Roger Wallace, partner lead for EY Entrepreneur of the Year; Aimee Connolly, chief executive of Sculpted by Aimee; and Brian O’Sullivan, founder of Zeus Packaging. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

Nominations have opened for this year’s EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards, which is now in its 25th year. This year’s programme will see 24 companie(...)

Brian O’Sullivan, chief executive of Zeus Packaging, celebrating his win. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

Brian O’Sullivan, founder and chief executive of Zeus Packaging, has been named the international and overall 2021 EY Entrepreneur of the Year. Zeu(...)

Sculpted by Aimee founder Aimee Connolly set up the business in 2016. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

Aimee Connolly, founder and chief executive of Sculpted By Aimee, has won top prize in the Emerging Category at the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award(...)

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Too often, we can take our everyday beauty and grooming products for granted. Our daily staples tend to become invisible to us. Mundane. They aren’t t(...)

Chupi Sweetman, founder,  Niall Horgan, co-founder, of Gym+Coffee with Roger Wallace of EY. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

The shortlist for the 2021 EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards has been announced with Camile Thai founder Brody Sweeney and the team behind athleisure(...)

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Suzie McAdam: paint combinations make furniture and artwork “more vivid”. Photograph: Ruth Maria Murphy

Interior designers always say paint is the easiest and cheapest way to update a room. However, getting the colourscape right isn’t easy and most of us(...)