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.

Keane and O’Driscoll line out for Aviva

Keane and O’Driscoll line out for Aviva

Aviva Ireland brought in the big guns for its new €2.5 million advertising campaign which stars...

Ulster Bank back for a fifth year as The Business sponsor

Ulster Bank back for a fifth year as The Business sponsor

Ulster Bank has renewed its sponsorship of The Business on RTÉ Radio 1 for the fifth year in a r...

'Government alone can't save media - but it can help'

'Government alone can't save media - but it can help'

It is no mean feat to get the bosses of the media in Ireland to come together on a topic. But the fact that they could put aside their differences for this campaign shows just how important it is

Reaping reward of gentle growth strategy

Reaping reward of gentle growth strategy

Mayo farm equipment maker to take on US

‘FM104 is like my third child’

‘FM104 is like my third child’

Margaret Nelson, chief executive of FM104 and Q102, has entered the radio Hall of Fame after 30 years in the industry

Animal rescue group founder to ‘run for election’ if charity taken from her

Animal rescue group founder to ‘run for election’ if charity taken from her

This month, the Charities Regulator attempted to place two nominees onto the board of Animal Heaven Animal Rescue as part of a solution to poor governance issues at the rescue

VideoDoc seeks €5.6m to fund expansion

VideoDoc seeks €5.6m to fund expansion

Firm offering online medical consultations expects user numbers to double to 12,000 in next 12 months

Atomic draws line in the sand

Atomic draws line in the sand

Bogged down in work with nothing to show for it, creative agency Atomic put its foot down and refused to work on spec – and now it doesn’t have to pitch, writes Colette Sexton

I’m as hungry now as I was 35 years ago when I started the business, all I can see is opportunity

I’m as hungry now as I was 35 years ago when I started the business, all I can see is opportunity

It has taken Michael Burke more than three decades to build up generic medicine maker Chanelle into a multimilion-euro business, but at 70 he has no plans to call it a day just yet

Wine distributor Febvre  uncorks its expansion plans nationwide Aims to diversify portfolio while selling gin and organic wine

Wine distributor Febvre uncorks its expansion plans nationwide Aims to diversify portfolio while selling gin and organic wine

Following a successful management buyout last year, wine distributor Febvre is focused on diversi...

Animal charity rejects repeated demands to fix governance issues

Animal charity rejects repeated demands to fix governance issues

Kerry charity Animal Heaven Animal Rescue has repeatedly rejected requests from the Charities Reg...

Relate adds Ardbrook to stable as software firm ramps up growth

Relate adds Ardbrook to stable as software firm ramps up growth

Accountancy software company Relate has acquired payroll company Ardbrook as it plans to ramp up ...

Founder Burke to appoint chief executive to pharma firm Chanelle

Founder Burke to appoint chief executive to pharma firm Chanelle

The founder of Chanelle has said he intends to appoint a chief executive to the pharmaceutical co...

Website for voiceover artists shuts down

Website for voiceover artists shuts down

Piehole.ie had not been trading officially for two years

Sunday Business Post is acquired by Kilcullen Kapital

Sunday Business Post is acquired by Kilcullen Kapital

The Sunday Business Post has been acquired by Kilcullen Kapital Partners, an investment company h...