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Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Aidan Gillen celebrates 20 years of Mojo at Triskel Sat 23 Sept Triskel Cinema Patron Aidan Gillen will appear in person at Triskel Saturday 23rd September to introduce film Mojo in which he starred. Celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2017 this rarely screened 1950s London Rock’n’Roll drama was directed by Jez Butterworth and based on his own play. Aidan Gillen says “ I ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
CUH Charity Lip Sync Battles! The Countdown is on! Following on from the great success of ‘Strictly CUH’, which raised over €80,000 for CUH Children’s Unit, CUH Charity is working hard this year to make their next big fundraising show a major event for both the hospital and the wider community. Lip Sync Battles events are taking Ireland by storm – and CUH Charity is ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Enjoy The Complete Beethoven Series at Triskel Christchurch from this September The RTÉ Contempo Quartet return to Triskel Christchurch to perform The Complete Beethoven Cycle, a nine concert series of early evening concerts taking place between Saturday 23 September and May 2018. Each concert features an Irish composition in the programme, three of which are new works commissioned by ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Kilkenny Shop Cork celebrates 10 years in business Kilkenny Shop on Emmet Place Cork is celebrating 10 years in business this weekend with 10% off everything in store from Friday 22 September to Sunday 24 September. Join the team in a toast at 6pm on Friday evening, and browse through their stunning new Autumn Winter collection while you enjoy a glass of prosecco and cupcakes. There will also be ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Mindful Mornings at Shanagarry Design Centre Yoga Wellness event on 7th October Following on from the fantastic success of their ‘Mini Wellness Festival’, Shanagarry Design Centre is hosting a new wellness event on 7th October! This time, the focus will be on Yoga and its benefits for both body and mind, with a one hour class being led by Kathryn Sheehan of Himalaya Yoga Valley ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund leads €1.65M investment in Automated Intelligence Kernel Capital confirm that Automated Intelligence Ltd (“AI”), a provider of enterprise software solutions, has raised €1.65m. The investment comprises of €1.1m investment from The Bank of Ireland Kernel Capital Growth Fund (NI) , with the remainder provided by an existing ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Member News
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Visit from Mayor Ed Lee helps Cork connect with the business community in San Francisco Cork Chamber today welcomed the Mayor of San Francisco, Ed Lee and his delegation to Cork at a breakfast briefing in the Kingsley Hotel. The group represents one of the largest delegations that has ever visited from Cork’s sister-city of San Francisco. Mayor Lee is spending four days in Cork at a series ...read more
Monday, September 18, 2017
Little Island Business Suggest Measures to Ease Local Congestion Businesses in Little Island have identified a number of short term and medium term measures to inform a future strategy to relieve traffic congestion in and around the island. The suggestions come on foot of a recent meeting between Cork Chamber’s members based in Little Island, Cork County Council and transport consultants ...read more
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Commitment to Increase Capital Expenditure Vital for Competitiveness The publication today of the Mid-Term Review of the Capital Plan is an important step towards improving Ireland’s competitiveness and ability to meet future challenges. Commenting on the Review, Chambers Ireland, Chief Executive, Ian Talbot said, “An additional €4.1 billion being committed to capital spending ...read more
Categories: Political, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Fastnet- The Talent Group September Open Days Due to multiple job opportunities with clients in the Life Sciences, Agri Food and Business Service sectors. Fastnet are hosting a series of Career Open Days, at their Cork and Dublin Offices, to fill a significant number of exciting roles in nationwide locations. CORK Tuesday 19th September: SUPPLY CHAIN Open Day, 12-7pm Thursday 21st September: ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
It’s back… ‘D’hillbillies Mud Run’ in aid of The Mercy Cancer Appeal Saturday, October 21st - Mitchelstown, Co. Cork On Saturday, October 21 st , adrenaline junkies are invited to get down and dirty at ‘D’hillbillies Mud Run’ in aid of the Mercy Hospital Foundation. Comedy duo, ‘The 2 Johnnies’ got down and dirty to launch the fourth ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
EVERYMAN AUTUMN PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED And so September rolls around again, and the Everyman theatre comes to the last instalment of their 120 th birthday programme, in which they pledged to honour the rich and varied performance history of the building through a programme that brings Cork the very best of the performing arts. At the Autumn programme launch, Julie Kelleher, Artistic Director, ...read more
Categories: Member News
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Proper Consideration Must be Given to the Impact of Local Adjustment Factor in Local Property Tax Local Authority Budgets and LPT Decisions should be aligned to improve quality of decision making As Councils across the country meet this month to consider their Local Adjustment Factor for Local Property Tax (LPT) Chambers Ireland called for due consideration to be given to the impact of their ...read more
Categories: Economic, Political, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Cork Chamber Submits Budget Asks to Government Competitiveness, tax reform, capital investment and small business support listed as priority areas Cork Chamber has today issued key recommendations to Government ahead of the annual budget. This comes after the Chamber asked its 1,200 members about the measures most wanted in the budget. In its submission, the Chamber includes a number of specific ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Smarter Egg Offsite Getaway at Garryvoe Hotel, East Cork Unplug for 2 days On the last weekend of September a group of ambitious professionals are getting away. And you can join them. This custom-designed two-day offsite event will leave attendees feeling lighter, clearer on who they are and what they are doing and armed with practical skills and strategies to get more from their work. This is ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
O’Flynn Exhams bolsters firm offering with appointment of new associate Cian Duane has joined leading Cork commercial law firm, O’Flynn Exhams Solicitors, as associate in the private client team. O'Flynn Exhams is the largest city-centre law firm in Cork, currently employing 45 people at its South Mall office. The firm was recently awarded Munster Law Firm of the Year at the Irish ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article, Member News
Monday, September 11, 2017
McAvoy & Associates appoints a Director of Business Advisory McAvoy & Associates, the Cork-based tax and business advisory practice is delighted to announce the appointment of Shane Carroll as Director of Business Advisory Services. Shane, a Chartered Accountant, brings nearly 15 years of knowledge and expertise to the role and has extensive experience in a variety of business advisory ...read more
Categories: Member News
Friday, September 08, 2017
KPMG take home the Outstanding Achievement in Corporate Social Responsibility Award 2017 KPMG has been awarded the Outstanding Achievement in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) 2017 Award at Chambers Ireland CSR Awards. The ceremony was held in the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road in Dublin last night (7 September 2017). KPMG’s CSR programme demonstrated strong engagement across the ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, September 07, 2017
ReganStein are delighted to announce today the official launch of its services in Ireland. ReganStein supplies clients with specialists to manage specific projects and tasks as they arise, at significantly lower prices than normal consulting fees. Business today is moving at a rapid pace, to succeed organisations need to be agile - accessing expertise as and when it's needed. Through its ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Thursday, September 07, 2017
Holding out for a hero… Become a Mercy Hero on Friday, October 13 th and help patients at The Mercy University Hospital On Friday, October 13 th , your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to join companies, schools, and individuals from all over Cork and become Mercy Heroes in aid of The Mercy Hospital Foundation, and raise funds to purchase vital new profiling beds for critically ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Le Chéile are looking for volunteers across the business community for mentoring service across Cork County Le Chéile is a mentoring and family support charity, working with young people and parents involved in or at risk of offending. We are looking for volunteers for our mentoring service across Cork County. Mentors are a trusted and friendly support for a young person or parent, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Irish Water set to brief Chambers across the country on water infrastructure development Chambers Ireland has launched, in conjunction with Irish Water, a series of country-wide briefings on water infrastructure development. Irish Water representatives, both national and local, will meet with Chambers across the country to outline the work they have achieved in each respective area. They will ...read more
Categories: Political, Press Release
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Consultant Paediatrician Appointment at Bon Secours Hospital, Cork Dr Ioana Marais has recently been appointed Consultant Paediatrician to the Bon Secours Hospital, Cork. Dr Maris special interests include: Paediatric Allergy Epidemiology Management and Awareness of Paediatric Anaphylaxis Allergen Immunotherapy Paediatric Nephrology Appointment Contact Details: Tel: 021 - 4340368 Fax: 021 - ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News
Monday, September 04, 2017
Lucy O’Donoghue Consulting celebrates a business milestone Lucy O’Donoghue Consulting celebrates 5 years in business this month. Lucy O’Donoghue Consulting is a boutique agency with expertise in event management, public relations and project management. Lucy offers a bespoke hands-on service to all her clients from individuals to SMEs and large organisations. Commenting on this ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, September 01, 2017
The International Service Design Experience Designing for People | Transforming the Future | Impact by Design September 26 th , 2017 Fota Island Resort, Cork Service rePublic, a joint initiative by Cork County Council and Cork Institute of Technology, is excited to announce the hosting of a major international Service Design conference in Fota Island Resort, Cork, on Tuesday, September 26 th . ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Short Course at UCC explores the future of Journalism, Documentary and Marketing As part of its Autumn portfolio, ACE UCC is offering the 8-week course ‘Re-Imagining the Media’ which will explore the new ways stories are being created, produced and experienced using interactive, immersive and participatory methods. This is a unique offering in Cork city and will be delivered by Dr. ...read more
Categories: Education, Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, August 28, 2017
Blackwater Motors Van Centre Now Open Blackwater Motors Van Centre, the only dedicated Volkswagen Van Centre in Ireland opened its doors on the Model Farm Road on Monday, August 28th. To celebrate, there is a Grand Opening Sale with huge reductions across the range of new and used Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. Full details of the opening sale offers is available on www.blackwatermotors.ie
Categories: Member News
Monday, August 28, 2017
Snapchat on the Rise Snapchat now bigger than Facebook and Instagram for young people under 35 in Ireland. Stats released by the Cork Digital Marketing Awards, part of Cork Chamber Business School show that the social network of choice for those under 35 is Snapchat, followed by Facebook and then Instagram. Facebook is still dominant for those 35 and above. Despite media coverage showing ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release
Friday, August 25, 2017
THE MONTENOTTE HOTEL PANORAMA BISTRO & TERRACE SCOOPS BEST HOTEL BAR AWARD Anyone who has enjoyed the views of Cork city from the Panorama Terrace at the Montenotte Hotel will appreciate why it was awarded the Hotel Bar of the Year 2017 at the Sky Bar Awards in Dublin this week. Beating off stiff competition from luxury hotels in the capital and across Ireland, the Montenotte Hotel team ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Shining a light in darkness - VERDE LED & The Hope Foundation partner to bring light to rural India A new partnership between Irish Charity, The Hope Foundation (HOPE) and VERDE LED, a leading Irish manufacturer of commercial energy saving LED lighting solutions, aims to improve the quality of life of the poorest families living in North and South Kashibad in the Sundarbans region of India by ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Cork Multicultural Day The Official Cork Multicultural Day is taking place at the Cork City Hall Millennium Hall on Saturday the 2 nd September from 2.00pm and it promises to be something very special. Last years event was a resounding success with great appetite from the different nationalities and communities that took part and very positive feedback from those in attendance. This event is fast ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Increased Irish Representation Abroad Vital Part of Post-Brexit Planning Chambers Ireland today welcomes the announcement from Taoiseach Leo Varadkar that he intends to double Ireland’s presence on the international stage within the next decade, as part of a new policy initiative, “Ireland’s Global Footprint 2025”. Speaking this afternoon, Chambers Ireland Director of ...read more
Categories: Member News
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Get that Electric Feeling with Feel Good Friday this Week Feel Good Friday is back again this week, August 25 th , and it brings with it a fantastic line-up of events. Forget Electric Picnic – Electric Cork is where it’s all happening this Friday! The boardwalk at Electric on South Mall will come to life as there is not one, but two live musical performances lined up. It all kicks off ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, August 21, 2017
Realising Potential and Strengthening a Growing Southern Region Conor Healy, Cork Chamber CEO, discusses the case for redeveloping the M28 Cork to Ringaskiddy and the importance of this vital link in growing, developing and strengthening the versatility of the region into the future. There is no doubt that as a region, we need competitive enabling infrastructure to ensure our relevance in the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic
Monday, August 21, 2017
Confidence abounds amongst Cork Business Community Cork Chamber’s second quarterly economic trends survey of 2017 is published at a time of unprecedented opportunity for the region and for Ireland. In reviewing activity over the closing months of April, May and June, the trends survey highlights the steadfast confidence present amongst the Cork business community. Cork Chamber CEO, Mr. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Join #TeamMercy and the race against cancer for the Women’s Mini Marathon on Sunday, September 24 th With just a few weeks until the Cork Women’s Mini Marathon it’s time to get into gear and what better way to get motivated than by joining one of Cork’s biggest teams? Last year over 100 dedicated ladies and a few brave men in skirts joined #TeamMercy for the 4-mile ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Monday, August 14, 2017
IRELAND OCEAN RACING LAUNCHES WITH THE AIM OF CREATING IRISH OFFSHORE SAILING HEROES Renowned internationally for sporting success, Ireland’s opportunity to compete in global offshore sailing competitions received a boost today at the launch of Ireland Ocean Racing. The aim of this new strategic initiative is to increase the profile of competitive Irish ocean sailing and racing, inspire a ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Friday, August 11, 2017
Support The Mercy Annual Raffle and help patients with dementia at The Mercy Over the coming weeks, staff at the Mercy Hospital Foundation will contact hundreds of households across Cork City and County asking them to support the charity’s Annual Raffle, which this year will raise funds to upgrade the Mercy University Hospital to make it more dementia-friendly. People with dementia do not ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, August 08, 2017
Film In Cork and LEO South Cork six week ‘Start Your Own Business Programme’ starts this September Film In Cork has joined forces the with Local Enterprise Office (LEO) South Cork to offer a six week, Start Your Own Business Programme, specially designed for those working in film, television and animation. The extremely practical course, running one Monday evening per week from ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Monday, July 17, 2017
Global Future of Work Survey Reveals Skills Most in Demand and Roles at Risk Executives from Ireland, Europe, North America and Australia Identify Most Significant People Challenges Facing Organisations in Changing Work Landscape Harmonics, the Irish partner of OI Global Partners (the world’s largest career consulting partnership), has released the results of a proprietary survey of HR ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Thursday, July 13, 2017
LW Management announces €1.6 million investment to upgrade LeisreWorld Bishopstown LW Management, the management agency responsible for LeisureWorld Bishopstown, has announced details of a €1.6 million self-financed investment to modernise the Bishopstown facility over the coming months. Opened in 1997 LeisureWorld Bishopstown has grown and evolved over the past 20 years to be one of ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Friday, April 21, 2017
Monex Scholarship Program launched at UCC Monex Financial Services has announced details of a new scholarship program created to support Killarney Leaving Cert students accepted to third level studies at Cork University Business School (CUBS) at University College Cork (UCC). The scholarship will offer financial assistance to facilitate progression through third level studies, and students from ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Education, Member News
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: General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, 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
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: General News Article, Economic, Press Release
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: General News Article, Press Release, Member News


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