ArchiveFebruary, 2012

Carey in new food investment group

Bord Bia chairman Michael Carey has launched a new angel investment group called The Company of Food, The Irish Times reports. Carey, who sold Jacob Fruitfield to Valeo Foods six months ago, netting himself €15 million in the process, has offices in Fitzwilliam Square in Dublin and is recruiting executives and advisors. His wife, Alison […]

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Nike world’s most awarded ad

Nike ‘Write The Future’ was the world’s most awarded commercial last year, the Gunn Report indicates. The ad by Wieden + Kennedy Amsterdam is also the most decorated commercial in the report’s 13 years. The ad stars Real Madrid’s Ronaldo and Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney. In joint second place was Heineken ‘The Entrance’, also […]

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TV3 makes news changes

TV3 is reorganising its news and sports division in preparation for its HD studio at its Ballymount premises in Dublin. The station plans to close down its Galway bureau at the end of February. Camera and reporting crews will in future be despatched from Dublin for coverage of breaking stories in the west. TV3’s News […]

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