Darina Allen: scheduled to appear at the festival in Boston

Build it and they will come is what Irish entrepreneur Rachel Kelly is hoping will happen when the doors open on the inaugural iFest event in Boston o(...)

TV3 commercial director Pat Kiely: said the advertising sector is “clamouring for more collaboration across platforms”. Photograph: Peter Thursfield 98/6/304

Increased collaboration between TV3 and Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp is part of the TV station’s plans for combating the increased competition that (...)

Paul Connolly is chairman of Unicef Ireland and acts as a senior adviser to Credit Suisse

Private equity firm Brehon Capital Partners has announced that Paul Connolly has joined the company’s board as non-executive chairman. Mr Connolly is (...)

Communicorp chairwoman Lucy Gaffney: ‘We have managed to move forward as one whilst our competitors have stalled or slipped back.’ Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The success of Communicorp’s various Irish radio stations in the recent JNLR listenership survey results (covering the period from July 2013 to June 2(...)

 “One can’t deny that things are improving, but I see at least another 18 months before we see a sustained level of growth in retail.” Conor Whelan at Eason’s flagship store on O’Connell Street, Dublin.  Photograph: Eric Luke

On a side table of an office on the top floor of Eason & Son, the 127-year-old grand dame of Irish books-to-stationery retailing, is a collection (...)

Actor Tom Vaughan-Lawlor from “Love/Hate” and “Late Late Show” presenter Ryan Tubridy, at the announcement of RTÉ’s new schedule at Donnybrook yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

“That’s beyond my interest-level to be honest,” said Ryan Tubridy (above with Tom Vaughan-Lawlor of Love/Hate) at RTÉ One’s season launch yesterday as(...)

Pat Kenny: RTÉ rejected a Newstalk ad telling audiences to “move the dial” to Newstalk where he now presents a radio show on weekdays. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Newstalk, the radio station owned by Denis O’Brien, has complained to the European Commission that RTÉ’s use of licence fee funds is in breach of E(...)

Presenters Nadine O’Regan, Derek Byrne and Dee Reddy at the launch of the TXFM in the Chocolate Factory

TXFM, the niche music station that replaced Phantom FM in March, is attracting “non-Phantom” listeners to the service. The Dublin station recorded an (...)

The acquisition of Pat Kenny continues to draw listeners to Newstalk with the numbers tuning-in to his programme rising by 17.5 per cent in the second(...)

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The victory by Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp Group in last week’s bidding process for the Buy & Sell title and website was the latest in what has be(...)