Chairman of WestBIC Dr Chris Coughlan and Frank Greene, Chairman of Galway Technology Centre, launching WestBIC's report 'Galway Incubation & Enterprise Space Review'.

WestBic secures €10m in Business Innovation grants

WestBIC, the Business Innovation Centre of the Western region, helped secure over €10m of funding for enterprises in the west in 2016. Over a quarter of this was from the EU’s Horizon 2020 fund paid...
Pictured at the presentation of the Excellence Through People standard are (from left) NSAI Chief Executive Geraldine Larkin, Angela Deacy Mylan Teoranta and Martina Hearns of Mylan Teoranta and Minister Pat Breen.

Connemara pharma company achieves international recognition for business standards

A Connemara-based pharmaceutical company has been acknowledged for its world class business standards. Mylan Teoranta – with operations in Inverin and Casla – achieved certification to the business improvement model, Excellence Through People (ETP). The...
Morgan Commons from Galway who is a recent and very successful graduate from the programme.

NUIG offers free places on award-winning Software Development Programme

NUI Galway – in collaboration with 19 software industry partners – is offering a limited number of free places on its award winning, innovative Higher Diploma in Software Design and Development Programme – Industry...
Claire McGill, Presentation College, Tuam, accepts her National Career Skills Award, from Alison Hodgson from McDonald’s (left) and Eimear Sinnott of Careers Portal.

Galway pupils claim Career Skills prizes

Galway students were to the fore when the winners of the 2017 National Careers Skills competition were recently announced in Dublin. Eabha Ní Fhlaithearta from Coláiste Einde, Salthill, received first prize for her Career Investigation...
At the OMiG Digital Marketing Awards 2017 was Winner of the People’s Choice Award (less than 10 employees) Niamh Burke of Niamh Burke Nutrition

OMiG Digital Marketing Award winners show a maturing sector

Galway’s marketing stars gathered recently in the Town Hall theatre to celebrate the OMiG 2017 Digital Marketing awards.  Host Robin Chedgney awarded winners in eight categories, newly redesigned to accommodate teams of greater and...
Jarlath O Dwyer of Supermac's being presented with the award for Outstanding Contribution to Employment in Ireland by award sponsor David Owens, CEO of Lets Operate, at the Irish Franchise Awards.

Supermac’s honoured for job creation

Supermac's has won the Franchise of the Year Award for Outstanding Contribution to Employment in Ireland at the Irish Franchise Awards 2017. The awards – presented in Dublin last week – recognise excellence in franchising...


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