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.

Panadol maker launching €800k campaign to highlight Irish link

Panadol maker launching €800k campaign to highlight Irish link

‘We had a customer in Dungarvan who told us they never knew that Panadol was made in Ireland’

This company has been good to me. I needed something to do. It has never been financial. This is a family business

This company has been good to me. I needed something to do. It has never been financial. This is a family business

Tragedy led Vicki O’Toole to go from stay-at-home mum to managing director of the family packaging business, but it is a role that she now relishes

IT and engineering targeted by Brightwater after MBO

IT and engineering targeted by Brightwater after MBO

Brightwater Recruitment intends to expand through acquisitions following a management buyout. The...

Gainjet boosting private jet fleet at Shannon

Gainjet boosting private jet fleet at Shannon

€176m investment will bring plane count to11

Watchdog concerned over payment of finders’ fees for HAP

Watchdog concerned over payment of finders’ fees for HAP

The regulator for property services providers has said it has serious concerns about the payment ...

Uniphar swallows Bradley Group en route to an IPO

Uniphar swallows Bradley Group en route to an IPO

Irish drug wholesale company Uniphar has acquired Bradley Pharmacy Group in a move that will brin...

Hard Brexit will harm marketing industry, says Core chief Cox

Hard Brexit will harm marketing industry, says Core chief Cox

A hard Brexit will have a detrimental effect on the marketing industry, according to Alan Cox, ch...

Connors: Casey is taking ‘a page out of Donald Trump’s book’

Connors: Casey is taking ‘a page out of Donald Trump’s book’

‘Look how many leaders rose to power in the 20th century by spewing hate,’ says Love/Hate star. ‘This is an age-old tactic’

Matchmaker develops Android phone child-protection software

Matchmaker develops Android phone child-protection software

Rena Maycock decided to develop the software after repeatedly trying to block the image of the body of Alan Kurdi, the three-year-old Syrian boy whose body was washed up on a beach in Turkey in 2015, from her social media networks

Colette Sexton on business

Colette Sexton on business

Family-owned D4 hotel weathers the Vat hike storm

Oil to play for

Oil to play for

Death, a 1,109-carat diamond and friends in Islamic State: David Horgan thought life would be boring as a lawyer, so he opted to lead oil, gas and resource exploration projects instead across Africa, South America and the Middle East

Tech giants ready for EU copyright fight

Tech giants ready for EU copyright fight

While up to now, copyright holders have been expected to enforce copyright protection, the new directive means that this responsibility will now fall to the major platforms like YouTube, Facebook and Twitter

Healthy meal delivery company shows appetite for US expansion

Healthy meal delivery company shows appetite for US expansion

Clean Cut Meals, a Galway company that delivers healthy meals, is in talks to launch on the west ...

Homelessness charity Depaul expects to be hit hard by Brexit

Homelessness charity Depaul expects to be hit hard by Brexit

Homelessness charity Depaul will be “undoubtedly impacted” by Brexit, according to its chief ...

Wife-and-husband team hot up beauty industry with hairdryer

Wife-and-husband team hot up beauty industry with hairdryer

Katie Jane Goldin and Barry Scallan are hoping their LanaiBlo hairdryer will make the cut in the ...