Start-ups

Taste of Dublin: Mama Nagi

Taste of Dublin: Mama Nagi

Mindi Keane, one of the winners of our Taste of Dublin competition and the owner and creative force behind Mama Nagi’s Indian chilli pastes, was born in Uganda and now lives in Knocklyon in Dublin.
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7 steps to total business fitness

7 steps to total business fitness

Dave Mulqueen, from Marino, and James Swan, originally from Santry, opened 'The Edge' personal fitness studio in Clontarf, Dublin 3, in 2009. They now employ seven staff, have launched their own range of health supplements and opened their restaurant, 'Fuel' in 2015.
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‘It started when we bought our first PC’

‘It started when we bought our first PC’

Girls in Tech is now in over 60 cities, worldwide, and has over 50,000 members with a wide range of programs to educate, empower, and engage women in STEM.
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I became a stand-up comedian at 77

I became a stand-up comedian at 77

4 MIN READ You’re never too old to be too old Julie Kertesz believes everyone has a story to tell and not just one story but many. That’s…
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Sealed with a fish

Sealed with a fish

In April 2016, Alan attended the business expo at Wicklow Enterprise Town held in Coláiste Cill Mhantáin to raise the profile of both ‘The Fish Man’ and ‘The Lighthouse’.
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Startup awards 2017: Locks to lockers

Startup awards 2017: Locks to lockers

Stephen and his wife Louise set up Cyc-Lok to create a safe and secure place for cyclists to leave their bike and their belongings – helmet, waterproofs, footwear, bags and gloves - in sturdy individual lockers.
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What to do when somebody else has the same brilliant business idea as you

What to do when somebody else has the same brilliant business idea as you

Intouch.com pictured in Dublin. Photo: Naoise Culhane. (sofa models’ own) 4 MIN READ Imagine that you come up with a great idea for a…
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The tiny (shiny) van that could

The tiny (shiny) van that could

Dominic from Caffe Banba 3 MIN READ Banba’s Crown at Malin Head is as far as north as you can get on the island of Ireland. 40…
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Small company, big stage

Small company, big stage

2 MIN READ Acutrace is a small company based in west Dublin that enables businesses to more precisely measure the energy they use and control the lighting in their…
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