Rachel Leonard, senior strategist, Irish Times media solutions team, and Michael Clancy, managing director of Mediavest. The media-buying agency that spent the most money booking ads with the titles in 2015 was Mediavest, which is part of the Core Media group. Photograph: Chris Bellew / Fennell Photography

National newspaper titles collected €164.5 million in advertising revenues from their print and digital editions in 2015, up 5.5 per cent on the year (...)

Core Media’s employees have free access to remote working whenever and wherever they want
Workplace of the future

An increasingly competitive landscape is forcing businesses to rethink how their workplaces operate. Instead of decisions being passed from the top d(...)

Alan Cox: ‘Some sites resemble a Las Vegas strip, they’re so cluttered with ads.’ photograph: conor mccabe

What should the Irish media and marketing industry do next? Micropayments for news articles, shorter online video ads and a more modern way of measuri(...)

Consumers are deciding  to filter out online ads by downloading software to their PC, tablet or smartphone

Over the past two months, the issue of ad blocking has become a dominant agenda item in the global advertising market. Consumers are deciding effectiv(...)

Craig Farrell, who has been appointed managing director of ZenithOptimedia. (Photograph: Conor McCabe)

Core Media, the largest media-buying agency in Ireland, has appointed Craig Farrell as the managing director of the Dublin-based ZenithOptimedia. Mr (...)

Digital and data officer Justin Cullen of Core Media: communications group  is seeking more staff with backgrounds in mathematics for its analytics team

Core Media, Ireland’s largest media communications group, is adding 20 jobs to feed “relentless growth” in digital and data activities, which now acco(...)

Jill Downey, managing partner, and Jamie Macken, partner, of Core Media’s new sponsorship agency, Livewire.

Relationships between sponsors and rights holders are a lot like relationships outside business – subject to stresses and fractures if they’re not nur(...)

Alan Cox: believes marketers missed an opportunity to innovate when they really should have been innovating – during the recession

The marketing industry is “slow-moving”, “conservative” and too hesitant to take risks, says Alan Cox, chief executive of Core Media, the largest medi(...)

Alan Cox, chief executive of Core Media Group. Photograph: Conor McCabe.

Core Media Group, the largest media-buying agency in the Irish advertising market, has been appointed to run the ZenithOptimedia franchise in Ireland,(...)

The analysis shows that legal download services like Netflix seem to be having a marginal impact on consumer’s behaviour

As many as 1 in 5 adults in Ireland downloaded TV shows or or movies illegally over the last year, according to new research.The study, conducted by I(...)