CBA urges members to vote with purpose in upcoming elections

As the upcoming local and European elections approach, Cork Business Association (CBA) is calling on its members and the broader business community in Cork City to vote for candidates who will champion the needs of the business community and city.   Aaron Mansworth, President of Cork Business Association, said, “The CBA is fully conscious of […]

CBA Welcomes New Retail Committee

Cork Business Association has formed a new Retail specific committee to represent its members on a number of matters and to develop creative ways to promote the unique blend of retailers in the city centre.   Cork is entering a rapid phase of transformation and growth.  With this expansion comes opportunity but also issues that […]

The Cork Smart Gateway, Cork City Council, Cork Business Association and The VQ collaborate to launch smart street data pilot project.

The project which is an example of multi-stakeholder collaboration will offer detailed insight into the use of Cork City’s streets and help progress Cork City’s smart ambitions.   The project saw five Telraam S2 devices installed across four streets including Oliver Plunkett Street (x2), MacCurtain Street, Bridge Street, and North Main Street with more streets […]

The CBA Cork Business of the Year Award Winners have been announced McKechnie Cleaning Services, Cameron Bakery and Stevie G take home the top awards

McKechnie Cleaning Services and Cameron Bakery were the top honourees at this year’s Cork Business Association’s (CBA) Cork Business of the Year Awards.  Stevie Grainger picked up the Champion of Cork Award for his outstanding contributions to the music scene in Cork and his dedication to empowering young individuals in the community.   A further […]

IHF Chef collab for CBA President’s Dinner & Awards this weekend

RTE’s Paschal Sheehy will MC the Cork Business Association’s 67th annual President’s Dinner & Cork Business of the Year Awards ceremony this weekend.   The prestigious event, which takes place at the Radisson Blu Hotel Little Island on Saturday 13rd April, is always a highlight for the local business community and anyone with an interest in food […]

Cork Business Association welcomes Taoiseach’s response to SME Concerns

The Cork Business Association (CBA) welcomes the new Taoiseach Simon Harris’ initial response to addressing key concerns voiced by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Cork and across the country.   President of Cork Business Association Aaron Mansworth said, “We are heartened to see a renewed focus on addressing the pressing issues surrounding the cost […]

Aaron Mansworth elected as President of Cork Business Association

Cork Business Association held its 67th Annual General Meeting at the Metropole Hotel Cork, 27th March 2024. The event marked the election of Mr Aaron Mansworth of the Trigon Hotel Group as their new President. Aaron’s term will last until March 2025.   Aaron is taking over the reins from Kevin Herlihy, who had a […]

Enter Cork Business of the Year Awards

🏆 Step into the limelight with the Cork Business of the Year Awards 2024! 🏆   Entries are officially OPEN for the most anticipated event of the year – the Cork Business of the Year Awards!   This year, 2024, we’re inviting businesses to enter 12 categories – with no limit on how many categories […]

Cork 2030 – towards a Climate-Neutral city

Cork Business Association (CBA) is hosting an important event for businesses in February on the major transformation needed in Cork City for it to accelerate its journey to climate neutrality in the next five years.   The event will take place at the Clayton Hotel Cork City on Wednesday the 21st February from 7.30am-9.00am. Cork City has […]