Caroline Crowley relocated from North London to Clonakilty in 2014 to set up a new business in Bandon. CPC Outsourcing has won numerous business awards and she is now determined to bring West Cork to the global market. CPC Outsourcing offers outsourced business support services including tax, marketing and mentoring to allow businesses to concentrate on what they do best and outsource the rest. She also set up West Cork Business Network
Nanci Creedon is a Cork based dog trainer and currently the only certified behaviour consultant in the Republic of Ireland. She runs Creedons Doggy Day Care and is a frequent pet/dog training expert on the Today show
Not only is he hurler of the year but won the supreme prize for his Limousin Heifer at the recent Roscrea Show. Marty met him on the family farm in Kilkenny where he was helping with the Fresian herd.
The recent take-over of Keenan’s animal feed specialists in Borris, Carlow, by global animal nutrition company Alltech has secured 177 direct jobs in the company which was owned by the Keenan family for over thirty years – and god knows how many hundred more among suppliers in the region.
Alltech is a 2.5 billion euro global business founded and owned and still run by Irish man Dr Pearse Lyons who was recently named at number 4 in the Sunday Times rich list. Damien met Pearse to talk about beer, a new distillery in Dublin and the rescue of Keenans.
The full interview with Pearse Lyons is here to listen or podcast
14 Year old Hannah Roddy called to sing us a tune today.. Not all of her version of Hero ( Mariah Carey) went out - sadly but we do have many videos of her performing.. Just type Hannah Roddy Youtube and things like this will pop up..
Tom Dunne is the Zurich Farming Independent farmer of the year. Louise Denvir went to see his organic beef operation in Durrow Co Laois and see why he won.
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Speech Broadcaster of the Year Damien O'Reilly and the CountryWide team feature the events, people and happenings that bring colour and life to communities, towns and villages across the country.
Presenter: Damien O'Reilly
Producer: Ian Wilson