Elevator Pitch winner Anna Downes (second left) of Showhouz, Galway, with (from left) Lucy Carty, President Network Ireland Roscommon Branch; and Rachael James and Burga Fullam from Enterprise Ireland.

Anna’s winning pitch

The Galway woman behind an innovative video marketing company aimed specifically at estate agents has earned a substantial prize for her pitch. Anna Downes, founder of ShowHouz, Galway, was the winner of an Elevator Pitch...
CEO of i360medical Derek Young

Medtech company’s new Galway office

Irish-based international healthcare solutions and medical device company i360medical is to open a new Galway office, based in the Innovation Hubs (iHubs) at GMIT. This is in addition to the existing offices in Dublin (HQ)...
Gerard Kilcommins...new role.

Galway man heads up new jobs task force

The North Galway man who has been a key figure in Medtronic’s Irish operations has taken on an additional role – as chairman of the new West Regional Action Plan for Jobs Committee. The appointment...
MC Gavin Duffy; Artur Leonowicz, Chief Technology Officer, EasyCount and Patrick McDermott, CEO EasyCount, pictured at the All-Star Accreditation Programme after the Fourth Annual All-Ireland Business Summit powered by Audi in Croke Park last month.

Galway firm adds to its stock

A TUAM based company that ‘takes the pen and paper out of stocktaking’ has scooped a national accolade at the Business All-Stars awards. EasyCount is a technology company that provides software to businesses who want...
Daithi O’Connor of Revive Active, Winners of the All-Star Made in Ireland section at the Fourth Annual All-Ireland Business Summit, with Chairperson Dr. Briga Hynes (left) of the Kemmy Business School at UL and sponsor Siobhan Kelly of NGA Human Resources.

Revive Active celebrates top award at business summit

Galway company Revive Active won the All-Star Business Award within the ‘Made In Ireland’ Category at the event held in Croke Park last Thursday. The company had successfully navigated through three rounds of the competition,...
Tourism boost...an Emerald Star Shannon Cruiser at Portumna.

East Galway braced for tourism upsurge

Tourism interests across East Galway received a major boost last week with the launch of ‘Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands’ – Fáilte Ireland’s new tourism brand for Midlands. Designed to mirror the success of the Wild Atlantic...


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