InFlightFlix to produce native Cork video guide for Aer Lingus inflight entertainment showcasing great experiences to enjoy
InflightFlix has signed a contract with Aer Lingus inflight entertainment to provide destination video guides showcasing 60 great things to do, places to go, stay, eat, drink and shop in Cork. Leading tourism businesses can be featured in the InflightFlix video guide to Cork, reach North America visitors enroute to Ireland, engage them with a 30-second video and inspire them to add their business to their trip itinerary. The guides will be available on 18 Aer Lingus aircraft with 4,775 seatback screens
Real Insights unlocks growth
Real Insights, the Cork based market research agency has just launched it's revamped and responsive website. The agency, founded in 2004, is headed up by research veteran, Colette Quinn (ex Musgrave & Vodafone). Working with start-ups, SMEs, government agencies and corporates, Real Insights works with clients to identify new opportunities and unlock growth through targeted market research and strategic advice. Commenting on the new website, Colette Quinn stated: 'The number one reason a lot of businesses
Take your operations planning to the next level with WrxFlo' s Demand Planning system!
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Buy seeds for the Easter Bunny
Expand the magic of Easter! Buy seeds to feed imaginations and grow food for the Easter Bunny. Instead of buying too many Easter Eggs this year, plant seeds with your children. This gift is €10. When you buy this gift, you’ll receive a small bag of seeds, a special letter and a card. Your purchase will support SERVE's international development work.Buy here.
SERVE & friends receive 'Overall Winner' award at Cork Paddy's Day Parade
SERVE & friends receive 'Overall Winner' award at Cork Paddy's Day Parade SERVEhas signed the We Act pledge along with numerous other Irish charities and communities in action. Few members of We Act Ireland marched the St Patrick's Day Parade in Cork. SERVE volunteers were among the crew who marched in solidarity with the communities that SERVE works with.The 'Overall Winner' award encompasses what We Act is all about - communities and charity groups coming together to celebrate the collective impact.
TY students of Coláiste Éamann Rís learn about SDGs with SERVE
SERVE facilitated a 6-week SDG Champions Programmewith Coláiste Éamann Rís TY students. This programme has been funded by the Department of Education as part of their Education for Sustainable Development Strategy. Brian Kenny, teacher at Coláiste Éamann Rís commented, “The SDG Programme is a huge success with our TY group. Students have commented that the content is easy to understand, and they really enjoy the interactive nature of the delivery. They especially enjoyed the walking debates. The
Fota Island Adventure and the future of Irish football
The corporate teambuilders at Fota Island adventure had the pleasure of working with the future of Irish football on a rainy night last Thursday. 28 of Irelands finest spent two hours in the company of Fota’s finest (Terry Healy) as they experienced “Cabin Fever”. The rain and the cold didn’t affect the lads or their ability to complete communication-based tasks between the 4 puzzle cabins. Being indoors in the “great outdoors” is great that way. It was a fun filled learning experience with defined
Meeting of minds to ‘Keep Cork Meeting’
Cork Convention Bureau will host its 8th annual business tourism showcase, Keep Cork Meeting, at Pairc Ui Chaoimh on Thursday March 30 from 7.30-11.30am. . The event is ideal for anyone involved in organising events and meetings in Cork. With over 30 venues, conference, meeting and event companies exhibiting, companies, groups and individuals interested in organising meetings, incentives, conferences and events will be able to see first-hand all the support that is available to them in bringing their
Olympian Rob Heffernan launches 2023 Challenge 21 Fundraiser for the Down Syndrome Centre Cork
Irish Champion race walker and Olympian Rob Heffernan is calling on people to join him on a fun and rewarding fitness challenge this summer - Challenge 21, in aid of the Down Syndrome Centre Cork. Now in its second year, Challenge 21 participants will walk, jog or run a 21km distance from Haulbowline to Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Sunday 18th June, with an inclusive finish line party hosted by Red FM's Stevie G. Funds raised will go to supporting vital services for children with Down Syndrome in Cork. The centre,
SkillsBase powers the next generation of Munster Rugby Players and Coaches
Munster Rugby are utilising the SkillsBase communication platform which allows players in Munster’s age-grade squads to receive information relating to session plans and strength & conditioning. The app allows the Rugby Development department to promote Munster Rugby’s best practice programmes including the cornerstones programme to players and coaches throughout the province. The app also promotes feedback from players and coaches through features such as the feedback loop, surveys and quizzes. The
Mercy Hospital Foundation Golf Classic Tee Box Sponsorship Opportunities
Now in its 13th year, the Mercy Hospital Foundation’s ever-popular Golf Classic will take place in Monkstown Golf Club on Thursday 27th and Friday 28th of April. Funds raised will bring the Foundation closer to completion of the new Mercy Cancer CARE Centre.While tee times for this year’s event are almost fully reserved, you can still support the Mercy Hospital Foundation by becoming a Tee Box Sponsor for the event.There are two strands of sponsorship available - Tee Box Sponsor for €100, or Bronze Tee
Ørsted announces acquisition of new solar project in Ireland
Leading global renewable energy company Ørsted has today announced the acquisition of its second Irish solar project, in an agreement with renewable energy developer Terra Solar. With the potential to add a total of 160MW, Garreenleen solar farm is on track to be one of the most significant solar farms in Ireland powering up to 56,000 homes. Phase 1 (81MW) will be delivered by 2025 with Phase 2 (79MW) targeting a 2026 completion subject to Ørsted's final investment decision. Located 15km outside of
Backwater Artists Group seeks New Board Members
Join Our Board of Directors Backwater Artists Group seeks New Board Members We are seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified candidates to join our Board of Directors and support our organisation as we grow and develop, over the coming years. We are looking for candidates who are have skills and experience in the following areas; Business Development, Fundraising, Accountancy, Law (Litigation, Employment Law), HR. About Backwater Artists Group Located in Cork City Centre,
Insight Private Clients eyes up future growth with expansion of Senior Leadership Team
Insight Private Clients, the Cork-based financial planning firm has today announced the expansion of their senior leadership team with the appointment of a number of key individuals. The appointments strengthen Insight Private Clients as the firm continues to address its client’s financial priorities. Joining Managing Director Norman Barry, and Senior Consultant Billy O’Shea, are Shaun O’Connor and Mary Murray, who will act as Senior Consultants at the firm. Bringing a wealth of experience to
Theatre Skills for Business at The Everyman
Whether playing a leadership role within your organisation or interacting with you customers, your 'performance' is key to a successful outcome. The Everyman and Real Learning are collaborating to bring an inspiring and innovative Business Skills Training & Development Programme to The Everyman stage. This year we'll be hosting two different workshops, Presenting with Power and Increasing My Presence, both designed to help you improve your business skills. "Presenting with Power" is a two part workshop
Quintas eyes future growth with the opening of Indian office
Cork-based accounting firm, Quintas, has announced the opening of a new international office based in Kochi, India. The new office is to support the team based in the head office in Cork city. Founded in 2005, Quintas specialises in accountancy advice and support to Irish SMEs, and operates across multiple sectors. With the first employees in the Indian office joining in 2021, Quintas’ team of 55 in their Cork head office have been working closely with the 15 members based in their Kochi offices to
Granite Digital Named Large Agency of the Year at the Spider Awards
Granite Digital, Ireland’s leading full-service digital transformation agency, announced today that it has won two prestigious awards at the 2023 Spider Awards. The agency was named Large Agency of the Year and also won the Best Consumer Marketing Campaign award. The Spider Awards, now in their 26th year, recognise excellence in the Irish digital industry. The Large Agency of the Year award is given to the agency that demonstrates exceptional work, innovation, and impact in the digital
Thermo Fisher Scientific launches 2023 Apprenticeship Programme
Global life sciences company Thermo Fisher Scientific has announced the launch of its 2023 Apprenticeship Programme. Delivered in partnership with further education and training agency SOLAS, applications are open until 24 March. Information on the programme is available at here. Seeking applicants from across Munster, the four-year salaried programme at the contract pharmaceutical manufacturing facility at Currabinny, Carrigaline, Cork, is for anyone interested in an Electrical and Instrumentation
ALL ABOARD FOR THE MII CORK MARITIME BALL 2023!
MII Cork (Marketing Institute Ireland Cork) Invites Members of the Cork Business Community to come aboard as they lift anchor and launch the Maritime Ball The MII Cork (Marketing Institute Ireland Cork) is pushing the boat out for the return of the MII Cork Ball, set to be one of the most entertaining events on the marketing calendar this year. Launched today by Ball Chair Ezara Ahern, Senior PR Account Manager at Hopkins Communications, “The Maritime Ball” will be a night of glitz and glam, music and
Türkiye and Syria Earthquake Appeal
UNICEF teams are working around the clock to provide children and families affected by the earthquakes at the Syria – Türkiye border, with humanitarian aid, including clean water, hygiene kits and emergency food, but we need your urgent support today to reach every child in need. According to the latest report from UNICEF colleagues on the ground, thousands of people have died, with the number expected to rise further. Many more have been injured or trapped under the rubble. This is the most powerful
WrxFlo has launched its Unique Warehouse Management System designed to meet the demands of a Worldwide Supply Chain.
WrxFlo Warehouse Management System (WMS) is a software system that provides visibility into a company’s entire inventory and oversees supply chain fulfilment operations from the warehouse to the retail shelf. If you're having trouble with out-of-control stock management, inability to monitor or manage warehouse processes, inability to forecast stock or even consistently running out of stock on a daily basis, WrxFlo Warehouse Management System will be a great help. Key Capabilities of Wrxflo Warehouse
Irish recruiter PE Global adds 70 jobs as it expands worldwide
Irish recruitment agency PE Global will create 70 new jobs in 2023, almost doubling its full-time headcount as it looks to expand worldwide.The Cork-headquartered company, which also has offices in Dublin, the UK and India, counts the Health Service Executive and the UK’s National Health Service among its customers.The recruiter said it expected annual turnover to reach €60 million in 2022 amid booming demand for recruitment services as businesses battle to attract talent in a tight post-pandemic labour