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Tomas Hayes (Kerry Local Enterprise Office) Jerry Moloney (Enterprise Ireland) Anne Looney (Tralee IT) Francis Fitzgibbon (CEO StoryStock) Brid Mc Elligott (Tralee IT) Shane O Connor (StoryStock) Pierre Leveque (StoryStock) Kieran Murphy (StoryStock) Tadhg Flemming (StoryStock).

Tralee Company Receives Funding From Enterprise Ireland’s Competitive Start Programme

April 18, 2017 at 11:21 am Comments are Disabled

StoryStock.com, a media tech company based in the Tom Crean Centre in the Kerry Technology Park, has been selected as one of only 15 companies nationally from 250 for the Competitive Start Funding programme operated by Enterprise Ireland. StoryStock fended off tough competition from around the Island of Ireland to […]

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CEO at ViClarity, Ogie Sheehy.

Tralee Company Makes Final Six For Prestigious Business Award

April 4, 2017 at 9:47 am Comments are Disabled

To book tickets click here A TRALEE company has made the final six in the All Stars Technology Business Of The Year. ViClarity, a company that provide Risk & Compliance software in the healthcare and financial services sectors  have been nominated for “All Stars Technology Business Of The Year”. The awards […]

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Tom O'Connor and Grace Boyle, AIB, ITT students who organised Recfest Rosie Brown, Lisa O'Mahony, Joe Monaghan and Dale Brosnan with Sarah Leahy and Mary Rose Cantillon, AIB, at Recfest on Abbey Street on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: ‘Recfest’ Brings Employers And Graduates Together

March 24, 2017 at 9:56 am Comments are Disabled

THE first ever ‘recruitment festival’, RecFest, was  held in Tralee yesterday on Abbey Street. Stalls were taken by businesses from all around Kerry lining the pedestrianised way – between Yummy Cafe and the Abbey Inn – including PhoneWatch, The Rose Hotel, Fexco, Oakview Village Childcare and more. Sponsored  by AIB, the event allowed graduates […]

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Doireann Barrett, The Gluten Free Kitchen Company, Maura Sheehy, Maura's Cottage Flowers and Catriona Py Collins, CPC Marketing Consultants at the launch of the Bank of Ireland Enterprise Towns event at the Castle Street on Wednesday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Big Support At Launch Of Bank Of Ireland Enterprise Town Event

March 23, 2017 at 2:08 pm Comments are Disabled

A HUGE crowd turned up in Bank of Ireland, Castle Street on Wednesday night for the launch of Tralee Enterprise Town. The launch, which had Mayor of Tralee, Terry O’Brien in attendance, saw businesses, sports clubs, charities and community organisations from all over the town register to showcase their organisations at […]

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New Appointment At The Rose Hotel

New Appointment At The Rose Hotel

March 22, 2017 at 10:44 am 2 comments

THE Rose Hotel has appointed Madeleine Doyle as Conference and Banqueting Manager. Madeleine has gained valuable experience within Ireland since graduating from the London College of Music and Media with a Diploma in Piano Teaching and Performance 2006. Following this, Madeleine taught piano at The Kingdom Music Academy for six years. […]

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Business, Sport And Community Groups Invited To Launch Of Enterprise Towns Event

Business, Sport And Community Groups Invited To Launch Of Enterprise Towns Event

March 21, 2017 at 1:02 pm Comments are Disabled

A MAJOR event will be held in early May to showcase the town’s businesses, sporting and community groups. The Bank Of Ireland ‘Tralee Enterprise Town Event’ on May 5/6 will see 120 Tralee business stands and 120 Tralee sport and community stands pitch up at the Tralee Sports and Leisure Centre. […]

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At the opening of the new bathroom showroom at Bathrooms 4U Right Price Tiles Centre Manor Mile Height Tralee. Pictured Bathrooms 4U Team Brendan O'Sullivan, Kim Stokes, Alan O'Sullivan, Jacinta McMahon, Jacinta McMahon

Sponsored: How Bathrooms4U Can Create Your Dream Bathroom

February 18, 2017 at 10:03 am Comments are Disabled

MANY people fantasise about making dreams come true without realising that doing so is much easier than we think. Bathrooms4U, located at Right Price Tile Centre at the Mile Height, Tralee,  is a Kerry-based business that specialises in creating dream bathrooms. Alan O’Sullivan is the CEO of the business and he started out […]

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Tralee Man Wins Best Start-Up Award At IBYE Regional Finals

Tralee Man Wins Best Start-Up Award At IBYE Regional Finals

January 24, 2017 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE man won a top prize at a regional final of Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur (IBYE) competition yesterday. Derek Counihan, age 32 from Tralee,  founder of Harpoon which is based in HQ Tralee, won the Best Start-Up Award at the Mid West Finals of Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur 2017 held in Bunratty Castle Hotel. This […]

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Repro Free: 5th January 2017. Picture Jason Clarke.

Cantillon Conference 2017 To Take Place In Rose Hotel

January 17, 2017 at 12:44 pm Comments are Disabled

  FEXCO – one of the world’s leading independent financial technology providers –  recently launched the Cantillon 2017, Ireland’s only one-day, financial technology (fintech) discussion forum which takes place in Tralee. ‘Building Borderless Business’ is the theme of the Cantillon Conference which is coordinated by the IT Tralee and takes […]

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New Car Sales In Kerry Last Year Were Highest Since 2008

New Car Sales In Kerry Last Year Were Highest Since 2008

January 3, 2017 at 12:27 pm Comments are Disabled

NEW car sales in Kerry increased by almost a fifth in 2016 on the previous year according to statistics released today by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). Kerry had 3,228 new registrations last year compared to 2,696 in 2015, a rise of 19.73%. Official statistics released today by […]

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Kieran Corcoran and Majella Kelly of Corcoran's Furniture and Carpets at the opening of the superstore in Manor Park on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Corcoran’s New Superstore Opens In Manor Park

December 29, 2016 at 11:41 am Comments are Disabled

OVER €2500 worth of prizes were given away to patrons who visited Corcoran’s Furniture & Carpets New Superstore Grand Opening in Manor Park, Tralee on December 27. Corcoran’s Furniture & Carpets new 20,000 sq ft Superstore Manor Park, Tralee opened in fine style on Tuesday as they launched their biggest ever New […]

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Bank of Ireland staff are pictured at the single biggest Give Together Volunteer Day on November 30th where colleagues from across the country came together to volunteer in charity shops and warehouses for the bank’s flagship charity partners.

Kerry Charities And Community Groups Receive Over €51,000 From Bank Of Ireland Initiative

December 20, 2016 at 11:18 am Comments are Disabled

BANK of Ireland staff raised over €51,000 for charitable causes in Kerry in 2016 through the bank’s flagship charity and community initiative, Give Together. The charity programme gives Bank of Ireland staff throughout Ireland the chance to lend support to their chosen charities or causes through fundraising and volunteering. Four flagship charities; […]

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New Coffee House At Manor Creates Eleven Jobs

New Coffee House At Manor Creates Eleven Jobs

December 8, 2016 at 4:16 pm Comments are Disabled

A NEW business at Manor East has just opened creating 11 new full-time and part-time jobs. The Bookshelf Coffee House, located where The Streat (later known as Counter) cafe used to operate, started serving customers on Wednesday. The business is owned and run by the mother and son team of Anne […]

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Picture by Shane O'Neill / Copyright Fennell Photography 2014.

Whiskey Company Looks For Kerry Graduates To Become Jameson Ambassadors

December 7, 2016 at 5:02 pm Comments are Disabled

IRISH Distillers is calling on applicants from Kerry to join the Jameson International Graduate Programme and realise their potential while helping grow one of Ireland’s best known brands. The company is looking for graduates from Kerry to follow in the footsteps of Conor Breen from Tralee, who is currently a Jameson Brand […]

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at the Lab On The Go presentation at AIB on Monday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Sponsored: AIB Unlocks The Power Of Digital For Businesses

December 1, 2016 at 1:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Sponsored STUDENTS and businesses learned about the latest developments in banking technology through its ‘Lab On The Go’ showcase which visited town this week. The AIB ‘Lab on the Go’ was in the Castle Street branch on Monday and Tuesday, fresh from its stints at Skibbereen Digital Week and the National Ploughing […]

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Tralee Hotels Feature In Trivago Awards 2017

Tralee Hotels Feature In Trivago Awards 2017

November 15, 2016 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE hotels and B&Bs have featured in the annual Trivago awards. Using over 175 million aggregated hotel reviews and semantic analysis, Trivago determined the best-rated hotels in Ireland across eight different categories. The Ashe Hotel (91.10 rating) makes the Best 3-star hotels in Ireland Top 10 in third place. Killeen House, […]

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New Jobs To Be Created As Company Moves To Manor West

New Jobs To Be Created As Company Moves To Manor West

November 3, 2016 at 2:37 pm 1 comment

A COMPANY is to move from its town centre base to Manor West Retail Park and create new jobs as it expands. Corcoran’s Furniture and Carpets Ltd is to open a new superstore in at the retail park before Christmas. Managing Director of Corcoran’s Furniture and Carpets Ltd, Kieran Corcoran, revealed […]

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Tralee Business Nominated In Irish Auto Trade Awards

Tralee Business Nominated In Irish Auto Trade Awards

October 10, 2016 at 10:47 am Comments are Disabled

TOP Part in Tralee has been shortlisted for the prestigious Irish Auto Trade Awards 2017. Taking place in Citywest Hotel in Dublin on Saturday, October 22, the awards are a celebration of excellence in the Irish auto trade in Ireland, a sector that accounts for over 35,000 jobs. Top Part based […]

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Event To Be Held In Kerry To Mark National Women’s Enterprise Day

Event To Be Held In Kerry To Mark National Women’s Enterprise Day

September 19, 2016 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

AN event will take place in Killarney next month to mark National Women’s Enterprise Day. The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Ms. Mary Mitchell O’ Connor T.D.  launched the full programme of events to mark the 10th annual National Women’s Enterprise Day, which is being organised by the Local Enterprise […]

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Katie Gwis of K & T Bakery and Restaurant (Kerry) who won second prize for winning growth strategy which has seen her business create 15 jobs, through her bakery, café and restaurant in Cahirsiveen. Pic Barry Cronin

Kerry Business Comes Second In National Enterprise Awards Final

September 16, 2016 at 5:40 pm Comments are Disabled

A CAHERSIVEEN-BASED couple came second at the inaugural ILDN Local Development Enterprise Awards this week in Dublin. Katie and Tomasz Gwis of K & T Bakery and Restaurant won second prize for winning growth strategy which has seen their business create 15 jobs, through their bakery, café and restaurant in Cahersiveen. Derek Walker […]

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Kerry Hairdresser Comes Fourth At Prestigious European Championships Event

Kerry Hairdresser Comes Fourth At Prestigious European Championships Event

September 15, 2016 at 10:54 am Comments are Disabled

A HAIRDRESSER with salons in Tralee and Castlegregory has come fourth in a prestigious international hairdressing championships. Cathriona Rohan, of Cathrionas Hair Salon at Mary Street, Tralee, has been recognised internationally as she and her team nabbed 4th place is the OMC European Hairdressing Championships. The awards, which are supported by the […]

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Acorns Seminar at Portlaoise Heritage Hotel

Kerry’s Female Entrepreneurs Wanted For ACORNS Programme

September 5, 2016 at 12:15 pm Comments are Disabled

AN initiative aimed at early stage rural based entrepreneurs is looking for Kerry-based female entrepreneurs to apply for a programme which has already helped Kerry businesswomen. The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD welcomed the launch of the second year of “ACORNS”, a six month part time development programme for […]

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Elaine Tierney, Caroline Sugrue, Siobhan Horgan AIB and Breda Dyland at the International Business Women’s Conference in the Brandon Hotel on Monday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tánaiste Joins Leading Business Women At Major Conference In The Brandon

August 23, 2016 at 1:21 pm Comments are Disabled

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… THE  International Business Women’s Conference in conjunction with the Rose of Tralee International Festival was held on Monday in the Brandon Hotel and it was another great success. In its second year, the event gathered […]

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Launching the International Women's Conference in Tralee were, from left: Elaine Tierney, Sarah o'Regan, Eddie Bowler, Oonagh Harrington, Elysha Brennan (Rose of Tralee) and Joe Shanahan (Manager of AIB Tralee Branch). Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Rose Helps Promote International Business Women’s Conference During Festival

August 11, 2016 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

THE International Business Women’s Conference to be held in conjunction with the Rose of Tralee international Festival will take place on Monday, August 22 in the Brandon Hotel and there is still time to register. Rose of Tralee, Elysha Brennan, called to sponsors AIB at their Castle Street branch to help promote the event […]

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Up To Ten People To Be Employed At New French Restaurant In Town

Up To Ten People To Be Employed At New French Restaurant In Town

August 2, 2016 at 4:20 pm Comments are Disabled

A NEW restaurant will create up to 10 full-time and part-time jobs when it opens in town this Friday. Le Rustique is to serve French cuisine and is located at a premises on Princes Street, where a number of restaurants have operated in the past. The premises has been vacant for […]

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Here’s How Much Property Was Sold In The Tralee Area In June

Here’s How Much Property Was Sold In The Tralee Area In June

August 1, 2016 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was considerable activity on the residential market in the month of June around town where almost €2.5m of property was sold. According to the latest data from the Property Price Register, the 22 properties sold fetched a total of €2,480,500. There were 116 properties sold in Kerry during the month […]

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The Kerry Protestant Hall on Ashe Street. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

A Historical Building On Ashe Street Has Been Sold

July 23, 2016 at 10:56 am 1 comment

THE Kerry Protestant Hall building on Ashe Street has been sold. The KPH building, located directly across the street from the Courthouse, was built in the 1860s. One of the structure’s most eye-catching features is the clock that hangs over the entrance. The sale went through in recent months to a Cork businessman. Just last week, […]

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New Asian Restaurant To Create 20 Jobs In Tralee Town Centre

New Asian Restaurant To Create 20 Jobs In Tralee Town Centre

July 6, 2016 at 3:33 pm Comments are Disabled

UP to 20 jobs are to be created when a new restaurant opens in Tralee town centre early next month. Lana Asian Street Food, which has a restaurant in Galway and two in Limerick, is opening at a premises in Ashe Street which was previously The Dragon Inn and later the Royal Palace Chinese restaurants. Area manager, […]

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Pictured at the launch of the Enterprise Ireland International Business Women’s Conference are Rose of Tralee, Elysha Brennan, Enterprise Ireland CEO, Julie Sinnamon, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor and Head of Business Banking at AIB, Catherine Moroney. Credit Gary O' Neill

Major International Business Women’s Conference For Rose Of Tralee Festival

June 23, 2016 at 12:09 pm Comments are Disabled

ENTERPRISE Ireland this morning launched the International Business Women’s Conference to be held in conjunction with the Rose of Tralee international Festival on Monday August 22 in the Brandon Hotel. In its second year, the event gathers leaders from across the business and entrepreneurial spectrum to celebrate the business achievements and […]

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Pictured L-R Nicola O'Sullivan, The Saoirse Foundation, Fiona Leahy, Kerry LEO and Rebecca Kemp, Rose of Tralee Festival.Pic Arthur Ellis

PHOTOS: Kerry Women In Business Attend Networking Event In Clare

April 22, 2016 at 4:05 pm Comments are Disabled

A NUMBER of women from Kerry businesses were present for a special event in Clare yesterday. The Regional Women in Business Network 2016 took place on April 21 at Bunratty Castle Hotel was organized by Local Enterprise Offices Kerry, Clare, Limerick, Tipperary and Cork North and West. The event provided […]

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