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#Startups

# startups - Friday 28 February, 2020

How Enterprise Ireland is evolving its approach to finding Irish startup winners
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

How Enterprise Ireland is evolving its approach to finding Irish startup winners

Feb 28th 2020, 12:16 PM 220 Views 1 Comment

The state agency is putting more focus on ‘significant disruptive projects’ and women in business.

# startups - Friday 7 February, 2020

On the side of the angels: How John Phelan is helping to get more cash flowing into startups
# Interview
# Interview

On the side of the angels: How John Phelan is helping to get more cash flowing into startups

Feb 7th 2020, 11:35 AM 2,171 Views 0 Comments

Meet the man running HBAN, the ‘dating agency’ linking startups and angel investors.

# startups - Friday 10 January, 2020

How UtilityAR is bringing augmented reality to factories and data centres
# Deeptech
# Deeptech

How UtilityAR is bringing augmented reality to factories and data centres

Jan 10th 2020, 11:54 AM 296 Views 0 Comments

In our weekly Startup Scout series, Fora picks out the most promising companies emerging from Ireland.

Here's where venture capital investors have been cutting their cheques in 2019
# Feature
# Feature

Here's where venture capital investors have been cutting their cheques in 2019

Jan 10th 2020, 11:52 AM 728 Views 0 Comments

Fintech remains an area of key interest with health tech hot on its heels.

# startups - Friday 20 December, 2019

Fintech, health and cybersecurity: Fora's tech deals of the year
# Deeptech
# Deeptech

Fintech, health and cybersecurity: Fora's tech deals of the year

Dec 20th 2019, 12:03 PM 504 Views 0 Comments

Bumper funding rounds and high-profile acquisitions ruled the order in 2019.

# startups - Thursday 7 November, 2019

'There is money being left on the table': Irish startups need more female angel investors
# Health 2.0
# Health 2.0

'There is money being left on the table': Irish startups need more female angel investors

Nov 7th 2019, 10:59 AM 405 Views 0 Comments

Business angel investing is still a predominantly male environment, but it doesn’t have to be.

# startups - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Talent, capital and innovation: A new startup group is advocating for major policy change
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

Talent, capital and innovation: A new startup group is advocating for major policy change

Sep 26th 2019, 10:13 AM 283 Views 0 Comments

Scale Ireland is lobbying for changes to tax structures and access to early-stage funding for startups.

# startups - Sunday 5 May, 2019

A new financial dawn for millennials
# Insights And Opinion
From Business ETC
# Insights And Opinion

A new financial dawn for millennials

May 5th 2019, 3:00 PM 1,272 Views 0 Comments

Rising interest rates will pose a challenge for millennials that they have not encountered before.

# startups - Saturday 24 February, 2018

How tech firms outside Dublin are luring staff away from the capital
# Beyond The Pale
# Beyond The Pale

How tech firms outside Dublin are luring staff away from the capital

Feb 24th 2018, 12:30 PM 23,856 Views 19 Comments

Companies in Cork, Limerick and Galway are targeting workers increasingly priced out of Ireland’s main city.

# startups - Sunday 28 January, 2018

A top US-based investor says most Irish startups make the same mistakes in America
# Interview
# Interview

A top US-based investor says most Irish startups make the same mistakes in America

Jan 28th 2018, 9:00 PM 20,778 Views 5 Comments

Feargall Kenny believes local founders shouldn’t be put off by the ‘weird’ political climate.

# startups - Thursday 25 January, 2018

A top US-based investor says most Irish startups make the same mistakes in America
# Digital Irish
# Digital Irish

A top US-based investor says most Irish startups make the same mistakes in America

Jan 25th 2018, 6:08 PM 789 Views 0 Comments

Feargall Kenny believes local founders shouldn’t be put off by the ‘weird’ political climate.

This Dublin startup can work out how stressed workers are – from just their voices
# Vocavio
# Vocavio

This Dublin startup can work out how stressed workers are – from just their voices

Jan 25th 2018, 6:05 PM 1,066 Views 1 Comment

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Vocavio.

'Moving here from the US, I found Irish businesses are terrified of the next downtown'
# Glas Eireann
# Glas Eireann

'Moving here from the US, I found Irish businesses are terrified of the next downtown'

Jan 25th 2018, 5:47 PM 3,190 Views 1 Comment

This founder left her secure government-backed job to launch a startup in Limerick.

# startups - Thursday 18 January, 2018

One Irish startup founder is taking his third crack at rethinking the ticket industry
# Coras
# Coras

One Irish startup founder is taking his third crack at rethinking the ticket industry

Jan 18th 2018, 11:31 AM 526 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Coras.

# startups - Sunday 14 January, 2018

'I was effectively homeless as a teenager – that sort of thing leaves its mark on a young person'
# Voyager Ip
# Voyager Ip

'I was effectively homeless as a teenager – that sort of thing leaves its mark on a young person'

Jan 14th 2018, 4:00 PM 1,392 Views 0 Comments

Mark Elliott talks about what he learned from his father’s business crashing.

# startups - Saturday 13 January, 2018

'I was bleeding heavily while blacking out. I thought I was dying'
# Profitstick
# Profitstick

'I was bleeding heavily while blacking out. I thought I was dying'

Jan 13th 2018, 10:30 AM 1,838 Views 0 Comments

Former farmer Richard Weldon talks about how losing his arm kickstarted his new business.

# startups - Thursday 11 January, 2018

'I was effectively homeless as a teenager – that sort of thing leaves its mark on a young person'
# Voyager Ip
# Voyager Ip

'I was effectively homeless as a teenager – that sort of thing leaves its mark on a young person'

Jan 11th 2018, 2:16 PM 605 Views 0 Comments

Mark Elliott talks about what he learned from his father’s business crashing.

'I was bleeding heavily while blacking out. I thought I was dying'
# Profitstick
# Profitstick

'I was bleeding heavily while blacking out. I thought I was dying'

Jan 11th 2018, 2:14 PM 711 Views 0 Comments

Former farmer Richard Weldon talks about how losing his arm kickstarted his new business.

# startups - Sunday 31 December, 2017

'It's a cock-up, mess-up, balls-up': Here are 2017's top business bloopers
# Work
From Business ETC
# Work

'It's a cock-up, mess-up, balls-up': Here are 2017's top business bloopers

Dec 31st 2017, 6:00 AM 1,092 Views 0 Comments

They say you learn a lot from your mistakes – but what about other people’s blunders?

# startups - Monday 25 December, 2017

'I sold my home to start Lottie dolls - that was the biggest risk I've ever taken'
# Lottie And Finn
# Lottie And Finn

'I sold my home to start Lottie dolls - that was the biggest risk I've ever taken'

Dec 25th 2017, 5:00 PM 26,622 Views 3 Comments

Arklu’s Ian Harkin also talks about why he chose Donegal over London.

# startups - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

The U2-backed biotech startup Nuritas has sealed another €16m in funding
# Funding
From Business ETC
# Funding

The U2-backed biotech startup Nuritas has sealed another €16m in funding

Dec 20th 2017, 1:53 PM 560 Views 0 Comments

The latest round of investment in the Dublin firm was led by Chicago-based Cultivian Sandbox Ventures.

# startups - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

'My first business is a haunting reminder of my complete lack of acumen then'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'My first business is a haunting reminder of my complete lack of acumen then'

Dec 19th 2017, 6:01 PM 2,444 Views 0 Comments

Blue Insurance co-founder Rowan Devereux talks about selling car gadgets and angel investing.

# startups - Monday 18 December, 2017

'I sold my home to start Lottie dolls - that was the biggest risk I've ever taken'
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

'I sold my home to start Lottie dolls - that was the biggest risk I've ever taken'

Dec 18th 2017, 6:00 PM 2,575 Views 0 Comments

Arklu’s Ian Harkin also talks about why he chose Donegal over London.

# startups - Sunday 17 December, 2017

A Galway startup is spicing up dull enterprise software using video game tricks
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

A Galway startup is spicing up dull enterprise software using video game tricks

Dec 17th 2017, 6:01 PM 790 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Tr3dent.

# startups - Thursday 14 December, 2017

How the 'little things' can help startup founders look after their mental health
# Health
From Business ETC
# Health

How the 'little things' can help startup founders look after their mental health

Dec 14th 2017, 6:00 PM 794 Views 0 Comments

This social entrepreneur delivers a masterclass in coping with stress.

# startups - Thursday 7 December, 2017

This Galway games startup is bringing Danger Mouse to people's fingertips
# 9th Impact
# 9th Impact

This Galway games startup is bringing Danger Mouse to people's fingertips

Dec 7th 2017, 2:54 PM 755 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile 9th Impact.

# startups - Sunday 3 December, 2017

This Galway games startup is bringing Danger Mouse to people's fingertips
# Apps And Mobile
From Business ETC
# Apps And Mobile

This Galway games startup is bringing Danger Mouse to people's fingertips

Dec 3rd 2017, 1:01 PM 558 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile 9th Impact.

# startups - Thursday 30 November, 2017

A Meath startup is betting on insects to reinvent how we produce food
# Hexafly
# Hexafly

A Meath startup is betting on insects to reinvent how we produce food

Nov 30th 2017, 4:28 PM 998 Views 1 Comment

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Hexafly.

Voxpro's founder has backed a Kim Kardashian-approved online vintage fashion store
# Open For Vintage
# Open For Vintage

Voxpro's founder has backed a Kim Kardashian-approved online vintage fashion store

Nov 30th 2017, 4:23 PM 478 Views 0 Comments

Irish-founded Open for Vintage hopes to raise nearly €167,000.

# startups - Monday 27 November, 2017

Voxpro's founder has backed a Kim Kardashian-approved online vintage fashion store
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

Voxpro's founder has backed a Kim Kardashian-approved online vintage fashion store

Nov 27th 2017, 4:57 PM 2,139 Views 0 Comments

Irish-founded Open for Vintage hopes to raise nearly €167,000.

# startups - Sunday 26 November, 2017

A Meath startup is betting on insects to reinvent how we produce food
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

A Meath startup is betting on insects to reinvent how we produce food

Nov 26th 2017, 6:01 PM 2,619 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Hexafly.

# startups - Friday 24 November, 2017

Setanta Sports' founders have joined a major investment in a Wicklow 'water tech' firm
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

Setanta Sports' founders have joined a major investment in a Wicklow 'water tech' firm

Nov 24th 2017, 11:20 AM 928 Views 0 Comments

H2Ozone has raised €3 million to help it chase international sales.

# startups - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Meet the Dublin startup trying to win new business... and overcome Trump's travel ban
# Aylien
# Aylien

Meet the Dublin startup trying to win new business... and overcome Trump's travel ban

Nov 23rd 2017, 2:51 PM 925 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Aylien.

# startups - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Meet the Dublin startup trying to win new business... and overcome Trump's travel ban
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

Meet the Dublin startup trying to win new business... and overcome Trump's travel ban

Nov 18th 2017, 2:01 PM 743 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Aylien.

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis
# Apps And Mobile
# Apps And Mobile

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis

Nov 18th 2017, 11:00 AM 23,875 Views 17 Comments

The firm was previously backed by snooker star Ken Doherty and racehorse trainer Henry de Bromhead.

# startups - Thursday 16 November, 2017

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis
# Emojitones
# Emojitones

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis

Nov 16th 2017, 4:41 PM 428 Views 1 Comment

The firm was previously backed by snooker star Ken Doherty and racehorse trainer Henry de Bromhead.

This Galway startup is trying to save athletes from lifelong head injuries
# Contego Sports
# Contego Sports

This Galway startup is trying to save athletes from lifelong head injuries

Nov 16th 2017, 4:40 PM 261 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Contego Sports.

'Don't ask your parents for startup advice - it will always be emotionally driven'
# Declan Sweeney
# Declan Sweeney

'Don't ask your parents for startup advice - it will always be emotionally driven'

Nov 16th 2017, 4:21 PM 375 Views 0 Comments

Sligo-based Declan Sweeney talks about coming back to Ireland to set up a business.

# startups - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis
# Apps And Mobile
From Business ETC
# Apps And Mobile

One Direction's Niall Horan has taken a stake in an Irish startup that puts sounds to emojis

Nov 15th 2017, 2:01 AM 627 Views 0 Comments

The firm was previously backed by snooker star Ken Doherty and racehorse trainer Henry de Bromhead.

# startups - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Paddy Cosgrave has apologised for an 'offensive' event at Portugal's National Pantheon
# Startups
From Business ETC
# Startups

Paddy Cosgrave has apologised for an 'offensive' event at Portugal's National Pantheon

Nov 14th 2017, 9:12 AM 792 Views 0 Comments

A number of the country’s key national figures are buried at the site.

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