Investment of €50,000 open to international entrepreneurs



Early-stage international startups are being invited to enter a competition to win a potential investment of €50,000. Enterprise Ireland’s newly launched Competitive Start Fund (CSF) aims to support entrepreneurs currently based overseas but who are willing to relocate to Ireland to grow their business idea. The fund is open to early-stage companies in manufacturing and […]

Family ties bring jobs back home



A FAMILY connection helped one Irish-American return ‘home’ when he was looking to expand his business into new markets. Cousins Michael and Louis Carron were sharing business stories and advice when it transpired that both were looking to expand their operations, albeit at different sides of the Atlantic. While Louis’ company Blue Sky Payments, an […]

Jobs boost for Dundalk as international consultancy firm establishes EU HQ



THURSDAY, 28 JULY 2016: Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor today (Thursday) welcomed a jobs boost for Dundalk with the news that project management consultancy firm, TLM Mission Critical Ltd, have opened their European HQ in the town, creating 12 jobs. TLM MC is the Irish registered subsidiary of the TLM Group LLC, […]

Investment opportunity for startups & entrepreneurs



Investor-ready entrepreneurs are being invited to apply for a lucrative investment opportunity through the Global Investor Challenge. One of the central initiatives of the Global Startup Gathering 2016, the Global Investor Challenge will seek to find the most investable entrepreneurs and present them at the Grand Final at the Startup Nations Summit in Cork this […]

Global Startup Gathering 2016 launches in Cork



Celebration of the global startup community launched by Minister for European Affairs, taking place in Cork from 18th – 20th November 2016 The arrival of the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) Startup Nations Summit to Cork later this year will further solidify Ireland’s reputation as a nation that is committed to supporting, growing and driving entrepreneurship […]