Cinemagic’s Exciting New Feature Film ‘Grace and Goliath’ To Have World Premiere In Belfast

Kirsty Winter Blog

The world premiere of Cinemagic’s new feature film Grace and Goliath will take place on Tuesday 2 October 2018 at Odyssey Cinemas, Belfast, featuring a dazzling cameo appearance from MCE’s very own Managing Director, Paul McErlean. The premiere will mark the official launch of this year’s Cinemagic Film Festival in Belfast, the largest film and television festival designed for, and …

Ambitious Businesses Urged To Enter Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Ambitious companies in Northern Ireland have just one week left to apply for this year’s Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards Programme, which is run in association with Bank of Ireland. The programme showcases the success of indigenous companies and recognises the contribution they make to the all-island economy. The network of Best Managed Companies developed over the last decade now …

Film project celebrates Belfast’s energy, spirit and pride

Kirsty Winter Consumer

A film project celebrating Belfast and its people will be unveiled as part of the city’s Culture Night celebrations later today. Earlier this month, hundreds of volunteers from across Belfast came together for a secret filming project in the Titanic Quarter. Tonight the short film they helped to create will be shown at Culture Night – Belfast’s biggest annual cultural …

A lunch fit for a king

Ines Metelo Events

On Friday 14th September the Saffron Business Forum hosted their annual fundraising luncheon event in the Crowne Plaza Belfast, kindly supported by Tughans. Following a very successful and memorable event in 2017 which raised an admirable amount of money for Gaelic Games in Antrim and featured special guest AP Mc Coy, the 2018 event had a lot to live up …

Hospitality Ulster Launches Search for Northern Ireland’s Top 100 Hospitality Businesses Awards

Kirsty Winter Consumer

The search to find Northern Ireland’s top hospitality hot spots is under way as Hospitality Ulster launches its second annual Top 100 Hospitality Businesses awards for 2019. Building on the success of the inaugural Top 100 Hospitality Businesses in February, the awards will shine the spotlight on Northern Ireland hospitality at its best. From Michelin starred restaurants and five-star hotels …

Staff Education Key To Significantly Reducing Risk Of Cyber Security Breaches

Staff Education Key To Reducing Cyber Security Breaches

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Staff education and board level oversight are essential if companies are to effectively deal with the growing risk of cyber security breaches and attacks, a business breakfast event organised by Danske Bank was told today. Around 120 local business people met at the Galgorm Resort & Spa in Ballymena for the first in a series of Danske Advantage cyber security …

Propel Start-Ups Pitch For £20,000 Investment Pot

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Twenty aspiring early stage technology companies have brought their time to a close on Ignite NI’s first Propel Pre-Accelerator programme by pitching for the chance to win a cash injection for their businesses. The Propel teams showcased their innovative tech products and services at a packed-out pitch event in the Ormeau Baths in a bid to secure prizes of £10,000, …

Danske Bank becomes ‘dementia friendly’

Danske Bank Becomes ‘Dementia Friendly’

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Danske Bank has become the latest organisation in Northern Ireland to work towards becoming dementia friendly. The bank has been working with the Alzheimer’s Society in Northern Ireland to roll out Dementia Friends information sessions to employees in order to help support customers with the condition. The bank now has Dementia Friends in its branches across Northern Ireland and in …

Vayu Rebrands To Naturgy

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Vayu Energy, Ireland’s leading independent supplier of energy to businesses, has today changed its name to Naturgy as part of a global rebrand. The company, which supplies energy services to Northern Ireland, Ireland and the UK, is part of Gas Natural Fenosa (GNF) which has announced that it is to change its name to Naturgy. Naturgy (formerly GNF) is a …

Doga Returns To Bullitt After Leaving Guests Barking For More

Kirsty Winter Consumer

 Babel will host second dog-friendly yoga class following sell-out session on Sunday 23rd September Due to the unprecedented success of its debut event, Bullitt Hotel is set to welcome back Belfast’s four-legged furry friends and their owners for another session of their new favourite pastime, doga. Bullitt Hotel is the first venue in Belfast to host the growing trend of …