Elaine O'Regan

Elaine O'Regan

Talking Point: Start-ups - the brass tacks

Talking Point: Start-ups - the brass tacks

Getting your own business off the ground is not a fantasy. It can be, and is, achieved by many courageous, ordinary people, writes Elaine O'Regan.

Heavey RF completes €250k deal

Heavey RF completes €250k deal

Dublin company Heavey RF is valuing a recent deal with beverage group Gleeson's at €250,000.

Galway Invention is Chinese winner

Galway Invention is Chinese winner

An unusual family-run venture in Galway has secured a product development deal with a Chinese manufacturer, which could result in global sales of up to €3 million over five years.

Infinity deal is first for Carlow County Council

Infinity deal is first for Carlow County Council

Carlow County Council has become the first county council in the country to install a unified communications platform that uses open standards.

New This Week

New This Week

Enverian, a start-up developer of software for the energy sector, has announced a significant deal with Mainstream Renewable Power.

McAvoy in €1.5m deal with Amgen

McAvoy in €1.5m deal with Amgen

Dungannon's McAvoy Group is leasing new modular offices in Dublin to Amgen in a three-year deal valued at close to €1.5 million.

InterTradeIreland launches €280k prize

InterTradeIreland launches €280k prize

Trade body InterTradeIreland has launched a prize fund of €280,000 for Irish start-ups on both sides of the border.

Voiptechnologies lands Canary Islands deal

Voiptechnologies lands Canary Islands deal

Cork-based Voiptechnologies has secured a €160,000 contract in the Canary Islands to install and maintain a VoIP switch over two years.

Innovative Irish venture with a truly green heart

Innovative Irish venture with a truly green heart

A group of green entrepreneurs in west Cork have come together to launch a new retail venture in Clonakilty.

Engineering group secures three Turkish contracts

Engineering group secures three Turkish contracts

Engineering group PM has secured three EU-funded consultancy contracts in Turkey worth €15 million.

CPA to work on €26m Belgian schools project

CPA to work on €26m Belgian schools project

Dublin's Coady Partnership Architects (CPA) is celebrating a contract to work on a €26 million project to build four new schools in Belgium.

Careergro completes €300,000 investment round

Careergro completes €300,000 investment round

Careergro, a human resources start-up headquartered in Dublin, has closed a €300,000 investment round.

New This Week

New This Week

NeoSurgical is ready to launch: medical devices firm neoSurgical is gearing up for commercial launch, as it appoints partners in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Musgrave wins €30 million food supply deal with Topaz

Musgrave wins €30 million food supply deal with Topaz

Fuel retailer Topaz has awarded a three-year contract to Musgrave Food Services worth a reported €30 million.

Cork retailer invests €750,000 in store

Cork retailer invests €750,000 in store

Cork-based retailer Barry Collins SuperValu will create up to 15 new jobs this year on the back of a €750,000 store expansion.