An initiative by
Dingle Business Chamber & Údarás na Gaeltachta

Local Dingle Businesses

Here is a sample of some businesses that are located in the Dingle region.

Brian de Staic Jewellers
Brian and Máiread started as a jewellery business in 1981. The business has grown and is now a successful manufacturing and wholesale company with seven retail shops in Ireland and also 1 in Ventura, Ca. USA. The business has grown to the point where 35 people are now employed. www.briandestaic.com

Louis Mulcahy Pottery
At his studio/workshop in Ballyferriter on the Dingle Peninsula, Louis Mulcahy designs and makes the very best Irish craft pottery in exquisite fine porcelain and robust stoneware. Louis Mulcahy has been potting for nearly forty years. The last of the big potteries making all their pottery exclusively in Ireland, his workshop and its sister companies in weaving and lampshade decoration have grown from his and his wife Lisbeth’s original two-man operation to employ over forty people. www.louismulcahy.com

Dingle Crystal
Hold a piece of Dingle Crystal in your own hands and you'll know why it is different. From the weight of the glass to the individually hand cut design, from the signature on the bottom to the sharpness and depth of the cuts, like the town it calls home, Dingle Crystal is one of a kind, and in a myriad of choices, it is a unique and luxurious exception.www.dinglecrystal.ie

Murphy's Ice Cream
Sean and Kieran Murphy started Murphy's Ice Cream in Dingle, Co. Kerry in 2000. Based a brand new, state of the art production facility Murphy's Ice Cream is now supplying nationally to restaurants and shops and opened a second shop on Main Street in Killarney in 2005. www.murphysicecream.ie

Fios Feasa
Founded in 1997 by Máirtín Mac Oiste agus Maitias Mac Cártaigh they make Multimedia interactive CD-ROMs on subjects of Irish interest including information on the language, modern Irish history, proverbs, the Bible in Irish, educational materials, and more. www.fiosfeasa.com

Hummingbird Productions
Philip King has been closely involved with the arts in Ireland as a filmmaker and musician for over 20 years. In 1987, Philip set up Hummingbird Productions with Nuala O'Connor. Hummingbird Productions has a production office & editing suite based in Dingle.

Sibeal Teo
Sibeal Teo is a Dingle based production company producing mainly documentary and music programmes for broadcasters in Ireland. Sibeal Teo has full digital On-line and Off-line Avid post-production facilities. Any queries regarding hire of the facilities, please contact Niamh Ní Bhaoil on 066 9152555.

De Brún Iasc Teo
Ted Browne who, along with his wife, set up De Brún Iasc in the Kerry Gaeltacht. The Dingle based fish processing factory processes – shell fish and smoked salmon as well as compost from the shell fish waste. They employ over 30 workers.

Kerry IDL Centre
Indirect Dyslexia Learning is a computer-aided tutored system for both children and adults with learning difficulties. From the Dingle Centre, Kerry IDL has made the IDL system available locally and around the country, and has opened centres in Cork and Dublin.
www.idlsystem.co.uk or call 066 - 9150843

Dingle Peninsula Udaras na Gaeltachta
Kerry County Local Enterprise Office Kerry Education & Training Board
Solas Further Education and Training Authority