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Friday, May 26, 2017
Press Release Boost Your Business Event held by Facebook and Cork Chamber Attracts over 400 Irish SMEs in Cork Friday 26 May 2017 : Over 400 SMEs from Cork, Kerry, Tipperary, Galway and Dublin gathered today at the O’Callaghan warehouse on Custom House Quay, Cork for Facebook’s Boost Your Business event. The event, co-hosted by Facebook and Cork Chamber aimed to provide SMEs with ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Erasmus+ Green Mentor Project The Green Mentor is a two year project, funded under the Erasmus+ Programme 2015 – 2017, will conclude on the 31 st of July 2017. While mentoring is an established business practice, particularly in the entrepreneurial start-up area, mentoring to green entrepreneurs, who wish to incorporate environmental values into their businesses is a new and growing area. ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Thursday, May 25, 2017
This exciting initiative, sees retailers and businesses in the city centre come together to host a series of free events on the last Friday of every month. Yet again, there will be a festival-like atmosphere in the city with live music, specials offers and lots of family fun. See read more for full details of performance and offers. The MayHum Stage outside Electric as part of Feel Good Friday ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Johnson & Perrott Mahonpoint host exclusive preview of the new Volvo XC60 The new Volvo XC60 is being unveiled in Ireland this week and, on Thurs 25 th & Fri 26 th May, Johnson & Perrott Mahonpoint customers and guests are invited to see Volvo's long-awaited new SUV ahead of anyone else in Ireland. Customers will be able to experience first-hand the look and feel of Volvo's ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Dunnes Stores win CUH Charity Golf Classic The Cork University Hospital Cardiac Unit was the big winner with approximately €14,000 raised at the 20th Annual Charity Golf Classic held at the Old Head of Kinsale Golf Links last week. With two best scores to count on each hole, the winning team from Dunnes Stores with Philip Ward, Dave Barrett, Phil Barrett and Darren O’Brien returned an ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Monday, May 22, 2017
Springboard’s Susie Horgan wins Cork Businesswoman of the Year Susie Horgan, Managing Director of leading communications agency, Springboard PR & Marketing, has been named Network Cork Businesswoman of the Year 2017. The news follows recent growth at the agency, which is marking five years in business. The Network Cork Businesswomen of the Year awards honour women in Cork who have ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, May 22, 2017
Want to build confidence to express and analyse opinions in discussions? Take the Assumptive Dive Forming opinions and expressing them is something we do every day. In our time of ‘fake-news’, ‘half-truths’, and ‘alternative facts’ it is becoming essential for genuine conversation for each of us to be aware about how we and others form, hold, and express ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Education, Press Release
Monday, May 22, 2017
Cork Chamber Elects New President Bill O’Connell at its 198th AGM Cork Chamber has elected Mr. Bill O’Connell as its new President at the Chamber’s 198th Annual General Meeting (AGM) held this evening. Speaking at the AGM, Bill O’Connell emphasised the positivity and optimism evident everywhere in Cork. “Cork is in a good place. We are near full employment, more ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Political
Friday, May 19, 2017
Cork WOWs with New Services to Reykjavik and North America Cork Chamber is delighted to welcome Icelandic WOW air to Cork Airport, which will provide a new four times weekly, year-round service to Reykjavik with ten onward connections to the US and Canada. Speaking as the inaugural flight landed today, Conor Healy, CEO of Cork Chamber said: “With WOW air available from Cork Airport, all of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Enda Kenny TD’s Leadership Provided Stability During Turbulent Economic Times Following today’s (17 May 2017) announcement by Enda Kenny TD of his intention to step down as Fine Gael leader and Taoiseach, Chambers Ireland praised the strong leadership Enda Kenny provided throughout economically turbulent and politically challenging times. Ian Talbot, Chief Executive of Chambers ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, May 18, 2017
University Industry Innovation Network writes about CIT Extended Campus' Professor Irene Sheridan Need to be Both Responsive and Responsible: Professor Irene Sheridan, Head of CIT Extended Campus Shares Her Practical Experiences Authored by Nino Japarashvili Professor Irene Sheridan has initiated, formed and now leads the CIT Extended Campus – a unique interface unit established to ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Blackwater Motors Receive Recognition For Outstanding Service To The Volkswagen Brand Martha McCarthy, Manager of the Blackwater Motors Business Development Centre, recently received the Volkswagen Gold Pin Award and David Quirke, Director of Blackwater Motors, received the Volkswagen Diamond Pin Award. The awards are the highest national accolade given by the brand to individuals for outstanding ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
​Seabrook Technology Group signs significant US channel partnership deal with Siemens PLM Software Seabrook Technology Group, the Irish-owned manufacturing software specialist, today announced a significant US channel partnership deal with Siemens PLM Software. The partnership enables Seabrook to offer Siemens’ PLM products to new and existing clients in the US, with particular regard ...read more
Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Leaving Cert students learn how to #MakeITWork with BIS at UCC On Friday, May 12 th , Leaving Cert students from a number of schools around Cork attended a #MakeITWork event in UCC. The event for prospective Business Information Systems (BIS) students gave them the opportunity to experience university life and get a taste of what the BIS degree programme entails. The event, which was hosted by ...read more
Categories: Education, Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Luxcel Biosciences Ltd Appoint Pride Design for Website Revamp ​Luxcel Biosciences Ltd is delighted to announce the appointment of award winning agency Pride Design, based in Cork to manage the redesign of the www.luxcel.com website. The appointment was made after Luxcel Biosciences briefed four Irish based agencies for the project. The new website will be modernised and updated to reflect ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Important Contribution to Chamber Network Recognised as Fingal Chamber CEO, Tony Lambert Steps Down Noting the announcement that the founder and CEO of Fingal Dublin Chamber is to step down, Chambers Ireland today (16 May 2017) praised the hard work and contribution of Tony Lambert. Tony served on the board of Chambers Ireland for 12 years until 2016 and was also chair of the nationwide Chamber ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Monday, May 15, 2017
BDM Boylan Solicitors strengthens practice with new appointment BDM Boylan Solicitors & Business Advisory, one of Munster’s largest law firms, has announced the appointment of William Hanly as a solicitor with the commercial team. In his new position, Mr Hanly will be working closely with partner Pat Mullins and Tom Leahy, CEO and the wider commercial property team to further enhance ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Monday, May 15, 2017
Ronan Daly Jermyn named Law Firm of the Year Ronan Daly Jermyn was named “ Law Firm of the Year ” at the AIB Private Banking Irish Law Awards, held at the Clayton Hotel Burlington Road on May 12. Hosted by RTE’s Miriam O’Callaghan, the annual award recognises the firm that has demonstrated outstanding achievements and excellence in the legal profession in Ireland. It is ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Monday, May 15, 2017
Making Mortgage Sense with KBC Bank at City Hall Cork Bringing together property, mortgage and legal advisors at one event to help first time buyers and homeowners considering a move, the KBC Mortgage Lounge returns to Cork’s City Hall on Thursday, 25 May 2017. From bidding on your dream home, to legal obligations and securing a competitive mortgage, the KBC Mortgage Lounge will provide ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article, Member News
Monday, May 15, 2017
O’Flynn Exhams Solicitors wins ‘Munster Provincial Law Firm of the Year’ Leading Cork law firm, O’Flynn Exhams (OFX) is delighted to announce that they have been named ‘ Munster Provincial Law Firm of the Yea r’ at the Irish Law Awards 2017. The ‘ Munster Provincial Law Firm of the Year ’ award honours an outstanding firm of solicitors in Munster, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Friday, May 12, 2017
‘Make Your Mark on Cancer’ Plaque Unveiled in Bandon The Mercy Hospital Foundation, in conjunction with Cork County Council, has erected a specially commissioned plaque in Bandon, acknowledging a dedicated group of fundraisers from Bandon who, since 2012, have organised the annual ‘Make Your Mark on Cancer’ charity walk and raised over €200,000 for cancer services at ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Press Release 11 May 2017 Capitol Location for AlienVault Cork Chamber extends the best of wishes to all those at AlienVault in today’s official unveiling of their new office location in the City Centre’s exciting new Capitol development. Conor Healy, Cork Chamber CEO, in welcoming the newest tenant to The Capitol, stated, “The location of Alien Vault within the much anticipated ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release, Chamber
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Cork's Polar IceTech are finalists in National Award Cork's Dry Ice Blasting Specialists, Polar IceTech , have their sights firmly on the prize as they head to the National Finals of the National Enterprise Awards later this month. Named as winner of the South Cork Local Enterprise Awards last March, Managing Director Damien McDonnell and his team will be in the Mansion House on May 25th ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
‘WHAT’S YOUR STORY’ MOVIE COMPETITION WINNERS ANNOUNCED Entries to Trend Micro’s Video Competition show Ireland’s young people are very aware of the need to manage their smartphone usage Entries to a video competition to promote online safety, What’s Your Story , have overwhelmingly demonstrated that the Irish youth understand the need for balance in their ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Rachel Andrews is among 13 writers shortlisted for the 2017 Notting Hill Editions Essay Prize, worth £25,000. https://www.nottinghilleditions.com/essay-prize The six prize-winners will be announced at a ceremony in London on June 28.
Categories: Education, Member News, General News Article
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
‘Make Your Will Week’ in aid of Mercy Cancer Appeal in association with Don Ryan & Co. Solicitors May 15 th – 19th Writing a Will is something that people should do, but it is also something many people put off doing. Now you have the opportunity to check the task off your list. This May the team at Don Ryan & Co. Solicitors will once again support the Mercy Hospital ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Special Offer - Register now Enable Ireland - City Cycle Cork Attention all Cyclists ** Early bird offer now available ** Register now for Enable Ireland- City Cycle Cork for just €55 on www.citycyclecork.com . Group rates also available, contact Elite Event Management at info@eliteevents.ie for more information on discounts. Enable Ireland - City Cycle Cork is a unique event taking place on ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News
Monday, May 08, 2017
Calling on Cork City Marathon participants to join #TeamMercy on Sunday, June 4 th and be part of the race against cancer With just a few weeks to go until the Cork City Marathon, the Mercy Hospital Foundation has issued a call out to both individuals and teams to join #TeamMercy on Sunday, June 4 th and be part of the race against cancer in Munster, with funds going to the Mercy Cancer Appeal. ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Thursday, May 04, 2017
New Force Emerges to Redefine Strategic Procurement iDDea procurement powerhouse to deliver value to buyers that goes beyond just cost savings Award Winning Irish sourcing company, e-Quiddity and Procurement Consultants, IDD Consult have merged to form iDDea – The Science of Value™. iDDea combines strategic sourcing, buying benchmarks and training services to deliver value to the ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Thursday, May 04, 2017
Trident launches Vibrant & Stylish New Look with €1.5 million investment The best just got better as the luxurious four-star Trident Hotel in Kinsale has relaunched following the completion of a substantial investment and refurbishment programme. The hotel, which is situated in the heart of the picturesque and iconic town of Kinsale, is known for its enviable waterfront location ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Member News, Papers/Research, Press Release
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Be Our Inspiration – The Finale Be Our Inspiration – The Finale is an award-winning initiative, created as part of the Be At Your Best Programme in Bank of Ireland. It encourages colleagues who have had an unrealised ambition to fulfil their potential by learning a new skill within the performing and creative arts. The programme provides them with top-level tutors, mentoring, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Create a new type of “family time” with LeisureWorld’s ‘Kids Go Free’ initiative When families today think of "family time," it often involves going to see a movie or staying in to watch TV together, but now they have the opportunity to make a positive change and get fit as a family. It has never been easier to get the whole family active thanks to a new ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Fuller Marketing appoints Sheila Kelleher as Strategy Director Sheila Kelleher has been appointed as Strategy Director with award winning agency Fuller Marketing Cork where her role will be to identify opportunities for the firm’s services as well as contributing marketing and business solutions to client’s commercial challenges. She brings industry experience in manufacturing, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Cork marketing agency wins Silver at the An Post Smart Marketing Awards 2017 Fuller Marketing took the Silver position in the Travel, Entertainment, Tourism & Sport Category with their ‘Ice Cold in Cork’ campaign on behalf of their client Cork on Ice (Cool Running Events) Fuller Marketing and the Cork on Ice team were in attendance at the An Post Smart Marketing Awards held in ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Friday, April 28, 2017
Trade and Competitiveness are Significant Business Concerns Ahead of EU-UK Brexit Negotiations Speaking in advance of tomorrow’s (29 April 2017) meeting of the EU Council, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive Ian Talbot commended the work of the Irish Government so far in ensuring that Irish interests, including those of business, are front and centre when the negotiations for the UK’s ...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: Education, Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, April 14, 2017
New Business Solutions Divisio n at PFH Technology Group Leading Irish IT services company, PFH Technology Group, today announced the creation of a new division, PFH Business Solutions to focus on delivering innovative Microsoft business application solutions to help our customers on their Digital Transformation Journey. In establishing this division it is expected to recruit up to 20 new hires ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, April 13, 2017
CYCLISTS HAVE A NEW SUMMER EVENT TO LOOK FORWARD TO AS ‘CITY CYCLE CORK’ LAUNCHES Simon Coveney, Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government and Cork GAA legend, Valerie Mulcahy have good news for cycling and fitness enthusiasts as they announce a new date for their diary. Sunday 13 th August, will see the inaugural ‘Enable Ireland, City Cycle Cork’ take place in ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, 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
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: Press Release, General News Article
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: Press Release, Economic, General News Article
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: General News Article, Press Release, Member News


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