DROGHEDA DIGITAL HUB GENERATES €3.75 MILLION AND SUPPORTS 78 NEW JOBS, ACCORDING TO A NEW ECONOMIC REPORT FROM VODAFONE IRELAND

Drogheda’s ‘The Mill’ digital hub is home to 33 businesses with net wages of €2M A study by economist Jim Power of Vodafone & SIRO’s national Gigabit Hub Initiative reveals that a digital hub in every county in Ireland could generate over 1,000 new businesses. Study shows creation of smart working opportunities in Ireland regions … Continue reading “DROGHEDA DIGITAL HUB GENERATES €3.75 MILLION AND SUPPORTS 78 NEW JOBS, ACCORDING TO A NEW ECONOMIC REPORT FROM VODAFONE IRELAND”

Building a Lean Startup

Date: Wednesday, 3rd February 2016 Time: 19:00 – 20:30 Admission Free: https://building-lean-startup.eventbrite.ie Have you built a product that someone wants? Launching a new enterprise—whether it’s a tech start-up, a small business, or an initiative within a large corporation—has always been a hit-or-miss proposition. According to the decades-old formula, you write a business plan, pitch it to … Continue reading “Building a Lean Startup”

A great talk on animation from Gary O’Neill

It was a pleasure to meet Gary O’Neill from Zink Films on Thursday, 11 June 2015, who gave us a few tips on how to create animation content, including: – Pre-visual storyboarding – Character design and animation – TV commercials development   We also got a sneak peak at their new project – a cartoon … Continue reading “A great talk on animation from Gary O’Neill”

The final push to get the App up and running

Yesterday marked a significant milestone in the short history of the Accessibility App. A meeting was held with the Head of IT at the Irish Wheelchair Association (IWA). He was very impressed with the App. I am now confident that the App will, in the near future, be endorsed by the IWA for use throughout Ireland. … Continue reading “The final push to get the App up and running”

Innovate Drogheda – Brewing/Distilling

The first event, which focused on the Brewing/Distilling industry, took place on 2nd of October. The evening started with a short talk given by Brendan Matthews, a local historian, who paid particular attention to the history of the Cairnes Brewery. Geoff Fitzpatrick, the founder of the “Jack Cody Brewery” in Drogheda, presented his new business … Continue reading “Innovate Drogheda – Brewing/Distilling”