Book Profits Program Software Review – Read This First!

January 8, 2021

You want to start your own business at home during the COVID lockdown, but you just aren’t sure where to start. This might be just what you have been looking for: training, expert software, and Amazon. TL;DR: With the Book Profits System, you can find key textbooks at the lowest possible price online that you can buy and then quickly turn around and sell at a great price right on Amazon. So you’re probably asking, is the market flooded with people doing this business? Does it really still work? The answer is there is plenty of room for you to get in as I tested it, and it worked for…

Salmon Software to implement new TMS at UK’s Kelda Group

January 6, 2021

Irish-owned Salmon Software has won a contract to implement a new treasury management system at Kelda Group, parent company of Yorkshire Water, which provides water and sewerage services to nearly five million people and 130,000 businesses. According to Christopher Elliff, cash and banking manager, Kelda Group, the company wanted to replace an aging TMS to manage critical transactions across the business, including visibility of short term loans and deposits, long term debt and index linked derivatives and other instruments. Following a pre-selection process the Kelda Group reviewed six TMS solutions. “We selected Salmon Software because they had the best package for our requirements combined with a competitive price,” said Elliff.…

US Medical Giant ResMed Buys BiancaMed in All-Cash Deal

January 6, 2021

San Diego-headquartered medical device manufacturer ResMed has acquired UCD spin-out BiancaMed in an all-cash deal. Original investors including DFJ ePlanet Capital and Enterprise Ireland are believed to receive a significant premium on their €11m investment in the company. BiancaMed is one of an emerging generation of young Irish medical device companies who are developing breakthrough technologies. It has developed a contactless, accurate device to measure sleep and breathing and combat deaths arising from the sleep disorder sleep apnea. Dr Philip de Chazal, Dr Conor Hanley and Prof Conor Heneghan founded the company in 2003 to commercialise research that emerged from the UCD School of Electrical, Electronic and Mechanical Engineering. The company employs…

AirSpeed Telecom sets sights on Europe for growth

January 5, 2021

Over the past 18 months AirSpeed Telecom has achieved 40pc revenue growth and taken on 12 new staff, according to CEO Liam O’Kelly, who was the winner of the RSM Entrepreneur of the Year Award at the European Business Awards last May. A broadcast engineer by profession, O’Kelly had originally set up a company called Viscom, which built TV stations and broadcast facilities globally. By 2002, new radio technologies were emerging and he could see that these had the real potential to offer an alternative telecommunications system to businesses all over Ireland, including in remote regions such as Donegal, Kerry and along the west coast of Ireland. “The existing operators…

The Doyle Collection appoints CFO

January 5, 2021

Kieran Doohan has been appointed chief financial officer at the The Doyle Collection. Doohan joins the company from Ballymore Group, where he was group financial controller and head of finance (Ireland). Previously, he held the position of financial controller (international division) at Mercury Engineering, between 2003 and 2007. He began his career in KPMG in 1996 and held a number of management positions in the firm’s Dublin and Sydney offices between 1996 and 2002. A fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland, he holds a bachelor of commerce (BComm) and master’s of accounting (MAcc) from UCD, and a graduate diploma in the management and application of IT in accounting from DCU. Grainne…

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