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    • it@cork member introduces a new service
    •   it@cork member, have recently introduced a new service, which has had very impressive results in its first month alone. During's Energy Audits, they expertly examine businesses for savings potential, forensically examining Energy and Gas bills. The service...
    • Supplying to the top
    • A University College Cork (UCC) start-up passed its 1,000th buyer recently as companies look to save more time and money with suppliers. The start-up,, offers businesses the opportunity to shop around for the best prices from suppliers locally and...
    • Cork entrepreneur to advise EU on e-procurement
    • The European Commission has appointed Cork entrepreneur Mike McGrath of to an expert group to advise on how a switch to e-procurement could save between €50bn and €70bn across Europe every year. The purpose of the group is to assist the European Commission in...
    • New Business saves time and money
    • In a business environment that demands a rigorous focus on minimising costs, a Cork businessman’s new business-to-business online quotation service is a boon—offering buyers an efficient liaison point with suppliers that saves companies time and money, and which is entirely...
    • Sparking Awards at UCC Ignite Night
    • Mike McGrath, founder of emerged as the principal winner at the inaugural awards ceremony of UCC’s IGNITE programme. As well as receiving the “Most Collegial” award as nominated by his peers on the Programme, won the Best Company...
    • win Best Company Award at UCC IGNITE
    • Business to Business supply boffin Mike McGrath was this evening hailed as UCC’s hottest young entrepreneur, after scooping overall prize in the inaugural UCC Ignite Graduate Business Awards held in the Aula Maxima. McGrath, who runs popular business-to-business (B2B) web portal...
    • Startup of the day
    • Company: Founder: Mike McGrath What it does: the company provides a tendering service where small companies bid for jobs, services and contracts that other small companies need fulfilled Status: active, live: see website Funding: Enterprise...
    • talk to RTE at Dublin Web Summit
    • were attending the 2011 Dublin Web Summit last week. Listen to Mike/ talk to RTE at #DWS7 - check out the clip:
    • EI Announces E750000 Funding for High Potential Startups
    • Over a dozen high potential startups will receive a total of 750,000 euro from the Enterprise Ireland (EI) Competitive Start Fund, it was announced this week. Each company will receive 50,000 euro to “explore the market fit for their services and move swiftly to market...
    • is sponsoring SpoirtFest
    • is sponsoring SpóirtFest 2011, a sporting, music, food and entertainment festival to be held in Ballincollig, Cork on August Bank Holiday weekend. SpóirtFest is the largest Festival of its kind in Ireland and promises to have something for everyone with an interest...
    • New website to save businesses money
    • A new online quotation system is aiming to save businesses money and simplify the procurement process by sourcing local suppliers with competitive quotes. launched last year and is currently focusing on providing quotes for printing and print supplies. is the...
    • for printing
    • I met Mike from yesterday and was hugely impressed by this new business which only launched in December. The premise is simple: put up a spec for a printing job on the site, it automatically sends it to all the relevant suppliers they have in the system and a percentage of those quote...
    • New B2B website from Cork
    • A new online quotation system is aiming to save Cork businesses money and simplify the procurement process by sourcing great local suppliers with competitive quotes. launched in Cork recently initially focusing on Printing. Therefore, any company looking for printed...