Podium 4 Sport Completes Power Gym At Mayson Hotel

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Podium 4 Sport, the country’s largest all-encompassing sports supplier, has completed the supply and installation of top of the range fitness equipment for Power Gym, the latest project completed by Press Up Entertainment Group in the Mayson Hotel, at North Wall Quay in Dublin. The equipment includes a range of cutting-edge cardiovascular equipment from Matrix Fitness’ 7xi range which incorporates …

Housing Association Announces £75m Investment In 550 New Homes

Housing Association Announces £75m Investment In 550 New Homes

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Ark Housing Association Northern Ireland Ltd. has today announced an investment of £75m to build 550 new homes by 2024. Supported by an initial investment of £12m from Danske Bank and the Department for Communities’ (DfC) Housing Association Grant programme, Ark Housing, who currently manage 450 homes, are committed to more than doubling that number over the next five years. …

Wetherspoons To Open In Regent Shopping Centre With Creation Of 90 New Jobs

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Commercial property agent Lambert Smith Hampton has today confirmed that it has completed a significant deal with Wetherspoons which will see the well-known hospitality business taking a 23,000 sq ft unit in Regent Shopping Centre, creating 90 new jobs. Regent Shopping Centre sits in the centre of Hamilton town in Scotland. Built in the 1970s, it has been the prime …

Danske Bank Extends Premiership Sponsorship For Three More Years

Danske Bank Extends Premiership Sponsorship For Three More Years

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Danske Bank and the NI Football League have extended their partnership, in a record breaking deal for the league, to continue title sponsorship of the Premiership and Women’s Premiership for another three years. Amid one of the most exciting title races in years, the partnership is currently in its eighth season of sponsorship and will bring Danske Bank into a …

Danske Bank Supports £3m Investment In Local Housing Developments

Danske Bank Supports £3m Investment In Local Housing Developments

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Belfast and Moira are set to benefit from two new housing developments following a £3m investment by Mayfair Homes NI. The investment has been supported by Danske Bank. Mayfair Homes NI was established in 2012 and the company has completed several developments in Belfast, Ballyclare, Dundonald and Holywood. The new Northview Lane development will consist of 18 new houses on …

Medical Technology Firm Gets Funding Injection To Boost R&D Development

Medical Technology Firm Gets Funding Injection To Boost R&D Development

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Cirdan Imaging Ltd (Cirdan), a medical informatics and imaging technology company in Lisburn has received a £1.5m funding boost from the Growth Finance Fund, it was announced today.  Cirdan plans to create 50 new jobs over the next three years and has used the funding to facilitate its expansion plans with a move to a new office at the former …

Keenan Recruitment Outlines Growth Plans Following Expansion

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Belfast-based Keenan Recruitment has announced it is moving to new premises in the city centre as part of wider expansion plans for the firm.K The fast-growing recruitment and employment agency, founded by Managing Director Aideen Duggan in 2013, is already a market-leader in healthcare recruitment specialising in placing professionals, such as social workers, allied health professionals, solicitors, accountants, HR and …

Belfast To Learn From Regeneration Stories Of New York And Vienna

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

City regeneration experts from New York and Vienna will be among the international speakers sharing ideas to inspire those leading the development and regeneration of Belfast at the first ever BelFastForward conference on February 27. Taking place in just two weeks’ time, the event, organised by Belfast Chamber of Trade & Commerce, will introduce world class case studies of cities …

Carson McDowell Reaches Landmark With Recruitment Of 100th Solicitor

Carson McDowell Reaches Landmark With Recruitment Of 100th Solicitor

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Carson McDowell, Northern Ireland’s largest law firm, today announced that it has reached the significant milestone of employing 100 lawyers for the first time, over half of whom are female. This brings the firm’s total headcount to 180. By recruiting Lynsay Black to the firm’s Banking team, Carson McDowell is the first NI law firm to achieve this landmark number, …

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Consumer Confidence Falls For The Third Consecutive Quarter

Andrew Kelly Corporate

Consumer confidence in Northern Ireland fell again in the fourth quarter of 2019 as the lack of an Executive, Brexit and the impact of higher prices negatively impacted how people were feeling, according to analysis published today by Danske Bank. The Danske Bank Northern Ireland Consumer Confidence Index fell to 129 in Q4 2019, down from 131 in the third …