All Systems Glofox

Fitness industry software company, Glofox successfully raised €500,000 in seed funding last year.  The round was made up of €250k from business angel Gianni Matera, though the Halo Business Angel Network (HBAN), and €250k from Enterprise Ireland’s High Potential Startups … Read more


CogniKids – Gripped for Success in the U.S.

CogniKids, creator of intelligent baby products including a sensory bib for teething babies and a baby bottle grip to promote self feeding, has recently started distributing in the United States – thanks to a deal with Buy Buy Baby, a … Read more


Startup Centenary Summit at The GEC

A VIP invitation to put this Thursday November 17th in your diary… It is with great pleasure that we wish to invite you to The Startup Centenary Summit. Spaces are limited; this is a closed event and so it is … Read more


Welsh Trade Mission

25 October 2016 A Trade Mission, organised by the Welsh Government will visit Ireland from November 1st to 3rd 2016. This Trade Mission will consist of 14 Companies and their main focus is on the following Industries; Water & Waste … Read more


The GEC Hosts 100 Global Innovators at Pipeline Summit

The Guinness Enterprise Centre (GEC) – Ireland’s largest enterprise centre and the ultimate start-up ecosystem – was in full swing this September. A welcome addition to the  usual calender of  GEC events was The Pipeline Global Innovators Summit which welcomed … Read more


Angel Investment for Soopa pets Leads to Expansion

Each year approximately 40 companies receive funding through Halo Business Angel Network (HBAN) – the all-Ireland business angel network managed by Dublin BIC. In April, Soopa Pets, maker of nutritionally beneficial dog treats, secured an investment of €400,000 from nine … Read more