Press

Network Ireland Limerick | Businesswomen of the Year Awards 2022

Our Co-Founder Aoife is proud to be a Finalist in the Emerging Businesswomen category of the Network Ireland Limerick, Businesswomen of the Year Awards 2022. Read at: Limerick Businesswoman of the Year finalists announced [ILoveLimerick.com] and Network Ireland Limerick reveals shortlist for its annual awards ceremony [Limerick Leader] (May 2022)

Enterprise Nation | 10 Enterprise Nation members share their victories

Members of Enterprise Nation, a community for entrepreneurs & small business owners, share their business wins from the past few months (April 2022). Read at: 10 Enterprise Nation members share their victories.

Ireland's Homes, Interiors & Living | #madeinIreland feature 

Irish brands & makers offering a selection of stylish pieces for you & your home (January 2022) Featured print: Lahinch Surfer

Clare Echo | #clickforClare

The Daily Click: Photography & Printing. Part of the Local Enterprise Office Clare 'Look for Local' campaign (December 2021)

Pictured L-R: Danielle & Chantell (Wix & Wax Ireland), Councillor PJ Kelly, Gary & Aoife (SIAR Photography), Padraic McElwee (Head of Enterprise, LEO Clare).

 

The Clare Herald | Christmas Gift Ideas

Featuring our new SIAR Gift Sets - read at: Christmas Gift Ideas #SupportLocal (December 2021).

 

The Irish Daily Mail | Gift of the Green

Gift of the Green Champion Green Pullout (November 2021)

 

  

Irish Examiner | Wish List

Weekly column of top home and interiors picks, featuring our SIAR Gift Set. Read online: Wish List: Homegrown products and designers in the frame (November 2021)

 

Irish Examiner | Click and Connect: Christmas Guide

100 gift ideas from Irish brands with a particular focus this year on sustainability. Read online: Here are 100 Christmas gift options you can buy locally (November 2021)

 

 

Irish Country Magazine | Scents & Sensibility 

Guide to updating your interiors by considering your senses for a cosy winter. Featuring our Lahinch Surfer print (November 2021). 

Munster Interiors | Southern Exposure: A Few of Our Favourites

Southern Exposure: Stylish Suppliers & Top Shops (November 2021)

Irish Country Magazine | Irish Made Homewares for Stylish Interiors

Overview of the Finalists in the Home category of the Irish Made Awards 2021 (September/October 2021). 

  

Irish Country Magazine | Fostering Creativity and Shopping Irish Online

Our first magazine feature can be seen on Irish Country Magazine here. Local Enterprise Office showcase of clients selling online, featuring our Holy Island aerial print.  

Look for Local Online - SIAR Photography - Irish Country Magazine

Clare FM | Atlantic Tales

Interview with Pat Flynn of Clare FM discussing everything from how I got started in photography to making the move from accountancy to running two photography businesses' and the impact of COVID-19 on both. Listen in from 14 minutes here.

Gary Collins - SIAR Photography - Clare FM

 

SIAR's Picture Perfect Move into E-Commerce | Think Business

Feature on the impact of the Local Enterprise Office's Online Trading Voucher Funding on our company and ecommerce site - the very website you are reading this on! Read the article here

RTÉ | A Very Irish Christmas Guide

Each year on RTÉ LifeStyle, they share an all-Irish gift guide just in time for Christmas. We're delighted our Birds Eye View print is included in the 2020 list! Read the guide here

Meet the Ennis Businesses | Clare Local Enterprise Office / Ger Sweeney

Excited to be involved with Clare Local Enterprise Office and their promotion of Ennis Businesses in the lead up to Christmas 2020. Listen to my podcast with Ger Sweeney on Spotify | Anchor.

Down to Business with Bobby Kerr | Newstalk

Proud to make our national radio debut with Bobby Kerr on Newstalk as part of the Champion Green campaign and share my 2020 business story. Listen back to the segment as a podcast at: Newstalk | Spotify | Apple Podcasts.

Champion Green | #SupportLocal Clare

Our Lahinch Surfer as the featured image for the county Clare listing - see here

 

Irish Examiner | Click and connect: 150 places in Munster to shop locally this Christmas.

With many businesses closed during Level 5, it's never been more important to shop locally, especially ahead of Christmas. The Irish Examiner have put together 150 places in Munster offering online options for shoppers. Read the list here.

#ClickforClare | The Clare Echo

"West is best for SIAR" - Profile with the Clare Echo as part of #ClickforClare on SIAR Photography. Including the impact of Covid-19 on both this business and my wedding photography company Gary Collins Photography. Read the full article here.

Campaign supported by the Local Enterprise Office Clare and The Clare Echo, #ClickforClare and 'The Daily Click' spotlights online businesses based in county Clare and operating during level 5. Click here for more.

   

LEO Showcase at Showcase Ireland 2020 | Featured Supplier:

Watch: my thoughts on being involved in Showcase 2020 as part of #TeamClare & the Local Enterprise Office exhibitors. 

The Clare Herald | Clare Businesses at Showcase 2020

"The Clare companies were selected by the Local Enterprise Office Clare to take part in this year’s Local Enterprise Showcase at Showcase 2020. They have been working closely with them in recent months to ensure they are in the best possible position to maximise their appearance at the event including sales technique, marketing materials and stand production.

Padraic McElwee, Head of Enterprise in Local Enterprise Office Clare said: 'The Local Enterprise Showcase is always an exciting element of Showcase. The clients here are the up-and-coming talent of Irish craft and design'."

LEO Clare | Clare Businesses get International Shot at Showcase 2020

"Businesses from Clare had the opportunity to meet buyers from all over the world this week as part of the Local Enterprise Showcase at Showcase 2020 in the RDS in Dublin. 

The Moher Soap Company, SIAR Photography and Rowena Sheen Jewellery, were all exhibiting at the Local Enterprise Showcase, part of Showcase 2020, that saw over 2,700 buyers from retailers across the globe attend the four-day event in Dublin looking to secure new sales and partners for the year ahead." Read Article Here

Clare Final, Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur 2019