Friday October 23, 2020

The week in business

A look behind the stories with Róisín Burke

5th June, 2016
Niall ODowd, founder of IrishCentral, has sold the site for $3 million to a consortium

I hear there are some interesting names involved in the recent acquisition of IrishCentral, the New York-based news and entertainment website founded by Niall O’Dowd.

O’Dowd, an influential figure in the Irish community in the US, has sold the site he established in 2009 for $3 million, although he will retain a small stake and continue to contribute to the site.

So who bought it? Well, there’s San Francisco-based Irish tech entrepreneur Seamus...

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