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Emily Brick.

BUSINESS: Tralee-Based Company Athena Analytics Continues To Soar

August 29, 2020 at 10:45 am Comments are Disabled

ATHENA Analytics, a Tralee-based education technology company has made two major strategic moves for growth in the last six months, a continuation of its meteoric rise in the industry over the past few years. The company, founded by Tralee native Emily Brick in 2017, works with Irish secondary schools by […]

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The launch of the 'Gift Card'.

New ‘Gift Card’ Initiative Launched To Support Local Businesses

July 21, 2020 at 11:17 am Comments are Disabled

THE collective Kerry Chambers and Kerry County Council  have announced a new initiative to support local business. The Kerry Gift Card is being launched to encourage people in Kerry to shop locally and spend locally. The card will be available to the public in the coming weeks and a call […]

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Alex Hoffman

Top Tralee Legal Firm Appoints New Partner

July 2, 2020 at 10:17 am Comments are Disabled

PROMINENT Tralee legal firm, Pierse McCarthy Lucey LLP Solicitors, are pleased to announce the recent promotion of Alex Hoffman as a partner in the firm, which is situated on Ashe Street. Alex joined the firm in September 2018, having previously trained and worked with P.J. O’Driscoll & Sons, Solicitors in […]

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Garry Murphy and Jason Sinnott of Charge-It.

Tralee-Based Business Charge It Receives All-Star Accreditation

June 20, 2020 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE-based business has achieved a quality mark signifying it meets the highest standards of service and trust. Charge It Ltd, run by Jason Sinnott from Tralee and Garry Murphy from Milltown, was awarded the coveted All-Ireland Business All-Star accreditation at a virtual ceremony on May 29 last. Receiving the […]

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Paul Fitzgibbon and Neil Fitzgibbon of Ard Rí Marble Group.

Tralee Businessmen Shortlisted For Entrepreneur Of The Year Award

June 15, 2020 at 1:36 pm Comments are Disabled

THE 24 finalists of the 2020 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Ireland programme have been revealed and one of those shortlisted is from Tralee. Entrepreneurs Paul and Neil Fitzgibbon of Ard Rí Marble Group will hope to follow in the footsteps of well-known Kerry businessman Edmond Harty of Dairymaster, who […]

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Kerry County Council buildings in Rathass.

Council To Host Free Information Webinar For Retail Businesses

May 19, 2020 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council will host a free information webinar this Wednesday for the retail trade in Kerry.  The webinar will provide advice and updates on the impact of the phased easing of the COVID-19 restrictions on the retail sector in the county. The webinar will be addressed by the Chief […]

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Council Invites Businesses To Register For New Online Directory

Council Invites Businesses To Register For New Online Directory

May 18, 2020 at 1:39 pm Comments are Disabled

WITH many businesses reopening or preparing to reopen as part of the phased easing of COVID-19 restrictions, Kerry County Council is inviting businesses in the county to register for a new online directory of shops, trades and services which are currently open and operating across Kerry. The directory will include […]

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Oliver Molloy of Quirke Security Ltd. with one of the temperature screening devices installed at a local company.

Sponsored: Quirke Security Ltd Offers Solutions For Businesses Adjusting To COVID-19 Safety Measures

May 15, 2020 at 12:42 pm Comments are Disabled

WITH some businesses preparing to reopen in the coming weeks as the lockdown eases, attention turns to how they can do so safely for customers and staff. Shoppers will be met with a very different experience if and when the country reopens this summer, as among the numerous health and […]

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Retailers In Kerry Urged To Participate In Webinar This Friday

Retailers In Kerry Urged To Participate In Webinar This Friday

April 16, 2020 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY County Council’s Local Enterprise Office is encouraging the retail sector in Kerry to participate in an Enterprise Ireland webinar on Friday which will help support retail companies to enhance their digital capability. Enterprise Ireland has announced a call for funding for the retail sector to support  retail companies to […]

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Kerry Local Enterprise Office Welcomes Expansion Of Business Supports

Kerry Local Enterprise Office Welcomes Expansion Of Business Supports

April 14, 2020 at 9:43 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry County Council Local Enterprise Office has welcomed the announcement of a major expansion of supports for businesses impacted by COVID-19, including an expansion of the Trading Online Voucher Scheme and a reduction in the interest rate for Microfinance Ireland loans. Among the provisions is the expansion of the […]

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New Survey Shows Kerry Businesses’ Expectations Over Coming Months

New Survey Shows Kerry Businesses’ Expectations Over Coming Months

April 10, 2020 at 10:07 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance, as part of the Chambers Ireland National Survey, has published the results of its survey showing the impact of Covid-19 on businesses throughout Kerry and nationally. The survey results provide an outlook for business across the county over the next three to twelve months. In terms of […]

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Chamber Alliance Asks Businesses To Take Part In New Survey

Chamber Alliance Asks Businesses To Take Part In New Survey

April 4, 2020 at 10:48 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE Chamber Alliance is asking local businesses to take part in the the second Chambers Ireland Covid19 Survey. This survey is targeted at business owners and operators, both those who are members of their local chambers of commerce and those that are not. With it, Chambers seek to chart out the effects […]

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Colm Creates ‘kerrymade.com’ To Help Local Businesses Sell Products Online

Colm Creates ‘kerrymade.com’ To Help Local Businesses Sell Products Online

March 27, 2020 at 2:23 pm Comments are Disabled

A LOCAL man has introduced and initiative to help Kerry businesses continue to trade during the Covid-19 crisis. Colm Griffin who runs the online store Purchase.ie based in The Spa has started a new initiative in a bid to help Kerry businesses affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. Griffin has established […]

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Tralee Retailers Adapting To Challenging Times With Online Shopping Service

Tralee Retailers Adapting To Challenging Times With Online Shopping Service

March 27, 2020 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

WHILE there has been a devastating impact on the retail trade in Tralee due to the Coronavirus crisis, some retailers are rising to the challenge by adapting and offering an online shopping service. We spoke to a few of them who are doing their best for their businesses and to […]

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Paula O'Halloran (right) with teammates David Murphy (Michael Houlihan & Partners Solicitors) and Grainne Hussey (Eversheds Sutherland).

Tralee Law Firm Solicitor Triumphs At World Mediation Tournament

March 22, 2020 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

A TRAINEE solicitor at professional services firms, CDS Law & Tax, has returned victorious from the International Academy of Dispute Resolution Mediation Tournament, held March 4th – 7th at Loyola University Chicago School of Law. Paula was one of the three trainee solicitors chosen to represent the Law Society of […]

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Celebrating their Deloitte award last Friday night were Lisa Fitzgibbon – Fitzgibbon Interiors
Emma Fitzgibbon – Operations
Neil Fitzgibbon – Managing Director
Paul Fitzgibbon – Managing Director
Kaltrina Jashari – Finance
Tracey Mangan – Sales Team Lead
Imelda Roche – Sales Manager
Kevin O Connor – Warehouse Operations

Tralee Business Wins Deloitte Best Managed Companies Award

March 11, 2020 at 9:12 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE-BASED Ard Rí Marble Group Ltd has been named as one of Ireland’s Best Managed companies in the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards programme, in association with Bank of Ireland. The company, which demonstrated superior business performance, was recognised at a gala awards dinner in Dublin on Friday, March 6. […]

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Lidl Report Shows €1m Was Invested In Local Suppliers And Partners In Kerry Last Year

Lidl Report Shows €1m Was Invested In Local Suppliers And Partners In Kerry Last Year

March 4, 2020 at 9:58 am Comments are Disabled

ALMOST €1 million has been invested in local suppliers and external partners in Kerry by Lidl Ireland in 2019. The news comes as Lidl launches its 2019 Impact Report, detailing the positive economic and social impact that the company has made within the communities it serves throughout Ireland. There are […]

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Kapil Khanna, Managing Director of the All-Ireland Business Foundation, and Dónal Traynor, Associate Director of Community Finance Ireland.

Kerry Projects Get Nearly €785k From Community Finance Over Three Years

February 28, 2020 at 3:32 pm Comments are Disabled

SIX community projects in Kerry were supported by Community Finance Ireland over the past three years.  In total, the projects received €784,410 of social finance between 2016 and 2019. Those projects include Tralee-based Learn from Leaders CLG; Abberydorney/Kilflynn Family Resource Centre CLG; North East Kerry Development and Sneem Innovation & Technology Services […]

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At the Eimear Ryan - Joint Advertising & Marketing Manager Ryanair, Moira Morrell - Chief Executive Kerry County Council, John Mulhern - CEO Kerry Airport and Cormac Ó Súilleabháin - Tourism Ireland GB.

Tourism Interests Hear How Kerry-Manchester Route Can Benefit Business

February 14, 2020 at 9:10 am Comments are Disabled

TOURISM stakeholders in the Kingdom got to hear about how they can maximise the potential of the Kerry-Manchester route at a series of workshops this week around the county, including one in Ballygarry House Hotel on Thursday morning. Those attending were advised on how to attract visitors from the northwest […]

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Fáilte Ireland has revealed its brand-new marketing campaign to businesses in the Kerry tourist industry at a meeting in the Muckross Park Hotel this week. Called ‘Keep Discovering’ the €6million Fáilte Ireland investment in the campaign development and execution aims to grow the domestic tourism market by reminding people of all there is to discover across the country. At the launch were from left, Ali Levins, Fáilte Ireland, Head of Marketing Communications, Aoife Hickey, Ashe and Manor Hotels, Tralee, Grainne Toomey, Ballybunion Community Forum, Declan Murphy, Fáilte Ireland, Michelle King, The Rose Hotel, Tralee.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC

Kerry Tourism Interests Get Preview Of Fáilte Ireland’s New Campaign

February 12, 2020 at 5:36 pm Comments are Disabled

FÁILTE Ireland has revealed its brand-new marketing campaign to businesses in the Kerry tourist industry at a meeting in the Muckross Park Hotel this week. The National Tourism Development Authority is launching its new domestic holiday campaign to the public from mid-February on TV, radio and Out of Home advertising, […]

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Information Sessions On Rates Revaluation For Businesses

Information Sessions On Rates Revaluation For Businesses

February 7, 2020 at 9:17 am Comments are Disabled

COLLABORATING with all the Chambers in Kerry and the IHF, Tralee Chamber Alliance has organised two events to inform business owners on the implications for their business with the forthcoming Rates Revaluation process. This Revaluation process has financial implications for all businesses in Kerry as they undergo a revaluation of […]

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Art & Hobby Closes Its Tralee Town Centre Shop

Art & Hobby Closes Its Tralee Town Centre Shop

January 27, 2020 at 12:35 pm Comments are Disabled

A SHOP in the town centre has closed with immediate effect. Art and Hobby on Lower Castle Street announced it has closed this morning on its Facebook page. Art & Hobby has around 20 stores located all around the country and sells art materials, craft supplies, hobby, educational products and […]

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Bertie Ahern at a past Killarney Economic Conference.

High-Profile Speakers For Killarney Economic Conference

January 22, 2020 at 9:18 am Comments are Disabled

ECONOMIC, civic and political leaders from Ireland, the UK and Europe will gather in Kerry this Friday, January 24, for the third annual Killarney Economic Conference. The event, at The Brehon in Killarney, will see former Taoiseach, Bertie Ahern, reflecting on the Good Friday Agreement and the likely impact of […]

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New Car Sales In Kerry Dropped By Over 13% In 2019 On Previous Year

New Car Sales In Kerry Dropped By Over 13% In 2019 On Previous Year

January 2, 2020 at 11:14 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was a drop in new car sales last year in Kerry compared to 2019. New registrations were in the county were down by 13.25%, from 2,660 in 2018 to 2,305, last year. According to SIMI statistics, there were no new car sales in December. Ford is the most popular […]

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Diarmuid Leen presents Cassandra Stack with a special award from CLD Accountants to mark her achievement in coming 1st in Ireland & 14th in the world with her recent ACCA exam results. Also included is PJ Kissane, Grainne Foley and Des O'Donnell. Photo by Dermot Crean

Accountancy Firm Honours Cassandra For Coming First In Ireland In Exams

December 10, 2019 at 9:40 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE accountancy firm decided to honour a trainee with the company, after a remarkable achievement in her exams. Strand Road native Cassandra Stack achieved first place in Ireland and 14th place in the world in Advanced Audit and Assurance in her ACCA exams. With 190 sitting the exam in Ireland […]

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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 Comments are Disabled

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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