Blog

Latest News

5 Minutes With… Noel Kellett, Computershare

Leading global financial administration firm, Computershare, has clocked up over ten years at M:TEK. Software development manager, Noel Kellett, tells us how the company has benefitted from Monaghan’s huge talent pool and that they are excited to be further growing their business here. What does Computershare do? Computershare is a global market leader in transfer […]

0 comments

5 Minutes With… Gordon MacArdle, Rocas Training & Business Development

5 Minutes With… Gordon MacArdle, Rocas Training & Business Development The C:TEK building in Carrickmacross is home to a diverse range of businesses, from hot-deskers to established companies with multiple locations. C:TEK tenant and owner of Rocas Training & Business Development, Gordon MacArdle, talks of the company’s expansion into the UK market, and tells us […]

0 comments

Most Promising Female Entrepreneurs in Monaghan

In recognition of National Women’s Enterprise Day, we take a look at some of County Monaghan’s most promising female-led start-ups: Storming the international online beauty retail sector, Cloud10beauty.com was set up by Monaghan native, Blanaid Johnson. The Castleblayney-based company employs fifteen full-time staff and ships to over 40 countries from its state-of-the-art HQ. Eavan Rooney, founded Thrive Occupational […]

0 comments

Border Bizcamp… What to Expect

Border Bizcamp is back, and attendees can once again expect a day jam-packed with positivity and business inspiration. Whether you are in business in Monaghan or elsewhere, or thinking about setting up a business, there is something for everyone in the varied programme of talks. Keynote speakers this year include journalist Vincent Browne, who will […]

0 comments

Taste of Monaghan: Food Businesses to Watch

Hot on the heels of foodie destination success, where Monaghan and Glaslough placed fifth in a list of the top culinary destinations in Ireland – the county’s highest ever placing, comes Taste of Monaghan 2018. The event runs 28-30 September and will showcase the very best that food businesses in Monaghan have to offer. Monaghan […]

0 comments

5 Minutes With… Steve Boyes, director of FUEL – High Performance IT

5 Minutes With… Steve Boyes, director of FUEL – High Performance IT M:TEK has welcomed a handful of new tenants over the past few months, as businesses here thrive here and outgrow their Monaghan office space. Among the recent arrivals is FUEL – High Performance IT, a specialist consultancy headquartered in Northern Ireland and employing […]

0 comments

Businesses Blossom in Blayney

Castleblayney is a microcosm of the Monaghan business scene; the county’s third largest town is home to a diverse mix of businesses, from the largest shoe store in Ireland to an online beauty emporium, servicing customers in the UK, mainland Europe and the US. Here are just a handful of the businesses thriving in Castleblayney: […]

0 comments

Mouth-watering Monaghan Food Businesses

A hub for food businesses, the agri-food sector in Monaghan is booming. From a concentration of complimentary businesses pooling state-of-the-art logistics and cold store facilities in Lough Egish, Castleblayney, to food start-ups making use of the cutting-edge incubator kitchen facility in Ballybay, here are just a few Monaghan food business success stories to whet your appetite: […]

0 comments

New and Improved Hot Desk in MTEK

The hot-desking space in Monaghan’s M:TEK I has been given a fresh new look! Those currently availing of Enterprising Monaghan’s shared office space in Carrickmacross and here at M:TEK , include one self-employed indivdual  , who uses the space when necessary, and another, who works for KPMG in Dublin but opts to work remotely instead […]

0 comments

Q&A With Colm Connolly

  Colm Connolly hails from a five-generation Monaghan farming family, and he decided to set up his own business selling a range of  gourmet dried Irish beefs snacks. Rucksnacks  is a new and promising Monaghan food businesses which has become a big hit with health enthusiasts looking for snacks with no added sugar, no gluten […]

0 comments