Blacknight at The Blog Awards Ireland 2015

    Last Thursday my colleague Justyna and I, got the chance to attend the Blog Awards Ireland 2015, organised by Ashville Media Group. The night after “Back to the Future Day”, Dublin’s Tivoli Theatre was fittingly transported back to the roaring 20’s. It was all Boudoir Caps and Bob Cuts on the night, with […]

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#ICANN54 By The Numbers

ICANN’s 54th public meeting officially closed yesterday afternoon, though there are still several meetings being held today and tomorrow.. Several of our staff were at the meeting throughout the week, both attending various sessions as well as holding meetings with partners. We were also involved with the gala on Monday night, which seems to have […]

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Honoured and Humbled Again

Recognition is always nice. It’s even nicer when it’s from your peers and when you find yourself not only being inducted into the Irish Internet Hall of Fame, then I guess it’s pretty “epic”. The other week I was honoured to be inducted into the Irish Internet Hall of Fame alongside Ann O’Dea, Darren McAuliffe, Colm […]

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Welcome to Dublin, ICANN. The Party’s On Us!

At Blacknight, we’re excited about ICANN 54. It’s not often that 2,500 geeks show up in our capital city looking to talk about domains, IP addresses and Internet governance. We’ve been enthusiastic participants at ICANN meetings around the globe, and our CEO Michele Neylon currently chairs the ICANN Registrar Stakeholder Group. We’re excited because we’re finally getting a chance […]

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Congrats To Web Awards 2015 Finalists

We put out a press release earlier today about the Web Awards finalists. You can read it here Several of our team will be at the event in the RDS next month and hopefully I’ll be present on the evening to present the awards to the winners of the two categories we’re sponsoring. The Finalists […]

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Web Awards Finalists Announced

As in previous years we’re sponsoring the Web Awards. Why? Because we think it’s a good event and winning a web award which is free and open to enter is, in our view, a lot better than getting one from a “pay to play” type event. So yesterday the finalists for this year were announced. Well […]

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Give Us A Vote (or Two)!

As we mentioned recently, we’ve been shortlisted for the Blog Awards Ireland under two categories: Marketing & Communications Blog Digital & Technology Blog As part of the criteria for choosing the overall winners in each category there is a public vote. So if you have a couple of minutes we’d appreciate your vote!     […]

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