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Sarah Thompson

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Sarah Thompson

Sarah Thompson has been appointed by Connect Telecom to the position of Implementation Project Manager. Sarah’s role involves delivering telecoms, networking and cloud projects.

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Karen McCourt

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Karen McCourt

Karen McCourt has been appointed as Telesales Executive at Connect Telecom. With over 10 years of experience in the industry, Karen will deliver tailored telecoms and IT solutions to business.

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Claire Mulhern

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Claire Mulhern

Claire Mulhern has been appointed as Customer Service Agent at Connect Telecom. With over 12 years of experience in the industry, Claire has brought invaluable experience to the team.

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Anthony Gibson

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Anthony Gibson

Anthony Gibson has been appointed as Customer Service Agent at Connect Telecom, Northern Ireland’s only Vodafone Platinum Partner. Anthony will assist with managing the IT and telecoms accounts.

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Alison Irvine

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Alison Irvine

Alison Irvine has been appointed as Financial Director at Connect Telecom, Northern Ireland’s only Vodafone Platinum Partner. Alison is a Chartered Accountant.

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Gillian Grant

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Gillian Grant

Gillian Grant has been appointed Business Advisory Manager at M.B. McGrady & Co Chartered Accountants. She will be responsible for delivering the newly announced SME support programme.

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Nicholas O’Shiel

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Nicholas O Shiel

Nicholas O’Shiel has been appointed as the new Chairman of Enterprise NI. He is currently the President of Omagh Chamber of Commerce and Chief Executive of Omagh Enterprise.

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Mairead Meyer

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Mairead Meyer

Mairead Meyer has been appointed as Managing Director of Networks at BT in Northern Ireland. With over 12 years of experience, Mairead will be responsible for over 800 members of staff.

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Catherine McHugh

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Catherine McHugh

Catherine McHugh joins the Property Management Team at Simon Brien Residential as Property Management Administrator. With several years in the industry, Catherine specialises in repairs and maintenance.

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Marcus Gallagher

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Marcus Gallagher

Marcus Gallagher has been appointed as Assistant Accountant at Simon Brien Residential. Marcus started his career and training with DNT Chartered Accountants before moving into industry.

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Stephen Clarke

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Stephen Clarke

Stephen Clarke joins Simon Brien Residential as Credit Controller. Having previously held Credit Controller positions within RSM McClure Watters and Virgin Media, Stephen has experience in both the commercial and private sector.

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Fiona Beesley

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Fiona Beesley

Fiona Beesley has been appointed as Resales Administrator at Simon Brien Residential. Fiona has over 15 years’ experience working in the industry, both in commercial and residential sales.

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Neil McCombe

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Neil McCombe

Neil McCombe joins Simon Brien Residential as Trainee Negotiator. Neil is a former professional rugby player, having played for Ulster and has started a new career in the property industry.

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Jonathan Dickson

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Jonathan Dickson

Jonathan Dickson has been appointed Valuer for North Down at Simon Brien Residential. Jonathan has over 16 years of estate agency experience gained in South and East Belfast area.

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Samuel Dickey

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Samuel Dickey

Samuel Dickey has been appointed Partner at Simon Brien residential. He is currently the RICS Residential Spokesperson for Northern Ireland regularly offering commentary on the property market.

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Thomas O’Doherty

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Thomas O Doherty

Thomas O’Doherty has been appointed Partner at Simon Brien Residential. Thomas has over 25 years’ experience in estate agency in both Dublin and Belfast.

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Emma Brennan

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Emma Brennan

Emma Brennan joins Simon Brien Residential as Valuer, Land & New Homes. Emma has been primarily based in the South Belfast area, having been with Templeton Robinson for 14 years.

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Dr Victor Perez

Tuesday 13 December 2016 by Ulster Business

Victor Diaz Perez

Dr Victor Diaz Perez has been appointed Head of Physical Sciences at Almac. Based in Craigavon, he will be responsible for Almac’s Solid State Chemistry and Physical Sciences business.

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#Imaginethat – Investing in skills to transform regional economies

Friday 9 December 2016 by Ulster Business

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Michael Kane, Director in the consulting practice at PwC, says the Northern Ireland economy could be transformed by an initiative to upskill employees akin to that in the Sheffield City Region.

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#Imaginethat – Transforming careers advice with one 21st century solution

Friday 9 December 2016 by Ulster Business

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Grainne Rodgers, Director at PwC, explains how the firm’s revolutionary new platform will connect the classroom to the boardroom and drive economic growth.

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Lisa Knipe

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Lisa Knipe

Lisa Knipe has been appointed Corporate Tax Associate Director at Grant Thornton NI. Lisa is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a Qualified Chartered Tax Adviser with over 18 years’ experience.

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Joanne Crawford

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Joanne Crawford

Joanne Crawford has joined Colliers as Senior Valuer. With a BA Hons Degree in Business & Marketing, Joanne started her estate agency career over 11 years ago.j

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Robert Brechin

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Robert Brechin

Robert Brechin has joined Northridge Finance as Head of Direct Channels Sales. He has vast experience within the banking industry, including corporate, commercial and asset finance.

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Ian Beattie

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Ian Beattie

Northridge Finance has appointed Ian Beattie as Business Development Manager. Ian has 27 years’ experience within the industry, of which 25 was with Clydesdale & Yorkshire Bank.

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Wilton Farrelly

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Wilton Farrelly

Wilton Farrelly, Director at H&J Martin Asset Management Services, part of the Lagan Construction Group, has been appointed Northern Branch Chair, BIFM Ireland Region

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Pat Gaughan

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Pat Gaughan

Pat Gaughan, Managing Director, Advanced Workplace Solutions has been appointed Chairman of the BIFM Ireland Region.

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Fionnuala Byrne

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Fionnuala Byrne

Fionnuala Byrne, Head of Facilities, CEMEA, Google has been appointed Southern Branch Chair of the BIFM Ireland Region.

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Gareth Hanna

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Gareth Hanna

Gareth Hanna has been appointed Search Consultant at 4c Executive Search. He is the lead Search Consultant for three new divisions at 4c Executive Search – 4c Boardroom, 4c Interim, and 4c Third Sector.

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Barry Gavin

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Barry Gavin

Gaelectric has announced the appointment of Barry Gavin as Chief Executive Officer. Barry is currently Gaelectric’s Chief Operating Officer and prior to this, its Chief Financial Officer.

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Vicki Caddy

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Vicki Caddy

Vicki Caddy has joined the board of ASG & Partners as Director of PR. Vicki’s career with the PR division of the company spans over 20 years.

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Valerie Ludlow

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Valerie Ludlow

ASG & Partners has appointed Valerie Ludlow to its board as Deputy CEO. She has spent six years at the company most recently as Director of Strategy.

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Emma Murray

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Emma Murray

Emma Murray has joined the board of ASG & Partners as Director of ASG Recruitment. She has led the Recruitment Advertising division for six years.

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Cathal Delea

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Cathal Delea

Cathal Delea has been appointed as the Communication Manager for both Black Fox Solutions and Reactive Recruitment. Cathal will split his time across both companies.

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Michael Deeny

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Michael Deeny

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.Michael Deeny has been appointed Account Executive at Jago Communications after graduating from Ulster University with a First Class Honours degree in Communication, Advertising and Marketing.

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Ashley Morrow

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Ashley Morrow

Ashley Morrow has been appointed Senior Account Manager at Jago Communications following ten years’ experience in the PR and Communications industry.

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Fionntán Gamble

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Fionntan Gamble

Fionntán Gamble LLB has joined consultative executive and professional recruitment specialist HNH Human Capital in its Queen Street Offices in Belfast.

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Davy McGerrity

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Davy McGerrity

Davy McGerrity has been appointed Senior Security Consultant at Cyphra. He will be responsible for advising on information security risk management and compliance matters.

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Gavin Wallace

Wednesday 23 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Gavin Wallace

Public sector built environment specialist Scape Group has appointed chartered building surveyor and project manager Gavin Wallace as regional business manager for Northern Ireland.

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Eastside Awards call for best in business to step up

Monday 14 November 2016 by ub digital

Eastside awards call for entries

Organised by East Belfast Enterprise, inaugural awards seek to celebrate achievements of economic benefits in the area

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Saad Hammad, Chief Executive Officer of FlyBe

Tuesday 8 November 2016 by David Elliott

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The Java Script: The column with an eye for an espresso...

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4c tops three years of growth with new divisions

Tuesday 8 November 2016 by Ulster Business

4c tops three years of growth with new divisions

As 4c Executive Search prepares to celebrate its third birthday, the team tells Ulster Business about the launch of three new divisions in the business and ambitious plans for further growth in the coming months...

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Ticket(less) to ride

Tuesday 8 November 2016 by Ulster Business

Ticketless-to-ride

Translink’s Chief Financial Officer Paddy Anderson explains how its new ticketing system will help commuters, tourists and businesses thrive in the years ahead

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Business Breakfast - Claire Aiken

Tuesday 8 November 2016 by David Elliott

Business Breakfast Claire Aiken

The column which doesn't have time for lunch...

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Deloitte Fast 50: 11 Northern Ireland Companies make the cut

Monday 7 November 2016 by ub digital

11 ni companies make deloitte fast 50 list

Annual list of fast-growing technology companies generated £1.4bn in revenue last year

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Enterprise week gets ready to inspire business innovation

Monday 31 October 2016 by ub digital

Enterprise week gets ready for innovation

Free events lined up in Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough to boost innovation throughout the region

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The full banking circle

Monday 31 October 2016 by ub digital

The full banking circle

Richard Caldwell and Shaun McAnee explain how Danske Bank has banking covered, from personal right through to corporate

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Rachel Toner

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Rachel Toner

Rachel Toner has been appointed an Assistant Solicitor in the Commercial Department in Worthingtons Solicitors Belfast Office.

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Katie Buchanan

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Katie Buchanan

Katie Buchanan has been appointed as an Assistant Solicitor in the Employment Department in Worthingtons Solicitors Belfast Office.

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Emily Paisley

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Emily Paisley

Emily Paisley has been appointed as an Assistant Solicitor in the Commercial Litigation Department in Worthingtons Solicitors Belfast Office.

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Jeni McKelvey

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Jeni McKelvey

Jeni McKelvey has been appointed to Personal Lines Director at Abbey Insurance. She has been at the company since 1992 and will now be responsible for all aspects of company operations.

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Paul Hanna

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Paul Hanna

Abbey Insurance Brokers, now incorporating Open + Direct, has appointed Paul Hanna has Managing Director. He joined Abbey Insurance brokers over 10 years.

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Lisa Knipe

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Lisa Knipe

Lisa Knipe has been appointed Group Tax Manager at Grant Thornton NI. Lisa is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a Qualified Chartered Tax Adviser with over 18 years’ experience.

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Robbie Milliken

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Robbie Milliken

Robbie Milliken has been appointed Corporate Finance Manager at Grant Thornton NI with over eight years’ experience in the Corporate and business banking industry.

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Anthony McKibbin

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Anthony McKibbin

Anthony McKibbin has been appointed Associate Director, Business Risk Services at Grant Thornton NI.

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Craig McBurney

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Craig McBurney

Craig McBurney has joined P2V Systems as Service Desk Level 2 Analyst. He will support the Managed Services customers by assisting 1st line Service Desk to resolve more difficult requests.

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Frank McKenna

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Frank McKenna

Frank McKenna has been appointed Project Manager at P2V Systems. He will be responsible for the delivery of projects and Managed Services

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Neil Bailie

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Neil Bailie

Neil Bailie has joined P2V Systems as Senior Infrastructure Consultant. Neil is responsible for design, installation and configuration of complex IT infrastructure deployments.

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Mike Dean

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Mike Dean

Mike Dean has joined Jumpstart as Director of Sales & Marketing. He is responsible for managing client acquisition activities including field sales, marketing, partner development and inside sales.

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Sian Land

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Sian Land

Moy Park has announced the appointment of Sian Land to the role of Chief Financial Officer. Sian will be responsible for leading the company’s finance, legal and IT teams.

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Stacey Rooney

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Stacey Rooney

Stacey Rooney has been appointed Account Executive at ASG & Partners. Stacey brings with her over four and a half years of marketing experience in the healthcare industry.

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Clare Hiles

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Clare Hiles

Clare Hiles has been appointed as PR Client Executive at ASG & Partners. Clare brings with her over three years of international experience, having worked across the communications industry.

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Victoria Smyth

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Victoria Smyth

Victoria Smyth has been appointed Credit Control Manager at Rainbow Communications. Victoria from south Belfast has over seven years’ experience in Credit Control within the Natural Gas and Telecommunications Industry.

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Kim Smith

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Kim Smith

Kim Smith has joined Rainbow Communications as Provisioning Team Leader. Kim has over 13 years’ experience in management within a number of service industries.

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Jonathan Dawson

Wednesday 26 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Jonathan Dawson

Jonathan Dawson has been appointed Business Account Manager at Rainbow Communications. He joined the Account Management team in Rainbow in February 2016.

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A word from The Wise - Alan Foreman

Thursday 13 October 2016 by Ulster Business

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The column with an ear for experience...

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Rebuilding confidence in commercial property

Thursday 13 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Rebuilding confidence in commercial property

Commercial property values and market behaviour are still in uncharted waters. Just over six years ago the bubble that signalled an end to rising property values burst.

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Stretching your sales team

Wednesday 12 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Stretching-your-sales-team

Meade's back, and this time he's selling

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Eating, drinking and being merry?

Wednesday 12 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Eating drinking and being merry

As Northern Ireland’s Year of Food and Drink enters its final phase, Joanne Sweeney assesses how the initiative has boosted the sector and looks ahead to the remaining events.

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VIDEO: Ulster Business Top 100 Gala, in association with A&L Goodbody

Monday 10 October 2016 by ub digital

Ulster business top 100 gala dinner

The First and Deputy First Minister were guests of honour at the Ulster Business Top 100 Gala Dinner, in association with A&L Goodbody, held in The Great Hall at Queens University where from some of the biggest companies in Northern Ireland celebrated their 2016 ranking

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Conall McErlean

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Conall McErlean

Conall McErlean has joined Sortsy as Junior Sales Manager. Conall recently graduated from Queen’s University Belfast with an MSc in Marketing.

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Claire Carson

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Claire Carson

Claire Carson has been appointed Junior Marketing Manager at Sortsy. Claire’s previous experience in the Retail sector has supported the progress of her communication skills and project management capabilities.

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Chris McClune

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Chris McClune

Chris McClune has joined Sortsy as QA/ Software Tester. Fresh out of Queen’s University Software Development MSc course.

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Brenda Arbuckle

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Brenda Arbuckle

Brenda Arbuckle has joined Sortsy as Sales Advisor. With over 14 years working in sales and customer support, Brenda has extensive experience in customer service.

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Alan Johnston

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Alan Johnston

Alan Johnston has been appointed Sales Executive at Sortsy. Alan has been a sales professional for 26 years.

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Ian Downie

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Ian Downie

Wrightbus have announced that Ian Downie, previously head of Customcare, is to focus on sales and marketing for the company in the United Kingdom and Europe.

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Damian McGarry

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Damian McGarry

Wrightbus have announced that Damian McGarry, who most recently led Wrightbus International, will take over the helm of the Customer aftersales division.

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Jonathan McWhinney

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Jonathan McWhinney

Jonathan McWhinney has been appointed Tesco NI Packaged Food Buyer. Jonathan joined the firm six years ago.

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Brendan O’Neill

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Brendan O Neill

Brendan O’Neill has been appointed Vice President of the Northern Region of the Society of St Vincent de Paul (SVP).

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Craig Hepworth

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Craig Hepworth

Craig Hepworth has been appointed as National Sales Manager at online car servicing company MyCarNeedsA.com.

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Patricia Cunningham

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Patricia Cunningham

Patricia Cunningham has been appointed Senior Graphic Designer with ASG & Partners.

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Helen Brogan

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Helen Brogan

Helen Brogan has been appointed Sales Support Advisor at Continu Ltd. Helen will be responsible for supporting Continu’s growth in Northern Ireland’s IT sector.

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Kevin McNaull

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Kevin McNaull

Kevin McNaull has joined Turner & Townsend as Project Manager. Kevin boasts 10 years’ experience in project management.

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Conor Kelly

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Conor Kelly

Turner & Townsend has appointed chartered surveyor Conor Kelly as Associate Director. He will be responsible for driving the Cost Management service.

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Lawrence Jackson

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Lawrence Johnson

Lawrence Jackson has been appointed Group Director of Organisation Development at Choice Housing.

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Karen Arbuckle

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Karen Arbuckle

Karen Arbuckle has been appointed Chair of Co-operative Alternatives, the only body in Northern Ireland entirely devoted to developing successful co-operatives and community benefit societies.K

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Kirsty Finney

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Kirsty Finney

Kirsty Finney from Michael Chandler Estate Agents has been appointed Joint Executive for Northern Ireland for the National Association of Estate Agents.

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Catherine Toolan

Monday 10 October 2016 by Ulster Business

Catherine Toolan

Belfast Waterfront and Ulster Hall has announced the appointment of Catherine Toolan as Managing Director.

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Your growth partner

Wednesday 5 October 2016 by ub digital

Partner for growth

Gavin Kennedy, Bank of Ireland UK’s Director of Business Banking for Northern Ireland explains how the bank is partner to Northern Ireland’s businesses, as well as a funder.

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Alternative approach

Friday 23 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Grant thorntons secret to growth

Richard Gillan reveals the secret behind Grant Thornton’s phenomenal growth

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How an IPO might just be the answer

Wednesday 21 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Pwc on ipos

Growing business through public markets isn’t just for the big battalions, says Kevin MacAllister who leads PwC’s Assurance practice in Northern Ireland

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Final call for entries for 2016 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Awards

Wednesday 14 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Last call for fast 50 entries

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Patrick McCanny

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Patrick McCanny

Patrick McCanny has been appointed Restaurant and Lounge Manager at Hastings Culloden Estate & Spa and Bush Bar & Grill.

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Amy Grant

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Amy Grant

Amy Grant has been appointed Client Executive at ASG & Partners. Amy brings with her over two and a half years of experience in the marketing and advertising industry.

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Susannah Hylands

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Susannah Hylands

Susannah Hylands has been appointed Recruitment Account Executive at ASG & Partners. Susannah brings with her over two years of experience in the communications industry.

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Clare Ferris

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Clare Ferris

Clare Ferris has been appointed Account Executive at PML Group in Belfast and will be working on Out of Home advertising solutions for local and international brands.

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Lorraine Anthony

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Lorraine Anthony

Lorraine Anthony has joined PML Group in Belfast as Marketing and Account Executive, having previously worked for Power NI.

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Sharon Dougall

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Sharon Dougall

Sharon Dougall has been appointed Broking Manager at Autoline Insurance, Newry. Sharon has worked in commercial insurance for nine years.

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Ciara Gribbin

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Ciara Gribben

Ciara Gribbin has been appointed Personal Lines Branch Manager at Autoline Insurance, Ballymena. Ciara has worked in Personal Lines Insurance for over 25 years.

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Richard Henderson

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Richard Henderson

Richard Henderson has been appointed Head of Agriculture at Autoline Insurance. Richard has worked in the agri-insurance sector for over 16 years.

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Marc Hawthorne

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Marc Hawthorne

Marc Hawthorne has joined Capitalflow Commercial Finance as Sales Director. With eight years’ experience in corporate and commercial bank lending.

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Diane McGregor

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Diane McGregor

Diane McGregor has been appointed Regional Sales Director for Captialflow Commercial Finance. Diane’s role is to build the firm’s brand and develop the invoice finance side of the business.

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Aisling Owens

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Aisling Owens

Aisling Owens has been appointed an Associate at A&L Goodbody in Banking and Finance. Aisling advises local and international financial institutions and borrowers.

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Sarah Sistern

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Sarah Sistern

Sarah Sistern has been appointed Associate in the Corporate department of A&L Goodbody. Sarah specialises in providing corporate transactional and commercial advice.

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Kevin Reid

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Kevin Reid

Almac Group has announced the appointment of Kevin Reid to the position of Vice President of Corporate Marketing. Kevin’s role will be to lead Almac’s Global Corporate Marketing team.

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Jacinta Parkhill

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Jacinta Parkhill

Jacinta Parkhill has been appointed a Director at Morrow Communications. Jacinta will play a key role supporting the company as it continues to grow.

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Rebecca Moffett

Monday 12 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Rebecca Moffatt

Tughans has appointed Rebecca Moffett as partner. Rebecca is a dual qualified expert in real estate law with over 10 years’ experience.

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Simon Magill

Sunday 11 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Simon Magill

Simon Magill has joined The MAC as Creative Director, tasked with supporting the venue’s drive to be a landmark of cultural excellence.

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Janine Wells

Sunday 11 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Janine Wells

Medialink has appointment Janine Wells as Northern Ireland Sales Manager for Channel 4. Janine joins the 4 Sales Team from Genesis.

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Stephen McCallum

Sunday 11 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Stephen McCallum

Stephen McCallum has joined Davy Private Clients as Wealth Manager at its Belfast office. Stephen is a Chartered Financial Planner and brings considerable experience working with high net worth individuals.

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Go Zorbing on the Lagan for Action Cancer

Sunday 11 September 2016 by Ulster Business

Action Cancer Firefighters Zorbing on the Lagan with Daredevil Zoe

Daredevil presenter Zoe Salmon is calling on everyone to join her for Action Cancer's fun-filled 'Zorbing on the Lagan' event taking place on Saturday 17th September.

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Top 100: Moy Park takes number one spot for fifth year running

Thursday 18 August 2016 by Ulster Business

Moy park number one in ulster business top 100

Meat processor reports turnover of £1.407bn as agri-food companies dominate top three places

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Marriott confirms first Northern Ireland hotel on Belfast waterfront

Thursday 18 August 2016 by Ulster Business

Hotel View unbranded

Four-star AC Hotel by Marriott will have 188 rooms and is due to be open by early 2018

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Cloughblane Farm Foods signs £450,000 Tesco deal

Thursday 18 August 2016 by Ulster Business

Tesco Cloughbane 5

Ready-meal maker will introduce 11 new lines and double trade with supermarket

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Export Technologies signs major deal with global beauty company

Thursday 11 August 2016 by Ulster Business

Export technologies to invest 150000

Belfast company plans to invest £150,000 in staff, infrastructure and research

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Retail rate reduction scheme re-launched

Thursday 11 August 2016 by Ulster Business

Retail rate reduction scheme relaunched

Back in Business aimed at getting empty retail properties filled

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House prices jump 12% in a year

Thursday 11 August 2016 by Ulster Business

House prices climb 12 percent

Ulster University survey shows sharp increase in second quarter of the year

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Munier Abdalla

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Munier Abdalla

Munier Abdalla has been appointed Senior Client Manager at Lighthouse Communications. He has over fifteen years’ experience as a respected news journalist.

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Julie-Anne Clarke

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Julie Anne Clarke

Julie-Anne Clarke has been appointed as a Regional Administrator for Institute of Directors Northern Ireland.

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Steven Hayes

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Steven Hayes

Steven Hayes has been appointed as a Financial Analyst at Whiterock Capital Partners. He has an Honours degree from Queens University Belfast in Accounting & Economics.

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Elaine Watson

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Elaine Watson

The Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute has announced the appointment of Professor Elaine Watson as Chief Executive. Professor Watson will take up post on 1 June 2016.

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Phil Barnes

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Phil Barnes

RAC Business has appointed Phil Barnes as strategic sales and development manager. Barnes’s responsibilities will include increasing sales activity, supporting existing customers and partners.

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Paul Prenter

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Paul Prenter

Paul Prenter, formerly of KPMG and more recently Staffline Group PLC, has joined Keenan Corporate Finance as Director. He will lead and grow the Corporate Advisory Team.

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Andrew Lowden

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Andrew Lowden

Douglas and Grahame Ltd has announced that Andrew Lowden will join the company as Business Development Director. Andrew was previously Managing Director of Cooneen at Work.

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Steven McKee

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Steven McKee

Steven McKee has been appointed associate director at Lambert Smith Hampton. Steven joined Lambert Smith Hampton in 2008, when he commenced employment within the Property Management Division.

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David Horisk

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

David Horisk

David Horisk has been appointed head of building consultancy at Lambert Smith Hampton in Belfast with overall responsibility for leading service line delivery to existing and new clients.

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Andrew Mearns

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Andrew Mearns

Andrew Mearns has been appointed senior surveyor at Lambert Smith Hampton. Andrew has five years’ experience working within the Scottish commercial market.

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Andrew Givan

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Andrew Givan

Andrew Givan has been appointed senior surveyor of property management at Lambert Smith Hampton. Andrew graduated from Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh in 2006.

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Ciara McCoy

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Ciara McCoy

Ciara McCoy has been appointed Account Executive at NakedPR. She is an experienced marketing professional having worked in the tourism, media and business sectors.

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Amy McGuckian

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Amy McGuckian

Amy McGuckian has been appointed Account Manager at NakedPR. She has over 10 years’ experience of working in PR, communications and marketing roles.

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Karen Hoey

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Karen Hoey

Karen Hoey has joined Happening Conferences and Events as Senior Events Manager. She is responsible for leading the company’s team of professionals in delivering event management solutions.

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Joe Magowan

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Joe Magowan

Joe Magowan has been appointed by drinks company Dillon Bass as the Brand Ambassador for Powers Irish Whiskey in Northern Ireland. He will lead a brand engagement programme.

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David Rogan

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

David Rogan

David Rogan has been appointed a Solicitor in the Company Commercial Department. David studied Law at Queen’s University graduating in 2010 before qualifying as a solicitor in 2013 from the Institute of Professional Legal Studies.

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Paul McCullagh

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Paul McCullagh

Paul McCullagh has been appointed Media Executive at ASG. Paul has worked within the Marketing Communications industry for three years.

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Pauline Moore

Monday 25 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Pauline Moore

Pauline Moore has been appointed Head of Media at ASG. Pauline brings with her seven years of media-related experience in both client and agency settings.

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Bank of Ireland UK Bank scoops 5 star rating for business current accounts

Thursday 7 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Bank of ireland scoops moneyfacts award

Small Business Growth account and Agri business current account scores with Moneyfacts, an independent provider of personal financial information.

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Maxol announces AWARE as new charity partner

Monday 4 July 2016 by Ulster Business

Maxol partner with aware

Partnership will run until 2017

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Murdoch buys former UTV radio stations for £220m

Thursday 30 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Murdoch buys former utv radio stations

Media tycoon’s deal sees 21 stations, including U105, come under News Corp’s ownership

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Brexit unsettles commercial property market but opportunities emerge

Thursday 30 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Brexit unsettles commercial property investors

CBRE report said uncertainty could keep interest rates lower for longer

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Invest NI: Brexit won’t deter investors

Thursday 30 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Investni says brexit wont deter investors

Agency says corporation tax cut and talent will still be a draw

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Pound rallies as markets bet on Remain vote

Thursday 23 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Pound rallies as markets bet on remain vote

Ipsos Mori poll sends sterling to six-month high but traders remain nervous

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Kenny calls for closer cross-border economic cooperation

Thursday 23 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Kenny calls for closer cross border  economic cooperation

Taoiseach says Irish government and NI Executive should work together to sell island of Ireland economy worldwide

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Fold to build 400 new homes

Thursday 23 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Fold to build 400 new homes

Announcement comes on housing association’s 40th birthday

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Jack Heathwood

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Jack Heathwood

Jack Heathwood has joined the property team at Wilsons Auctions. He comes from a comprehensive legal back-round having gained over five years’ experience with a practising civil barrister.

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Emma Murray

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Emma Murray

Emma Murray has been appointed as Director, Recruitment at ASG & Partners. With 18 years’ experience in recruitment advertising, Emma will oversee the company’s Recruitment division.

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Rory Jeffers

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Rory Jeffers

Rory Jeffers has been appointed as Creative Director at ASG & Partners. Rory has 17 years’ experience in branding and design.

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Karen Barr

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Karen Barr

Karen Barr has been appointed Head of Client Services at ASG & Partners. Karen has worked in the advertising industry for 20 years delivering national and international campaigns.

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Raymond McGinley

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Raymond McGinley

Moy Park has announced the appointment of Raymond McGinley to the post of General Counsel. Raymond will be responsible for advising on legal matters across a range of subjects.

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Arthur Cox

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Emma Jane Flannery

Arthur Cox has appointed Emma- Jane Flannery as Employment Law Partner at its Northern Ireland practice. Emma-Jane has 12 years’ experience of dealing with both contentious and non-contentious matters.

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Gerard Graham

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Gerard Graham

Gerard Graham has been elected Chair of the Chartered Institute of Building’s Northern division. Gerard is an experienced construction professional who works for Martin & Hamilton.

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Pat Killen

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Pat Killen

Xcell Partners Ltd has appointed Pat Killen OBE as Chairperson. He is the former Chief Executive of the Tyrone Crystal group of companies and has in-depth experience of industry in all its complexities.

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William Vance

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

William Vance

William Vance has been appointed Manager at Funeral Services Northern Ireland. He manages eight funeral homes and is responsible for leading, coaching and developing staff.

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Cathy Colton

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Cathy Colton

Carson McDowell has appointed Cathy Colton as a partner in its Real Estate Department. Ms Colton specialises in Liquor, Bookmaking and Pharmacy Licensing.

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Roger Acton

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Roger Action

Roger Acton has been appointed as Head of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants in Ireland. He is a former Regional Director Europe and Americas for the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

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Ian Beattie

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Ian Beattie

Northridge Finance has appointed Ian Beattie as Business Development Manager. Ian has 27 years’ experience within the industry, of which 25 was with Clydesdale & Yorkshire Bank.

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Robert Brechin

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Robert Brechin

Robert Brechin has joined Northridge Finance as Head of Direct Channels Sales. Robert has vast experience within the banking industry, including corporate, commercial and asset finance.

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Adele Lemon

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Adele Lemon

Adele Lemon has been appointed University Team Leader at Selective Travel Management. She will be responsible for the Higher Education Travel Division Team and the delivery of their travel portfolio.

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Lesley Joss

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Lesley Joss

Lesley Joss has joined Selective Travel Management as Account Manager. She will be responsible for overseeing the NI Civil Services’ extensive travel requirements.

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Angela McKay

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Angela McKay

Angela McKay has been promoted to the position of General Manager at Selective Travel Management. A former team leader in the higher education division, her new role will involve her working closely with the directors.

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Valerie Ludlow

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Valerie Ludlow

Valerie Ludlow has been appointed Director, Strategy at ASG & Partners. Valerie has worked in the research and advertising industries for 15 years.

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Kirk Moffatt

Sunday 19 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Kirk Moffatt

Kirk Moffatt has been appointed as Director of Creative Services at ASG and Partners. With over 25 years’ experience, Kirk will be responsible for building new creative relationships.

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Mount Charles to boost headcount by 212 this year

Thursday 16 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Mount charles to hire 200 new staff

Support services firm reports continued growth and plans to expand in Republic

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Huhtamaki Lurgan invests £5m in new equipment

Thursday 16 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Hutamaki lurgan invests 5m in new machinery

Finnish-owned plant has created 12 jobs since November 2015 and ramped up production by a quarter

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Full steam ahead as Belfast Harbour continues dockside transformation

Thursday 16 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Belfast harbour continue dockside transformation

Group notches up £30m profits as development of harbour continues apace

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Four Iceland Foods properties up for grabs in Belfast for £6m

Monday 13 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Iceland antrim road belfast

Supermarket group has long-term lets on properties which last until 2030

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Hamilton announces 50 new apprenticeships

Thursday 9 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Hamilton announces 50 new apprenticeships

Roles are direct response to Skills Barometer report which identified civil engineering as having a need for skilled workers

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Digital takes centre stage for NI companies

Thursday 9 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Digital takes centre stage for ni companies

Report reveals firms here plan to invest in digital to grow their businesses in the months ahead

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Citi warns Brexit would have “implications” for Belfast base

Thursday 9 June 2016 by Ulster Business

Citi belfast operations could be hit under brexit

Boss emails staff to warn that a Brexit vote would see the bank "rebalance" its UK operations

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Barclays announces £100m loan fund for SMEs

Thursday 26 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Barclays launch 100m sme fund

Bank targets firms with turnover of less than £25m with new lending pot

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External visitor numbers break record

Thursday 26 May 2016 by Ulster Business

External visitors hit record

Tourists from outside Northern Ireland in 2015 hit 2.3m

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Gilbert Ash scoop top prize at Viscount Awards

Thursday 26 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Gilbert ash pick up top viscount award

Construction firm lifts award for Overall Excellence at ceremony in IOD headquarters in London

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The GMcG evolution

Wednesday 25 May 2016 by Ulster Business

The g mcg revolution

GMcG managing partner Tony Nicholl explains how the accountancy firm has brought all its offices under the one brand name

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Finnish packaging giant buys Delta Print and Packaging for £80m

Thursday 19 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Huhtamaki buys delta print

The purchase by Hutamaki, which already has two plants in Northern Ireland, includes Delta’s Polish site

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Deloitte ramps up expansion and creates 300 new jobs

Thursday 19 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Deloitte pledge 300 new jobs

Business advisory aims to have over 1,000 staff by 2020 and become biggest branch outside London

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Wages below 2005 levels - PwC

Thursday 19 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Wages below 2005 levels

Business advisory firm says new Executive needs to focus on a range of economic indicators

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The National Living Wage – balancing pay and performance

Wednesday 18 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Pwc host roundtable on national living wage

In an attempt to quantify the impact of the NLW and other reward issues like the Apprenticeship Levy and Auto-Enrolment on workers’ pay and business performance, PwC invited a panel of business leaders and industry representatives to discuss just how the NLW wage would impact the regional economy.

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Sarah Gilpin

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Sarah Gilpin

Sarah Gilpin has been appointed as Finance Director at firm BDO Northern Ireland. Sarah is a Fellow Chartered Accountant and has over 15 years experience of working in finance in industry.

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Bronagh Bourke

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Bronagh Bourke ub

BDO NI has appointed Bronagh Bourke as Audit Director. Bronagh has worked in Dublin for the last 15 years gaining significant experience across a number of sectors.

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Mark Canning

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Mark Canning

Mark Canning has joined Danske Bank as Corporate Acquisition Manager, responsible for acquiring and building relationships with Northern Ireland’s top trading and property businesses.

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David Currie

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

David Currie

David Currie has joined Cunningham Coates in the new Financial Planning division. He brings 20 years’ experience and will work in leading investment, consulting and professional services firms to help clients achieve their financial goals.

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John Cubitt

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

John Cubitt

Cunningham Coates has appointed John Cubitt to the firm’s Investment Management team. He will manage portfolios on behalf of individuals, families, trusts, companies and charities and has 16 years’ experience in the industry.

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Violaine Malié

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Violaine Malie

Violaine Malié has been appointed French Translation Consultant at Export Technologies. She will translate clients’ e-commerce sites into French.

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Leonardo Pacher

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Leonardo Pacher

Leonardo Pacher has joined Export Technologies as Deployment Manager. She will guide and train new clients who are moving onto the IRP e-commerce platform.

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Raffaela Endrizzi

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Raffaela Endrizzi

Raffaela Endrizzi has been appointed German & Italian Translation Consultant at Export Technologies. In the role she will translate clients’ e-commerce sites into German & Italian.

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Jo Nicholl

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Jo Nicholl

Jo Nicholl has been appointed Deployment Manager at Export Technologies. She is charged with guiding and training new clients who are moving onto the IRP e-commerce platform.

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Javier Gutierrez

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Javier Gutierrez

Javier Gutierrez has been appointed Spanish Translation Consultant at Export Technologies. He will be responsible for translating clients’ e-commerce sites into Spanish.

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Ryan Kilfedder

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Ryan Kilfedder

Ryan Kilfedder has joined digital agency The Tomorrow Lab as Senior Web Manager. He is tasked with developing websites for a wide range of leading organisations.

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Carol Magill

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Carol Magill

The Chartered Institute of Marketing has appointed a new Network Manager in Ireland. Located in Belfast but working across the island, the new network manager Carol Magill is tasked with driving forward support to members.

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Melvin Hopps

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Melvin Hopps

Melvin Hopps from Hillsborough has been promoted to appointed to Estimating Director of Portview Fit-Out. In his new role, Melvin will be working closely with all the internal teams at Portview.

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John McMahon

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

John McMahon

John McMahon from Roslea, Fermanagh has been appointed the new Contracts Director for Portview Fit- Out. John joined the business on a student placement and returned on completion of his studies.

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Wilson Lamont

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Wilson Lamont

Wilson Lamont from Bangor has been appointed Quantity Surveyor Director for Portview Fit-Out. Wilson has over 18 years’ experience in the Construction Industry.

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Adam Finlay

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Adam Finlay

Adam Finlay has joined the Board of Directors of Douglas and Grahame Ltd with responsibility to lead the outerwear product division and the development and communication of the company’s brand portfolio.

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Declan Billington

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Declan Billington

The Northern Ireland Food and Drink Association (NIFDA) has appointed Declan Billington as its new Chair. He is CEO of leading animal feed manufacturer, Thompsons.

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Noel Brady

Saturday 14 May 2016 by Ulster Business

Noel Brady

Health Minister Simon Hamilton has appointed Noel Brady as Non-Executive Director to the South Eastern HSC Trust for an initial period of four years. Noel is owner of Consult Nb1.

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Gareth Latimer

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Gareth Latimer

Gareth Latimer has been appointed Director at Grant Thornton Northern Ireland. A licensed Insolvency Practitioner, Gareth will lead the Recovery & Reorganisation department.

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Ian Davison

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Ian Davison

Ian Davison has been appointed Assistant Manager at Grant Thornton Northern Ireland. He will manage the department’s portfolio of cases and will advise under-performing clients on turnaround strategies.

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Claire Reid

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Claire Reid

Claire Reid has joined 4c Executive Search as Head of Delivery. In her new role Claire will oversee the delivery of all assignments, leading and supporting the team.

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Peter Girvan

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Peter Girvan

Energy supplier Vayu Energy has announced the appointment of Peter Girvan as Energy Services Manager for Northern Ireland. He previously held the position of Commercial Sales Manager for SSE Airtricity.

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Leann Duffy

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Leann Duffy

Leann Duffy has been appointed as Group Director of Catering at the Mount Charles Group. She will oversee the Mount Charles Group’s extensive portfolio of catering sites.

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Barry McLean

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Barry McLean

Barry McLean has been appointed as Procurement & Compliance Officer at the Mount Charles Group. He will be responsible for the development of key policies, processes and procedures.

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Angela Maguire

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Angela Maguire

Angela Maguire has been appointed as an Area Manager to the Catering Division at the Mount Charles Group. In her new role she will oversee the daily operational and management support.

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Amanda Costello

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Amanda Costello

Amanda Costello-Harris joins the Mount Charles Group from Dover District Council, where she spent five years as an Environmental Health Officer.

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Sean Murphy

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Sean Murphy

Sean Murphy has been appointed Regional Managing Director of Branch & Private Banking for Ulster Bank in Northern Ireland.

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Hannah Orr

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Hannah Orr

Hannah Orr has joined Gaelectric Developments Ltd as Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Project Officer.

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Eoin McGrath

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Eoin McGrath

Eoin McGrath has joined the Hastings Hotels Group, based at Stormont Hotel in the role of Business Development Manager.

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Natasha Deeney

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Natasha Deeney

Natasha Deeney has joined JPR as Digital Marketing Consultant. She will provide social media and digital marketing services to JPR’s clients across the public, private and voluntary sectors.

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Howard Hastings

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Howard Hastings

Dr. Howard Hastings OBE, Managing Director of Hastings Hotels, has been appointed the new Chair of Visit Belfast.

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Neville Bell

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Neville Bell

Neville Bell is the newly appointed GM of Solmatix Renewables marking the start of a new phase of growth and expansion for the company.

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Matt Foster

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Matt Foster

Matt Foster has worked for Wilsons Auctions, Mallusk for 8 years and has recently been appointed Car Auction Sales Executive.

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Lars- Erik Aaroy

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Lars Erik Aaroy

Charles Hurst Group has appointed Lars- Erik Aaroy as the new Head of Business for Jaguar Land Rover following 26 years in the motor industry.

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Paul Fox

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Paul Fox

Paul Fox has been appointed Business Development Executive at Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

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Kirsty McManus

Friday 22 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Kirsty McManus

Kirsty McManus has been appointed Head of Business Development at Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

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Ready, steady, grow

Thursday 21 April 2016 by Ulster Business

Ready steady grow

Constantly assessing whether your business is fit for purpose and protected from tax risks is the key to long-term commercial success. Janette Jones, Partner and Head of Northern Ireland tax practice at PwC, explains how to minimise the risk of surprise tax liabilities.

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Scoop for Clearbox as new client signs up

Thursday 24 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Scoop for clearbox as morellis sign up

Clearbox appointed by Morelli's Ice Cream

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Cookstown company creates 110 jobs to extend global reach

Thursday 24 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Cookstown company creates 110 jobs to extend global reach

Posts are part of a £6.8m expansion for CDE into the US and Europe

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Manufacturing sector primed for government-led boost

Thursday 24 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Manufacturer primed for government led boost

Report shows sector remains vibrant and ready to grow

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Lagan Homes to build 550 houses in Bangor

Thursday 24 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Lagan homes to build 550 homes in bangor

Developer is investing £90m across two sites in the Country Down town

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Hannah Leckey

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Hannah Leckey

Hannah Leckey has joined Ground Espresso Bars Store Manager. She is responsible for the daily management of the new standalone store in Bangor.

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Sheila Harper

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Sheila Harper

Sheila Harper has been appointed Marketing and Communications Executive at Ortus: The Business Development Agency. She will oversee all internal and external marketing campaigns.

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Fran Barlet

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Fran Barlet

Fran Barlet has been appointed as Marketing and Sales Support Executive for CDE Global. She will have responsibility for developing marketing strategies.

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Sorcha Simpson

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Sorcha Simpson

Sorcha Simpson has been promoted to Marketing and Sales Support Manager for CDEnviro. She previously worked as brand manager for CDE Global.

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Kathryn Thomson

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Kathryn Thomson

Kathryn Thomson has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Director of National Museums Northern Ireland. Kathryn is currently the Chief Operating Officer at Tourism NI.

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Peter Thompson

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Peter Thompson

Peter Thompson has been appointed Senior Account Director at Genesis. He will be responsible for leading a number of key accounts including Invest NI, SPAR UK and Henderson Group.

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Thomas MacMahon

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Thomas MacMahon

Thomas MacMahon has been appointed Senior Account Executive at Genesis. He will support the day-to day management of a number of key.

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Danielle Black

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Danielle Black

Danielle Black has been appointed Senior Account Executive at Genesis. She will support the day-to day management of a number of key accounts.

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Cherith Titterington

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Cherith Titterington

Cherith Titterington has joined Betterhomes Group as Marketing Manager. Cherith will be responsible for the complete rebrand of the Betterhomes Group.

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Pat O’Farrell

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Pat O Farrell

Pat O’Farrell has been appointed as National Account Manager at PRM Group. Pat will be responsible for the day to day management and implementation of the company’s sales strategy.

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Darren Hughes

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Darren Hughes

As the newly appointed Key Account Manager at PRM Group, Darren Hughes is responsible for the implementation of the company’s sales strategy within specified key accounts throughout Northern Ireland.

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Ian Megahey

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Ian Meghaey

Ian Megahey has been appointed to the role of Business Development Manager for Barclay Communications’ sister company, WorkPal.

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Ronnie McDowell

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Ronnie McDowell

Ronnie McDowell has been appointed to the role of Business Development Manager for Barclay Communications’ sister company, WorkPal.

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Aaron Kirk

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Aaron Kirk

Aaron Kirk has recently been appointed to the role of Corporate Account Manager for Barclay Communications after working in a new business sales role with the team for six years.

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Barry Blakely

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Barry Blakely

Barry Blakely has been appointed Sales and Marketing Assistant at Nitec Solutions. Barry will be responsible for the development and implementation of Nitec’s marketing activity.

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Amy McCourt

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Amy McCourt

Amy McCourt has been appointed Marketing Manager for the Wilsons Auctions group. Amy has over seven years’ experience working for some of Northern Ireland’s most well-known brands.

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Michael Rennie

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Michael Rennie

Michael Rennie is now part of the Asset Recovery Department for the Wilsons Auctions group, dealing with public and government bodies.

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Aidan Larkin

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Aidan Larkin

Aidan Larkin is the Asset Recovery Department Manager for Wilsons Auctions Group. His role involves managing the asset realisation process.

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Get your entries in now for Aer Lingus Viscount Awards

Tuesday 15 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Time running out to enter viscount awards

Deadline for entries to Northern Ireland's most prestigious business awards ends on Monday March 21

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Leckey creates 50 jobs at Lisburn base

Thursday 10 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Leckey annouce 50 jobs at lisburn plant

Expansion is part of a £3.2m expansion for the manufacturing firm

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Grant Thornton announces 33 new jobs as revenue grows

Thursday 10 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Grant thornton creates 50 new jobs in belfast office

Business advisory firm is looking for staff across its Belfast office

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Deloitte ushers in a future of mobile touch commerce

Thursday 10 March 2016 by Ulster Business

Deloitte predicts ramp up in mobile payments

Usage of mobile payments will rise by 150% in 2016 to 50m as cash takes a back seat

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Funders fall for car repair comparison site

Thursday 25 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Car mechanic comparison site woos funders

MyCarNeedsA.com raises £2m only 18 months after starting up in business

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Abbey Insurance Brokers buys Open + Direct

Thursday 25 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Abbey insurance brokers buys open and direct

Sale by parent Swinton Group makes Abbey Northern Ireland’s largest locally-owned insurance broker

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INM buys Ulster Business from Greer Publications

Thursday 25 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Inm buy ulster business from greer publications

Belfast Telegraph owner also buys Ulster Grocer, Hospitality Review and Northern Woman magazines

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Economy first, First Minster?

Tuesday 23 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Economy first first minister

Only weeks after taking up the role of First Minister, David Elliott caught up with Arlene Foster in her new office in Stormont’s Parliament Buildings to find out where the economy stands on her new agenda

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The A&L M&A way

Tuesday 23 February 2016 by Ulster Business

The a and l m and a way

A&L Goodbody corporate partners – Peter Stafford, Mark Thompson and Alastair Keith – tell Ulster Business how the firm’s corporate department in Northern Ireland has expanded through the recession and maintains its strong position at the forefront of local M&A activity.

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Record deals year puts Northern Ireland on investors’ radar

Tuesday 23 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Hike in m and a activity attracts investors

Sharp uptick in mergers and acquisitions piques interest overseas

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Osborne King sells former Danske Bank building for over £5.75m

Monday 22 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Osborne king sells former danske building

Donegall Square North building in Belfast beats asking price

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Professor David Taylor booked for MLN Conference

Wednesday 17 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Professor david taylor booked for mln conference

Author of the world’s fastest selling business book just one of the speakers at the Management and Leadership Conference

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Charities urge Finance Minister to ring fence rates bill

Wednesday 17 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Charities call on government to maintain rate free status

Organisations say removal of 100% rate relief would cost them £5.5m

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Care company creates 120 new jobs

Wednesday 17 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Care company creates 120 new jobs

Connected Health is creating the posts in Belfast, Lisburn and North Down

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Bombardier committed to Belfast base despite job cuts

Wednesday 17 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Bombardier cuts 1000 jobs at belfast base

Enterprise Minster says aircraft maker dedicated to C-Series manufacture in the city

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Sarah Dillon

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Sarah Dillon

Sarah Dillon has been appointed as Director of Capital Markets at Lambert Smith Hampton. She has over seven years’ experience working within the Irish investment market.

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Helena

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Helena

Helena has joined as HR Director to Baker & McKenzie, joining the Belfast Leadership Team, supporting the growing operational needs in Belfast.

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Eleanor Gilliland

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Eleanor Gilliland

Eleanor Gilliland has joined Baker McKenzie to lead Global Business Development for the Capital Markets Practice. Eleanor was formerly Business Development and Marketing Director at Capita Managed IT Solutions.

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Kristina Hare

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Kristina Hare

Kristina Hare has joined Baker & McKenzie as Deputy General Counsel. She has joined from KPMG Ireland where she worked as Legal Counsel.

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Adrian Clark

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Adrian Clarke

Adrian Clark has been appointed Director of Business Development at banah UK Ltd. Adrian will ensure optimal commercialisation of the banahCEM materials.

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Catherine Maxwell

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Catherine Maxwell

Catherine Maxwell has been appointed company accountant at banah UK Ltd. Catherine oversees the accounts department.

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Thomas Osborne

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Thomas Osborne

Thomas Osborne has been promoted to the position of Senior Surveyor within Osborne King’s Licensed and Leisure & Auction divisions where he works on behalf of a wide range of clients.

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Harry Crosby

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Harry Crosby

Harry Crosby has been appointed Senior Surveyor within the Professional/Advisory Departments at Osborne King.

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Richard McCaig

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Richard McCaig

Richard McCaig assumes the position of Associate Director within the transactional department of Osborne King where he is responsible for sales, lettings and acquisitions in the office sector.

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Michael Graham

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Michael Graham

Michael Graham, has become a Full Accredited Member of Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE) following completion of the Older Client in Law Practice Award.

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Maynard Mawhinney

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Maynard Mawhinney

Maynard Mawhinney has been appointed to the Board of Around Noon, the Newry-based specialist in ‘food to go’ solutions. Mr Mawhinney has extensive experience in the food industry.

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Michael Wilson

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Michael Wilson

Michael Wilson has joined TLT NI LLP as a Solicitor. Michael advises on a wide range of property matters including landlord and tenant law.

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Peter McGrath

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Peter McGrath

Peter McGrath as been appointed an Associate at TLT NI LLP specialising in commercial and banking litigation. He advises in relation to matters such as corporate and personal insolvency, property disputes.

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Anna Vangrove

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Anna Vangrove

Anna Vangrove has been appointed an Associate at TLT NI LLP. Anna advises lenders and borrowers on all aspects of commercial finance services.

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Michael Potter

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Michael Potter

Michael Potter has been appointed Associate Director within the Osborne King’s Advisory division where he mainly carries out valuation reports for a range of clients and lending institutions.

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Chris Sweeney

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Chris Sweeney

Chris Sweeney has been promoted to the position of Associate Director within Osborne King’s general agency division. His principal role is negotiating the leasing and sale of property.

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Gail Prentice-Jackson

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Gail Prentice

Gail Prentice-Jackson has assumed the position of Associate Director within the Property and Asset Management Department at Osborne King where she deals with all aspects of property management.

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Niall Watson

Saturday 6 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Niall Watson

Niall Watson has been appointed Delivery Executive – New Business and Mobilisation at Fujitsu. He will be responsible for the growth, mobilisation and delivery of new business.

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Accelerating Northern Ireland’s competitive SMEs – creating or scaling-up?

Monday 1 February 2016 by Ulster Business

Accelerating ni smes

Paul Terrington, Regional Chairman of PwC in Northern Ireland, says a concerted effort is needed to scale up Northern Ireland’s SME base

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Richard Caldwell

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Richard Caldwell

Richard Caldwell has been appointed as Managing Director of Business Banking at Danske Bank. He will have responsibility for Finance Centres, Agribusiness, Small Business and Business Acquisition.

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Kevin Kingston

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Kevin Kingston

Kevin Kingston has been appointed chief executive at Danske Bank UK. He was previously deputy CEO and Managing Director of Business Banking and takes over from former CEO Gerry Mallon.

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Shaun McAnee

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Shaun McAnee

Shaun McAnee has been appointed as Managing Director of Corporate Banking at Danske Bank UK. He is currently Head of Corporate Banking.

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Stephen Chambers

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Stephen Chambers

Stephen Chambers has been appointed Associate Director in Lisney’s Investment department. He will be involved in providing advice on investment sales and acquisitions.

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Patrick Tinnelly

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Patrick Tinnelly

Patrick Tinnelly has been appointed General Manager at Germinal NI. Patrick will be responsible for overseeing all business operations.

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Laurie Scott

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Laurie Scott

Visit Belfast has appointed Laurie Scott as its director of business development having worked for Visit Britain in New York for more than seven years.

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Declan Leonard

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Declan Leonard

Declan Leonard has been appointed as a Chartered Surveyor at Lambert Smith Hampton. He has four years’ experience as a surveyor in the commercial property industry.

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Tiffany Brien

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Tiffany Brien

Tiffany Brien has been appointed Valuer at Simon Brien Residential and will be responsible for assisting in the development of the company brand in the resale sector in South Belfast.

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Aaron Russell

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Aaron Russell

Aaron Russell has joined Simon Brien Residential as an Associate. He has 12 years’ experience in residential estate agency, including owning his own business Cucuo.

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Thomas O’Doherty

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Thomas O Doherty

Thomas O’Doherty has been appointed Associate Partner at Simon Brien Residential. Thomas has worked in the residential estate agency business for over 25 years.

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Niall Harkin

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Niall Harkin

Niall Harkin has been appointed as Head of Mortgage Intermediary Business at Danske Bank. He joined Danske Bank in 2009.

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Patrick Black

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Patrick Black

Patrick Black joins the team at PRM Group as the new Project Marketing Manager. Patrick is responsible for managing marketing projects.

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Lisa Muldoon

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Lisa Muldoon

Lisa Muldoon has been appointed as Trading Manager at PRM Group. Lisa will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the company’s supply base.

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Michael Stewart

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Michael Stewart

As the newly appointed Commercial Manager at PRM Group, Michael Stewart is responsible for managing the Sales division throughout Ireland.

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Peter Lockhart

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Peter Lockhart

Peter Lockhart has been appointed a solicitor in the litigation department at Cleaver Fulton Rankin, working in the procurement, construction, mortgage repossession and dispute resolution teams.

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Kathryn Laverty

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Kathryn Laverty

Kathryn Laverty has joined Cleaver Fulton Rankin as a trainee solicitor. Kathryn advises clients on a wide range of corporate, commercial and employment law issues.

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Deborah Archer

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Deborah Archer

Deborah Archer has been appointed a director in the Company Commercial Department at Cleaver Fulton Rankin. Deborah will specialise in the area of Banking and Finance.

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Lana Cairns

Friday 29 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Lana Cairns

Lana Cairns has been appointed Marketing Manager at Find Insurance NI. She will be responsible for devising, implementing and managing all aspects of Find Insurance NI’s marketing and communications strategy.

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Ulster Rugby teams with Pinnacle to improve reporting with Sage 200

Thursday 28 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Ulster rugby touches down with pinnacle

Expansion means greater demand for management reporting

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Waterfront allows conference buyers a sneak peek at redevelopment

Thursday 28 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Waterfront makes waves with conference buyers

Larger global conferences expected for Belfast when venue’s extension opens in May

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Titanic jobs boost as venue gets set to hire 50 new staff

Thursday 28 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Titanic hiring plans ahead of busy summer

Visitor attraction is gearing up for an expected busy summer period.

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Foster keeps economy centre stage and takes the Executive west

Thursday 28 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Foster puts economy first

First Minister plans to hold Executive meetings in Enniskillen and Londonderry

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Industry body releases video series to boost PR professionalism

Thursday 21 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Cipr ramps up professionalism

CIPR aims to ramps up professionalism in PR profession

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New Reading office for Willis IRM

Thursday 7 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Willis opens new office in reading

Belfast insurance company sets up first base in south east England

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New car registrations dip in 2015

Thursday 7 January 2016 by Ulster Business

New car sales end down ford fiesta most popular

Ford Fiesta remains most popular with Northern Ireland drivers

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Ryanair sounds trumpets for Belfast return

Thursday 7 January 2016 by Ulster Business

Ryanair returns with new belfast base

Budget airline to set up base at Belfast International with Gatwick service followed by five other routes

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