Kickstarter to Launch in Ireland

22 July 2014 – The crowdfunding behemoth Kickstarter will soon be unveiling its Irish-dedicated website to facilitate Ireland’s growing number of crowdfunding entrepreneurs. The decision to set up an Irish dedicated site will mean fewer complications for Irish users who … Read more


Are You Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur?

14 July 2014 – If you are aged 30 and under with an outstanding idea/commercial venture for a start-up or existing business then you should enter the IBYE Competition. The competition is being run by the Local Enterprise Offices, and … Read more


Horizon 2020 Fund Opens First Call

10 July 2014 – EU private-sector firms and member states presented their first calls for projects and partners that will receive €1.1bn in public funding from the EU’s €80bn Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme. The €1.1bn will be matched … Read more


Enterprise Ireland Graduate Fund Opens Today!

09 July 2014 – As part of a state run initiative to promote entrepreneurship Enterprise Ireland has launched a €500,000 Competitive Start Fund targeted at graduates.  The fund aims to stimulate new start-up business activity from recently qualified individuals by … Read more


Highlights of the GEC Open Day

01 July 2014 – The Guinness Enterprise Centre (GEC) recently hosted an open day providing an opportunity for attendees to meet face to face with the dynamic community of over 300 entrepreneurs together with leading advisors to startups, seed fund … Read more