Player First for RTÉ Sponsorships

RTÉ have signed two new sponsorship deals on content which is primarily or exclusively driven through the RTÉ Player. Frank and Honest Coffee is on board for the Doireann Project, the most successful original pilot project to run on the Player. It has attracted over...

The Big Interview: Mark Egan at the INEC

This is a busy time of year for venues and we decided to take a look at how a few of our Entertainment for Business members are steeling themselves for the Festive season. First up we sat down with Mark Egan at the INEC in Killarney who have a blockbuster schedule of...

Virgin Name Official Christmas Partner

Retailer Home Store + More is to be the official 2018 Christmas Partner across Virgin Media. The partnership will see six content segments air across Virgin Media Television programmes including the Six O'Clock Show, Ireland AM and others. One of these will be the...

865,000 Viewers for I’m a Celebrity

Sunday night's Live Final of I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here had the second highest viewing figures since the show was first broadcast as far back as 2004. The reach of the Final on Virgin Media One was 856,000 representing all those who tuned in at some point. The...

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Player First for RTÉ Sponsorships

RTÉ have signed two new sponsorship deals on content which is primarily or exclusively driven through the RTÉ Player. Frank and Honest Coffee is on board for the Doireann Project, the most successful original pilot project to run on the Player. It has attracted over...

The Big Interview: Mark Egan at the INEC

This is a busy time of year for venues and we decided to take a look at how a few of our Entertainment for Business members are steeling themselves for the Festive season. First up we sat down with Mark Egan at the INEC in Killarney who have a blockbuster schedule of...

Virgin Name Official Christmas Partner

Retailer Home Store + More is to be the official 2018 Christmas Partner across Virgin Media. The partnership will see six content segments air across Virgin Media Television programmes including the Six O'Clock Show, Ireland AM and others. One of these will be the...

865,000 Viewers for I’m a Celebrity

Sunday night's Live Final of I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here had the second highest viewing figures since the show was first broadcast as far back as 2004. The reach of the Final on Virgin Media One was 856,000 representing all those who tuned in at some point. The...

Game of Thrones for Belfast One More Time

It will be arguably the most anticipated TV event of 2019 and now the game of Thrones is to come to life in Ireland through the Touring Exhibition of the show. The exhibition which recreates many of the scenes from the show across a range of different themed areas is...

Cher Coming to Dublin in 2019

The concert announcements keep coming thick and fast in the run up to Christmas and today it is the turn of Aiken Promotions who have announced a one off date for Cher at the 3Arena next November 1st. It will be part of a World Tour title Here We Go Again and is...

Snow Patrol Add Malahide to Rounds

Snow Patrol who play a sell out show at the 3Arena this week are the latest band to sign up to appear at Malahide Castle next summer. The band are the fourth act to name a date for the North Dublin venue, following confirmation in recent weeks that The Cure, George...

Two More Dates Confirmed for Live at the Marquee

Tickets for two more dates at Live at the Marquee in Cork will go on sale this Thursday with dates announced for a double bill of Aslan and Damien Dempsey on June 8th and for Jenny Greene with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra on June 28th. That brings to eight the number of...

Forbidden Fruit Unveils First Acts

It heralds the start of the Summer Festival season and this morning it was confirmed that Forbidden Fruit would return to the Royal Hospital Kilmainham for a ninth successive year next June Bank Holiday weekend. Bulmers are back on board as headline sponsors again and...

Jackman Sells out 25,000 in Minutes

Hugh Jackman will play to 25,000 fans across two nights at the 3Arena next May having sold out the original date within minutes on Friday morning and then doing likewise when a second date was added. Aiken Promotions moved swiftly to release the second date in...

Just Eat Takes Sponsorship Brand of Year

Congratulations to all those who won at last night’s Irish Sponsorship Awards in the Round Room of the Mansion House. It was a night of celebration for brands, agencies and rights holders. The Sponsorship Brand of the Year was won by Just Eat who doubled up by also...

Love Island Special part of Virgin Christmas

Virgin Media One will air a Love Island special as part of its Christmas season announced today. The sponsorship of the show by Just Eat won the Best Broadcast Sponsorship Awards at last night’s Irish Sponsorship Awards. The special will see host Caroline Flack bring...

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Entertainment for Business connects the people who matter in the commercial world of entertainment like never before.

We have done this in sport through Sport for Business which has grown over five years to become a powerful force in the commercial world of Irish sport.

We are using the same tried and tested blend of publishing news and analysis on a daily basis, creating events that help people understand the entertainment business from the outside and delivering innovation in how sponsors, funders, agencies, festivals, media, service providers, venues and promoters can grow commercially stronger.

Our world is your world covering every aspect of entertainment from Festivals to Media, Theatre to Music, Movies to Venues; and focusing on how they can each be relevant to business partners.

Read about the Founders Richard Tierney and Rob Hartnett