COPE FOUNDATION INVITES PEOPLE OF CORK TO JOIN THEIR 5 PEAKS 1 WEEK CHALLENGE AND STAND UP FOR PEOPLES’ RIGHTS

People supported by Cope Foundation are sharing their stories, lived experiences and insights to raise awareness and promote equality and inclusion as part of the organisation’s latest virtual fundraising challenge, 5 Peaks 1 Week. The challenge itself involves virtually scaling Munster’s five highest peaks which can be taken on by teams or individuals covering their…

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Varonis Announces New Location in Cork and Expects to Double Headcount to 120 Employees Over Next Three Years

Varonis Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRNS), a pioneer in data security and analytics, announced the opening of its new and expanded office space in Cork City at Penrose Dock. Varonis is expected to double its employee headcount, creating approximately 60 jobs – ranging from tech support, research and development, human resources, and sales – over the next…

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Winners of the 2021 Network Cork Businesswoman of the Year Awards Announced

Winners of the 2021 Network Ireland Cork Businesswoman of the Year Awards are: Overall Businesswoman of the Year — Dr Tara Shine, Change by Degrees STEM Businesswoman (sponsor DePuy Synthes, Johnson & Johnson) — Dr Tara Shine, Change by Degrees Power Within Champion (sponsor O’Flynn Exhams) — Miriam Bourke, Invesco Limited Solo Businesswoman (sponsor Lady of the Valley) — Michelle Dinneen, Ardin…

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Minister Martin launches the Music and Entertainment Business Assistance Scheme (MEBAS)

The Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, Catherine Martin TD, today announced the launch of the Music and Entertainment Business Assistance Scheme (MEBAS) which will open for applications at 1pm on 9 June 2021. A fund of €14m is available for the new scheme which will make a contribution to costs in…

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NEW BUSINESS ASSOCIATION COLLECTIVE ANNOUNCED FOR CORK

A new initiative to combine a number of business associations in Cork into a collective organisation for all parts of Cork City and County is being launched today. The initiative is being launched by Little Island Business Association which represents Cork’s largest business district. The new collective, known as Cork’s Business Channel, is a not…

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EX-EIRCOM CEO HERB HRIBAR APPOINTED CHAIR AT GETVISIBILITY Mr Hribar ‘excited to return to Irish business’ as firm brings in new investment.

Irish technology firm Getvisibility has announced that global telecoms expert Herb Hribar has been appointed as Chairman. The news comes as Getvisibility closes its largest seed plus funding round to date, worth €2.1 million. Mr Hribar led the round, with participation from Suir Valley Ventures, Enterprise Ireland, Smarttech247, Pires Investment and Manifold. Founded in 2018,…

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