Business angels realise bumper return on investment in start-ups

12 May 2014 – Bumper return on Investment for business angels The first quarter of 2014 has seen an “unpreccedented return on-investment” for the business angel community, with some angels receiving as much as a 700 % return following the … Read more


The EBAN Congress comes to Dublin

12 May 2014 – 14th Annual EBAN Congress “The Power of the Collective: Business Angels, Seed Funds, Accelerators & Incubation Space” The annual EBAN congress, taking place on 19th – 20th may,  comes to Dublin this year for the first … Read more


MySmark: A new breed of startup growing in Ireland – IrishCentral

6 May 2014 MySmark is featured in the most important Irish-American Online news, Irishcentral http://www.irishcentral.com/business/startups/MySmark-A-new-breed-of-startup-growing-in-Ireland.html


“The Bridge” to the Animation, Games and VFX Industry 2014 – Call for Participants

01 May 2014 “The Bridge”, a DublinBIC initiatve, addresses the skills gap evident in the Games, Animation and VFX sectors between what education provides and what the corresponding industry demands. There is currently a Call for all interested graduates who wish to particiapte … Read more


Storyful to partner with Facebook

25 April 2014 Facebook has formed a partnership with Storyful, the Dublin-head quartered social media news agency, to create newsfeeds of original content generated by users of the world’s biggest social network.  The project is called FB Newswire. See full … Read more


Enterprise Ireland’s Competitive Start Fund Application Deadline

11 April 2014 Enterprise Ireland’s special €500,000 Competitive Start Fund, targeted specifically at start-ups and early stage companies in the Aviation and Manufacturing sectors, is now open. The Competitive Start Fund provides for up to €50,000 in equity support for … Read more