Fiona Alston

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Future Labs is a Gen Z consultancy business providing futureproofing to brands across the UK and Ireland

“I suppose it was fairly serendipitous that I came across an article about Harry Beard in December of 2017. I sent him a message to see if he would ta(...)

Simon Moore, cyclist and owner of Leglite. “I got hit by three cars in a month. The final straw was I went over the bonnet of a car in front of a national rehabilitation hospital, nearly ended up in it!”

The dark evenings bring with them challenges for those who take to the paths, pavements and roadways of Ireland, whether it be for daily exercise or t(...)

Cyc-Loc founders Louise and Stephen Murphy. The company began operating in 2014 and since has won awards for start-up and design. Photograph: Martina Regan

Much has done to encourage the public to get on their bikes, such as the Government tax-incentive cycle-to-work scheme, which is all well and good if (...)

Java Republic  MD  Grace O’Shaughnessy: “As a nation we are going to fall short of our commitment to reducing waste and carbon emissions, according to the EU protocols, by a long shot, and that’s not acceptable.” Photograph: Jason Clarke Photography

While the so-called “latte levy”, taxing non-compostable disposable coffee cups, is up for debate there are some social innovators and coffee houses a(...)

Jenny Taaffe: “We are perceived in the market as a bigger brand than we are so I think our brand perception is exceptionally strong for the size.”

iZest Marketing was established five years ago by Jenny Taaffe. The Dublin-based digital marketing agency’s client list ranges from iConnect and Fáil(...)

 Bono performing onstage during the original Joshua Tree tour in 1987. Many fans have been outpriced in the race for tickets to the 30th anniversary tour. Photograph: Lex van Rossen/MAI/Redferns

Forget the long queues and street corner ticket touts: when it comes to major concerts or events, it’s increasingly about the bots. The use of bots (...)

Jenny Reynolds of Topper Technology

Jenny Reynolds’s light bulb moment came when she realised that her friends with small businesses could not afford the intelligent systems she used in (...)

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