June 10, 2016

National Lottery to sponsor expanded NewsBrands Ireland Journalism Awards

After a three-year hiatus, NewsBrands Ireland has confirmed that its renowned Journalism Awards will take place again this year, with the National Lottery on board as main sponsor of the programme. The 2016 Journalism Awards [...]
May 31, 2016

Research shows the effectiveness of print advertising across major economic sectors

Research shows the effectiveness of print advertising across major economic sectors. Source: INM/IGNITE Research Econometrics Study
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May 30, 2016

Meet the Journalists

 Four of our leading journalists spoke at our Meet the Journalists event on May 25th. A packed Candle Bar in Kellys Hotel was entertained and enthralled in equal measures by hair-raising stories from Michael O’Toole, [...]
May 2, 2016

Focus on challenge of our defamation laws on World Press Freedom Day

NewsBrands Ireland, on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day (May 3rd), is once again highlighting the significant challenge posed to freedom of expression by Ireland’s defamation regime and, in particular, the level of awards [...]
April 29, 2016

Tenders invited for JNRS

The Management Committee of the Joint National Readership Survey (JNRS) is seeking expressions of interest from research companies who wish to tender for the next survey contract. Established in 1972, the JNRS is Ireland’s largest [...]
Power of the Press (POP)  Planning Competition at Lir, Hanover Quay. Pictured were:  Riona Murray, Eimear Dalton, Dan Ahern, Michael Rekab,  Graham Clarke. at Hanover Quay.
Picture Colm Mahady / Fennells - Copyright© Fennell Photography 2016.
April 8, 2016

Zenith Optimedia wins Planning Team of the Year 2016

A team representing ZenithOptimedia has won the NewsBrands Ireland press planning competition held at the Lir Academy yesterday. Teams of young media planners (three years’ experience or less) from Ireland’s leading agencies participated in the [...]
March 24, 2016

NewsBrands Ireland announce 5.5% increase in ad revenue

8% increase in agency ad spend Mediavest win Number One Agency award and record the highest increase MEC record highest percentage increase 23 March 2016 – Advertising spend across NewsBrands Ireland print and digital platforms [...]
February 12, 2016

Statement – Threats to IN&M reporters

NewsBrands Ireland, the representative body for sixteen national titles, vigorously condemns the threats from criminals to the safety of a number of reporters at Independent News and Media. Journalists perform a hugely important function in [...]