PRide After MCE Wins Treble Gold For Special Olympics Ireland LA2015 Campaign

Gabes Consumer

The MCE team’s just about coming back down to earth after last week’s CIPR NI PRide Awards, where we clinched three Gold Awards for our work with Special Olympics Ireland on their Special Olympics World Summer Games (LA2015) campaign. Beating off stiff competition, MCE was named the winner in three hotly contested categories: Best Use of Media Relations; Best Arts, …

Victim Support NI Something to Shout About

Victim Support NI
Something to Shout About

Alastair Luke Events

To mark 35 years of supporting people affected by crime, Victim Support NI hosted a specialist learning event addressing the vulnerability of victim in the Criminal Justice System. The event explored issues including re-victimisation, ground rules hearings and how criminal justice practitioners can ensure they are equipped to best represent vulnerable victims and develop a fair and positive victim experience. …

£30million Investment Announced For Junction One

Gabes Planning

The Lotus Group, owner of Junction One, has announced a £30million investment to reinvigorate the well-known retail destination in Antrim. Once complete, the redevelopment is expected to see a significant number of new and well-known leisure and retail brands set up there for the first time. An Economic Impact Assessment by Oxford Economics has shown that almost 475 new jobs …

Dalradian Announces Pre-application Community Consultation

Gabes Public Affairs

Dalradian Gold Ltd. (Dalradian) has announced further consultations on its plans to build a gold mine in Co. Tyrone. If approved, the project will create over 400 well-paid jobs across a range of skill sets in both the construction and operation phases. To date, the company has invested £56 million into the Curraghinalt Gold Project. Total projected capital investment is …

TEDxStormont is Back!

Gabes Public Affairs

TEDxStormont is back, taking place on Saturday, 17 September from 11am to 3pm at the MAC in Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter. Organised along the theme of “Imagine” and supported by Ulster Bank, the event will feature 12 leading thinkers, innovators, artists, philosophers and entertainers from the UK, Ireland and the United States representing such diverse fields as technology, entertainment, visual and …

FMI Expansion Into Northern Ireland Exceeds Job Creation Targets

Gabes Corporate

Ireland’s leading field management company, FMI, has announced that a year on from its expansion into Northern Ireland it has created 35 positions, nine more than were originally planned for the first twelve months. FMI, which has its headquarters in Dublin, provides services which include direct sales, merchandising, in-store demonstrations, retail auditing and a contact centre solution to clients in …

Revenues Rise For Ardboe Business After Growth Loan Fund Investment

Gabes Corporate

WhiteRock Capital Partners LLP, which is authorised and regulated by the FCA, was established in 2012 to manage the Fund and is owned by a consortium of three partners – WhiteRock Finance Limited, NEL Fund Managers and Clarendon Fund Managers. Companies seeking funding from the Growth Loan Fund must be based in Northern Ireland, demonstrating growth and generally be in …

Riverridge Recycling Gets £10M Equity Investment From BGF

Gabes Corporate

A leading waste management organisation has become the second company in Northern Ireland to secure a major equity investment from BGF (Business Growth Fund), the UK’s most active provider of growth capital to small and mid-sized businesses. RiverRidge Recycling is the largest independent waste management operator in Northern Ireland, treating over 400,000mt of waste each year on behalf of local …

Schools Embark On Minecraft Challenge To Build Sustainable City Quays Hotel

Gabes Corporate

Gilbert-Ash, Belfast Harbour and STEM Aware have today launched a schools’ challenge to design and build a version of the new Marriott Hotel using the globally popular Minecraft game. Working with seven Belfast schools, the initiative is aimed at raising awareness among school children of the wide range of exciting careers open to them within the construction industry. It will …