Volvo Cork Week Goes Green with Sustainability Measures

Volvo Cork Week, taking place at Royal Cork Yacht Club this week (July 15th to 19th) is committed to making the world-renowned regatta a green event by taking significant steps to conserve the ocean habitat of Cork Harbour. Organisers are striving to achieve the gold standard ‘Clean Regatta’ certification from Sailors for the Sea, the world’s leading…

HOMS Assist WINS National Award and Announces Dynamic Business Growth Plan

HOMS Assist, long established law firm practicing in personal injury, medical negligence, property law, wills, probates, trusts and more, has announced its plans to grow threefold in the coming five years. The business, which has a heritage spanning over 50 years and offices in Dublin, Cork and Limerick beat out a dozen competitor firm finalists the recent National…

Get set for the biggest Volvo Cork Week yet: 4 weeks to go until 120 boats and 8,000 sailors hit the water

Only four weeks remain until Volvo Cork Week 2024 (15th-19th July), with the Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven—the world’s oldest yacht club— gearing up to welcome sailors and boats globally. This year’s event promises to be an incredible event, featuring over 120 boats and attracting 8,000 sailors and spectators to the harbour town for…

Doctrine Skincare Champions Eco-Friendly Beauty Solutions

Doctrine skincare, the award-winning Irish skincare brand dedicated to sustainability, is making waves in the beauty industry by addressing the challenges of eco-friendly packaging and promoting sustainable beauty practices. As part of its commitment to the environment, Doctrine is implementing innovative measures to ensure that beauty enthusiasts can enjoy high-quality skincare products without compromising on…

Irish Design Works 2024: 20 of Ireland’s top makers to showcase their work at free exhibition at Ballymaloe Grainstore

From August 9th-25th, 20 of Ireland’s best makers will descend on Ballymaloe Grainstore in Cork for Irish Design Works 2024, a free exhibition of contemporary craft and design including furniture, ceramics and sculpture aimed at showcasing the best of Irish artisan crafts.     Among those taking part this year is Cork’s Alan Horgan of Alan…

Cork Airport Managing Director, Niall MacCarthy Appointed As Chairperson Of Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC)

Cork Airport Managing Director, Niall MacCarthy has been elected as the new Chairperson of the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC) at their Annual General Meeting in Dublin yesterday. He assumes the role of Chairperson for two years, taking over from Elaina Fitzgerald Kane of Fitzgerald’s Woodlands House Hotel & Spa, Adare. An experienced aviation executive…

Voodoo Vogue at the Voodoo Rooms Raises €2000 for Cork ARC Cancer Support House

The Voodoo Rooms were transformed into a fashion haven last weekend for the highly anticipated “Voodoo Vogue” event, all in aid of Cork ARC Cancer Support House. The glamorous night, hosted by RTE Today Show Stylist Caroline Downey who stunned in a pink organza one-shoulder dress, and her co-host, Red FM’s Colm O’Sullivan, kept the…

Wellness Wednesday – A Personal Experience with the StarFormer Chair at Anume Medical Clinic

In our daily interactions, it’s common to hear coworkers or friends sharing jokes and discussing topics that are funny or mildly inappropriate. Yet, when it comes to intimate wellness and embarrassing health problems, there is often a stark silence. Why is it that we can laugh about trivial matters but struggle to talk openly about…

Celebrations for amazing Women of Vision who were honoured with An Taoiseach Simon Harris TD attending as special guest

The Villa Maria Women of Vision Awards 2024 were held on Saturday, May 11th in the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa Little Island, with a capacity audience attending the annual event. Celebrating exceptional women from all walks of life and from all parts of the country, the event was attended by An Taoiseach Simon Harris…

What does digital transformation mean for you?

By Cantec Group   Digital transformation is not a project. It’s a process of continuous innovation, whereby businesses invest in improving people, products, and processes. The journey towards digital transformation for each organisation will be unique, but the advantages sought are very similar. Process automation improves productivity, efficiency and integration whilst reducing costs and error…