National Success Spurs On Growth Of LSH’s Property Management Team

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Commercial property agency, LSH, has completed a major recruitment drive to bolster its property management team in Belfast after winning several significant contracts in the UK and Ireland. Ten new recruits have been appointed across surveying, accounts, retail marketing and facilities management, bringing the total number working at the Belfast office to in excess of 90. LSH has experienced exponential …

Cyber Security Should Be A High Priority For NI Businesses

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Cyber security should now be considered as high a priority as other business critical risk management issues, according to a leading expert in online security. Speaking at a series of business events organised by Danske Bank, David Crozier, head of strategic partnership and engagement at Queen’s University Belfast’s Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) told over 200 business people that …

New Initiative Launched To Boost Tourism In Glens Coastal Area

New Initiative Launched To Boost Tourism In Glens Coastal Area

Andrew Kelly Corporate

A new programme aimed at boosting tourism businesses in the Glens Coastal area has been launched by Carrickfergus Enterprise with support from partners Causeway Enterprise and Northern Regional College Following the success of the East Antrim Coastal Way pilot programme, a new programme has been launched to cover tourism businesses in the Glens coastal area from Ballygally to Ballycastle and …

Investment In Boutique Law Firm Creates Eight New Jobs

Investment In Boutique Law Firm Creates Eight New Jobs

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Renowned lawyer Paul Tweed has officially opened the offices of his new boutique law firm following a £500,000 investment which was part supported by Danske Bank.   Having worked as a senior partner in Johnsons Solicitors for over 30 years, Paul will now operate under the TWEED brand.  The firm has taken over a 1,200 sq. ft. office on the …

New Research Aims To Increase Dairy Industry Competitiveness

New Research Aims To Increase Dairy Industry Competitiveness

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Ulster University has been awarded funding of almost €400,000 as part of a larger €2.6 million research grant to develop new mixing process technologies for milk powder hydration that aims to significantly enhance the economic competitiveness of the Irish dairy industry. The project, which is funded by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs, and by the Republic of …

The Young Foundation To Partner With Ormeau Baths On Social Innovation In Belfast

The Young Foundation To Partner With Ormeau Baths On Social Innovation

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Ormeau Baths has announced a new partnership with social innovation and research pioneers The Young Foundation, which will also see the foundation become residents at the Baths. Ormeau Baths is a collaborative entrepreneurial campus that helps the brightest and best indigenous tech start-ups gain access to new networks, funding and expertise and give them the tools to flourish in global …

Bedford House

Grade A Office Space Changing As Northern Ireland Tenants Demand More

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Grade A office space in Northern Ireland looks set to improve significantly as tenants begin to demand more than just prime location and square footage from their buildings, according to a leading commercial property agent at Lambert Smith Hampton. Greg Henry has noticed a significant uplift in interest in properties which are going above and beyond the standard offering of …

Fitbit Pay Launches For Danske Bank Customers

Fitbit Pay Launches For Danske Bank Customers

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Danske Bank has become the first of the main Northern Ireland banks to launch Fitbit Pay for its customers. Customers with a Fitbit Ionic device can add their Danske Bank Mastercard debit card or credit card to their device, enabling them to make payments on the go directly from their wrist. Fitbit Pay brings convenience and further freedom to customers …

Belfast Waterfront

Belfast Waterfront Wins National Award For Outstanding Event Space

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Belfast Waterfront has stormed ahead of its national competitors to bring home the coveted award for the Best Event Space 2017 at the Event Awards in London as the venue continues to place Northern Ireland on the map as one of Europe’s most exciting destinations for conferences and events. The ceremony, which took place last night at the Eventim Apollo …

Mac-Group Scoops Top Industry Award Two Years In A Row

Mac-Group Scoops Top Industry Award Two Years In A Row

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Newry-based mac-group has been named fit out contractor of the year for the second year in a row at the Fit Out Awards in Dublin. The specialist firm is a contractor in the construction, refurbishment and fit-out of office space and commercial buildings. Established in 2002, it currently has offices in Newry, Dublin, London and Birmingham. Now in its sixth …