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Winners of the Network Ireland Kerry inaugural Businesswomen of the Year Awards on Friday night in The Rose Hotel, Tralee from left were: Denise Healy (Castel Education), Jacqueline Gavaghan (MTU), Kerry McCarthy Brady (Hercules Building Systems), Edel Lawlor (Expressive Play), Helen O’Sullivan Murphy (O’Sullivan’s Bakery), Dr Fiona Boyle (MTU) and Brigeen O’Sullivan (Match Marketing), pictured with President of Network Ireland Kerry, Linda O’Mahony Logan (fourth left). Photo: Michelle Breen Crean Photography

PHOTOS: All The Winners From The Network Ireland Kerry Businesswomen Of The Year Awards

May 21, 2024 at 4:37 pm 0 comments

NETWORK Ireland Kerry hosted their inaugural Businesswomen of the Year Awards on Friday night in The Rose Hotel to great acclaim and a full house. The evening showcased 30 finalists who amongst them competed in seven categories. Special guests on the evening included Minister Norma Foley, Trisha Lewis of “Trisha’s […]

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Edel Lawlor, Shona O'Sullivan and Clodagh O'Sullivan at the Network Ireland Kerry Businesswomen Of The Year Awards at The Rose Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: All The Style From The Network Ireland Kerry Businesswomen Of The Year Awards

May 18, 2024 at 9:20 am Comments are Disabled

THE inaugural Network Ireland Kerry Businesswomen of the Year Awards was held at The Rose Hotel on Friday night with over 100 people in attendance. Guests at the glamorous event enjoyed a drinks reception on arrival, followed by a sumptuous four course meal, DJ and dancing. Of course the awards […]

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Over 70 Kerry Tourism businesses attened a Networking event organised by Fáilte Ireland, at the Gleneagle Hotel, Killarney, where Roz Purcell, Centre, broadcaster, outdoors enthusiast and creator of The Hike Life and one of Ireland's most influential online personalities was guest speaker. The event organised in  partnership with Kerry Tourism Industry Federation (KTIF) and Kerry County Council to build collaboration across the tourism industry in the county, encouraging businesses to collaborate and cross-sell to attract visitors and inspire them to explore the county and all it has to offer.  Fáilte Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way team, Kerry County Council and Kerry Tourism Industry Federation provided the attendees with an update on key future initiatives for the county. From Left,  Helen Barry-O'Connor, Kerry County Council and KTIF, Patrick O'Donoghue, CEO Gleneagle Hotel and KTIF,  Josephine O'Driscoll,  Fáilte Ireland. Photo: Valerie O'Sullivan/FREE PIC

PHOTOS: Over 70 Businesses Attend Fáilte Ireland Networking Event In Killarney

May 8, 2024 at 4:50 pm Comments are Disabled

OVER 70 Kerry tourism businesses today attended a special Fáilte Ireland networking event in the Gleneagle Hotel, Killarney with guest speaker Roz Purcell. The event was organised by Fáilte Ireland in partnership with Kerry Tourism Industry Federation  and Kerry County Council  to build collaboration across the tourism industry in the […]

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Livestock Farmers Invited To Attend Workshop At MTU

Livestock Farmers Invited To Attend Workshop At MTU

May 2, 2024 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

LIVESTOCK farmers (beef, dairy, sheep, poultry and goat) from Kerry and surrounding areas are invited to attend a workshop hosted by FRED, the Food Resource Efficiency Decision Support Hub at MTU North Campus in Tralee on Tuesday, May 7 between 2pm and 4pm. The purpose of the workshop is to […]

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New Car Sales Up In Kerry In First Four Months Of 2024

New Car Sales Up In Kerry In First Four Months Of 2024

May 1, 2024 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was a drop in new car sales in Kerry last month compared to April 2023, according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). There were 144 new car registrations in the county in April compared to 159 in the same month in 2023, […]

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Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In March

Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In March

May 1, 2024 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that there were 24 property sales in the Tralee area in March with transactions fetching a total of €4,286,000. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in March was […]

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The team at Ballygarry Estate And Spa celebrate their Top 10 ranking.

Ballygarry Estate Celebrates Being Ranked In Top 10 Hotels In Ireland

April 30, 2024 at 2:24 pm Comments are Disabled

BALLYGARRY Estate Hotel and Spa has been ranked in the Top 10 hotels in Ireland 2024 on the most recent TripAdvisor’s Travellers Choice Awards. The famous hotel and spa was ranked at number 9, joining fellow Kerry hoteliers Muckross Park Hotel and The Killarney Park Hotel on the prestigious Top […]

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Repro Free : Connect with MTU - an opportunity to learn more about how the university and help Companies looking for research support to bring innovation into their business . Pictured at the MTU Campus Kerry were Carol Fitzgerald MTU Ben Slimm MTU and Jennifer Kissane of Kerry Parents & Friends . . 
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Connect with MTU - an opportunity to learn more about how the university can help. 

 MTU Kerry welcomed over 120 stakeholders to the Kerry North Campus for the Connect with MTU event. This event was an opportunity for anyone to connect with the university. Companies, start-ups, businesses, entrepreneurs, community groups and the general public were invited to visit the campus to connect with the university.  
According to Anne Looney, External Services Manager, Kerry the event was a great success. “This is the first year we held this event, and we were delighted with the reaction. We host many Open Days throughout the year which are very much focused on CAO applicants. This event provided an opportunity for us to engage with our wider stakeholder groups”. 
“Companies looking for research support to bring innovation into their business could meet our Research Centres, Clusters and Technology Gateways. Our lifelong department was there to guide potential applicants through the courses on offer or talk to companies about upskilling their staff. Kerry Sports Academy provided tours of the facilities and offered fitness testing on the day. The morning provided a great occasion to network and meet our partners such Kerry County Council, SkillNet and Tech Industry Alliance”.   
For anyone who missed the day and would like to connect with the university please contact Anne Looney at anne.looney@mtu.ie.

PHOTOS: Over 120 Attend Successful ‘Connect With MTU’ Event

April 30, 2024 at 11:05 am Comments are Disabled

MTU welcomed over 120 stakeholders to the Kerry North Campus last Friday for the ‘Connect with MTU’ event. This event was an opportunity for anyone to connect with the university. Companies, start-ups, businesses, entrepreneurs, community groups and the general public were invited to visit the campus from 8.30am to 11.00am. […]

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A meeting room at The Brehon Hotel.

Sponsored: Elevate Your Meetings And Events Experience At The Brehon Hotel & Spa

April 28, 2024 at 12:05 pm Comments are Disabled

The Brehon Hotel & Spa, a leading luxury retreat nestled in the heart of Killarney, is proud to announce its exceptional Meetings and Events facilities, offering unparalleled versatility and sophistication for gatherings of all sizes. The four meticulously designed meeting rooms meet the diverse needs of our guests, The Brehon […]

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Artist's impression on what some of the houses will look like if constructed at Lisloose.

Developer Preparing New Application After An Bord Pleanála Overturns Planning For 235 Homes

April 23, 2024 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

NED O’Shea Construction is preparing a new application after they were informed  their previously approved planning application for 235 new homes in Lisloose, Tralee, has been overturned by An Bord Pleanála. Building plans were developed in consultation with Kerry County Council for the housing project through the Large Scale Development […]

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Daniel Giles of DNG WH Giles.

Tralee Estate Agent Receives DNG Special Recognition Award

April 22, 2024 at 1:04 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO Kerry-based estate agents, DNG WH Giles in Tralee and DNG agent Timothy O’Sullivan in Kenmare, have scooped national awards at the DNG National Conference and Awards ceremony which took place at Tulfarris Hotel and Golf Resort in County Kildare on Friday last. Tralee based estate agent DNG WH Giles […]

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Speakers Valerie Murphy (Valerie’s Breast Care), Joan Walsh, (Partnership International) and Helen Wycherley (Celtic Ross Hotel) pictured with Brigeen O’Sullivan (Match Marketing), Linda O’Mahony Logan (Leadership360 and President of the Kerry branch of Network Ireland), Emily Reen (MTU) and Anita Michalak (The Digital Talk) at the Network Ireland Kerry April event titled ‘How to write an award-winning application’ for the Network Ireland Kerry Businesswomen of the Year Awards, 2024 at the RDI Hub. Photo: Michelle Breen Crean Photography

PHOTOS: Network Ireland Kerry Event Held At RDI Hub

April 17, 2024 at 10:44 am Comments are Disabled

THE RDI Hub in Killorglin hosted a Network Ireland Kerry event last week to share their insights on how to submit a successful application for their upcoming awards. Network Ireland Kerry hosted “How to write an award-winning application” for the Network Ireland Kerry Businesswomen of the Year Awards, 2024. Joining […]

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Pictured at the launch of the Network Ireland Kerry ‘Businesswoman of the Year Awards 2024’ in The Rose Hotel, Tralee on Monday morning were: Roisin Smullen, Brid McElligott (Kerry Innovation Centre - Sponsor), with judges Breda O’Dwyer (MTU), Stephen Stack (AIB) and Tomás Hayes (Local Enterprise Office) with Linda O’Mahony Logan (President of the Network Ireland Kerry Branch) and Aisling Foley (The Rose Hotel), Antoinette Glavin (Glavin & Wiseman Chartered Accountants), and Emily Reen (MTU). Photo: Michelle Breen Crean Photography

Network Ireland Kerry Launches Businesswomen Of The Year Awards

April 16, 2024 at 3:18 pm Comments are Disabled

NETWORK Ireland Kerry will be hosting their inaugural Businesswomen of the Year Awards on May 17 in The Rose Hotel, Tralee. Winners of the prestigious Regional Kerry Awards will go on to represent Kerry in the National Network Ireland Awards in the Lyrath Estate Hotel in Co. Kilkenny this September. […]

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The Wild Atlantic...Sand Artist Manuel Frolich, putting the finishing touches to his sand artwork on Ballybunion North Beach (Ladies Beach) County Kerry to celebrate 10th anniversary of the iconic Wild Atlantic Way - Launched in 2014, the longest defined coastal routes in the world, which stretches for 2600 km from Cork to Donegal. Over the last decade it has become a globally recognised tourism brand and has provided an economic engine for the west of Ireland.  This rowth has contributed to the creation of an additional 35,000 jobs, with tourism now supporting 121,000 jobs across the region. At the anniversary, were staff of Wild Atlantic Way (Fáilte  Ireland) in Kerry, Sharon Houlian, Declan Murphy and Veronica O'Connor. Photo: Valerie O'Sullivan/FREE PIC/ISSUED 11/04/2024

Report Reveals Wild Atlantic Way Tourism Worth €3 Billion A Year

April 11, 2024 at 12:16 pm Comments are Disabled

A NEW report issued today estimates that almost 2,000,000 more tourists visited the Wild Atlantic Way in 2023 than in 2013. The Wild Atlantic Way tourism brand developed by Fáilte Ireland, was launched to the tourism industry at Meitheal in Killarney back in 2014, and over the last decade has become a […]

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Eimear McCarthy, Leona Murphy and Aisling McCarthy at the Connect Kerry Hair and Beauty Awards at The Rose Hotel on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: All The Style From The Connect Kerry Hair And Beauty Awards

April 8, 2024 at 1:39 pm Comments are Disabled

THE annual Connect Kerry Hair and Beauty Awards was another glamorous affair on Sunday with 170 attending the event in The Rose Hotel. Winners from all over Kerry were announced, chosen through an application and submission of images of their work by a panel of judges who are all experienced […]

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Paul Merriman, CEO of Fairstone Ireland with Mark Corkery and Denis Murphy of Premier Financial.

Tralee Financial Services Company Announces Strategic Partnership With Fairstone

April 5, 2024 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

FAIRSTONE Ireland has announced its third strategic partnership in Ireland, with Tralee-based firm Premier Financial. Fairstone is one of the fastest growing financial services organisations incorporating one of the largest CII Chartered Financial Planning organisations in the UK, with run-rate fee income in excess of £130 million. This collaboration with […]

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Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In February

Here’s Where Residential Property Was Sold Around Tralee In February

April 3, 2024 at 10:28 am Comments are Disabled

THE most up to date statistics from the Residential Property Price Register shows that there were 23 property sales in the Tralee area in February with transactions fetching a total of €5,447,500. The property that sold for the most money in one transaction in the Tralee environs in February was […]

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Here’s How Many New Cars Were Sold In Kerry Last Month

Here’s How Many New Cars Were Sold In Kerry Last Month

April 3, 2024 at 10:26 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a slight drop in new car sales in Kerry last month compared to March 2023, according to the latest statistics from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). There were 302 new car registrations in the county in March compared to 310 in the same month in […]

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The ViClarity team planting trees.

Local Company Plants 400 Trees To Improve Tralee’s Biodiversity

April 2, 2024 at 12:35 pm Comments are Disabled

LAST week, members of ViClarity participated in the planting of indigenous Hawthorn trees in Tralee, as part of their corporate social responsibility initiative. The company, based at Kerry Technology Park, contributed to the planting of more than 400 trees at Holy Family Primary School, which will enhance the biodiversity of […]

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The Board of the Kerry Tourism Industry Federation (KTIF) held their March meeting at the Hotel, Culinary and Tourism Building in Munster Technological University (MTU). Pictured were: Anne Looney (MTU), Mark Sullivan (The Rose Hotel), Colette O’Connor (CEO Tralee Chamber Alliance), Emer Corridan (Cahernane Hotel),Mike Buckley (Kerry Convention Bureau), Pat O’Leary (Chair KTIF), Patrick O’Donoghue (CEO The Gleneagle Group) and Martha Farrell (MTU). Photo: Michelle Breen Crean Photography

Chamber And KTIF Look To Bright Future For Tralee Tourism

April 2, 2024 at 12:02 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Board of the Kerry Tourism Industry Federation (KTIF) held their March meeting at the Hotel, Culinary and Tourism Building in Munster Technological University (MTU). Present at the end of the meeting were members of the board of Tralee Chamber Alliance Mark Sullivan and Martha Farrell along with Anne Looney […]

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The Oyster Tavern.

Kerry Winners Announced At Munster Regional Finals Of Irish Restaurant Awards

March 28, 2024 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Munster winners in the Irish Restaurant Awards were announced last night at the Great Southern Hotel in Killarney. The winners of categories in each of the six counties were announced and among the award recipients were Mairead McCarthy who won the Employee Excellence Award and while The Oyster Tavern […]

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Sponsored: Why Working With Beam Is The Best Legal Job In Ireland

March 27, 2024 at 11:33 am Comments are Disabled

EVERY year thousands of people from all over the world apply for a dream job as caretaker on Ireland’s Great Blasket Island. Nestled off the coast of Kerry, the island offers breathtaking scenery and a rich folklore that has produced an impressive array of authors. It’s a magical and mystical […]

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Kerry footballer Diarmuid O’Connor receives the keys to his new Toyota from Tim Kelliher of Kelliher’s Toyota on Friday.

Kellihers Toyota Present New Car To Kerry Footballer

March 25, 2024 at 3:36 pm Comments are Disabled

KELLIHERS Toyota recently presented Kerry senior footballer Diarmuid O’Connor with a new Toyota CH-R Hybrid Electric. The car was presented by fellow Na Gaeil man Tim Kelliher on Friday last. “When Diarmuid was only 6 or 7 and training with Na Gaeil, my job as a struggling wannabe coach ,was to […]

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Astellas Pharma today hosted the ground-breaking ceremony for its new €330 million, state-of-the-art facility at Kerry Technology Park, Tralee, Co. Kerry.
 
Pictured at the sod-turning from left to right: Michael Lohan IDA CEO, Minister Simon Coveney and Hideki Shima Chief Manufacturing Officer Astellas.
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Sod Turned On New €330m Astellas Facility In Tralee

March 25, 2024 at 2:18 pm Comments are Disabled

ASTELLAS Ireland Co., Ltd held a ceremony this morning to mark the breaking of the ground and start of construction for its new €330 million facility at Kerry Technology Park, Tralee. The new facility will accelerate the expansion of Astellas’ in-house production capabilities and ensure a stable supply of high- […]

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Club representatives and Kerry and West Limerick Credit Union representatives at the launch of the Donal Curtin Cup at Austin Stack Park last week. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry and West Limerick Credit Unions Sponsor Kerry LGFA Donal Curtin Cup

March 20, 2024 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY LGFA has announced that Kerry & West Limerick Credit Unions have come on board as sponsors of the Donal Curtin Cup. The Donal Curtin Cup will see 33 clubs from across the county compete in over 200 games across 5 divisions commencing on Sunday, March 24. Nora Fealy, Chairperson […]

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Sara Morrissey, MTU, Mike Casey, MTU, Sean Ryan, Aspen Grove and Tom Fitzmaurice, Technology Gateway Manager, MTU at the MTU Enterprise Showcase and Kerry Start-Up Challenge 2024 which took place on Friday 15th March at MTU North Campus. Photo: Pauline Dennigan

PHOTOS: MTU Hosts Enterprise Showcase And Kerry Start-Up Challenge

March 18, 2024 at 1:16 pm Comments are Disabled

THE MTU Enterprise Showcase and Kerry Start-Up Challenge 2024 took place on Friday March 15 on the grounds of Munster Technological University, North Campus, Tralee. It was organised by the MTU Kerry Campus Enterprise Team; Emily Reen, Enterprise Co-Ordinator and New Frontiers Programme Manager, Erin Lonergan, Programme Administrator, Anne Looney, […]

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Pa Laide CEO Cara Credit Union and Mark Hussey Chief Operations Officer Cara Credit Union launching the new 3-Year Fixed Term Deposit Account with a Guaranteed 2.8% AER.

Sponsored: Cara Credit Union Launches Three-Year Fixed Term Deposit Account with a Guaranteed 2.8% AER

March 16, 2024 at 11:13 am Comments are Disabled

CARA Credit Union is thrilled to announce the launch of its latest financial offering, a 3-Year Fixed Term Deposit Account, which comes with a guaranteed Annual Equivalent Rate (AER) of 2.8% (terms and conditions apply).  This exclusive offering is available for a limited time only, until April 19th, 2024, unless […]

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CBS The Green students Olivier Lata and Stephen Turner with their prize.

CBS Tralee Students Win Senior Category At Kerry Final Of Student Enterprise Awards

March 16, 2024 at 10:00 am Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS from CBS The Green won a top prize at the County Final of the Kerry County Council Annual Student Enterprise Awards held on Friday at MTU Tralee. The Boot Clinic, a company was set up by Oliver Lata and Stephen Turner, which restores old football boots, won the Senior […]

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Front row: Pat O'Leary, Marian Kobal, Becky Hagrove, Helen O'Connor Barry, Kathleen Wall-Sheehy
Back row: Edel Lawlor, Fiona O'Donoghue, Patrice O'Mahony, Shauna Fitzgerald, Mike Buckley, Paudie Healy, John Healy, Mark O'Connor, Mary Rose Stafford, Fiona Stack

PHOTOS: Kerry Ambassador Programme Holds ‘Network Day’

March 13, 2024 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

LAST week, in conjunction with the Cantillon Conference and the Kerry Business Leaders Dinner, founding Kerry Ambassadors from the Kerry Ambassador Programme were brought together for a day of networking and engagement with their fellow Ambassadors, industry leaders and county representatives. Launched in October 2022, the Kerry Ambassador Programme is […]

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Pa Laide CEO, Cara Credit Union, Siobhan Donnelly Marketing and Business Development Manager Cara Credit Union, Martin Gilroy CEO Gilroy’s Green Energy and Patrick Palmer Renewable Energy Technician Girloy’s Green Energy at the launching of the Credit Unions of Kerry and West Limerick new collaboration with Gilroy’s Green Energy at the Rose Hotel, Tralee. Photo by Michelle Cooper Galvin

Credit Unions Announce Collaboration With Gilroy’s Green Energy

March 9, 2024 at 10:56 am Comments are Disabled

BUILDING on the recent success, the Credit Unions of Kerry and West Limerick have launched a new collaboration with Gilroy’s Green Energy Ltd. Gilroy’s Green Energy Ltd specialise in Photovoltaic (PV) Solar systems that generate electricity, battery storage, air to water heat-pumps and much more. Gilroy’s work with customers to […]

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