The Weekly Record: Digital Media Awards approach, Dana Strong takes charge at UPC, and Infor work with Ferrari

Saturday, February 5th, 2011

UPC have announced Dana Strong as their new CEO, IT Force secure €400,000 in deals but first the Satellite Broadband Digital Media Awards are coming up and supplied an amusing photo.
The Satellite Broadband Ireland Digital Media Awards are on this coming Friday 11 February at the creatively named Convention
Centre Dublin. I judged a couple of categories [...]

The Weekly Record: New jobs from Zutec, UPC announces 20MB service, and PS3 gets RTE Player

Saturday, December 18th, 2010

We’ve news of new jobs, new ways to watch TV, and a new frontier for quiz shows.
Irish web services firm Zutec has announced seven new jobs in Ireland and Middle East. Due to recent expansion, the Irish company is looking for five engineers for its Doha office in Qatar and two software developers for its [...]

Red button scuppers Leinster fans with UPC

Friday, December 10th, 2010

Leinster’s Heineken Cup clash with Clermont Auvergne in the Stade Marcel Michelin on Sunday afternoon will not be available to fans who get their TV service from UPC.
The game is only available on TV in Ireland on Sky Sports’ red button service as Sky are prioritising the London Irish v Toulon game. While this is [...]

The Blitz - UPC’s Ronan Gallagher

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009

Ronan Gallagher, Strategy & Planning manager at UPC Ireland, was the first subject of The Blitz. This new series on Villa81 sees interviewees receiving a grilling and they have just 5 minutes to answer all the questions put to them.
A full explanation of the format can be found here but suffice to say there was [...]

The Blitz - Submit your questions for UPC’s Ronan Gallagher

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

Villa81 proudly announced the launch of a new interview segment through our Twitter page last week. The Blitz is a new rapid fire interview segment where we will ask questions submitted by our viewers to leading figures in business and IT.
The first subject facing the camera will be Ronan Gallagher who is the Strategy & [...]