Three of the AIB Start-up Academy finalists. The pressure is on for the entrepreneurs, who must compete against each other after becoming friends during the eight-week Academy.

The final event in the AIB Start-up Academy is on tonight, when the 11 finalists will take to the stage to vie for a grand prize worth over €140,000.T(...)

James Winans, founder of the Vanguard Beer Collective, a one stop shop for Irish craft beer.

The AIB Start-up Academy kicks off later this month, and one wildcard company will join the finalists. Vanguard Beer Collective won the wildcard spot (...)

James Winan: taking on the Diageo/Heineken duopoly with his Vanguard Beer Collective.

While we are on the subject of start-ups, the craft beer market has been growing at about 40 per cent in recent years, according to Bord Bia. Now, a c(...)