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International Women’s Day at RTÉ
March 9th, 2018

In life, in sport, in business, there are some days that stand out and yesterday was one of those for us. RTÉ and Sport for Business came together to host a special conversation in the Primetime Studio and before an … Continue reading

Sport Industry Awards Winners 2018
March 8th, 2018

The 2018 Sport Industry Awards brought the great and good of Irish sport, as well as a host of members from the Sport for Business community, together to celebrate the achievements of the year. Continue reading

The Business of Cycling 2018
March 20th, 2018

Sport for Business is to bring together members of its business led community to explore the ways in which cycling is becoming ever more the physical activity of choice for individuals and groups as we head towards the summer of … Continue reading

Federation Promoting Community Funding
March 20th, 2018

The Federation of Irish Sport has teamed up with Clann Credo, a charity that provides loan finance to community projects nationwide. Clann Credo recently announced details of a dedicated community sports loan fund of €10 Million. They have partnered with … Continue reading

Celebrating Ireland’s Grand Slam Win
March 20th, 2018

We take a look at how some of Ireland’s Key commercial supporters celebrated Saturday’s Grand Slam win through content creation that was quick and very effective. Continue reading

The Social Reach of the Grand Slam
March 20th, 2018

The total reach of Ireland’s Grand Slam win across all social media and devices on Saturday afternoon was as high as 32 million and here, with The Brand Fans, we can bring you visibility on how that was achieved. Continue reading

30 Under 30 – Leaders of Tomorrow
March 20th, 2018

We have now 24 strong in our list of the Sport for Business 30 Under 30 highlighting the next generation of Ireland’s sporting leaders. Today’s entry is Hugh Gallagher, Head of Sport at Web Summit. Continue reading

Bring it Home Ireland
March 16th, 2018

Aviva have teamed up with Dublin poet and playwright Stephen James Smith to deliver a powerful, poetic good luck message to the Ireland rugby team as they seek to secure a Grand Slam against England on St Patrick’s Day. The … Continue reading

Moments From the Irish Sponsorship Summit 2018
March 16th, 2018

The Irish Sponsorship Summit took place at Croke Park yesterday in front of a powerful gathering of sponsorship, marketing, sports and entertainment professionals. There was a fascinating and very open discussion with Karl Donnelly of Three, Edel McCarthy of Electric … Continue reading

Next Stage for Women in Sport
March 16th, 2018

A special gathering took place last night at the offices of Wilson Hartnell in Dublin City Centre. Representatives from sporting organisations, politics, business and more came together at the invitation of the Olympic Council of Ireland and the Federation of … Continue reading

#BackingCuala on Epic Weekend
March 16th, 2018

It’s the biggest day in the life of a GAA Club and few get to feel it from the inside. On St Patrick’s Day tomorrow Cuala, flag bearers for Dublin Hurling get to do it for the second year in … Continue reading

Vodafone’s Second Season Charm
March 16th, 2018

It has to be said that Vodafone are the kind of sponsors a team needs when it chasing down a bit of history. In the second year of their sponsorship of Dublin GAA, the Dubs won the All Ireland Football … Continue reading

Cheltenham 2018 – Day Four
March 16th, 2018

They said last year was a freak result and could never be achieved again.  Now following another six winners at Cheltenham yesterday Irish trained horses have won 15 in total at this year’s Festival with one day to go. It may...

Is This the Future of Sports Journalism?
March 15th, 2018

The media landscape is ever evolving and this morning there is another element for fans to get their fix of content with the launch of The Players Chronicle. The new online service has been launched by Packed.House, the media group … Continue reading

Kia Driving Athletics Racing
March 15th, 2018

The 2017 Kia Race Series kicks off this weekend with the Streets of Portlaoise 5K where Catherina McKiernan and Rose of Tralee, Jennifer Byrne will be setting the pace. This is the second year of the partnership between Kia Motors … Continue reading

Rala’s Tips for Travelling Fans
March 15th, 2018

The weekend looms large and the Grand Slam showdown at Twickenham will be one of the highlights of the year and maybe for a generation. Ireland has only ever won two Grand Slams in the Men’s Game, and one in … Continue reading

New Sports Agency Launches Today
March 15th, 2018

Ireland woke up this morning to the birth of a newly created sports agency. Leading Sport will specialise in strategic consulting to rights holders and governing bodies, sports event creation and management, and sports sponsorship. It will be led by … Continue reading

Cheltenham 2018 – Day Three
March 15th, 2018

The Irish are flying at Cheltenham and none more so than trainer Willie Mullins who added another two yesterday to his three from Tuesday to head the Top Trainer list with as many winners already as would normally take the … Continue reading

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