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Four finalists battle for One2Watch Title

By hban.org Thursday, 3rd May 2018 | 0 comments
Filed under: Entrepreneur, 2018, Events.
FutureScope, Ireland’s only conference that promotes collaboration between the entrepreneurial community and multinationals, today announces the four finalists for One2Watch 2018. The competition seeks to find Ireland’s most scalable business idea and award the winning company with €2,000 and a platform to support its growth.

Transformational Change in 13 weeks – Accelerator Teams raising €5million & creating 40 jobs this year

By hban.org Thursday, 26th April 2018 | 0 comments
Ireland’s first Security Accelerator welcomed Investors, VCs and Seasoned Entrepreneurs to Cork for Demo Day where the Accelerator Teams pitched for investment. The Accelerator teams are looking to employ up to 40 people before the end of this year and raise over €5 million in investment. The Accelerator is supported by key funding partners Kernel Capital and Trend Micro.

Seedcorn Investor Readiness Programme

By hban.org Tuesday, 3rd April 2018 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2018, Events.
Start-up companies across the island are being offered the opportunity to learn more about how to cash in on a €280,000 prize fund in the InterTradeIreland All-island Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition 2018.

“Places, Please!” - Organising A Deal Team

By hban.org Tuesday, 27th March 2018 | 0 comments
Filed under: Angel, 2018.
Even with a right-sized approach, every time I get into a project, I am always reminded that diligence is still a fair amount of work. At Launchpad we estimate that we spend around 40 person hours on a typical diligence process by the time the project is completed. If you are dealing with busy investors who are volunteering to do this work, burnout is a real risk.  

Incereb secures €50K angel investment in fastest deal in HBAN history

By hban.org Thursday, 8th March 2018 | 0 comments
Filed under: Deals Done, Angel, Entrepreneur, HBAN in the Media, 2018.
HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network), the all-island organisation responsible for the promotion of business angel investment, and a joint initiative of Enterprise Ireland and InterTradeIreland, today announces the fastest deal done in its history. An individual HBAN angel investor transferred €50,000 to Incereb, a neonatal monitoring sensors company, just 48 hours after hearing the Irish company’s presentation. 

Hexafly: Using the World’s Best Fed Larvae to Feed the Planet

By hban.org Friday, 23rd February 2018 | 0 comments
Hexafly’s ambition is to tackle the fish feed crisis head-on with their innovative method of converting waste products into high-value feeds, fertilizers and bioplastics.Hexafly offers solutions to three broad industries with their newly developed insect-derived products range.

History-making 300 Irish angels attend HBAN’s All-Island Conference

By hban.org Tuesday, 13th February 2018 | 0 comments
HBAN (Halo Business Angel Network), the all-island organisation responsible for the promotion of business angel investment, and joint initiative of Enterprise Ireland and InterTradeIreland, saw a record-breaking almost 300 current and prospective business angels attend its All-Island Conference 2018, sponsored by Elkstone and Flynn O’Driscoll, making it the largest gathering of business angels ever in Ireland.

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