Eric Lassard (11) from Clondalkin  speaking on the Peoples Stage about his website for Children - www.ericlassard.com - at the Dublin Web Summit in 2014. Photograph: Sam Boal /Photocall Ireland

Eric Lassard is a social and serial entrepreneur. He has two companies and three ongoing projects. Four years ago he wrote a book, 12 Elements of the (...)

ThoughtBox founder and chief executive Cristina Luminea. Photograph:  Shane O’Neill/Fennells.

Educational software group ThoughtBox is part of a consortium that will support 25 start-ups over the next two years in a €4.5 million European Union (...)

Left to right: Karl Aherne, director of Wayra Ireland, Liam Casey, founder CEO of PCH International and Richard Whelan, CEO of Popdeem Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

It’s crunch day for 11 young companies that form the first Irish graduating group from Wayra, Telefónica’s start-up accelerator.A stage has been set u(...)