Entries by LookWest.ie

Competition: Win Westival Tickets

 Westival is the newly relaunched Westport Music and Arts Festival, which runs in Westport, Co Mayo from 24-29 October. Westival, will continue to foster the thriving local arts and music scene of Westport, but also help solidify and promote the west of Ireland as a destination for significant cultural events, that will attract international […]

Top 10 Things to do in the West of Ireland this Halloween

Autumn is officially here; despite lamenting the passing of an incredible summer we are definitely enjoying the beautiful blue skies and mellow fruitfulness Autumn brings to the West. With the October bank holiday and Halloween just around the corner, we thought it would be useful to highlight just some of the great festivals and events […]

100 New Jobs in Sligo as Overstock to expand Development Centre

E-commerce and technology leader Overstock.com, Inc.announces plans to expand its European base in Sligo, Ireland, creating 100 new research and development roles and more than tripling the office’s current headcount. The new full-time positions will include junior and senior roles in areas such as software development and testing, machine learning, and data analytics. Overstock, which was […]

200 new jobs in Galway with online furnishings company Wayfair

Wayfair Inc. (NYSE: W), one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home, marked the 10th anniversary of its multi-lingual European Operations Centre in Galway, Ireland with the announcement of plans to expand its workforce across the country. Through the launch of a virtual workforce to include more than 200 new jobs, Wayfair is reinforcing its longstanding […]

New CEO Appointed to the Western Development Commission as the WDC welcomes renewed focus on Regional Development

The Western Development Commission has announced that Tomás Ó Síocháin has been appointed by the Board of the WDC as Chief Executive Officer. Tomás joins the organisation from NUI Galway, where he was External Engagement Programme Manager, having previously spent more than 14 years as an editor and journalist with RTÉ and TG4. The Western […]

Energise Your Business – how to take your innovation to the next level

You are cordially invited to FREED Project Event Tuesday 16th October 2018 9:30am – 2pm Registration & Refreshments from 9:30am | Event Start 10:00am | Lunch & Networking 12:45pm DETAILS Is your start-up business or SME struggling to get an energy innovation to the next level? Then join us to hear from companies that have […]

Big wave surfer launches new film shot in Donegal

  Fusing cold water surfing, dance & poetry, Rossnowlagh native Easkey Britton explores a synodic month from a female perspective in a new award-winning film, shot in Donegal, that she has just launched online. ‘A Lunar Cycle’ takes us on an emotive journey through the places in-between, where instability reigns supreme. Embracing the imperfections as […]