Pat McDonagh

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The Portlaoise plaza which will open off junction 17 on the M7. Photograph: Alf Harvey

Pat McDonagh’s Plaza Group will open its seventh motorway service station this week, creating 120 new jobs at its facility in Portlaoise, Co Laois, af(...)

Skillsoft was acquired in 2010 by SSI Investments, a firm funded by Berkshire Partners, Advent International and Bain Capital. The group was sold on to Charterhouse in 2014.

Skillsoft, the Dublin-headquartered e-learning company acquired by Charterhouse Capital Partners in a $2 billion (€1.76 billion) deal six years ago, h(...)

Supermac’s Holdings directly employed 1,720 staff in the year to whom it paid €34.6 million.

Supermac’s recorded profits of €23.7 million last year as its sales jumped to €172 million on the back of new openings, recently filed accounts show. (...)

Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Supermac’s and the hotel group founded by its owners plan to add 300 jobs this year with new fast food outlets opening and a major refurbishment of th(...)

Supermac’s has renewed its sponsorship of Galway GAA for a further five years in a deal understood to be worth €2 million. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Supermac’s has renewed its sponsorship of Galway GAA for a further five years in a deal understood to be worth €2 million. The fast-food group began(...)

John Collison of Stripe who was the International and Overall winner at the awards ceremony last night in Citywest last night. The event took place in front of an audience of over 1,500 people and was broadcast live on UTV Ireland and UTV. Photograph: Maxwells

John and Patrick Collison, the boy wonders of Irish technology, have won this year’s EY Entrepreneur of the Year award. Their online payments p(...)

Joyceans in full bloom at Glasnevin Cemetery. Pictured were actors: Louis O’Byrne who plays Martin Cunningham, Jim O’ Keeffe, who plays Jack Power, Blaise Reid who plays Narrator/ Cab Driver, Val O’ Donnell character of Simon Dedalus, Michael Carolan, Bloom’s Narrator, Ian Blackmore who plays Leopold Bloom. Photograph: Colm Mahady / Fennells

You couldn’t move in Glasnevin cemetery’s cafe without coming eye to eye with a plate of liver or a Gorgonzola sandwich. Yes, Bloomsday was in full sw(...)

Galway centre half back  Therese Maher   with the O’Duffy Cup in Ballinasloe. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

GAA fans turned out in their thousands to welcome home the victorious Galway senior and intermediate camogie All-Ireland champions last night.Tony War(...)