Cartoon Saloon and Lighthouse Studios win at the Irish Animation Awards

Cartoon Saloon’s animated fantasy film My Father’s Dragon came out on top at the recent Irish Animation Awards with five wins, including the award for Best Irish Feature. Lighthouse Studios also scored two awards for their animated series The Cuphead Show!. Read more

CluneTech in Kilkenny awarded for Champion Well-being Strategy

Kilkenny-based CluneTech has been awarded Champion Well-being Strategy at the annual Irish HR Champion Awards. CluneTech are a key member of the Ireland South East Financial Services cluster. Read more

New video shows 3d modelling of Wexford’s Trinity Wharf development

A new video shared by Wexford County Council shows in the detail the proposed development at Trinity Wharf. The Trinity Wharf site will facilitate a new sustainable urban quarter with high-quality public realm, mix of modern office space, hotel, leisure and residential, a landmark cultural building, 58 residential units and a multi-storey car park. Read more

My Father’s Dragon Exhibition at Butler Gallery

Butler Gallery has developed a fantastic exhibition response to five time Oscar© nominated Cartoon Saloon’s new animated film My Father’s Dragon, directed by Nora Twomey. Read more

Funding Your Innovative StartUp Seminar, Thursday June 16th, Waterford City, 9.30am

The South East BIC are hosting an in-person seminar to help early stage businesses understand the funding journey with advice from entrepreneurs who have been through it. Read more

Waterford celebrates being the Best Place to Live in Ireland this weekend

This weekend Waterford will celebrate winning the 2021 Irish Times award for being the Best Place to Live in Ireland. Read more

Cahir Castle wins the European Film Commissions Network Location Award for 2021

Cahir Castle, one of Ireland’s largest and best-preserved castles, is the winner of the fifth edition of the EUFCN Location Award, the award for best European location in the film and TV industries organized by EUFCN – The European Film Commissions Network. Read more

Strong resilience shown in Foreign Direct Investment in Ireland South East in 2021

The latest IDA results for the South East region show that there has been continued resilience in the existing FDI base in the region during 2021 with some new name investments also being added. Read more

Boxworks nominated as Business Hub of the Year

Boxworks, co-working space and business hub in Waterford, has been nominated as Business Hub of the Year in the Digital Business Ireland awards 2021. Read more