Dublin Web Summit’s Paddy Cosgrave

Whilst building a global business headquartered in Dublin, I quickly discovered an advantage over my larger international competitors: people love to (...)

Multibillionaire Jack Ma, chairman of Alibaba, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph: Scott Eells/Bloomberg

‘When the team is all a bunch of scientists, it is best to have a peasant lead the way”. How did an English-language teacher – and self-confessed peas(...)

Orville Wright, at the controls of the Wright Flyer, and his brother Wilbur, watch from the ground during the plane’s first flight  in   1903.  Photograph: AP Photo/File

‘No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris . . . [because] no known motor can run at the requisite speed for four days without stopping”.(...)

Kevin Melia: taught the worth of valuing the workforce and of cohesion in a multinational and multicultural environment. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Kevin Melia, who has died in his adopted home of Massachusetts aged 67, was a phenomenally successful Irish entrepreneur who used his experience in th(...)

Kevin Melia: was twice chairman of Iona Technologies

Wicklow-born businessman and technology executive Kevin Melia died on Tuesday in the United States after a short illness, aged 67. Mr Melia was best (...)

Wayne Byrne and Eoin Casey of OxyMem, overall winners in The Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

The historic baroque architecture of Royal Hospital Kilmainham in Dublin played host to 3D presentations and a host of high-tech new innovation(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny presents The Irish Times/InterTradeIreland Innovation Award to Eoin Casey and Wayne Byrne of Oxymem, the overall winners of The Irish Times/InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards held at the RHK, Dublin, last night. Also pictured are InterTradeIreland  chief executive Thomas Hunter McGowan (left) and Liam Kavanagh (right), managing director of The Irish Times. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

UCD spin-out Oxymem is the overall winner of The Irish Times InterTradeIre(...)

 Chris Horn

Chris Horn, chairman of Iona Technologies, quickly took to the Twitter machine on Wednesday to raise his digital eyebrows at the potential $19(...)

Winners of the 2014 David Manley Awards, from left: Fiona McKeon, Tom Lyons, Trevor White, Sarah Costigan, Simon O’Connor and Anthony Glynn. Photograph: Alan Betson

“Start early” was the message teenage entrepreneur Jordan Casey had for those attending the 11th annual David Manley Awards in Dublin yesterday. Lucki(...)

Tom Lyons, senior business correspondent at The Irish Times

Nine entrepreneurs are in the running for a prize package worth over €100,000 at today’s David Manley Emerging Entrepreneur awards. Those shortlisted (...)