technology and politics. Hollywood LED Letters provided the 5ft high LED light up CUBS letters, on stage at the Cork Opera House, as seen in the attached photograph. ...read more
Categories: Member News
Thursday, March 16, 2017
‘Saga Pearl 2’ Commences Port of Cork Cruise Season 2017 Saga Cruises’ MV Saga Pearl 2 will start the Port of Cork’s cruise liner season on 20th March, the first of 65 calls expected to visit Cork this season. Seven new liners will call this season on their maiden call, while Princess Cruises’ MV Caribbean Princess carrying 3,500 passengers will make fourteen visits ...read more
Categories: Economic, Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Cork City to be a carnival of colour as the Cork St Patrick's Festival takes place this weekend CORK ST PATRICK’S FESTIVAL- this weekend Friday- Sunday Parade begins at 1pm on Friday led by Grand Marshal Acclaimed Chef Rachel Allen Organised by Cork City Council, the Cork St Patrick’s Festival will take place this weekend from Friday March 17- Sunday March 19 th . Cork City will ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Munster Rugby Line Out for Internet Safety with Trend Micro Trend Micro and Munster Rugby Call on Young People to Make Movies to share their insights on Digital Life and Online Safety As avid users of technology, young people are being asked by cloud security firm Trend Micro and partners, Munster Rugby, to share their digital lives through the competition, “What’s Your Story ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
IRELAND’S LOW-CARBON FUTURE A KEY FOCUS FOR IERC CONFERENCE 2017 The global ‘trilemma’ on how to provide sustainable, stable and cost effective carbon-neutral energy is also a real challenge for Ireland. The EU has a 20% energy savings target through use of renewables such as wind, solar, wave and biomass by 2020, and recently updated to a new 30% energy efficiency target by ...read more
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
CORK STUDENTS LAUNCH A CAREER IN STEM THROUGH CANSAT Teams of transition year students from Cork secondary schools designed, built and launched mini-satellites made in the shape of soft drink cans at the Regional final of CEIA and ESERO (European Space Education Resource Office) Ireland CanSat Final held at Cork Institute of Technology this weekend. A team of transition year girls from Mount ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
CORK BUSINESS LEADERS TO HELP HOMELESS IN CORK AT ANNUAL CORK SIMON BALL In an effort to help address the homeless crisis in Cork, business leaders are joining forces to raise funds at the Annual Cork Simon Fundraising Ball. The Cork Simon Ball, sponsored by HEINEKEN Ireland, will take place on Friday, 31 March at the Fota Island Resort. The event, now in its 17 th year, has successfully raised ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Press Release 15 th March 2017 Supporting growth in Research Development & Innovation for rural based SMEs RATIO Interreg Europe Project Cork Chamber is delighted to partner on the EU Interreg Europe RATIO project which focuses on interregional learnings and the continued development of a supportive innovation policy landscape for rural based SMEs across our partner regions. RATIO which ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Chamber
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Really Marketing launches new bespoke Marketing Manager package. Cork based Really Marketing is delighted to announce the launch of its new bespoke Marketing Manager Package. This package enables smaller companies gain experienced marketing support on a regular basis without the need for a full time Marketing Manager. Commenting on the new product, Really Marketing founder Anne Cogan said ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Monday, March 13, 2017
Cork law firm BDM Boylan marks recent growth with new appointment BDM Boylan Solicitors & Business Advisory, one of Munster’s largest law firms, is delighted to announce the recent appointment of Gearoid McKiernan as a Solicitor in the conveyancing and probate team. Gearoid graduated from University College Cork in 2007 and qualified as a solicitor in January 2012. He previously worked ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Saturday, March 11, 2017
Calling all Cork businesses- StartUp awards launched. Accountant encourages local businesses to get stamp of approval. The StartUp awards 2017 were officially launched to business nationwide last week. The competition, now in its sixth year, recognises and rewards Irish startups for their success in business across 11 categories including digital, food and drink, retail and technology. This year ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Friday, March 10, 2017
Comyn Kelleher Tobin (CKT) Announces Two New Partners To Facilitate Expansion Plans Leading Irish law firm, Comyn Kelleher Tobin (CKT), has announced the appointment of two new Partners to their Corporate and Healthcare practices. Despite the challenging economic climate over the past decade in Ireland, the practice has experienced continuous growth across its Cork and Dublin offices. The ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Friday, March 10, 2017
Cork's IFS solution highlighted in Boston and New York Ireland is recognised as a global international financial services hub, and Cork offers a high-quality solution within the overall national IFS 2020 strategy. This week, Cork's strengths as an investment location for International Financial Services (IFS) are being highlighted through the partnership of Connecting Cork with Irish ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Friday, March 10, 2017
Irish Business Can Set a Standard for Best Practice Corporate Social Responsibility Awards to recognise excellence in CSR launched today Chambers Ireland today launched the Corporate Social Responsibility Awards 2017 in the Guinness Storehouse. The CSR Awards offer the business community a chance to promote and highlight the best practice CSR activities taking place in companies of all sizes ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
RTÉ Director General and Drimoleague native Dee Forbes is the special guest at this year’s Marymount Hospice Annual lunch which takes place on Friday 7 th April 2017. “I have experienced first-hand the love, care and support that Marymount gives to families and I am delighted to attend and to support Marymount on the day,” said Ms Forbes. A native of Drimoleague in West ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
Network Cork launch their Business Awards for 2017 to showcase the best of Cork’s women in business Network Cork extends an invitation to all women in business throughout Cork City & County, to submit an application for the Network Cork 2017 Business Awards. Women in business across multinational and Irish-owned business, service industry, the professions and arts & culture are ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
UCC President Professor O’Shea announces state of the art Cork University Business School building Almost 900 delegates attended the inaugural Cork University Business School (CUBS) Conference which featured leading international experts from the spheres of finance, business, technology and politics in Cork Opera House on Monday, March 6 th . The day-long event, ‘Shaping ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
St. Peter’s Cork to unveil their newest exhibition, “A City by the Sea”. Explore Cork’s history with the sea in this new exhibition open to the public on March 17 th 2017 St. Peter’s Cork, invite the public to enjoy their latest offering and new Cork focused exhibition from March 17 th . The exhibition entitled “A City by the Sea” is completely free and ...read more
Categories: Education, Member News, Press Release
Monday, March 06, 2017
Springboard PR & Marketing launches new website Leading communications agency, Springboard PR & Marketing is delighted to announce the launch of its new website. The site is now live at the same address, www.springboardpr.ie . The new website, which was developed in-house, has been designed to create an intuitive, user-friendly experience. Over 80% of Irish internet users access the web ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 06, 2017
Internationally renowned chef Rachel Allen announced as the Grand Marshal of the Cork St Patrick’s Day Parade Acclaimed chef, author and food guru Rachel Allen has just been announced by Cork City Council as the Grand Marshal of the 2017 Cork St Patrick’s Day Parade. The Parade which will be attended by 50,000 people, will take place at 1pm on Friday March 17 th . Lord Mayor, Cllr. ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Friday, March 03, 2017
Exchequer Surplus an Opportunity for Increased Capital Investment Commenting on the release of today’s Fiscal Monitor, Ian Talbot, Chief Executive of Chambers Ireland said, “The Exchequer Surplus of €587 million recorded to end of February is a welcome indicator of continued economic growth and a strong start to 2017. The strong Exchequer return figures are encouraging for ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News
Thursday, March 02, 2017
Create, Evolve, Inspire Local Enterprise Office, Cork City announces Events Schedule for Local Enterprise Week 2017 March 6th – 10 th Local Enterprise Week 2017, a nationally co-ordinated initiative led by the Local Enterprise Offices throughout Ireland will kick off on March 6th and will run throughout the week until March 10th. The Local Enterprise Office (LEO), Cork City will host a ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Education, Press Release, Economic, Papers/Research
Thursday, March 02, 2017
Chambers Ireland CSR Awards Launch will take place on Thursday the 9 th March from 11am to 1pm, at the Arroll Suite, Guinness Storehouse. The launch will provide an overview of the 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Awards, the judging process and information on how businesses can get involved. Chambers Ireland staff will be on hand at the event to answer any questions and provide ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Thursday, March 02, 2017
Cork Institute of Technology secures €300,000 for trans-European research on optimising Regional Innovation Systems and Smart Specialisation Cork Institute of Technology, operator of the highly successful business incubator, the Rubicon and working with the Institute’s Hincks Centre for Entrepreneurship Excellence has secured €300,000 to work with partners in Spain, France, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education, Member News
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
DPS Group expand into the UK Market, with the acquisition of Alban Technical DPS, the Irish engineering and project management group, is expanding into the United Kingdom with the acquisition of Alban Technical Recruitment. Alban has offices in St. Albans and Macclesfield and provides contract engineering personnel for the pharmaceutical, medical device and microelectronics industries in the UK. ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News, General News Article, Economic
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
O’Flynn Exhams bolsters corporate practice with appointment of new partner, Conor Lupton Conor Lupton has joined leading Cork commercial law firm, O’Flynn Exhams (OFX) Solicitors, as a partner in the corporate team. This new appointment comes at an exciting time for OFX as they continue to expand their services. OFX currently employs 45 people at its South Mall office. Speaking about ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Night Golf Launched in Aid of Marymount University Hospital & Hospice On the 29th, 30th & 31st March 2017 the Mardyke Arena UCC will host a 10-Hole Night Golf event at Lee Valley Golf Club in aid of Marymount University Hospital & Hospice. This is a unique charity event and the first time night golf is coming to Cork. Teams are limited to 18 for each night and places will be allocated ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Heritage Wealth Management shortlisted for National Award Heritage Wealth Management, located in Cork City, have been shortlisted by the Irish Brokers Association for their annual Life, Pension and Investment Awards (LPI Awards 2017). The annual LPI Awards are designed to ensure that those at the forefront of the financial planning profession are identified and commended. They aim to ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Monday, February 27, 2017
The Mercy Hospital Foundation... ten years on. Celebrating a decade of advancements and care of patients at The Mercy On Monday, February 27 th , the Mercy Hospital Foundation celebrated its 10 th birthday, with a special event in The Mercy University Hospital, recognising and acknowledging the many people who have helped the charity support advancements in research, diagnosis, treatments and ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Kaye Ronayne & Dr Louise Nestor Join the Cork ARC Board of Trustees Cancer support charity Cork ARC Cancer Support House have announced the appointment of Kaye Ronayne and Dr Louise Nestor, GP, to the organisation’s Board of Trustees. Speaking on behalf of Cork ARC, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Prof. Seamus O’Reilly says, “It is my honour to welcome Kaye Ronayne and ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, February 03, 2017
Applauding Business Excellence Cork Chamber’s Company of the Year Awards 2017 Dairygold wins Cork Company of the Year Award 2017 Cork Emerging Company of the Year 2017 is OrthoXel Cork SME Company of the Year 2017 is Irish International Trading Corporation (IITC) Cork Non-Profit of the Year 2017 is Enable Ireland The winners of the Cork Company of the Year Awards 2017 were revealed at ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, November 25, 2016
Bank of Ireland’s New Corporate Banking Team Bank of Ireland recently announced the opening of a new Corporate Banking office in Cork city which will be managed by a team with extensive expertise across all sectors as well as an experienced property finance team. The investment in a dedicated team highlights the Bank’s confidence in the region as it strengthens its presence on the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News, Press Release, General News Article, Member News
Monday, September 19, 2016
Cork Airport to Gran Canaria, on the cards year-round Looking for your next family getaway? Gran Canaria, is a destination that is guaranteed to keep everyone happy. If a beach or poolside holiday isn’t your thing, not to fear; Gran Canaria has much to offer the intrepid traveller. The island's landscape ranges from the green and verdant north of the island through a mountainous ...read more
Categories: Member News
Monday, September 12, 2016
Seeking sunshine all year-round? Fly to Lanzarote from Cork Airport Lanzarote is one of the most popular sunshine destinations for Irish travellers and rightly so with year-round good weather. Situated in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote has more to offer than its warm climate. Home to Timanfaya National Park where you can trek and explore the outdoors, if art and culture is more your thing the ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Malaga on the menu for both summer and winter from Cork Airport Cork Airport has just announced its winter schedule and Malaga is proving as popular as ever with new flights taking off to the sunshine destination year-round. Malaga, the birthplace of Picasso and a hive of creativity, is a delightfully compact city that is easy to get around on foot. The main shopping street is the marble-paved ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Travel to Scotland’s cultural heartland Glasgow, direct from Cork Airport Known as Scotland’s modern cultural capital, Glasgow is a city brimming with character and endless possibilities. Glasgow has a well-earned reputation as one of the world’s friendliest cities. You are guaranteed a very warm and friendly welcome once you arrive. With this, you can add world-class ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Experience the buzz of Newcastle, fly direct from Cork Airport If you’re looking for a short hop flight for a destination guaranteed to provide a good time, Newcastle is the place to be. Situated on the River Tyne, this industrial city is renowned throughout the world for its legendary nightlife, bolstered by a youthful and energetic student population. The friendly and fun loving city has ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Jetting Off From Cork Airport Has Never Been Easier With New Parking Options Cork Airport has recently upgraded its cark parking system to make the customer experience even more smooth and secure. Options for car parking at the airport are extensive with a pricing structure to suit all pockets. Getting to the airport quickly and conveniently is now easier than ever. Whether you’re ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Southampton calling! Did you know you can now fly direct to Southampton from Cork Airport with Aer Lingus? The Airport is building on its well-established routes into the UK and Southampton is one of the most recent additions. An attractive port city, it is also the ideal gateway to discovering the unique charms of the English countryside and the truly gorgeous towns and villages of Hampshire. ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Friday, June 03, 2016
Cork Airport Destination Guide - Focus On Leeds Leeds is Britain’s fourth largest city and a vibrant university town to boot, known to many for its famous football tea. If you’re looking for a quick hop weekend away, Leeds has much to offer. Its impressive Victorian architecture is largely intact and easily explored on foot. The city boasts a vibrant cultural scene and is home to both ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, General News Article
Friday, May 13, 2016
Cork Airport Destination Guide - Focus On Menorca The sun-soaked Island paradise of Menorca is now on the list of fantastic summer destinations from Cork Airport. From summer 2016 you can fly with CityJet and be at your well-deserved holiday destination in just under 2 and half hours. The island is an unspoilt, idyllic haven in the Mediterranean, perfect for a stress free holiday with family and ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release


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