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Retail & Consumer Irish gift guide
December 10 2018

High-Quality Irish products are on everyone’s wish list: 2018 Irish gift guide

By VP of Consumer Goods Catie Riordan Irish products are renowned for their classic craftsmanship and quality. Irish knitwear, tweeds and jewelry have long been sought after for their artistry…
Retail & Consumer
December 5 2018

Catie Riordan on consumer retail trends in the US

Catie Riordan works in the New York office of Enterprise Ireland, the trade and investment agency. Riordan talked to us about her work as a market advisor in the consumer retail…
Construction Walsh Construction
November 28 2018

Irish construction firms set successful foundation at Greenbuild 2018

The Greenbuild International Conference and Expo is one of the largest trade events for sustainable building practices in the world. Greenbuild is presented by the US Green Building Council (USGBC)…
Medtech Operating in the connected health space? You need to connect with Ireland
November 27 2018

Operating in the connected health space? Connect with Ireland

It’s not the hospital that’s at the center of health, it’s the patient. Kevin Ryan, senior development adviser for life sciences at Enterprise Ireland, explains why connected health has the…
Talent Management The gig economy isn’t the future, it’s already here
November 21 2018

The gig economy isn’t the future, it’s already here

Composing short-term, freelance, on-demand, and contingent workers, the gig economy is currently valued at US $3.5 trillion globally, according to Barry Asin, president of San Francisco-based Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). “That puts…
Fintech
November 15 2018

How regtech innovation is lowering costs for financial services

The cost of the governance, risk management and regulatory compliance for financial service companies is estimated to be about 15 percent of the total cost of running a firm. This…
Ireland in the news West Coast Week-Startup to Scale
November 12 2018

Global thought leaders connect at West Coast Week 2018

Last week, Enterprise Ireland, hosted the 2018 edition of West Coast Week, in Dublin, Ireland. This prestigious event connects senior executives from the USA’s Silicon Valley, with Ireland’s leading entrepreneurs…
Tech Ryan Shaughnessy on how he helps US companies source innovative solutions for their challenges
November 6 2018

Helping US companies source innovative solutions for their challenges

We spoke recently with Chicago-based Ryan Shaughnessy, an Enterprise Ireland Market Advisor for the industrial technology sector, to ask about his work in helping US companies source innovative business solutions.…
Ireland Trinity College Dublin produces more venture-backed companies than any other European university
November 1 2018

Trinity College Dublin produces more venture-backed companies than any other European university

Over the last 13 years, graduates from Ireland’s Trinity College Dublin (TCD) have founded more venture-backed companies than graduates from any other university – according to PitchBook’s Universities Report. The PitchBook…
IoT Smart manufacturing revolution overcomes challenges in the age of IIoT
October 30 2018

Smart manufacturing overcomes challenges in the age of industrial IoT

We are now on the cusp of the fourth industrial revolution. The arrival of Industry 4.0, will likely bring about changes every bit as profound for economies and society as…
Medtech
October 25 2018

Four pieces of medical technology you might not know are Irish

Over the past twenty years, Ireland has built a reputation in the medical technology industry as both an innovative partner and base for business. This rapid rise to becoming one…
Construction The National Veterans Memorial and Museum in Columbus, Ohio
October 20 2018

APA Facade Systems designs spectacular aluminum façade systems for new National Veterans Memorial Museum

Established in 1975, APA Facade Systems is a leading manufacturer of high-performance aluminum facade, window and door systems. With offices in Dublin, Leeds, London and one opening soon in Boston,…