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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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Warmup Discussion For ICANN54

Yesterday evening I was on a panel at the ICANN 54 “pre-event” organised by INEX and ICANN in the Dean Hotel in Dublin. It was an interesting event with a fairly lively discussion. Karlin Lillington, from the Irish Times, was the event moderator and did a fantastic job of teasing out some of the key […]

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Woohoo! We’re Shortlisted For The Blog Awards Ireland 2015

We’ve been shortlisted in two categories in the The Blog Awards Ireland 2015! Our company blog ie. the site you’re currently reading, has made the company shortlist in two categories: Marketing & Comms. Digital & Tech You can download the full list of nominees, both personal and business, here. The winners will be announced on 22nd October […]

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Come Work for Us!

Blacknight continues to grow – thanks to our loyal customers and the wonderful staff that support them. In fact – we believe that customer support is our core competence – and we’re looking to build on it! We’ve advertised job vacancies in two roles: Customer Support / Technical Support and Senior Customer Support / Technical Support. We’ve also […]

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All The Winners Of the 2015 Blacknight SME Awards

Last Saturday night the inaugural Blacknight SME Awards were held in Cork – my hometown. (I’ll be posting more about the night and sharing some photos we took later) With over 100 representatives from Irish SMEs in attendance the event was a great success and the stories behind the winners made the entire event that […]

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Which Events Are We Attending In 2015?

2015 is going to be a busy year for us. We’ve got a lot of really exciting projects in the pipeline and I’m really looking forward to being able to share details of them. But on the events side we’re also going to be very busy throughout the year. While some events and our attendance […]

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Growth Hacking, Web Summit and More

  From this weekend Dublin city will be invaded by geeks, techies and entrepreneurs from around the globe. Yes, it’s that time of the year again. Web Summit is being held in Ireland’s capital yet again. (We’ve been covering it over on Technology.ie over the past few months) This year the event organisers are expecting […]

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Web Awards 2014 Winners ..

Last night a few of us were up in Dublin for the 2014 Web Awards sponsored by Realex Fire. We were sponsoring two categories: Best Online Publication and Best Website of a Startup   So who won? The Best Online Publication was won by The Cork News The Best Website of a Startup was won […]

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And The Winner Is .. #netvis2014

  So last Friday evening the IIA Net Visionary Awards were held in Dublin As we mentioned earlier we were sponsoring one of the categories – The Best Web Developer for ingenious engineering and meticulous delivery This year’s winners were Software Design and here’s a photo of them with me and IIA CEO Joan Mulvihill on […]

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