Galway Companies Recognised as Shining Lights of the Irish SME Sector

Element Software honoured for contribution to enterprise Galway-based companies Clada Group, Element Software, neoSurgical, Ocean Harvest Technologies and Tree Light Pictures, were five of 63 companies acknowledged for their contribution to enterprise and innovation across the island of Ireland. They were awarded ‘Business Ambassador’ status by InterTradeIreland at a special event held in the Mansion House in Dublin. The event was hosted by Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD. Every county in Ireland was represented by the Business Ambassadors, who were nominated as companies that had successfully embraced innovation; developed new cross-border markets or secured venture capital with…read more >
Element Software Winner of Seedcorn Award: Best New Start

Element Software Winner of Seedcorn Award: Best New Start

Element Software announced as overall winner of Seedcorn Award: Best New Start Element Software was recently announced as the winner of the all-island Best New Start prize at the InterTradeIreland Seedcorn Award Competition 2013. Element Software competed against Q1 Scientific, FenestraPro and Blow Moulding Technologies in the new start category on the 27th of November in Dublin City. Judges on the day included Thomas Hunter McGowan of InterTradeIreland, John Flynn of ACT Venture Capital, Jim Curran of Clarendon Fund Managers, Charlie Shivers of Copper Industries, Pat Garvey of Bloom Equity, Colm Piercy of Digiweb Group and George Lee of RTE. Element Software was…read more >

Element Software Regional Winner at Seedcorn Competition

Element Software was recently announced as the winner in Connacht & Leinster New Start regional category in the InterTradeIreland Seedcorn Competition. There were six cash prizes of €20,000 up for grabs for entrepreneurs competing against each other regionally. Element Software will now go on to compete for the all-island Best New Start prize in the Seedcorn Competition Finals on the 27th  of November 2013. The InterTradeIreland Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition is aimed at early and new start companies that have a new equity-funding requirement. Every business plan is submitted and reviewed by investment experts. Shortlisted companies also get the unique opportunity…read more >