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Red Business

Red Business – doTERRA, Carol Deasy, The Rochestown Park Hotel, Power & Energy Conference

On this week’s Red Business podcast…
doTERRA explains why they chose Cork as the location for the essential oil company’s first manufacturing facility outside of the US
Occupational Health Physiotherapist and Ergonomist Carol Deasy talks about working outside in the sun – as well as her Network Cork award
And we hear about the Power & Energy Conference which takes place at The Rochestown Park Hotel


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Red Business – With Karen Cottrell, Jason Whelan & Dorothy O’Tuama

On this week’s Red Business podcast

Karen Cottrell from Cape Clear Ferries – which carries thousands of passengers every year – discusses the summer schedule and a new addition to its fleet.

Jason Whelan, Head of Product at Multitrip.com tells us about the importance of booking travel insurance when you’re booking your holiday

And you can now get a tour of a Buffalo Farm in Macroom, thanks to tour guide and chef extraordinaire Dorothy O’Tuama, she tells us all about it.


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Red Business – Alan Craughwell from Assistiv, Sharon Morrissey of Conflict Clarity, Robotic Process Automation

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

Alan Craughwell talks about Assistiv, the start-up supporting people with disabilities and enhancing workplace accessibility

We hear about Robotic Process Automation and how companies in Cork can benefit from a new remote course on the subject

And Sharon Morrissey of Conflict Clarity has advice on how we can resolve workplace conflicts


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Red Business – ePower, Gillian McGrath, Clayton Hotel TechFest 2023

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

Cork company ePower installs 90 electric vehicle chargers in 13 hotels nationwide
Gillian McGrath of Change Grow Succeed talks about business coaching for International Coaching Week
And Tech Industry Alliance is getting ready for TechFest 2023 in the Clayton Hotel, Cork City


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Red Business – BioMarin’s Expansion, Maria Mackey, John Kidney

On this week’s Red Business podcast…
BioMarin is expanding its manufacturing facility in Shanbally
Interior designer Maura Mackey talks about staging your home before putting it on the market
And John Kidney of Ballycotton Sea Adventures and Ballycotton Sea Church talks about a boost in visitor numbers to the East Cork


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Red Business – Ruth Fuller, Sinead O’Riordan, Liz Gavin

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

Excitement is building ahead of the 21st annual Cork Simon Ball and voluntary Chair Ruth Fuller has all the details

Sinead O’Riordan of the Innovation Exchange talks about their latest partnership with The Ludgate Hub

And Liz Gavin of EUR Digital Village explains how they help businesses make successful applications for EU funding


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Red Business – Cork Simon Ball, Ludgate Hub & Applications for EU funding

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

Excitement is building ahead of the 21st annual Cork Simon Ball and voluntary Chair Ruth Fuller has all the details

Sinead O’Riordan of the Innovation Exchange talks about their latest partnership with The Ludgate Hub

And Liz Gavin of EUR Digital Village explains how they help businesses make successful applications for EU funding


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Episode 278 – The Ballymaloe May Fair, What If? Safety Courses, N.I.C.E Italian Film Festival

On this week’s Red Business podcast…
Preparations are underway for the Ballymaloe May Fair and Bree Allen has all the details
What If? is a new personal safety and training course for employees across all sectors
And the N.I.C.E. Italian Film Festival opens in Cork on April 20th


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Episode 277 – Shandon Sweets’ Tony Linehan, Mortgage Coach Joey Sheehan, aNuMe aesthetic treatments

On this week’s Red Business podcast

Tony Linehan of Shandon Sweets talking about the tradition of making sweets in Cork

The Mortgage Coach Joey Sheehan has all the latest on the mortgage sector

And aNuMe Medical clinic offers bespoke wellness and aesthetic treatments


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Episode 276 – Keepers Heart, Compucal & Bezateli

On this week’s Red Business podcast

Keepers Heart – The American whiskey with an Irish flavour that’s coming to shelves in this country

Donal Sullivan from Compucal on bringing business people on their AI tech journey

And Bezateli – the new sportswear range designed to suit new mothers


RedBusiness with Jonathan Healy

Episode 275 – Great Island Films, Sensory-inclusive Hair Salon, Patch & Visit Cork

On this week’s Red Business podcast…
New TV production company Great Island aims to create jobs and original content in Cork and the Munster region and bring it to a global audience.
Emma Connolly talks about her sensory-inclusive hair salon in Clonakilty, Flourish & Be.
20-year old Jack O’Regan Kenny is the new Managing Director of Patch.
And Head of Visit Cork, Seamus Heany, talks about the upcoming business tourism showcase, Keep Cork Meeting.

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Episode 274 – Cork City FC, The Yoga Tree & Finance Planning

On this week’s Red Business podcast…
The new Cork City FC owner, Dermot Usher, talks about plans for the club and a new events package aimed at companies.
Hazel Buckley, The Yoga Tree, launches an app to help people do yoga from their own home.
And John O’Driscoll, Managing Director, Blueprint Financial Planning, explains why younger people need to start planning their finances.

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Episode 273 – St Patrick’s Day Special

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

It’s a special one this weekend as Cork gears up for the biggest ever St Patrick’s Day parade and St Patrick’s Festival.

Jonathan talks to Deirdre Cole of Fáilte Ireland about the economic value of St Patrick’s Day festivities.

Trish Murphy, Events Manager Cork City Council, has all the details of what’s happening.

And Aisling McGallion, General Manager Cork Community Artlink, talks about their spectacular float – The Blackpool Express.


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Episode 272 – Legit Fit, Trigon Hotels & Local Enterprise Week

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

Ryan O’Neill of Legit Fit talk about their recent win at the Cork Chamber Awards and plans for the business as it continues to grow.

Aaron Mansworth of Trigon Hotels praises their team members after winning Best Large Company at the CBA Awards.

And Local Enterprise Week 2023 kicks off on March 6th – Jonathan catches up with Dr Niall O’Keeffe of Local Enterprise Office, Cork City and guest speakers Renata De Godoy Bertrand of Golden Bites and Retail Strategist Miriam Simon.


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Episode 271 – Minister Simon Coveney

After thousands of tech workers lost their jobs in recent weeks, there are fears over the viability of Ireland’s tech sector.

Minister @SimonCoveney has been visiting with the big players in Silicon Valley this week.

In an exclusive interview with @JonathanHealy’s #RedBusiness, he explains why he’s less concerned about the recent announcements than he was.


RedBusiness with Jonathan Healy

Episode 270 – Nano Nagle Place, Storytelling for Businesses & Canon Business Centre Munster

On this week’s Red Business podcast…
Jonathan Healy catches up with the new CEO of Nano Nagle Place, John Smith, who talks about plans for the centre and his own incredible career to date.
Consultant Trisha Norton explains why storytelling is important for businesses.
And CEO of Cantec Group, Greg Tuohy, talks about their partnership with Canon Ireland which has lead to the new Canon Business Centre Munster in Cork.

RedBusiness with Jonathan Healy

Episode 269 – Atlantia Food Clinical Trials, Travel Awakens, Cork City Marathon & Sibley Food Co

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

Atlantia Food Clinical Trials co-founder Andrea Doolan talks about building a successful business and plans for expansion

Sonia Cruz of Travel Awakens helps people who want to relocate to another country

Cork City Marathon is back and includes a new 10K race as Race Project Manager Julie Sebode explains

And Mathew Collins of Sibley Food Co was one of the winners of Grow with Aldi last year and talks about how it helped his business


RedBusiness with Jonathan Healy

Episode 268 – RedFM 21st Birthday Special

We are delighted to share with you RedFM’s video podcast of Red Business to celebrate 21 years of Cork’s RedFM. This week’s guests include RedFM’s sales director Grainne Murnane, along with our panel Mark Hopkins from Hopkins Communications, Shanti McNulty from Greenhouse and Bill Cremin from Cool Running Events.


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Episode 267 – Best Pub in Ireland, Golden Apple Training, Style Coach Sharon Huggard & Cork BIC

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

Cronin’s Pub is named Best Pub in Ireland by the Georgina Campbell guide annual hospitality awards

Eleanor O’Kelly Lynch talks about setting up sales training consultancy firm Golden Apple Training as well as writing a new novel

The Style Coach Sharon Huggard explains why your clothes can boost your self-confidence

And Larry O’Donoghue is the new CEO of Cork BIC, a company that helps start-ups navigate the many challenges facing new businesses


RedBusiness with Jonathan Healy

Episode 266 – Cyber Security, My Mental Fitness & Decluttering Your Home

On this week’s Red Business podcast

@jonathanhealy catches up with Ronan Murphy of @smarttech247 about cyber security in 2023

Colin Gayer of My Mental Fitness talks about why he has no scales or mirrors in his gym

And if you need to get rid of all that clutter from your home then Anne Marie Kingston of White Sage Decluttering is on hand to help


RedBusiness with Jonathan Healy

Episode 265 – Finance Minister Michael McGrath, Future Challenges for the Government & the Future of Cork’s Economy

On the last episode of Red Business for 2022…

Jonathan is joined by the new Finance Minister @mmcgrathtd .

He talks about progressing from Financial Controller at Cork’s RedFM to Minister for Finance.

The challenges ahead for the Government in 2022 including climate change and housing.

And the future of Cork’s economy – and what’s happening with the much-delayed events centre.


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Episode 264 – Conference Cork, Nexalus Cooling & Network Ireland’s 40th Anniversary

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

@Failte_Ireland seek conference ambassadors in Cork for 2023 and Evelyn O’Sullivan of @Conference_Cork & @DrJennyButler have all the details

New company @NexalusCooling announces a partnership with @DellTech

And new President of @NetworkCork @IngridSeim talks about an exciting year ahead as @Network_Ireland celebrates its 40th anniversary


Red Business with Jonathan Healy

Episode 263 – Glow Cork, Health 4 U Cork & Four-day Working Week

On this week’s Red Business podcast….

 

We’re going a bit Christmas mad this week 🎅🏼

 

John Hayes of @corkcitycouncil tells us all about @GlowCork, the importance of #shoplocal and how the city is embracing Christmas.

 

After the over-indulgences of Christmas, people start thinking about a New Year, New You – and Sinead O’Flynn of @health4ucork has some advice on that.

 

And does a four-day working week really work? @sweeneysols gives it the thumbs up.


Red Business with Jonathan Healy

Episode 262 – QR Codes on Gravestones, Ivy’s Attic Jewellery & Alpha Wealth Cork

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

Co-founder of @thestoryof_io, Judie Russell, explains how people can tell the stories of loved ones via QR Codes on gravestones

Supporting local this Christmas is important for small businesses like @ivysatticjewellery

And CEO of @Alphawealthcork Nick Charalambous talks about how to manage our finances as well as his hopes for expansion of the business next year


Red Business with Jonathan Healy

Episode 261 – Alpine Skate Trail, New Home Blood Test, Bbcs Beacon & The VQ Cork

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

@alpinetrail1 is back but this time the ice skate trail is powered by HVO fuel making it more environmentally friendly

Founder of @wildatlantic_ Jonathan Amm talks about a new home blood test to detect potential health issues

And if you need to make a business plan for the year ahead but can’t face it then @BbcsBeacon might be able to help

And a business plan for 2023 has been launched for @The_VQ_Cork


Red Business with Jonathan Healy

Episode 260 – Cost of Heating, A Better Workday & Casey’s Furniture Christmas Window

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

Worried about the cost of heating? @mikejcody explains how e-volv.ie can help

The Office v’s Home – @niamhbradycoach of A Better Workday discusses the pro’s and con’s of the return to the office

And @CaseysFurniture’s iconic Christmas window is back


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Episode 259 – Free Range Turkeys, Wizard and Grace & Imperial Cork

On this week’s Red Business podcast…

Denise Healy of https://www.healysfreerangeturkeys.ie/ talks about the busiest time of the year as well as the fears around avian flu

Leaving a steady income to go solo, Paula McGovern is all fired up by her candle business @wizardandgrace

And @ImperialCork invests in a green programme which is already reaping benefits for the hotel


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Episode 258 – Lishh Cafe Egg Bar, Perfect Business Pitch, Volunteer Youth Club & Cxv Global

On this week’s Red Business podcast..

Serving De-LISHH-ous food everyday, Jonathan Sheehan of @lishhcafecatering expands with an egg bar in the Marina Market

Getting the perfect business pitch with Fiona Walsh of @Fiona_Imagine

@CorkETB launches a major recruitment drive for the Volunteer Youth Club sector

And Cork-based company @CxvGlobal announces major partnership in the US


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Episode 257 – Gym+Coffee, Zero Waste Weddings & EPS Water

On this week’s Red Business podcast..

 

Niall Horgan of @gympluscoffee talks about expansion plans and a massive warehouse event in Cork.

Caterer orla_mcandrew_food is changing the way events manage their food with her Zero Waste Weddings business.

And the Deloitte Family Business of the Year @EPSWater is expanding into data centres in Europe.


RedBusiness with Jonathan Healy

Episode 256 – Follain Jams, Pumpkin Picking & Cork Jazz Festival

On this week’s Red Business podcast:

From humble beginnings to one of the market leaders in jam making – @FollainJams talks about the secret to their success

Pumpkin picking is big business for Halloween and Sandra Burns of joes_farm_crisps is getting in on the action

And Roger Russell @MetropoleCork welcomes the full return of the @corkjazzfest which swings into action over the October Bank Holiday weekend


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Episode 255 – GROUND Wellbeing, Liss Ard Estate & MentorsWork

On this week’s Red Business

Breaking ground in North America – Cork’s Spa Queen @PeiginCrowley talks about exciting new developments for GROUND Wellbeing

@LissArdEstate redefines remote working with the launch of a new programme in beautiful surrounds in west Cork

And MentorsWork is offering struggling businesses a life line and Kate Gaffney of www.superstarstageschool.com and Muin Education tells Jonathan how it helped her


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Episode 254 – Allied Healthcare, Cork Airport & Company of the Year Awards

On this week’s Red Business

The Cork company @GabadooPlatform blazing a trail in allied healthcare

Winter is really taking off @CorkAirport – Barry Holland joins Jonathan to give us the details

And we’ll get the lowdown on the Company of the Year Awards from @CorkChamber and Conor Healy


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Episode 253 – Pure Ocean Algae, Iconic Offices & Sharp by Trisha Lewis

On this week’s Red Business

Jonathan gets schooled on seaweed with Michael O’Neill of pureoceanalgae.ie

Jason Sleator of @iconicoffices tells us all about the company’s new Cork workspace

And @trishas.transformation gets the podcast’s first mention of Christmas this year as she talks about her new business @sharpbytrishalewis


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Episode 252 – Credit Union, Marketing Institute of Ireland, Drink Spiking & First Time House Buyers

On this week’s Red Business

Are you switching your current account to the credit union? Thousands of people are, and Roy McKnight of @DCU1964 can tell us more

The Marketing Institute of Ireland’s Cork branch is getting back to in-person events this month and talking disruptor brands – we get the details from @miicork

We talk to @_NeutraPharma – The Cork company offering a product to detect drink spiking

And @JVMurphyandSons joins us with some straight talking advice for first time house buyers


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Episode 251 – Wind Energy, Off Beat Donuts, Ealana James

On this week’s Red Business: The potential for Cork of wind energy is laid out in a new report from Wind Energy Ireland.We check in with Off Beat Donuts about their arrival in Cork – the company’s very first store outside of Dublin. And we hear from Ealana James about the business of digital art and her plans for a stint at the Marina Market

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Episode 250 – Oak Fire Pizza, The Viaduct & Fota Wildlife Park

On this week’s Red Business:

 

The story of how Oak Fire Pizza grew through the pandemic and now has six outlets across the city and county

 

New jobs and a new lease of life for The Viaduct with Brian Bowler of Cliste Hospitality

 

And we hear how the team Fota Wildlife Park is roaring into the autumn with a new lion in residence and big building plans

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Red Business – Future Forests, Cork Chamber & Cork History Tours

On this week’s Red Business:

 

Matt Keane from Future Forests talks to us about the changing realities for plants in our gardens

 

We hear about the top budget issues for Cork Chamber with Rory Kelleher

 

And we check out one of the newest history tours in Cork with Sean Houlihan (insta) @warofindependencetourcorkcity

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Episode 248 – Cork Jazz Festival, Everyman Cork, Connect Mor & Firkail

On this week’s Red Business:

 

The countdown is officially on to this year’s Cork Jazz Festival – we get the low down on what to expect

 

We talk to Everyman Cork to hear how their hard work paid off in 2021, despite restrictions

 

James Flynn from Connect Mor tells us about the benefits of the Teamwork Catalyst programme at Republic Of Work.

 

And we talk to the Kinsale sisters working to promote sustainable fashion with organic hemp cotton Firkail Kinsale.

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Red Business – Episode 247, Cork City FC, TRANSLIT, Cork Craft & Design

On this week’s Red Business

 

Kicking us off after our summer break, Paul Deasy from Cork City FC talks sponsorship, the Junior Academy and the amazing loyalty at the Shed End.

 

Alex Chernenko from Translit on this team’s latest effort to help refugees from Ukraine and boost the number of community interpreters in Ireland.

 

And Enid Conway from Cork Craft & Design tells us what to watch out for in the final days of #CorkCraftMonth22.

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Red Business Episode 247 – Rebel City Distillery, Republic Of Work, Marina Market, Crann Centre

On this week’s jam-packed Red Business
Robert and Bhagya from Rebel City Distillery tell us about opening their doors to the public and distilling the only Irish-made absinthe.
You can now get free visits to work hubs like Republic Of Work – Eshna Gogia has the lowdown.
Eoin Derham tells Jonathan about nurturing entrepreneurs of the future at Marina Market Cork .
And we check in with Padraig Mallon from Crann Centre on their hugely successful Walk n Roll.

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Red Business Episode 246 – Vintage Tea Tours, Happy Feet Reflexology, Business Plus Magazine

On this week’s Red Business

 

All aboard as Vintage Tea Tours returns with its double decker treats to Cork – Ciara McCaughey has the details

 

Anita Siegl of Happy Feet Reflexology Cork on having to pivot a business that’s just a few weeks’ old and looking after clients in a stressful time for everyone

 

And Editor of Business Plus Magazine Nick Mulcahy has been ranking the Top 50 indigenous companies in Cork – he’s with us to spill the details

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Red Business – Episode 245 – Echo Live, Little Bliss By Anna and Ballymaloe House

On this week’s Red Business

 

Looking well for 130 – Editor of Echo Live Cork Maurice Gubbins drops in for a chat

 

Anna Daly tells Jonathan all about her ethical fashion line Little Bliss By Anna and the lessons she’s learning along the way

 

And hear all about the fabulous outdoor heated pool that’s open once again Ballymaloe House.

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Red Business Episode – 244 Cork Week, Fota Island and Cope Foundation

We get the lowdown on the return of the fantastic Cork Week next month

 

There’s exciting 5 star news for the lodges at Fota Island so Resort General Manager John O’Flynn pops in for a chat

 

And stay tuned to hear the details of an opportunity to start your career with Cope Foundation.

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Red Business- Episode 243- Quay Co-op Cork General Manager Simon Tiptarf, Kieran McAuliffe of Provest and the team behind Atlantic Flight

On this week’s Red Business

Join us in wishing
@quaycoopcork a happy fortieth birthday as we catch up with General Manager Simon Tiptaft

Have you a handle
on your finances? We get an expert’s take from Kieran McAuliffe of Provest

And getting careers
ready for take off – Jonathan meets the team behind @AtlanticFlight


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Red Business – Episode 242 – Smugglers Cove, Rose Clinic and Asia Matters

On this weeks Episode of the Red Business Podcast, Jonathan speaks to Geoff Wycherley of Smugglers Cove, takes us tubing and tells us about his plans for the summer season.
We hear from Mairead Cheevers of  Rose Clinic about the self-referring service the business has just launched.
And could your Cork business be doing business with Asia? Martin Murray of asiamatters_biz/ tells us about the opportunities his organisation sees for the future.

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Red Business – Episode 241 – Cork Carnival of Science, Cork Tech Fest and female business leaders in Cork

On this week’s Red Business

We’ll hear about the drive to promote STEM at the incredible Cork Carnival of Science, with Mervyn Horgan of Lifetime Lab and Mary Walsh of Cork City Council.

William Dalton of IT Cork on why Cork is so attractive to the cybersecurity industry as his organisation gears up for a jam packed #corktechfest this week

And showcasing female business leaders in Cork – in person once again – with Maria Desmond of Network Cork and Gina London


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Red Business – Episode 240 – Live at the Marquee, Golden Bites and the Italian Film Festival

On this week’s Red Business

Peter Aiken of Aiken Promotions tells us about bringing Live at the Marquee back for 2022

We talk to the owner of Cork’s newest Brazilian snack house, Golden Bites

And we get the lowdown on the latest film event to arrive Leeside – the Italian Film Festival!


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Red Business – Episode 239 – Cork Chamber, Cork Midsummer Festival and Cork ETB

On this week’s Red Business, we go behind the scenes at the Cork Chamber dinner and hear from its President Paula Cogan about the atmosphere in the business community,
Director of Cork Midsummer Festival Lorraine Maye fills us in on their first fully live line-up in three years snd what exactly is Cork College of FET John Fitzgibbons of Cork ETB tells us all about it.
Also – stay tuned to hear who the winners on the night were at the Cork Company of the Year Awards!

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Red Business – Episode 238 – Sheena’s Boutique, IGNITE UCC and Cork Credit Unions

We’ve a show packed with winners for you –

Sheena McCarthy from Sheena’s Boutique tells us about her win at the Cork Business Association Awards

The latest winners from the IGNITE UCC programme speak to us from their award ceremony

And if you’re switching current accounts, Gary Hanrahan tells us about the Cork Credit Unions who want your custom


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Red Business – Episode 237 – MDM Solicitors, Port of Cork, Masseytown Rotisserie Deli & Too Good To Go

On this week’s Red Business – Carrie McDermott from MDM Solicitors on the impact of new guidelines on personal injury awards

Cruising into Cork – we hear from Conor Mowlds of Port of Cork on the traffic heading our way

And the app that’s arrived in Cork to save you money and fight food waste, with Tom Creedon of Masseytown Rotisserie Deli and Jamie Crummie of Too Good To Go


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Red Business Episode 236 – Clonakilty Distillery, Babyboo.ie and Cork Rooftop Farm

On this week’s Red Business with Jonathan Healy –

Denis O’Flynn tells us about the Clonakilty Distillery winning ways and exciting projects

Babyboo.ie  have sold their one millionth bandana bib – co-founder Vicki O’Callaghan tells us what’s next for her start-up

And how a lockdown pastime became a real life start-up – Brian McCarthy from www.instagram.com/corkrooftopfarm/ tells us they’re hiring!

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Red Business – Episode 235 – M20 Corridor, VetCon Ireland, MaREI Centre & STEM South West

On this week’s packed Red Business with Jonathan Healy:

Cork Chamber President Paula Cogan gives us her verdict on the N/M20 proposed route corridor

The country’s vets will be flocking to Cork this month for VetConIreland – Cathal O’Sé has the details

The award-winning Dr Paul Deane from MaREIcentre at UCC talks sustainable energy

And if you’re planning your career, stay tuned to hear Susan Hayes talk about the exciting STEM South West Expo coming up this week #STEMSW2022


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Red Business with Ibec – Episode 234 – Badly Made Books, Gateway UCC & refurbed

On this week’s Red Business with IBEC:

Sean O’Sullivan from Badly Made Books gives us the lowdown on his award-winning business

Gateway UCC is celebrating its 10th birthday! Myriam Cronin joins us to talk about the programme’s successes and the latest award winners

While Padraig Power from refurbed tells us how the company is working to offset its CO2 emissions with Reforest Nation