Blue Haven Hotel Kinsale wins the Irish Hospitality Awards 2019 for Best Boutique Hotel for a 2nd time!

The Blue Haven Hotel in Kinsale is celebrating today, having won for the second time in three years the title of Best Boutique Hotel in Ireland at The Irish Hospitality Awards, at a Black Tie awards ceremony held at The Crowne Plaza Hotel Dublin last night. The Blue Haven was among ten finalists at the…

The world premiere of Maeve Binchy’s ‘Light a Penny Candle’ is coming to The Everyman next month

Produced by Breda Cashe and directed by Peter Sheridan, the play will run from April 16 to April 20 at 8pm. The team behind the hugely successful stage adaptation of Minding Frankie now bring to the stage an adaptation of Maeve Binchy’s first ever-published novel Light A Penny Candle. Adapted by Shay Linehan, this world premiere production will…

Cork’s first retailers association has been established to serve 5,000 businesses in Cork City & County

These businesses employ 35,000 staff in Cork City and County and contribute €5BN to the Irish economy. Cork City & County is to have a dedicated organisation to represent its retail sector at a time of transformation for the local and global retail market. Cork Retailers Association has been established to give a voice of…

One of Cork’s Top Fitness Centres Expands It’s Operations

  “The Squad”, which is one of Cork’s best known fitness operations has expanded to a bigger premises as well as additional services to its offerings. In addition to offering personal training and classes, The Squad is now offering pay-as-you go membership to it new and existing customers. “The Squad”, which is one of Cork’s…

Abodoo Welcomes Linda Kiely as Non-Executive Director

  Linda Kiely, co-founder and Director of Business Excellence Outsourcer, Voxpro – powered by TELUS International has taken a Non-Executive Director role with Abodoo, the Recruitment Technology business. Linda Kiely worked to develop Voxpro and foster a business culture that embraces new technology and expert personnel.  A strong factor in the strategic growth of Voxpro,…

Cork Airport Opens New Airport Control Centre and Office Facilities

Cork Airport, Ireland’s fastest growing and most punctual airport, today opened a new Airport Control Centre (ACC) and purpose-built office suite following a further significant investment in the airport by daa. The two new facilities were officially opened this morning by An Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs & Trade, Simon Coveney TD. Managing Director…

The Cork Society today held the Irish Cancer Society’s annual breakfast for Daffodil Day

Mr Jim Woulfe, CEO of Dairygold was the keynote speaker. The Cork Society was delighted to have Mr Jim Woulfe, CEO of Dairygold as the keynote speaker this morning. Jim Woulfe is CEO of Dairygold, Ireland’s largest farmer-owned Agri & Dairy Business employing 1,250 people and with a turnover of €1 billion and was appointed…