ArchiveApril, 2013

Rocha dresses in Debenhams ad

Debenhams launches its new ‘Life Made Fabulous’ TV ad with creations by Irish designer John Rocha on TV3 tonight. The ad showcases Debenham’s summer ranges in occasion wear, hats, swimwear, handbags, footwear and jewellery and also features designs by Matthew Williamson, Sadie Frost and Jemima French. Milliner Stephen Jones joins the line-up in his first […]

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RTE to charge for online content

RTE will start charging for some of its online content internationally in the coming months as part of a move into the premium online space, RTE director general has said. Speaking to journalism students at the UL, Curran said they will avoid news and general content but the focus will be on premium content over […]

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Adland Girls viral launched

Dublin ad agency Chemistry has released an Adland Girls viral with top model Alison Canavan to promote Kerry Foods’ LowLow spread. “Meet our Adland Girls, they’re perfect, just like you should be….really? You must fit into skinny jeans, you can be happy living on a cracker, you should be skinnier! LowLow wants to break the […]

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Aon in new deal with Man United

Insurance broker and human resources firm Aon has signed an eight-year deal worth an estimated £157 million to become the title sponsor of Manchester United’s training ground and kit. Aon has been the club’s shirt sponsor since 2009, but will be replaced by the General Motors-owned car brand Chevrolet from next year as part of […]

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Graham Norton sponsorship is gas venture for Electric Ireland

Electric Ireland is sponsoring the new season of the Graham Norton Show on Tv3 and 3e. The first show in the 13-week run starts tomorrow night. Electric Ireland says the aim of the sponsorship is to increase awareness among consumers that the company supplies both gas and electricity. Irish International and animation company Animade created […]

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Media show returns to Radio 1

The Media Show, presented by journalist Brenda Power (pictured), returns to RTÉ Radio 1 tomorrow at 7.30pm. The eight-part series is in its second season, following a first run last April. Produced by Helen Shaw’s Athena Media, the new series will focus on the people behind our media and outlines how it operates. The show aims […]

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Sky sponsors Cat Laughs

This year’s Cat Laughs comedy festival in Kilkenny over the June holiday weekend will be sponsored by Sky it was confirmed at a launch in the Groucho Club in London last night. Described by the Guardian newspaper as “the best little comedy festival in the world”, Cat Laughs is now in its 19th year. The […]

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