Fluffy Bits for May 24th 2006

Google blogoscoped links to the Top 10 Stock Photo clichés. Fantastic stuff.

Tom Gleeson dissects James Blunt’s song “You’re beautiful. This is a .wma file, download and listen, really funny. Heard this on TodayFM early early this morning.

77% of Americans are now online, it seems. Scary stats when you think only 38% of households in Ireland go online. An increase of 1% in 3 years.

The Ernst and Young 2006 Entrepreneur of the year shortlist is out. Details:

The 2006 Shortlist Finalists

Entrepreneur Company Business Activity Founded Location
Christopher Watson Chain Reaction Cycles Retailing 1999 Antrim
Barry Smyth Changing Worlds Ltd Mobile Technology 1999 Dublin
Anne Heraty CPL Recruitment 1989 Dublin
Michael J Flynn FLI Environmental Environmental 1989 Waterford
Kieran O’Connor FreightWatch Group Ltd Security 1998 Dublin
Brian Connolly OmniPay ePayment Processing 2000 Dublin
Stuart Steele Silver Hill Foods Food Production – Duck 1962 Monaghan
Martin McKay Texthelp Software Products 1994 Antrim
Declan Gallagher Gallaghers Bakery Bakery 1994 Donegal
Ray Grehan Glenkerrin Group Residential Development 1987 Kildare
Dermot McElroy &
Ciaran O’ Donoghue
IQON Technologies Computer Manufacturing 1994 Louth
Fergal Broder Lotus Automation Ireland Engineering 1989 Sligo
Anthony Woods Midland Steel Reinforcement

Supplies Ltd.
Construction Materials 1998 Laois
Mark Elliott & Noel Elliott P. Elliot & Company Construction & Property Development 1942 Cavan
Thomas Walsh Sap Holdings Ltd Mature Tree Production 1975 Tipperary
Richard Barrett & John Ronan Treasury Holdings Property 1989 Dublin
Aldagh McDonagh & Sandra Lawler Alternatives Marketing 2000 Dublin
Steve Brankin Asidua Ltd Software Consultancy 2002 Antrim
Colum O’Sullivan & Cullen Allen Cully & Sully Food Production 2004 Cork
Christopher Foley Dansk Window Systems Integrated Window Solutions 2001 Dublin
Dylan Collins Demonware Computer Games Software 2002 Dublin
Alan Scroope FreeFlow Software Development 2001 Kerry
Seamus McMenamin Masol Ireland Ltd Crane Manufacturing 1998 Donegal
Sean Gallagher Smarthomes Structured Cabling System:
Residential Market
2002 Louth

2 Responses to “Fluffy Bits for May 24th 2006”

  1. that girl says:

    Cully and Sully deserve an award for the best name – brilliant!

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