Oksana Shadrina and Miceál O’Hurley – ‘Success is as much about perseverance as perfection, and origination far more than imitation’

Oksana Shadrina and Miceál O’Hurley founded Fantastic Flavours Ice Cream Parlour during the economic downturn after the Celtic Tiger and built their brand and reputation, and nurtured their award-winning success, one day at a time. Tell us about founding Fantastic Flavours Ice Cream Parlour?  Miceál: In the aftermath of the Celtic Tiger many people lost everything,…

‘Irish SMEs need to think mobile first’ – John Brennan, ePresence Online Marketing

Members of the ePresence team pictured celebrating 10 years in business is Austin Stack, Senior Digital Marketing Executive; Donal O’Sullivan, Senior Digital Marketing Executive and Head of Tralee office; John Brennan, Director; Gillian Brennan, Director; Declan Clancy, Senior Digital Marketing Executive. Photo: Alison Miles / OSM PHOTO “The world was a very different place 10 years…

Monfort College of Performing Arts present Legally Blonde The Musical at The Everyman

OMG, like, you totally have to see Legally Blonde The Musical! The Montfort College of Performing Arts are proud to present the Cork premiere of Legally Blonde The Musical at The Everyman theatre from Thursday November 1 to Saturday November 3, for four performances only. Legally Blonde is a fabulously fun, international, award-winning musical based on the hit 2001 film and…

Cork Airport welcomes Aer Lingus’ new routes to Nice and Dubrovnik

Cork Airport, Ireland’s second busiest and best connected international airport, welcomes the addition of Nice and Dubrovnik to Aer Lingus’ Summer 2019 schedule. The two new routes out of Cork were announced today by Aer Lingus, with flights to Nice, France, commencing on May 1 on Wednesdays and Sundays, while the new service to Dubrovnik, Croatia,…

iNua Partnership opens its new Cork offices to facilitate the management of its growing hospitality and healthcare portfolio

iNua Partnership is the umbrella company for both iNua Hospitality and Ditchley Group. Both companies have seen significant expansion over the past 12 months. iNua Hospitality currently employs over 1,200 people across its seven hotels, Muckross Park in Killarney, Radisson Hotels in Cork, Limerick, Athlone and Sligo, the Hibernian in Kilkenny and the Hillgrove in Monaghan.…

Continued growth sees law firm Holmes O’Malley Sexton move to South Mall, Cork

Photo: Darragh Kane One of Ireland’s top law firms, Holmes O’Malley Sexton, has announced the opening of a Cork office. With offices in Dublin, Limerick and London, the law firm has seen significant expansion across all locations and now employs over 150 people in Ireland. The move to Cork will further consolidate Holmes O’Malley Sexton’s…