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Jacinta Shinnick, KPMG, Emma Landers, Landers Outdoor World and Sheelagh Daly, Enterprise Ireland.

Kerry’s Female Entrepreneurs Sought For Programme

November 17, 2019 at 9:15 am 0 comments

AMBITIOUS female entrepreneurs from Kerry are sought for a new cycle of a development programme. A call for applicants for the 12th cycle of award-winning Going for Growth programme has gone out, with former Kerry participant, Emma Landers of Landers Outdoor World, urging others to join. The call is open […]

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Aidan Kelly.

Sponsored: For Advice On All Things Pension-Related, Talk To Aidan Kelly

November 1, 2019 at 9:28 am Comments are Disabled

IF you need professional advice on pensions, how they can work for you and how to track their performance, then Aidan Kelly is the man to talk to. Aidan, has run his own business, Kelly O’Shea Pensions & Financial Services Ltd in Edward Street, Tralee along with his business partner […]

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Philip Stallard, Director and Adventure Therapist with New Wave Adventure Therapy

Camp-Based Company Named National Winner In European Business Awards

September 16, 2019 at 2:04 pm Comments are Disabled

NEW Wave Adventure Therapy, based in Camp, has been named ‘National Winner’ in the 2019 European Business Awards. It was chosen from 2,753 businesses named as ‘Ones to Watch’ in a list of business excellence published in July and selected as a National Winner by a panel of independent judges […]

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Tralee Outlook To Cease Publication

Tralee Outlook To Cease Publication

August 19, 2019 at 2:17 pm Comments are Disabled

WALSH Colour Print in Castleisland has confirmed that two of its magazines are to cease publication. The Tralee Outlook and Sliabh Luachra Outlook will no longer be printed and it has resulted in the loss of two full-time jobs with other staff redeployed within the company. The Killarney Outlook will continue […]

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CH Tralee Looking To Fill 16 New Job Vacancies

CH Tralee Looking To Fill 16 New Job Vacancies

July 31, 2019 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

CH, one of Tralee’s most iconic retailers for over 50 years is now in a position to fill sixteen new job vacancies (see full list of jobs available below). The health, optician and beauty retailer is at an advanced stage of its major renovation project which is due for completion […]

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The team at Flúirse.

Tralee Company Expands To Open Fifth Training Centre In Portlaoise

July 25, 2019 at 10:20 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE-BASED Education Company has opened a new training centre in Portlaoise, their fifth training centre in Ireland since opening their first in Tralee in 2005. Flúirse Education Solutions, based in Monavalley Business Park in Tralee, own and operate Pitman Training centres in Kerry, Cork, Waterford, Wexford and most recently […]

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Pictured at the 2019 Centra Quality Awards was Fionan Horgan and Norrie Horgan from Horgan’s Centra, Ardfert with (far left) Martin Kelleher, Managing Director of Centra Ireland; and (far right) Irene Collins, Managing Director of EIQA. Pic: Don MacMonagle

PHOTOS: Stores Around Kerry Receive Centra Food Quality Awards

July 24, 2019 at 9:44 am Comments are Disabled

THERE were celebrations all round for 17 Centra stores in Kerry, as they were recently recognised for excellence in the fields of hygiene and food safety within their businesses, and graciously accepted distinguished awards at the 2019 Centra Food Quality Awards. The setting for this prestigious awards ceremony was the […]

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Homeware Chain Recruiting Staff For New Store In Manor Park

Homeware Chain Recruiting Staff For New Store In Manor Park

June 28, 2019 at 9:56 am Comments are Disabled

A NEW chain of homewares stores is planning on opening a new outlet in the Manor Business Park soon. Although a representative from Homesavers would not comment on how many jobs would be created or when the new store would open, they said the company is looking for staff and […]

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Over Three Years For Kerry First-Time Buyers To Get Deposit Together For House

Over Three Years For Kerry First-Time Buyers To Get Deposit Together For House

June 25, 2019 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

A NEW report issued today by EY-DKM Economic Advisory, has revealed it takes 3.1 years for a first-time buyer in Kerry, on an average income, to save the necessary deposit  to get a mortgage for a home in their native county. The report confirms that nearly half of all counties […]

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Chamber Alliance In Talks With Major Retailers About Setting Up In Tralee

Chamber Alliance In Talks With Major Retailers About Setting Up In Tralee

June 4, 2019 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance (TCA) has confirmed that they are currently in advanced talks with four national and international retailers with a view to setting up in Tralee. It follows the strong representation from the business representative body for Kerry’s capital at the recent Retail Excellence Ireland National Expo in Dublin. […]

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The new Workbench facility at Bank of Ireland in Tralee.

Hospitality Businesses Urged To Register For Go Kerry Event This Monday

May 17, 2019 at 5:35 pm Comments are Disabled

BANK of Ireland is calling on local hospitality businesses in Kerry to register their interest in attending the Go Kerry — ‘Grow Your Business’ event taking place this Monday, May 20, in the Workbench event space in Bank of Ireland, Tralee from 6pm to 7.30pm. As part of its 2019 […]

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Bank Of Ireland ‘Grow Your Business’ Event Later This Month

Bank Of Ireland ‘Grow Your Business’ Event Later This Month

May 11, 2019 at 2:10 pm Comments are Disabled

BANK of Ireland is calling on local hospitality businesses in Kerry to register their interest in attending their ‘Grow Your Business’ event taking place on Monday, May 20, in the Workbench event space in Bank of Ireland, Tralee from 6pm to 7.30pm. As part of its 2019 National Enterprise Programme, […]

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Tralee Business Wins Best eCommerce Award

Tralee Business Wins Best eCommerce Award

April 16, 2019 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE business has won an award at a ceremony in Limerick at the weekend. The annual Irish Micro Business Awards (MBA) was the occasion for beard care and men’s grooming company, Beardsmith, to win the hotly contested best eCommerce Business award. Beardsmith beat out some great companies from all […]

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Know Your Rights: Authenticating Documents

April 6, 2019 at 10:42 am Comments are Disabled

Know Your Rights has been compiled by Kerry Citizens Information Service which provides a free and confidential service to the public… Question: We are a family planning to move from Ireland to live in Italy. Will Italian authorities accept our Irish birth certificates? Answer: When you are abroad, you may need […]

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Rahma Chairi and Alan O'Shea of Alvention Ltd with his Rodfendr product at the IT Tralee Enterprise Showcase on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Businesses Compete For €5,000 In Funding At Enterprise Showcase

March 23, 2019 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

THE Busy Botanist was the winner of the €5,000 top prize in the annual IT Tralee Enterprise Showcase on Friday. This event provided an ideal opportunity for start-ups to make their pitch for the annual award. Exhibitors included past and current New Frontiers participants, IT Tralee Research Centres while information on […]

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Tralee Business Going For Three In A Row Of Awards

Tralee Business Going For Three In A Row Of Awards

March 11, 2019 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE based financial planning practice, Premier Financial, have for the third year in a row, been shortlisted for the Oscars of the Irish Pension and Investment industry, the annual Life, Pensions and Investment (LPI) Industry Awards which will be held in the Mansion House, Dublin on Thursday, March 21. This […]

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New Retail Store To Open On Ashe Street In April

New Retail Store To Open On Ashe Street In April

February 7, 2019 at 1:48 pm Comments are Disabled

ASHE Street will be the location for a new retailer to open an outlet in April. The Woollen Market, founded in Clare in 2015, already has four stores open in Liscannor, Ennis, Westport and Sligo. It will set up its fifth outlet at the former Regatta Great Outdoors store which […]

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Tralee-Based Company Secures €2m Investment

Tralee-Based Company Secures €2m Investment

January 31, 2019 at 10:54 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE-BASED company Wazp has raised €2m in funding as it bids to become the world’s largest supplier of 3D-printed consumer products. Wazp was established by Shane Hassett and Mariana Kobal in 2014 with the goal of making 3D printing accessible to everyone. They have since helped develop Ikea’s first mass-produced 3D-printed product. Other customers […]

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Ken Tobin (Tralee Chamber Alliance), Shaun O’Shea (Sigmar Recruitment), Shane Walsh (JRI America) and Emer O’Connor (JRI America) are encouraging people to check out the range of job vacancies in the town. Photo by Dermot Crean

Returning Home To Tralee For Christmas? Why Not Stay For Good?

December 21, 2018 at 2:32 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE is brimming with job opportunities and while potential candidates from around the world are welcome to work in Kerry’s Capital, lots of exiles who are home for Christmas are being encouraged to consider staying for good. Tralee Chamber Alliance in association with many major and smaller employers in Tralee […]

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Legal Briefs: Shareholders Agreements Give A Voice To Minority Shareholders in SMEs

Legal Briefs: Shareholders Agreements Give A Voice To Minority Shareholders in SMEs

October 26, 2018 at 8:34 am Comments are Disabled

With Small & Medium Enterprises (SME) accounting for 99.8% of all Irish business, Alex Hoffman of Pierse McCarthy Lucey Solicitors explains what a shareholders’ agreement is and why you should have one… A shareholders’ agreement is essentially a contract between the shareholders of a company, the basic purpose of which […]

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Law Advice: Looking At The Business Side Of The Budget

Law Advice: Looking At The Business Side Of The Budget

October 12, 2018 at 12:12 pm Comments are Disabled

In  a new weekly column, Alex Hoffman, the newly appointed Associate Solicitor at Pierse McCarthy Lucey Solicitors, Ashe Street Tralee, says it’s “steady as she goes” as Minister for Public Expenditure, Paschal Donohoe unveils a cautious and subdued budget package… The headline provisions had all been well flagged and, unlike […]

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Members of the Prosper Kerry Dublin Working Group with Martin Shanahan, IDA. Pictured left to right are; Edel Fitzgerald, Stephen Fuller, Eamonn Sayers, Martin Shanahan, IDA; Mark Kenneally, Julianne O’Leary, John McElligott, Keelin Kissane and Martyn Rosney

Kerry Natives Meet Up In Dublin For ‘Prosper Kerry’ Event

October 12, 2018 at 11:36 am Comments are Disabled

ANOTHER Prosper Kerry event was held in the Guinness Enterprise Centre in Dublin on Wednesday, October 10th. Almost 100 Kerry people working in Dublin gathered to hear from Abbeydorney native Martin Shanahan, CEO of IDA Ireland about his career to date and the work the IDA is doing to attract […]

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New Appointment At Tralee Legal Firm Pierse McCarthy Lucey Solicitors

New Appointment At Tralee Legal Firm Pierse McCarthy Lucey Solicitors

October 11, 2018 at 9:44 am Comments are Disabled

PIERSE McCarthy Lucey Solicitors are pleased to announce the recent appointment of the experienced solicitor Alex Hoffman as an associate to the firm which is situated on Ashe Street, Tralee. Originally from Annascaul, Alex graduated from the University of Limerick in 2003 with a Bachelor of Laws in Law & […]

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Darragh Long and Paul Mulvihill of AIB, Louis Byrne of SPAR Caherslee and Oakpark, Colin Boyle of The Ashe Hotel, Regional Manager of AIB Sean Healy and John O'Connor of Prestige Foods Listowel at the AIB 'Planning For Your Future' event at The Ashe Hotel on Tuesday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

BUSINESS: Economy And Brexit In Focus At AIB ‘Planning For The Future’ Event

October 3, 2018 at 10:09 am 1 comment

AIB Tralee held an event at The Ashe Hotel last night where the focus was on the Irish and international economy and planning for the future as Brexit looms. Speakers at the ‘Planning For The Future’ talk were Chief Economist with Irish Life, Lennie McLoughlin and AIB Tralee’s Customer Financial […]

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Ken Tobin and Tom O'Leary of HQ Tralee with Tracy Keogh, Community Manager at Bank of Ireland at the Grow Remote Conference at The Rose Hotel on Friday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tralee Shows Companies It’s Ideal For Remote Working

September 30, 2018 at 3:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THE inaugural ‘Grow Remote’ conference was held at The Rose Hotel in Tralee on Friday. Delegates from Adadoo, Shopify, Nearform and others were present  to discuss remote-working opportunities in Ireland. The conference aimed to promote the benefits of remote working for businesses, for workers and the communities they live in. Ken Tobin […]

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Kieran and Mary O'Shea, O'Sheas Gala with with their B.E.S.T Award for Excellence in Retail with Colin McTaggart Retail Operations Executive, Gala Retail.

PHOTOS: Tralee Gala Stores Receive Awards For Excellence In Retail

September 19, 2018 at 1:00 pm Comments are Disabled

THREE Gala convenience stores from Tralee and another in Moyvane, have been awarded the Gala B.E.S.T Award for excellence in retail at the 2018 Gala Annual Conference and B.E.S.T Awards, which took place last week at The Killashee Hotel in Naas, Co. Kildare. The B.E.S.T. Award is granted to outstanding […]

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Tralee To Host First ‘Grow Remote’ Conference This Month

Tralee To Host First ‘Grow Remote’ Conference This Month

September 12, 2018 at 2:06 pm 3 comments

TRALEE received a boost this week with the news it has been chosen to host a conference where speakers will discuss remote-working opportunities in Ireland. The town saw off competition from 40 towns and villages to host the conference which will be attended by 20 speakers and 150 delegates from […]

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Shaun O'Shea of Sigmar Recruitment.

Shaun Looks Forward To Working With 50 New Recruits In Tralee

August 14, 2018 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

THE Tralee man who was pivotal in bringing 50 new jobs to the town, is looking forward to growing the company from its new offices at Liber House in Monavalley. Earlier today, Sigmar Recruitment announced they were setting up their European Talent Hub in Tralee. The company recently announced a […]

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Report Reveals 6,450 People Employed In Hospitality Sector In Kerry

Report Reveals 6,450 People Employed In Hospitality Sector In Kerry

August 13, 2018 at 12:25 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY drinks and hospitality sector jobs account for 10.5% of all employment in the county and these jobs are highly vulnerable to a hard or ‘no deal’ Brexit according to a new report. The Drinks Industry Group of Ireland (DIGI) report shows extent of rural Ireland’s reliance on drinks and […]

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New Tralee Brand To Be Launched Next Week

New Tralee Brand To Be Launched Next Week

July 13, 2018 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance will officially launch the new Tralee brand next week, part of a plan to attract business and tourism to the town. It will be launched by former Tanaiste, Dick Spring in Siamsa Tire Theatre Tralee on Tuesday. The event will outline plans for job creation and attracting […]

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