Cover Story: Finding the formula

The explosion of IT businesses large and small in Cork has been brewing for years. Emmet Ryan sat down with Denis Collins, chairman of [email protected], to find out why.

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
6th April, 2014

It's easy to spot when someone is faking enthusiasm. There's not a shred of false vigour in Denis Collins. The larger-than-life New Yorker married a Corkwoman and has made promoting the southern capital his mission ever since.

''When I first came over here, I came in a pan-Europe gig for IBM on assignment, very focussed on building my organisation in Europe and getting business growing and all of that.

''Then as I looked around the...

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