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.

A match made in Heaven for Irish whiskey

A match made in Heaven for Irish whiskey

US spirit firm invests $5m in Carolans

Exodus of journalists to PR a wake-up call for media

Exodus of journalists to PR a wake-up call for media

Maybe instead of lambasting them on Twitter for leaving, we should be asking ourselves why so many young journalists are abandoning an industry they worked incredibly hard to break into

Driving test passed, Tayto Park looks for next big thing

Driving test passed, Tayto Park looks for next big thing

A successful collaboration with Nissan Ireland has park managers mulling over the possibility of other branded offerings

Child’s play: Dublin education product firm taps investors for €2m

Child’s play: Dublin education product firm taps investors for €2m

Zulleon, a Dublin company that creates children’s educational products, has raised almost €2 ...

Lloyds Pharmacy to launch bid for Bradley

Lloyds Pharmacy to launch bid for Bradley

Ireland’s largest pharmacy chain, LloydsPharmacy, is expected to launch a takeover bid for the ...

Joining the breakfast club: Andrea Gilligan

Joining the breakfast club: Andrea Gilligan

A few short years ago, Andrea Gilligan was a news reporter on a small Monaghan radio station. Now she’ll be helping to shape the national conversation as the host of Newstalk’s new early morning breakfast show

Irish software firm maps London’s green spaces

Irish software firm maps London’s green spaces

An Irish software company is barking up the right tree after securing a deal with the Greater Lon...

Eddie Rocket’s founder develops taste for European expansion

Eddie Rocket’s founder develops taste for European expansion

The company behind burger brand Eddie Rocket’s is beefing up its operations with plans to open ...

Wellness firm Fitvision moves into Britain with Primark deal

Wellness firm Fitvision moves into Britain with Primark deal

Dublin corporate wellness company Fitvision is branching into Britain after finalising a deal wit...

Cambus to triple workforce in next five years

Cambus to triple workforce in next five years

The Galway-based medical devices company Cambus Medical will increase its workforce from 134 to 4...

RTÉ takes steps to preserve brand safety for advertisers

RTÉ takes steps to preserve brand safety for advertisers

Brand safety has become the latest hot topic in advertising. The internet has offered thousands o...

Media Matters Podcast: CEO of Screen Producers Ireland Elaine Geraghty

Media Matters Podcast: CEO of Screen Producers Ireland Elaine Geraghty

In this month’s Media Matters podcast, Colette Sexton talks to Elaine Geraghty, chief executive of Screen Producers Ireland

Mya Go shows the way to go for children's TV

Mya Go shows the way to go for children's TV

Mya Go is one of the few shows that has broken through and speaks to Irish children in the same accents that their parents use. However, this should be happening more often

Pensions on table as film producers meet Siptu

Pensions on table as film producers meet Siptu

Industry lobby boss brands headline-grabbing wildcat strikes ‘illegal’ and ‘unsavoury’

Virgin chief defends unpaid internships at TV3

Virgin chief defends unpaid internships at TV3

Virgin Media Ireland chief executive Tony Hanway has defended TV3’s practice of hiring unpaid i...