Leanna Byrne

Leanna Byrne

Leanna Byrne is a news reporter with the Sunday Business Post. Byrne was previously editor of The University Times, Ireland's largest student newspaper, in Trinity College Dublin. Under Byrne's editorship, The University Times won Student Publication of the Year. In 2014, she was selected to participate in Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel's ''Leaders of Tomorrow conference. Byrne, a Trinity graduate, holds a joint-honours BA in Business and Politics.

Young Entrepreneurs step up

Young Entrepreneurs step up

The awards have an investment fund of up to €2 million

Frozen yogurt firm to raise cool €1m for US expansion

Frozen yogurt firm to raise cool €1m for US expansion

The Dublin-based frozen yogurt start-up Pow-Cow is raising €1 million for a US expansion. The c...

Universities win battle to keep old research free

Universities win battle to keep old research free

The proposed new deal, which Taylor & Francis has now rolled back on, would have given access to papers published in the last 20 years

Leanna Byrne on Business

Leanna Byrne on Business

Co-working isn’t only for start-ups: Tesla, IBM and Merck are among the giants taking up space

Irish start-ups on the march

Irish start-ups on the march

Expansion plans, funding rounds, new markets, big contracts, bigger ideas – these companies are...

Deals struck with landlords during the recession that kept businesses alive are coming to an end

Deals struck with landlords during the recession that kept businesses alive are coming to an end

The city retail rental sector is hitting a tipping point. Last week, the much-loved music shop Waltons announced it was moving out of Dublin city centre almost a century after it had opened its first city branch.

100 Hot Start-Ups A-D

100 Hot Start-Ups A-D

The start-ups that have grabbed our attention in recent months

100 Hot Start-Ups J-N

100 Hot Start-Ups J-N

The start-ups that have caught our attention in recent months

Celebrating Ireland’s vibrant start-up scene

Celebrating Ireland’s vibrant start-up scene

Your guide to the start-ups that have caught our attention in recent months

100 Hot Start-Ups E-I

100 Hot Start-Ups E-I

The start-ups that have caught our attention in recent months

‘Britain’s greatest fraudster’ warns of cyber dangers

‘Britain’s greatest fraudster’ warns of cyber dangers

Tony Sales, the strategic development director for British-based We Fight Fraud, has been combating fraudsters for seven years

100 Hot Start-Ups O-Z

100 Hot Start-Ups O-Z

The start-ups that have caught our attention in recent months

CloudCards expands into China and South Korea

CloudCards expands into China and South Korea

CloudCards, the aviation software company that counts Mrs Brown’s Boys star Paddy Houlihan as a...

New Irish med-tech  firms win international contracts

New Irish med-tech firms win international contracts

Medical start-ups expand into major overseas markets including the US

Norwegian Air gives Irish arm €250m boost

Norwegian Air gives Irish arm €250m boost

Norwegian Air, a large international carrier, is pumping $250 million into its Irish subsidiary a...