Colette Sexton

Colette Sexton

Colette Sexton joined the Sunday Business Post in 2014. As well as being news correspondent, Sexton covers the media and marketing beat for the Sunday Business Post. A native of Co Clare, she holds a first class honours BA in History, Politics, Sociology and Social Studies from University of Limerick and a first class honours MA in Journalism from the National University of Ireland, Galway.

Rock stars and sextech gurus take centre stage at Tech Summit

Rock stars and sextech gurus take centre stage at Tech Summit

Serial entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk will deliver a keynote talk at the Dublin Tech Summit

Change not possible: drivers overpay by €24k at Port Tunnel toll machines

Change not possible: drivers overpay by €24k at Port Tunnel toll machines

Automated coin machines keep the change

Dublin e-learning firm raises €477,000 in latest funding round

Dublin e-learning firm raises €477,000 in latest funding round

StoryToys has previously raised more than €2 million

For Generation Z, the cash era is already over

For Generation Z, the cash era is already over

Three-quarters of Generation Z would consider using new payment technologies

Anti-burglary campaign is back

Anti-burglary campaign is back

Lock Up and Light Up was the first large-scale public awareness campaign from An Garda Síochána

Teeling Whiskey finds a global niche

Teeling Whiskey finds a global niche

From distillery tours to social media, Teeling Whiskey has mixed old and new to help market the company

Nothing much cooking in Nadiya Hussain’s debut novel

Nothing much cooking in Nadiya Hussain’s debut novel

A sweet read with some insight into Bangladeshi culture and customs, but an under-developed effort

Comment: The new troll

Comment: The new troll

There is a new troll out there, who does not shy behind anonymous names or egghead photographs, writes Colette Sexton

Smart kitchen app Drop cooks up deal with top appliance maker GE

Smart kitchen app Drop cooks up deal with top appliance maker GE

Partnership will allow people to find recipes on mobile app and then preheat and monitor cooking remotely

Radio making itself heard with new planning app

Radio making itself heard with new planning app

Radio advertising campaigns can be tricky to plan, but now there’s an app for that

Maximum Media broadcasts its aim to move beyond the written word

Maximum Media broadcasts its aim to move beyond the written word

Digital publisher Maximum Media’s websites, which include Joe, SportsJoe, Her and HerFamily, will start to ramp up video, audio and live content

RTÉ on a sponsorship hunt for its latest shows

RTÉ on a sponsorship hunt for its latest shows

Expected to record a €20 million deficit in 2016, the state broadcaster is on the look out for sponsors

Donald Trump's driving range hits the rough

Donald Trump's driving range hits the rough

Decision due on case within the next four to six weeks

Iconic Offices expansion

Iconic Offices expansion

Plans to go to US and Europe

Comment: New Year's resolutions for the media & marketing industry

Comment: New Year's resolutions for the media & marketing industry

Battling fake news, checking facts and obeying the advertising code should be priorities for the industry in 2017, writes Colette Sexton