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Latest News & Events
Mar
07/17

Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur from Dun Laoghaire - Rathdown

Ciara Clancy of Beats Medical wins a €45,000 investment fund through the Local Enterprise Offices after winning the title at the IBYE national final.

Feb
20/17

Healthy Workplaces for People of All Ages

 Article by Rosemary Ryan, Manager, Client Enterprise Risk Managment Services at IPB Insurance published in ETBI Magazine, Issue 1, 2017. 

Feb
06/17

The Community and Council Awards 2017

 Presented by LAMA and IPB Insurance on Saturday 4th February 2017

Jan
30/17

Conference on Managing Risk at Ports and Harbours

On Wednesday 25th and Thursday 26th January, IPB Insurance’s Client Enterprise Risk Management team hosted a two-day conference on Managing Risk at Ports and Harbours in The Rose Hotel, Tralee. 



Jan
12/17

Finalists Announced in the Community & Council Awards 2017 Presented by IPB Insurance and LAMA

IPB Insurance and LAMA are delighted to announce the finalists for the Communtiy and Council Awards 2017. 2016 has been an extraordinary year for entries with over 200 nominations received and over 120 entries shortlisted across the 22 categories.


Sep
09/16

IPB Insurance appoints Michael Garvey as CEO and Executive Director

IPB Insurance is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Garvey as Chief Executive Officer and an executive director to the Board.

Sep
05/16

Support 'European Day Without A Road Death' on 21 September

On Wednesday 21 September, An Garda Síochána and the Road Safety Authority (RSA) will proudly support European Day Without A Road Death (Project EDWARD),an initiative organised by TISPOL, the Traffic Police network in Europe.

Aug
15/16

Belfast rolls out red carpet for IPB Pride of Place Awards

Belfast will be rolling out the red carpet this November to welcome 850 guests attending the prestigious IPB Pride of Place awards ceremony at the Belfast Waterfront.

Jul
18/16

End in sight to the claim game?

 ‘Compo culture’, which has seen personal injuries awards spike to unprecedented levels, may be about to end, if recent court decisions are anything to go by. This new development will certainly be welcomed by local authorities, who are regularly on the receiving end of such claims.



Jul
15/16

AILG President has a lot to Crowe about

The new President of the Association of Irish Local Government (AILG) believes that councillors give a dedicated and high level of service to the public. However, Cllr John Crowe tells Michael McHale that they urgently need improved resources to continue to deliver and develop their roles as public representatives.  

Jun
22/16

IPB welcomes the Data Protection Commissioner as keynote speaker

On Friday 17th June, IPB hosted a conference on Managing Compliance Risk in a Rapidly Changing Environment for its Local Authority and ETB Members. 



Jun
20/16

IPB Helps Develop Corporate Identity for Roscommon County Council

Roscommon County Council officially launched their new corporate identity and logo at an official ceremony officiated by Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, Denis Naughten, T.D.



May
17/16

IPB Retains Global 500 Status

Ireland’s only mutual insurer rises 4 places to 451st place

 


Did you know, at 90 years old IPB closely mirrors the average age of the Global 500 mutual insurers at 93 years

May
06/16

IPB Insurance AGM

On Friday 29th April, IPB Insurance held its 90th Annual General Meeting in The Ashling Hotel, Dublin.

Mar
15/16
Little Bray Writers Group

Community Engagement Fund 2016

Community Engagement Fund 2016 application process will commence on Monday 4 April 2016. 

Feb
05/16

Winners announced at the Community and Council Awards 2016.

The LAMA Community & Council Awards 2016 presented by IPB Insurance and LAMA, took place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Northwood Dublin on Saturday 30th January.

Jan
27/16

Easter Rising commemorations: 50 events for 2016

With parades, exhibitions and fetivals galore, there's something for everyone in 2016. 
 


Jan
19/16

Finalists Announced in the Community & Council Awards 2016 Presented by IPB Insurance and LAMA

For ten years the LAMA awards have grown in popularity nationwide, celebrating community and councils working together.

Dec
22/15
Enda Devine

Company Announcement

Notification of Management Change and Interim Appointments 

Dec
10/15

Announcement of Community Engagement Fund Recipients

We are delighted to announce the recipients of this year’s €1M IPB Community Engagement Fund. 

Dec
01/15

Risk Management Advisory Update

During the months of September, October and November, we were delighted to welcome over 700 delegates from councils throughout the country to a variety of risk management conferences, seminars and workshops. 

Nov
25/15
Ireland 2016 launch

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny announces €3 million funding package to support community participation in Ireland 2016

An Taoiseach was joined by the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys TD, Ann Phelan TD Minister of State at the Departments of Agriculture, Food and Marine and with Special Responsibility for Rural Economic Development and Chairman of IPB George Jones.

Nov
16/15

IPB Pride of Place Awards

The awards ceremony for the annual IPB Pride of Place Competition in association with Co-operation Ireland took place in Ennis Co Clare on Saturday 14 November and was attended by over 800 guests. 

Oct
30/15
2015 IPB Pride of Place Awards

2015 IPB Pride of Place Awards to be streamed live online

The IPB Pride of Place Awards ceremony will be streamed live online this year, organisers have announced.


Jun
11/15
Winners of Young Social Innovators Awards

Blending CSE with Youth Innovation

IPB partners with BusinessPlus Magazine in recognising businesses in Ireland that are making a difference in society.



May
06/15
Domini Kemp with Mount Carmel Students

Eversheds Backs NCI’s Early Learning Initiative

IPB partners with BusinessPlus Magazine in recognising businesses in Ireland that are making a difference in society.



Apr
08/15
Frank Holt

Specialisterne finds jobs for Austistic Adults

IPB partners with BusinessPlus Magazine in recognising businesses in Ireland that are making a difference in society.


Mar
25/15
National Slow Down Day

IPB Welcomes Operation Slow Down

IPB Welcomes 'Operation Slow Down' initiative run by An Garda Siochana and the Road Safety Authority.  

Mar
18/15
Community Tourism Initiative

€3 million public-private partnership invests in Irish communities supporting tourism

‘The Gathering’ effect continues as 2015 funding round opens for Community Tourism Initiative for the Diaspora.

 



Mar
04/15
Jim Callery and his Adeline

Callery Family Honoured For Philanthropy

County Roscommon
IPB partners with BusinessPlus Magazine in recognising businesses in Ireland that are making a difference in society.


Mar
03/15
€1 million CSE Fund

IPB Community Engagement Fund

We are delighted to announce that our second grassroots community fund is now open for applications.



Feb
28/15
Paul McGrath, Ronan Foley IPB & David O Leary

The Irish Sports Awards

The Irish Sports Awards took place last Saturday to recognise those outstanding sports people whom make significant contributions to Irish Sport



Feb
03/15
Upcycled bags from sails of the Astrid Tall Ship

B2B Resource Exchange Lightens Load on Landfills

IPB partners with BusinessPlus Magazine in recognising businesses in Ireland that are making a difference in society.

Jan
24/15
Tipperary CoCo Receiving Council of the Year

2015 Community & County Awards

Congratulations to all the nominees and finalists of the 2015 Community & County Awards. View the list of winners on the night. 

Dec
22/14
Winter Weather Guide

Winter Weather Guide for Property and Vehicles

IPB has developed a Winter Weather Guide to help you protect your property and vehicle against severe weather conditions.

Dec
15/14

Chambers Ireland InBUSINESS Editors Choice Awards

IPB Chief Executive Ronan Foley honoured as Businessman of the Year.



Dec
09/14

Top 50 CSR Companies

IPB Insurance listed in Ireland’s top 50 CSR-minded companies



Dec
09/14

IPB secures first-ever 'A' Rating from Standard & Poor's

IPB secures first-ever 'A' Rating from Standard & Poor's



Dec
01/14
IPB's Stakeholder Report 2013

IPB's Stakeholder Report Wins Irish Print Awards

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Northwood Dublin

IPB’s Stakeholder & Annual Report wins Irish Print Award for the 2nd year in a row.



Nov
26/14
Enabling Ireland and Microsoft

Microsoft’s Enabling Partnership Brings Mutual Benefits

IPB partners with BusinessPlus Magazine in recognising businesses in Ireland that are making a difference in society.



Nov
19/14
IPB's Annual Report

The Irish Print Awards 2014

IPB is delighted to once again be shortlisted for The Irish Print Awards 2014.

Nov
18/14
IPB CEO, Ronan Foley talking to Marty Morrisey

IPB Pride of Place Awards 2014

46 community groups honoured at IPB Pride of Place Awards 2014.



Oct
09/14
Sr Consilio with State St. Executives

Gardiner St Rehab Centre Now In A Much Better State

IPB partners with BusinessPlus Magazine in recognising businesses in Ireland that are making a difference in society.



Sep
11/14
IPB Risk Conference Speakers

Managing the risk of a criminal investigation

Sheraton Hotel, Athlone
Over 450 delegates attend IPB Conference on Manging the Risk of a Criminal Investigation.

Sep
03/14
Foodcloud Co-founders

Corporate Social Engagement

IPB partners with BusinessPlus Magazine in recognising businesses in Ireland that are making a difference in society.

Aug
12/14
Boxing Academy Launch

A CSE Sporting Initiative

Portlaoise
IPB supports a new Centre of Excellence, Boxing Academy in Portlaoise. 

Aug
05/14
IFI Board Members

IFI Helps Build Community Bridges In Northern Ireland

IPB partners with BusinessPlus Magazine in recognising businesses in Ireland that are making a difference in society.



Jul
30/14

IPB shortlisted for CSR Award

IPB is delighted to once again be shortlisted for the National CSR Award for ‘Excellence in the Community’. 



Jun
17/14
Public Sector Award

IPB receives the Best Public Sector Insurance Company 2014 Award

IPB is delighted to have received the award for Best Public Sector Insurance Company 2014 for the second year in a row. Read more 

Jun
04/14
BITCI’s schools mentoring programme

Business Mentoring in the Community

IPB partners with BusinessPlus Magazine in recognising businesses in Ireland that are making a difference in society.



Apr
28/14

IPB AGM

IPB Insurance held its 88th Annual General Meeting in the Convention Centre Dublin on Friday 25th April.

Apr
22/14

A new home for IPB Insurance

We have moved to a new city centre location that will support our mission to build a world-class business and provide a great working environment for our people.



Apr
17/14

New Community Tourism Initiative

IPB are delighted to partner with Fáilte Ireland & the local authorities to launch a new Community Tourism Initiative for the Diaspora.


Mar
06/14

€1M IPB Youth & Community Fund

IPB are delighted to announce funding for 179 Youth and Community projects

Jan
25/14

2014 Community & County Awards

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Northwood Dublin
IPB was once again delighted to be associated with the 2014 Community & County Awards and the opportunity it affords to give due recognition to the top quality projects being undertaken all over the country.

Jan
20/14

Huge response to IPB Youth and Community Fund

IPB's €1 million Youth and Community Fund received almost 2,000 applications from across the country.

Dec
19/13

IPB Insurance appoints new Head of Underwriting

Matt Rafferty joins IPB Insurance as Head of Underwriting.

Dec
11/13

FAI Late Night Leagues set to expand

IPB Insurance has committed €50,000 to support national roll-out of FAI Late Night Leagues.

Dec
04/13

IPB Insurance’s Annual Report wins Irish Print Award

IPB Insurance’s 2012 Annual Report named Annual Report of the Year at 2013 Irish Print Awards.

Dec
02/13

Preparing for winter

Preparation is key when it comes to severe winter weather.

Nov
29/13

LIT and IPB Insurance partner to create new scholarship programme

The new LIT IPB Access Scholarship will support five students a year.

Nov
20/13

Hope springs eternal at IPB Pride of Place 2013

47 community groups honoured at IPB Pride of Place Awards 2013.


Oct
28/13

Dublin City Marathon 2013

Dublin Marathon, an IPB Gathering flagship for 2013, gets record entries.


Oct
24/13

IPB welcomes Operation Slow Down

Gardaí and the Road Safety Authority run Operation Slow Down for bank holiday weekend.



Oct
17/13

The 'Questum' begins

Building work gets underway on a new, innovative enterprise centre in Tipperary.

Sep
27/13

ETBI holds first Annual Congress

The first ever Congress of Education and Training Boards Ireland took place in mid-September.

Sep
19/13

IPB Insurance recognised at national CSR Awards

IPB Gathering initiative 'Highly Commended' at Chambers Ireland CSR Awards 2013.



Sep
06/13

IPB's CSE Framework supports ETB initiative to address depression in young people

Through our CSE Framework IPB Insurance is proud to support the innovative Breathe programme, a professional response to ever-increasing suicide rates.

Jul
12/13

IPB shortlisted for CSR Award

The IPB Gathering Fund initiative has been shortlisted for a Chambers Ireland CSR Award.

Jul
02/13

IPB hosts conference for local authority employees

IPB Insurance hosted a conference for local authority employees on Preventing and Managing Liability Claims and Risks.

May
09/13

Waterford Gathering Launch

Kate Adie received a Certificate of Irish Heritage from Waterford Gathering organisers.


Apr
16/13

IPB Insurance Stakeholder and Annual Report 2012

A copy of the IPB Insurance Stakeholder and Annual Report 2012 is now accessible for download on this website.

Apr
12/13

Encouraging start to The Gathering 2013

Recent figures announced by the CSO showed an extra 30,000 people visited Ireland between December and February.

Apr
05/13

IPB Gathering Flagship Events Calendar

Keep up to date with all the exciting IPB Gathering Flagship events happening throughout 2013.

Apr
02/13

Safe driving for work

'Safe Driving for Work: Driver's Handbook' was published recently.

Nov
03/12

All Island IPB Pride of Place Awards 2012

Thomond Park, Limerick
The winners of the 2012 All Island IPB Pride of Place Awards were announced at a gala dinner and awards ceremony in Thomond Park, Limerick on Saturday 3rd November.

Oct
25/12

An Taoiseach launches IPB Gathering Fund 2013

Government Buildings
The IPB Gathering Fund 2013 was launched by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny at an event held in Government Buildings on Thursday October 25th. The €2 million fund is a 50:50 partnership between IPB Insurance and The Gathering Ireland 2013.

Jun
29/12

IPB receive 2012 Corporate Leadership Award

The Helix, Dublin
IPB have been awarded the 2012 Corporate Leadership Award by the DCU Educational Trust.

May
08/12

StrategicRISK European Risk Management Awards in London Intercontinental Hotel, London

Intercontinental Hotel, London
The European Strategic Risk Management Awards are dedicated to recognising and rewarding organisations and individuals who can demonstrate they have gone the extra mile with measurable results to introduce or improve their risk management strategies.
After being shortlisted for two awards IPB won the ‘Highly Commended’ award in the Enterprise-Wide Risk Programme of the Year category.


Feb
15/12

National Federations of Ireland Lunch 2012

The Royal College of Surgeons Ireland, St. Stephens Green
The second annual National Federations Lunch organised by Boardmatch Ireland in association with IPB took place on the 15th February. The event hosted CEO’s and Chairpersons of representative organisations and bodies for the not-for-profit sector.


Feb
11/12

LAMA Awards 2012

Crown Plaza Hotel, Northwood
IPB was once again delighted to be associated with the 2012 LAMA Local Government Awards and the opportunity it affords to give due recognition to the top quality projects being undertaken all over the country.

News Room

For all media queries please contact:

Tom Keane
Head of Marketing & Communications
Mobile: +353 83 345 6390 Tel: +353 1 639 5500
Email: tom.keane@ipb.ie