William Fry is proud to announce the opening of a new office in Cork, expanding the number of offices globally to six and enabling the Firm to further service its clients in the Cork and wider Munster region.William Fry is proud to announce the opening of a new office in Cork, expanding the number of offices globally to six and enabling the Firm to further service its clients in the Cork and ...read more
The Mercy Hospital Foundation, along with its patients and families are thanking the people of Cork and Munster for the huge difference they make at the hospital each year through their continued support and donations.
Through this continued support, it enables the Mercy Hospital Foundation to fund and support advancements in life saving research, diagnosis and treatments to provide a world class ...read more
The Lavit Gallery is delighted to present ‘Outer Edges’ a series of paintings by Cork based artist, Ita Freeney. The exhibition will run as part of Cork Harbour Festival 2019.
Exhibition opens Thursday 23rd May between 5.30pm – 7.30pm and there will be opening remarks by Vera Ryan, freelance Art Historian.
Atmospheric, quietness, and a minimal aesthetic are characteristic of Freeney’s ...read more
Hays Ireland are asking you to add your voice to our 2019 'Diversity and Inclusion Survey'.
Building a workplace culture with diversity and inclusion at its heart helps organisations and individuals to thrive and can enrich our working lives.
But do you believe employment and career progression opportunities are available to everybody regardless of their age, gender, sexual orientation, ...read more
On May 2nd our team attended the annual All-Ireland Business Summit in Croke Park. A large part of our day was taken up with the All-Star Business Awards Final - where we were nominated for an award in Best Micro Business. It was an intense morning of presenting "Dragon's Den Style" to a panel of judges where they examined all aspects of our business. At the awards presentation later that ...read more
Cork Chamber today published a manifesto listing five points for voters and candidates to prioritise. The manifesto also supports the principle of a directly elected mayor for Cork.
In its manifesto the Chamber urges candidates to formally support the following principles if elected:Sustainable and Public Transport: Delivery of the Cork Metropolitan Area Transport StrategyUrban Living and New ...read more
Marymount Hospice Fundraiser Rebel Rumble will take place Saturday June 1st 2019, at the Clayton Hotel Silver Springs.
Doors open at 7.30pm. This white collar boxing event has been organised by Rachel Cronin. After loosing her mother 3 years ago to Cancer, Rachel has wanted to give back to Marymount and the care shown to her mother and her family at that time ever since.
There will be 15th ...read more
Sunday 26th May 2019 is the closing date for applications for the next intake of participants for the 12th IGNITE Programme which gets underway this September 2019. The twelve month business incubation programme at University College Cork, that nurtures, develops and strengthens entrepreneurial potential, is inviting applications from recent graduates from any discipline, from any third level ...read more
Latest Triskel Cinema Brochure Features Banned Films
Triskel Arts Centre is known for showing films with a difference – arthouse, foreign language, documentary – and their new programme shows they’re not holding back. As always, it includes a special season of films and this time around it’s all about films that were deemed too extreme for Irish cinema-goers.
Chris O’Neill, Head of ...read more
Coolgrey is a leading player in creative consultancy & design in Cork since 2004, with a state of the art studio & production house on Tramore Road. Coolgrey’s portfolio of products & services has expanded consistently and now incorporates marketing strategy, PR & communications, promotional campaign & media management, as well as content marketing and full suite lead generation services.
Karen ...read more
A new exhibition launches at St Peter’s Cork on Thursday 16 May based on the best-selling and award-winning book, Atlas of the Irish Revolution, from Cork University Press.
The exhibition explores key moments in Irish history from 1913-1923, touching on history, geography, art history, sociology and archaeology.
A key feature of the exhibition is a dedicated reading area where visitors can ...read more
CMATS must be placed on Statutory Footing to Ensure Delivery
Metropolitan Area Transport Strategy must be matched with the Opening of NTA Delivery Office in Cork
Tuesday’s publication of the Cork Metropolitan Area Transport Strategy (CMATS) has been welcomed by Cork Chamber as an essential milestone for the development of Ireland’s second city region.
While welcoming the strategy, Conor ...read more
RDJ hosted its annual Property Outlook event at Hayfield Manor, Cork on Thursday, 9 May.
Guest speakers Ronan Lyons of Trinity College Dublin, Axel Wunnenberg of German fund manager Quadoro Real Estate GmbH, Brian O’Callaghan of O’Callaghan Properties and RDJ Partner, John Dwyer explored what makes Cork an attractive investment opportunity, current challenges for developers and investors, and ...read more
A new analysis by Cork Chamber which gathered insight into Cork businesses’ travel patterns shows the importance of Cork Airport to the local economy and business community.
A survey carried out in February-March 2019 reveals that 25% of responding companies each took more than 100 business trips from Cork Airport over the course of 2018.
Approximately a quarter of all business trips from Cork ...read more
Network Ireland Cork Branch has today announced the shortlist for the upcoming Cork Businesswoman of the Year Awards. The annual Awards and Gala will take place on the 24th of May 2019 from 7pm to midnight in the Maryborough Hotel, Cork.
Speaking about the upcoming awards, Gillian Hennessy, President of Network Cork and PR & Marketing Manager at Triskel Arts Centre said: ‘We were delighted to ...read more
Affidea is delighted to announce that ExpressCare Minor Injuries & Illnesses Walk-In Clinic in The Elysian is to become the main sponsor of the year-round ITRA Tag Rugby leagues in Cork.The ExpressCare logo will feature on all referee jerseys, balls and tags used in Cork leagues, while important information about the state-of-the-art services at ExpressCare will be available to all Cork tag ...read more
New Aer Lingus Cork To Dubrovnik Route To Commence This Weekend
Cork Airport, Ireland's fastest growing and most punctual airport, is set for a busy May Bank Holiday weekend with over 49,000 passengers expected to travel through the southern gateway this weekend. Passenger numbers are up 11% on the same period last year and the busiest day for both arrivals and departures is Sunday, May ...read more
Thank you to everyone who attended our Electric Vehicle evening last week and a big thank you to our panel for sharing their experience and expertise on all things electric. Our panel included Dan Cronin, Sales Manager, Kearys Renault, Jeremy Warnock, Product Manager, Renault Ireland, Martin Curtin, Financial Controller, Kearys Renault, Guillaume Seguin, Irish EV Owners Association and Hugh Hall, ...read more
Fuller Marketing are forecasting 20% growth in 12 months as they continue to revamp Ireland’s marketing landscape
A Cork-based marketing agency is making waves in the industry on the back of its recent shortlist for the An Post ‘Smart Marketing Awards’ – one of the biggest accolades in the industry in Ireland. Fuller Marketing are the only Cork-based business to have been given the nod this ...read more
Speaking at Cork Chamber’s 200th AGM, new Chamber President Paula Cogan, Sales Director at the Doyle Collection spoke passionately about the need for active citizenship, sustainability and most critically delivery on commitments made if Cork is to excel on a global stage.
Speaking of the role of businesses as active citizens in 2019, President Cogan said;
“We must work increasingly harder to ...read more
Affidea Ireland is delighted to announce ExpressCare Minor Injuries & Illnesses Walk-In Clinic in The Elysian in Cork as main sponsor of Blackrock National Hurling Club as part of a new three year agreement.ExpressCare is open to everyone from 10am to 10pm, 365 days a year, in Cork and Dublin, to offer a modern, comfortable alternative to busy A&Es; significantly relieving the burden on local ...read more
SeaFest, Ireland’s largest free family-friendly maritime celebration, unveils its exciting 2019 programme today for Cork, with over 100 events taking place from 7 – 9 June. An estimated 100,000 visitors are expected at the Port of Cork in Cork City for SeaFest 2019, with the line-up to include cooking demonstrations from celebrity chefs Neven Maguire and Rory O'Connell and talks from Met Éireann ...read more
SeaFest and Cork Harbour Festival are coming together for Ireland’s biggest maritime celebration, which will take place in Cork this June. Cork City Council and the Inter-Departmental Marine Coordination Group (MCG) present SeaFest, a national free and family friendly maritime festival, at the Port of Cork on 7 - 9 June. This will be the culmination of a weeklong celebration of Ireland’s rich ...read more
Support Cork Midsummer Festival by becoming a festival patron - reduced rates for Cork Chamber members!
Cork Midsummer Festival is one of Ireland's leading multidisciplinary arts festivals, platforming and present the best of local, national and international performance including theatre, music, dance, opera, visual art and more. Running from 13 - 23 June 2019, this year's festival will be ...read more
Need for increased regionalisation highlighted at national project management conferenceOver 300 delegates are attending the Ireland Chapter of Project Management Institute’s (PMI) sold-out annual national conference in Cork today (28 February). The conference, with headline sponsor EY, heard that strategic project management of regional infrastructure is vital to ensure stabilisation and future ...read more
Cork Airport, Ireland’s second busiest and best connected international airport, is to host the top communications specialists from some of Europe's largest airports this week at the Airports Council International (ACI) Europe Digital Communications Forum.
Brexit and its implications for air travellers will be among the topics to be discussed at the two-day forum, which takes place from 21 ...read more
As proud members of Cork Chamber, Affidea Ireland would like to offer a new 10% account discount for businesses and sports clubs in the locality associated with the Chamber, towards our state-of-the-art ExpressCare services in The Elysian tower.
Affidea is Ireland’s leading provider of diagnostic imaging services, including MRI, Ultrasound, X-ray, CT and DEXA scans, operating a network of ...read more
-Cork Chamber is the first Irish Chamber of Commerce to launch an initiative of this kind--Cork Chamber 1819 Fund to build community resilience-
To mark its 200th anniversary, Cork Chamber today launched a six-month community funding drive to raise €200,000, in partnership with Social Innovation Fund Ireland (SIFI). The Cork Chamber 1819 Fund will benefit Cork community initiatives with a ...read more
Experience the buzz of Newcastle, fly direct from Cork AirportIf 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 also ...read more