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  • Pictured (L-R): CBA President Eoin O'Sullivan, MInister for Foreign Affairs, Simon Coveney TD, CBA Chairman Pat O'Connell; CBA Vice-President Kevin Herlihy; CBA Business and Communications Manager Helen Murphy; CBA Executive Member Aaron Mansworth.

    Minister Simon Coveney Visits CBA

    Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney TD  visits Cork Business Association CBA President, Eoin O’Sullivan pictured with Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney TD together with CBA Chairman Pat O’Connell, CBA Vice-President Kevin Herlihy, CBA Business & Communications Manager Helen Murphy and CBA Executive Committee Member Aaron Mansworth.   On Friday October 15th, CBA welcomed […]
  • Casey the Bedtime Bear is back!

    ‘If you go down to Casey’s Furniture today, you’re sure of a big surprise’……..Casey the Bedtime Bear is back!

    Casey’s Furniture celebrates 100 years in business by bringing back nostalgic Casey’s Teddy Bear with 100% of proceeds going to children’s charities   Casey’s Furniture, one of Ireland’s oldest and largest retailers, is currently marking 100 years in business and to celebrate they have launched a charity teddy bear. Based on the original Casey’s Bedtime bear […]
  • Conor Harrington finishing his mural at Bishop Lucey Park, Cork, Ireland.


    Ardú Street Art project made a triumphant return to Cork city for their second edition, bringing some of the country’s most exciting street artists to create thought-provoking, large-scale murals across the cityscape: Friz’s “Goddess Cliodhna” at St Finbarr’s Road, Shane O’Malley’s bold and bright coloured angular shapes and colours on Lower Glanmire Road, Asbestos’ “What […]
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    Cork Businesses Urged To Turn Digital To Recover Losses

    Cork digital marketing agency ePresence is urging local businesses to look to digital solutions and start their Christmas promotions earlier this year to recover losses suffered through the Covid-19 lockdowns. The agency wants to see Cork bounce back by taking advantage of the fact more people are shopping online. Consumer habits have changed massively since […]


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The CBA is there to support businesses of all sizes in Cork in their aspiration for growth. This can be through peer-to-peer networking, business advisory services, or by representing the interests of CBA Members at a strategic level with decision making authorities at a local and National level.

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Joining the CBA is a great way to keep up to date with changes in the competitive and regulatory environment, as well as being an opportunity to learn from peers whose experiences may be of benefit to you and your organization

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Being part of the CBA provides you with great opportunities to promote your business or organization. Apart from the Networking Events which the CBA run, we also produce a quarterly newsletter in both print and digital form which features a different Member each edition in our Member Spotlight section. To apply to be featured in this section, please send us a message by clicking here

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One of the key benefits of CBA Membership is providing all member businesses and organisations with a representative body which can liase with key decision makers in Cork, and who can lobby effectively on behalf of members, providing a much stronger voice than an individual organization could generally hope to achieve.

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CBA Networking events take place on a regular basis, in a convivial and accessible environment. These great events range from Breakfast Briefings, to the annual CBA Dinner, to the various Awards Ceremonies such as 'Cork Business of the Year Awards', 'Cork Better Building Awards', and provide a great opportunity to expand your personal and professional network in the City and beyond.

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