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2016

 

August 2016

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July 2016

  • Irish startup's idea to help children's speech gets investors talking - 28/07 Irish Independent here
  • Advice for Irish Exporters: Stick with the UK despite Brexit - 28/07 Irish Independent here
  • Cork-based CoreHR to create 300 jobs in major expansion- 26/07 RTE News here 
  • Rich vein opening in Romania's sub-supply and agri sectors by Ladislav Mueller - 24/07 Irish Independent here
  • Worldwide initiative to position Ireland as ‘Design Island’ is finally paying dividends - 23/07 Irish Times here
  • Julie Sinnamon discusses the expanded trade mission schedule - 22/07 RTE Radio Business News here
  • Enterprise Ireland to double trade missions - 22/07 RTE1 here
  • Increase in ministerial led trade missions following the impact of the UK referendum - 22/07 Irish Times here
  • Enterprise Ireland increases the number of trade missions in light of the UK referendum result - 22/07 Irish Independent here
  • Hub Controls invents smart energy device to simplify heating your home - 20/07 Irish Times here
  • Enterprise Ireland CEO Julie Sinnamon features as the InBUSINESS cover story - 20/07 InBUSINESS here
  • Enterprise Ireland's Martin Corkery judges at Irish underwater robots competition - 19/07 Silicon Republic here
  • Sigmar Recruitment to take on 150 new employees - 18/07 Irish Times here
  • Compliance & Risks to create 50 new jobs in Cork - 18/07 Silicon Republic here
  • Always a good to time to sell to South Africa - 17/07 Irish Independent here
  • MagGrow wins 2016 Thrive Accelerate Sustainability Award in California - 15/07 Irish Tech News here
  • Beats Medical reaches final of US health innovation competition - 15/07 Irish Times here
  • Treasury platform vows to save SMEs a fortune in bank charges - 08/07 Irish Examiner here
  • EdTech company, Code Institute, secures €500k investment - 08/07 Business World here
  • Security firm Netwatch secures €19.5m to fuel US and UK plans - Irish Examiner 07/07 here
  • Irish dairy and med-tech companies raise €3m in funding for new growth- 05/07 Irish Independent here
  • State bodies assure clients that it's business as usual in wake of UK vote - 05/07 Irish Independent here
  • HPSU reinvents Stylus For iPad Applications, with Styla product - 04/07 Bizplus here
  • Fuelling Ambition roadshows promoting female entrepreneurship - 04/07 Irish Times here
  • Galway's DiaNia Technologies raises €2 million in funds - 04/07 Irish Times here
  • Julie Sinnamon discusses Enterprise Ireland support for clients in the UK market - 03/07 Sunday Independent here
  • Number of female led businesses triple - Julie Sinnamon - 01/07 Silicon Republic here

June 2016

    • The evolution of the fintech start-up - 30/06 Irish Times here
    • Some positive fallout may come from Brexit - 30/06 Irish Times here
    • Enterprise Ireland led Silicon Valley Investment & Innovation Forum hits Dublin - 29/06 Business World here
    • World stock markets react to British vote to leave EU – Enterprise Ireland CEO Julie Sinnamon featured on RTE Six One TV News 27/06 here
    • Enterprise Ireland to implement plans to help Irish exporters - 28/06 Business World here
    • Enterprise Ireland recalls staff in drive to new markets – 28/06 Irish Independent here
    • Enterprise Ireland Client Newsletter 27/06 here
    • World stock markets react to British vote to leave EU – Enterprise Ireland CEO Julie Sinnamon featured on RTE Six One TV News 27/06 here
    • Julie Sinnamon of Enterprise Ireland discusses contingency plans in place for Irish companies after last week's vote in the UK to leave the European Union – 27/06 RTE radio morning business news here
    • State initiative to attract tech talent launched – 27/06 RTE News here
    • New initiative to attract up to 3,000 techies to Ireland – 27/06 Irish Times here
    • Enterprise Ireland to implement plans to help Irish exporters – 27/06 Business World here
    • Enterprise Ireland to reduce clients exposure to UK following Brexit – 27/06 Irish Times here
    • The impact of the Brexit vote in Ireland discussed by Julie Sinnamon, Enterprise Ireland CEO - The Business Show, RTE radio 1 25/06 listen here
    • The 2nd International Business Women's Conference is announced - 23/06 Business World here
    • Over 900 jobs created from spin outs in 2015 - 23/06 Irish Times here
    • Walsh Whiskey opens €25 million distillery in Carlow - 21/06 BizPlus here
    • Dublin start-up Obeo raises €350,000 in seed funding - 21/06 Silicon Republic here
    • Exports at a record high - 21/06 Irish Examiner here
    • Enterprise Ireland CEO, Julie Sinnamon, discusses record growth and diversification for Irish companies - 20/06 Newstalk here
    • Enterprise Ireland client companies' exports surpass €20 billion - 20/06 Irish Times here
    • Enterprise Ireland client exports increase by 10% - 20/06 RTE News, 1pm watch here
    • HPSU company Obeo makes composting easy - 20/06 Irish Examiner here
    • Gerard McCarthy speaks about opportunities for Irish companies in Russia - 19/06 Sunday Indo here
    • Africa is a growing opportunity for Irish companies - 17/06 Irish Times here
    • Ireland's National BIM Council is launched at Enterprise Ireland - 17/06 Engineers Journal here
    • €60 million Atlantic Bridge fund is launched - 17/06 Business & Finance here
    • Mayo based sports company announces 25 new jobs - 17/06 Irish Times here
    • Cork-based biotech firm Metabolomic secures €1.6m in funding - 17/06 Irish Examiner here
    • Ireland is climbing the innovation performance table - 15/06 Irish Times here
    • Irish companies exhibit at the 2016 New Zealand Fieldays event - 14/06 Farmers Journal here
    • A landmark deal for Shimmer Sensing with Harvard's Wyss Institute - 13/06 - Silicon Republic here
    • Irish start-up produces a nostalgically branded selection of sauces and marinades flavoured by Murphy's Stout - 14/06 Bizplus here
    • Updates on Hiri, Applied Concept & the Student Entrepreneur Awards - 13/06 Enterprise News here
    • Sand-blasting firm wins worldwide contracts after bagging National Enterprise Award - 13/06 Irish Examiner here
    • French Markets review by EI's Sinead Lonergan - 12/06 Sunday Independent here
    • Limerick IT start-up firms aim to employ 200 people by end of 2016 - 09/06 Silicon Republic here
    • Dublin based Hiri raises $1m in funding as it opens US office - 09/06 Irish Times here
    • Hiri wants to fix the workplace email problem - 08/06 Techcrunch here
    • HPSU Novogrid makes the transfer of renewable energy to the grid more efficient - 06/06 Irish Times here
    • Ladislav Muller discusses prospects in the Czech market in this week's export column - 05/06 Sunday Indo here
    • RTÉ and Waterford IT join forces for new research projects 03/06 Silicon Republic  here
    • From Dublin to Dubai, Keogh's export to Middle East - 02/06 Irish Independent here
    • Travel software firm Datalex to create 100 new jobs - 02/06 Irish Independent here
    • Government allocates €5m to create local employment - 02/06 Irish Examiner here
    • Irish Australian Chamber of Commerce launches Irish chapter - 01/06 RTE here 
    • New €5m fund for 48 projects across Ireland - 1/06 Silicon Republic here

    May 2016

    • Local Enterprise Offices announce over 3,500 new jobs in 2015 - 31/05 Clare Champion here
    • Listen to Leo McAdams & Currency Fair discuss the new Fintech CSF Fund - 26/05 RTE News here
    • New Enterprise Ireland Fintech CSF Fund is launched - 26/05 Morning Ireland, RTE here
    • Leading Edge expands in Cork as Pat Byrne takes on Exec Director role - 26/05 Irish Tech News here
    • Enterprise Ireland supported Qstream announces 40 new jobs for Dublin - 26/05 - Irish Times here
    • National Enterprise Award Finalists announced - 25/05 BizPlus here
    • Oneview signs multi-million dollar contract with US hospital - 24/05 - Irish Independent here
    • Irish Medtech firm Aerogen enters Iranian market - 22/05 Sunday Business Post here
    • The Minister for Jobs opens the new Exertis facility in Limerick - 19/05 video: here
    • Engineering firm LotusWorks to create 100 jobs in Sligo - 18/05 Irish Times here
    • Enterprise Ireland & IDA joint trade mission launches the Global Sourcing initiative - 18/05 BusinessWorld here
    • Aylien CEO Parsa Ghaffari discusses moving from Iran to start-up in Ireland - 18/05 Irish Times here
    • Albuquerque Zoo is now feeding their elephants via EI client Podfeeder's app - 17/05 KRQE News here
    • Export View: David Byrne highlights opportunities for Irish businesses in China - 15/04 Irish Independent here
    • Conor Fahy discusses cultural nuances when doing business overseas - 14/05 RTE The Business here
    • Future Scope Tech conference promises to highlight current trends and future insights – 11/05 NewsTalk here
    • Kinesis Health Technologies develops product to reduce the risk of falls in the elderly - 09/05 Irish Examiner here
    • StudyBundles app targets the international student market - 07/05 Irish Independent here
    • Social entrepreneurship platform ChangeX raises additional €350k - 06/05 SiliconRepublic here
    • 24 finalists shortlisted for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year award - 03/05 Business&Finance here
    • Galway man uses gaming tech to communicate business data - 01/05 Irish Independent here

    April 2016

    • Nationwide meets Meabh Conaghan from the Food Works programme - 29/04 RTE here
    • Enterprise Ireland to host six Irish aviation firms at world's biggest aviation event - 27/04 Irish Independent here
    • Enterprise Ireland and UCD launch €1.7m Food Quality & Safety partnership - 26/04 BusinessWorld.ie here
    • Obelisk to create 200 jobs after raising €6m investment - 25/04 Irish Times here
    • Foreign exchange with a difference with Coindrum - 25/04 MoodieReport here
    • Student Ambassador programme brings investment to Ireland - 22/04 Business World.ie here
    • Naval kite plan flies the nest with spin-off company - 22/04 Irish Examiner here
    • SteriPack's medical business is acquired for €70m - 21/04 Irish Times here
    • Kabzy leads the way in affordable car tracking - 20/04 Irish Independent here
    • Unique IP that increases endurance for flash memory devices - 20/04 SiliconRepublic here
    • The impact of Brexit on Ireland, Kevin Sherry speaks with Ireland Live 18/04  UTV here
    • Simone Boswell discusses the Access Silicon Valley programme - 18/04 Irish Times here
    • Listen to Sarita Johnston discuss the challenges facing increasing female entrepreneurs - 16/04 RTE here
    • Holos Skincare receives Dragon's Den investment - 18/04 Irish Times here
    • Huddl make private buses easily accessible to commuters - 18/04 - Irish Times here
    • At the Arab Irish Forum Sean Davis offers advice on exporting to the UAE - 15/04 Sunday Bus Post here
    • Jamjou discuss their gaming software & vision for future success - 15/04 Irish Times here
    • Medical Devices firm Fire1 raises €6.6m in funding - 12/04 Irish Independent here
    • See which companies are featured in the ‘Hot 100 Start-Ups’ guide 10/04 Sunday Business Post  here
    • TVadSync targets 'second screening' phenomenon - 10/04 Irish Independent here
    • Enterprise Ireland puts diversity at its core - 10/04 Sunday Business Post here
    • Enterprise Ireland investment of €2.5m in ArcLabs will double capacity of innovation hub - 08/04 Silicon Republic here
    • The Fuelling Ambition roadshows; supporting female entrepreneurship - 07/04 Business&Finance here
    • Bizimply raises €2m to support company's growth plans - 07/04 Irish Times here
    • Kinesis Health signs partnership to market new falls prevention service - 05/04 IrishTechNews here
    • The Irish precision technology killing harmful bacteria - 04/04 Irish Times here
    • Enterprise Ireland client Zeto secures major contract with Lidl - 04/04 Irish Times here

    March 2016 

    • Atlantic Bridge confirms €140m for tech companies - 31/03 SiliconRepublic here
    • Kitman Labs; providing medical tech expertise in the sports arena - 31/03 Irish Independent here
    • SMS pioneer Joe Cunningham, discusses the future of mobile - 31/03 SiliconRepublic here
    • “It’s important to show your idea and how your business is scalable” Anastasia Volkova gives her tips for applying to the CSF fund - 31/03 here
    • Grasshopper skateboards targets UK & US markets with eco-friendly designs - 28/03 Irish Examiner here
    • Nearly 600 Irish projects secure more than €250m in Horizon 2020 funding - 26/03 SiliconRepublic here
    • WikiHow acquires Dublin start-up GuideCentral - 24/03 Irish Times here
    • Virgin Media presents opportunity to pitch to Richard Branson through its VOOM 2016 competition - 22/03 businessandfinance.com here
    • Pharmapod CEO & founder Leonora O'Brien gives her advice on applying for the Competitive Start Fund - 21/03 here
    • Irish food start-up Bean & Goose target the Easter market with chocolate hare - 21/03 Irish Examiner here
    • Start-up Effy streamlines scheduling & sales optimisation for retail sector - 21/03 Silicon Republic here
    • Derilinx provides government agencies with high quality data - 21/03 Irish Times here
    • OneView Healthcare becomes first Irish company to list on Australian Stock Exchange - 18/03 Irish Independent here
    • Kudos for Irish company Active Mind as Obama uses their Game Golf device - 15/03 RTE.ie here
    • CEO Julie Sinnamon discusses business in Ireland and the importance of female role models  - 13/03 Irish Independent here
    • Listen to CEO Julie Sinnamon discuss foreign direct investment and the growth of Irish companies - 12/03 The Business RTE here
    • 9 ways to make the most of SXSW - 12/03 SiliconRepublic here
    • Meet the most exciting Irish companies at SXSW -11/03 Newstalk here
    • Ion herbal tonics help companies achieve healthier workforces - 11/03 Irish Times here
    • Nestlé to invest over €25m in R&D centre - 11/03 businessworld.ie here
    • Irish companies well represented at SXSW - 10/03 Irish Times here
    • Sarita Johnston encourages female entrepreneurs to take risks on Intl Women's Day - 8/03 Thejournal.ie here
    • KillBiller share their tips for success at Mobile World Congress - 08/03 virginstartup.org here
    • EI and Dublin City Council launch Small Business Innovation Research €100K cycling challenge - 8/03 BizPlus here
    • Sarita Johnston encourages female entrepreneurs to take risks on International Women's Day - 8/03 thejournal.ie here
    • Irish biotech firm Genable acquired in $15m deal - 08/03 Irish Independent here
    • Forum on economic changes for Irish Arab business - 07/03 Business&Finance here
    • Obama to speak at SXSW Interactive festival - 07/03 Irish Times here
    • Syndicate announces €2million fund for start-ups in the West - 07/03 Irish Examiner here
    • Female Entrepreneurs fund opens in partnership with NDRC - 05/03 SiliconRepublic here
    • Start-ups: Learning to walk before you run - 04/03 Irish Times here
    • Salaso raises over €300K to develop physiotherapy app - 04/03 Irish Independent here
    • Traction for IP Telephony firm Blueface - 03/03 BizPlus.ie here

    February 2016

    • FinTech Innovation Lab focuses on disruptive technologies - 29/02 Irish Independent here
    • EI Client Scurri expands to the US and Canada - 28/02 Irish Independent here
    • Start-Up advice; Look before you leap - 26/02 Irish Times here
    • New accelerator programme launches at Gateway UCC - 25/02 businessworld.ie here
    • Fraud protection company Xintec secures major contract - 25/02 Irish Examiner here
    • New food entrepreneurs sought for Food Works programme - 24/02 Business World here
    • Ireland securing €2.8 million in EU R&D funds per week - 24/02 Munster Express here
    • Enterprise Ireland backs new €34 million Glanbia plant - 24/02 Irish Independent here
    • Bright future for indigenous tech industry at Mobile World Congress - 24/02 Irish Examiner here
    • Online medical service Webdoctor has treated over 12,000 patients - 22/02 Irish Examiner here
    • Major client win for iMob Media - 22/02 Irish Examiner here
    • Eight finalists compete in Enterprise Ireland’s New Frontiers competition -20/02 Irish Independent here
    • 18 companies exhibiting at the Enterprise Ireland pavilion at Mobile World Congress - 19/02 SiliconRepublic here
    • Enterprise Ireland client Kneat Solutions secures €5.5 million investment - 19/02 Irish Sun here
    • Irish tech companies to shine at Mobile World Congress - 18/02 Irish Examiner here
    • Glanbia to double capacity at Wexford plant with €35 million investment - 18/02 Farmers Journal here
    • Enterprise Ireland client Xintec tackles fraud in the Telco market - 17/02 SiliconRepublic here
    • Pharmaceutical research firm APC creates 100 new jobs in Dublin – 15/02 Irish Times here
    • CEO Julie Sinnamon highlights EI's plans to help build scale at Start-Ups - 14/02 Irish Independent here
    • CoderDojo's Bill Liao shares his start-up advice at the HPSU Investor Day - 10/02 The Journal here
    • Enterprise Ireland backed firms to create 1,500 jobs - 10/02 Irish Times here
    • Enterprise Ireland’s Kevin Sherry discusses the positive outlook for 2016 - 10/02 FM104  here
    • Interview with Enterprise Ireland's John O'Dea and Shaw Academy founder - 10/02 Morning Ireland here
    • Mayo based CBE Hiring 40 people following UK Expansion - 01/02 BizPlus here

    January 2016

    • What innovation challenges does Ireland face? Jan '16 oecdobserver.org here
    • Ireland is well placed to grow financial services jobs by one third - 31/01 The Independent here
    • Enterprise Ireland helps companies to start up and develop internationally - 31/01 Sunday Business Post here
    • Online learning company, Shaw Academy create 40 jobs - 29/01 RTE.ie here
    • PolyPico wins top SCCUL Award - 29/01 Galway Independent here
    • Local workforce gain most as EI supports 21,000 jobs in 2015 - 27/01 Irish Independent here
    • €5m boost for UCC Health Innovation Hub - 27/01 Irish Examiner here
    • Design sector responsible for €38bn in exports - 26/01 RTE News here
    • Government launches Action Plan for Jobs, aiming to entice emigrants to return to Ireland - 19/01 Irish Examiner here
    • HPSU client Unravel Analytics help companies drive their online sales - 18/01 Irish Examiner here
    • Dairymaster supplies technology behind new Irish €2 million dairy facility - 18/01 Irish Examiner here
    • Why sustainability, instinct and gut are key for start-ups to succeed - 18/01 Silicon Republic here
    • EI client, Soapbox Labs develop platform to personalise children's reading lessons - 18/01 Irish Examiner here
    • New €40 million fund to boost regional job growth - 15/01 BizPlus here
    • 12 leading Irish medical device makers - 15/01 Silicon Republic 15/01 here
    • 3D4Medical announce 70 new jobs for Dublin - 14/01 RTE News here
    • Neuravi, an EI client improving clinical outcomes for stroke patients, grow their Dutch business - 13/01 4Traders here
    • Over 21,000 jobs created by Irish companies in 2015 - Silicon Republic 13/01 here
    • Fexco announce an expansion of their German operations 12/01 - Business World here
    • EI supported Oxymen wins Nova UCD Innovation Award - 11/01 Irish Times here
    • Mcor Technologies unveil their 3d printer at the Consumer Electronics Show - 11/01 Irish Examiner here
    • EI client iCabbi sets it's sights on international growth - 11/01 Irish Examiner here
    • EI supported companies vie for Cork Company of the year award- 11/01 Irish Examiner here
    • EI client Celtic Pure expand and set their sights on US market - Irish Times 08/01 here
    • PM Group take part in Trade Mission to Netherlands & Germany 07/01 - Business World here
    • EI signs agreement with European Space Agency during trade mission to Netherlands & Germany Irish Times 07/01 here
    • EI & ESA launch space business incubator in Ireland Irish Times Irish Technews 07/01 here
    • Listen to EI client Decawave speaking at the Consumer Association Conference- Today FM 06/01 here
    • A snapshot video of Enterprise Ireland’s End of Year Statement Launch 06/01 here
    • Taoiseach leads 3 day mission to Netherlands and Germany - Irish Examiner 06/01 here
    • Employment at Enterprise Ireland client firms at a record high of just over 192,000 - RTE News 05/01 here
    • Enterprise Ireland-backed firms created 10,000 additional jobs last year - Irish Times 05/01 here

    2015

    December 2015

    • Technology start-ups anticipate exciting times for small business - Irish Examiner 29/12 here
    • Welcome back: small firms are keen to hire returning emigrants - Irish Times 29/12 here
    • Glanbia targets Irish diaspora home for Christmas with jobs announcement - Independent 27/12 here
    • Newsweaver announce 60 new jobs for Cork - Irish Examiner 18/12 here
    • €200,000 Competitive Feasibility Fund launches in the Midlands - Business & Finance 18/12 here
    • Mr Cyrus Doctor wins this year's Clinical Innovation Award - Silicon Republic 14/12 here
    • Abbott Diagnostics Longford named Irish Medtech Company of the Year - Business World 11/12 here
    • Youth unemployment is EU’s biggest challenge - Irish Times 10/12 here
    • Irish Tech Company announces 20 new jobs - Business World 11/12 here
    • Cork based AFTA announce €2million deal with Turkish Airlines & 10 jobs - Irish Examiner 8/12 here
    • Chanelle Group win 2015 Ulster Bank Business Achievers Awards - Irish Independent 8/12 here
    • EI company Barclay Chemicals discuss the benefits of adopting a 'lean' philosophy - Irish Times 8/12 here
    • EI client Silvercloud Therapy making inroads internationally with their online therapy programmes - 7/12 here
    • Digital Skills Academy expands with South African contracts - 7/12 here
    • Cork man named this years' 'Ireland's Best new Entrepreneur' - Business World 7/12 here
    • A preview of this year's Big Idea's finalists at Innovation Showcase - Silicon Republic 5/12 here
    • EPS Group announce new partnership during Nigerian Trade Mission - Irish Building Magazine 5/12 here
    • EI agritech company Acres Machinery make big strides with their X3 bale handler - Irish Examiner 3/12 here

    November 2015

    • Minister Coveney leads Trade Mission to Africa - RTE 30/11 here
    • Enterprise Ireland ranked Number 3 globally for seed investment by PitchBook – Newstalk Breakfast Business 27/11 here
    • Enterprise Ireland ranked third best venture capital fund in world for seed investment - Irish Independent 26/11 here
    • A priority sector - Leo McAdams explains the growing importance of the Fintech sector - TechNews 26/11 here
    • Minister Damien English invites registration for Innovation Showcase 2015 - Business World 25/11 here
    • Why a water/wastewater industry cluster was established for Ireland - Engineers Journal 24/11 here
    • Aerogen celebrates prestigious award and announces new jobs - Business World 23/11 here
    • Carlyle Cardinal Ireland announces Abtran investment - RTE News 23/11 here
    • Irish firm’s device speeds up vital brain test for newborn babies - Irish Times 23/11 here
    • DCU signs deal with US-based cancer vaccine company - Business World 23/11 here
    • UCD 2015 start-up award winner Phision has eyes on $3.5bn market - SiliconRepublic 21/11 here
    • Launch of the Global Irish Design Challenge to revolutionise the way we live - Irish Building 18/11 here
    • Government announces regional jobs strategy for the west - Irish Times 16/11 here
    • Glanbia opens €15m UHT milk processing facility in Monaghan - AgriLand 13/11 here
    • WIT research centre success secures €900K Enterprise Ireland funds - Engineers Journal 13/11 here
    • New strategy to boost employment levels unveiled - Irish Times 12/11 here
    • New €500,000 start-up fund launched for female entrepreneurs - Silicon Republic 11/11 here
    • Going for Growth seeks 60 Irish female entrepreneurs - Business and Finance 11/11 here
    • Dublin-based Swrve to expand after securing €28m in funding - RTE 11/11 here
    • More women needed in start-ups, conference told - Irish Examiner 06/11 here
    • Spearline Hiring 20 In Skibbereen - Bizplus 09/11 here
    • Suite success for furniture firm - Irish Times 10/11 here
    • HiberGene going from strength to strength - Irish Examiner 2/2 here
    • 35M investment for Irish Diary Sector Innovation - Business and Leadership 2/2 here
    • Enterprise Ireland supported companies create 19,705 new jobs in 2014 - Irish Examiner 13/1 here
    • Agri-food sector highlights job openings to potential recruits - Irish Examiner 5/1 here