IPBN Member Spotlight Series

The best way for our members to promote their business, is by sharing their successes, setbacks, and highlights so that we can all share in the wealth of information. Our Spotlight Series aims to tell your business story and shine light on the areas where further networking could promote further growth. If you would like to be featured, please send a message to Arnold or Ellis and we will be in contact to help you get the word out.

Nest Collective is Paving the Way for Something Big in Tech
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Nest Collective is Paving the Way for Something Big in Tech

Coimbra is now the dark horse in the race for innovation

Almost immediately after we were founded, people wanted to join us. We currently have ten companies with over 100 people combined.” Antunes told the IPBN.

Vendici Properties Navigates a Lockdown Buying Spree in Portugal
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Vendici Properties Navigates a Lockdown Buying Spree in Portugal

The pandemic forced some serious lifestyle changes for many.

Nixon believes that the final sales figures are coming in high for a number of reasons, but mainly, people were stuck in small cold spaces looking at the same four walls craving larger floor plans and warmer weather.

Abacus is Shaping the Algarve, One Client at a Time

Abacus is Shaping the Algarve, One Client at a Time

Bespoke service on the full range of trust and company management

When it comes to investing in property in Portugal, particularly in the Algarve, Anne Darlington, Manager of Abacus Financial Services in the Algarve praised the stability and safety that investors can find here.

Sharon Dehmel Shows Us How Cultural Awareness Can Change the Face of Business

Sharon Dehmel Shows Us How Cultural Awareness Can Change the Face of Business

Resilience, fulfilment, and success in the workplace is possible with a the right strategy.

Start by writing your first and last name with your dominant hand five times. Describe how you felt doing that using three adjectives or so. Now switch hands and do it again. How does that make you feel? Describe it with three more adjectives. These last three words can be used to descr

Bernadette Clancy Puts the Craft in Crafters of Ireland

Bernadette Clancy Puts the Craft in Crafters of Ireland

Allowing artists to do what they do best: create

Over the last ten years, Bernadette Clancy has been working as a management consultant for state supports within Ireland specializing in design and innovation so

Chris Ginguene on the Power of Transformative Listening

Chris Ginguene on the Power of Transformative Listening

Were you aware that listen and silent use the same letters?

What makes music music? Some would argue that it’s the notes written on the page, the time signature that creates the rhythm, or even the heartbeat of the musician playing the piece, but Chris Ginguene argues that it’s the spaces in between the notes — the rests — that make a piece of music into something that we can fall in love with.

Desmond O'Neill
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Desmond O'Neill

Managing Director - Allmarket (Ireland) Ltd.

We are an advisory company in the healthcare market providing specialist consultancy services to organisations and companies operating in this sector.

Aoife Healy
pathway consulting

Aoife Healy

Partner, Pathway Consulting, Strategy and Management Consulting, Executive Coaching

Pathway Consulting believes that having the Right Strategy + Effective Management is the best route to achieving the Clients planned results. We help clients in a variety of ways, depending on their needs.

Krystyna Rawicz
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Krystyna Rawicz

MD - KRA Visionary Project Partners Ltd

KRA Visionary Project Partners provide Project Management and Building Surveying services to a broad and varied portfolio of clients, including high profile corporate and financial institutions, independent commercial companies and voluntary bodies.

Filipe Santiago
blueshift

Filipe Santiago

Managing Partner - BlueShift

BlueShift is a pool of some of the best hospitality talent in Portugal. Most of our activity is operating hotels and restaurants and developing consulting projects.

Bernadette Miriam Clancy

Bernadette Miriam Clancy

Founder of Crafters of Ireland & Managing Director at Solutions Consultancy Ireland

Crafters of Ireland is a unique online marketplace founded by Bernadette Clancy who has been working as a mentor for many years through Ireland's state supports for SMEs, start-ups and entrepreneurs.

Mark Downey
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Mark Downey

Registered Rodenburg Teacher, Vocal Coach & Presence Expert - Speech & Presence

Mark Downey is the owner of Speech and Presence, a communication training and coaching company based in Ireland and now operating in Portugal.

Helder Palhas
Aspire

Helder Palhas

Portugal Country Manager – Aspire Technology

Aspire Technology delivers End-to-End mobile network optimisation services and software solutions. Networks is in our DNA.

Deirdre Mc Gettrick

Deirdre Mc Gettrick

CEO & Founder, ufurnish.com

ufurnish.com is an online furniture search and discovery engine, which helps connect people with amazing furniture from over 100 retailers including John Lewis, Wayfair, Dunelm and Grace & Grey.

Brian Shanahan

Brian Shanahan

Founder INFORMITA & PLESONA

Our business is comprised of 4 brands. Informita is a working capital and procurement consultancy, TermsCheck.com is a payment term database and Bonavido.com is a service to help corporates improve their short-term cash forecasts. These three brands are all focused on major corporate clients. The fourth brand is called Plésona. This is a business advisory service focused on small and medium sized enterprises.

Ivo Lemos
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Ivo Lemos

Founder & CEO AGREEN | FULL CYCLE BUILDING MANAGEMENT

AGREEN is an engineering consulting company acting in Project Management, Facilities Management and Consultancy.

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