Irish Tech News interviews Chemishield CEO Kevin Walsh on chemical & pharma industries, digital PPE and dealing with COVID19

Irish Tech News Interviews Chemishield CEO

Ronan Leonard of Irish Tech News talks to Kevin Walsh the CEO and founder of Chemishield. Kevin talks about what Chemishield does, the blog posts that he and his CTO have written about managing diverse teams in times of uncertainty and what technologies Chemishield have started […]

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The Interns Strike Back – Tackling Each Day With Positivity

I know I have been starting every post with how I can’t believe a month has gone by but it’s hard to put in words how quickly time flies here. A lot has happened since the last month. The spread of COVID-19 has affected everyone globally and transformed how things happen. Because of it, most […]

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Diary of an Entrepreneur – Tackling COVID-19 & Working Remote

Unfortunately for many business owners, the sad reality is that Covid-19 will have ever lasting consequences for their business. Some, may never open again. Like, how do you prepare for something like this? You can’t really, can you? I think we are one of the lucky businesses […]

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Quarterly Newsletter – April 2020

Making Labs Safer, Greener and Compliant Chemishield is a chemical waste management system that can be used to safely track and trace chemical waste across your entire facility. Welcome to the first edition of our quarterly newsletter. Resounding Endorsement From Opko Health Welcome To The Team! Our two new software developers, Varun Jain and Ciarán Malone were […]

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No Man Is an Island

Working remotely is the new norm and for many it is their first time experiencing contributing from outside of a fixed workplace. For those working in the IT sector, and especially those working for or alongside global businesses, the adjustment has most likely been a bit softer. Video conferencing, distributed teams, cloud based everything, working across various time zones […]

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Chemishield Shortlisted in The Irish Laboratory Awards

What a way to finish off January – we have been shortlisted for another award! Thanks to the Irish Laboratory Awards for shortlisting Chemishield in their Innovation of the Year category.
We’re honoured to be up against such big names in the Irish Life Sciences Industry and look forward to celebrating on the night with all nominees. Chemishield CEO and Founder Kevin Walsh had this to say […]

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Varun Jain covers his first experiences of working in Ireland since starting his Chemishield intership

The Interns Strike Back – Varun’s Living The Dream

It’s hard to believe that I have been a Software Engineer Intern at Chemishield for a month already! Time flies, and it feels like I was here for an interview just yesterday. My joy knew no bounds when I was offered an Internship at Chemishield. It was like a dream come true since I always wanted to work with Cloud technologies and I couldn’t ask for a better company than Chemishield. […]

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Chemishield Shortlisted in Waterford Business Awards

We have big news! Aphex, the company behind Chemishield have been shortlisted in the Waterford Chamber & Dungarvan & West Waterford Chamber Waterford Business Awards in the Entrepreneur of the Year category! Listen out for Chemishield CEO Kevin Walsh’s interview with WLR FM on Monday February 17th 2020 where he speaks about the ups and […]

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The Interns Strike Back – Ciarán Goes Ham

With two new interns from WIT starting their placement with us, we thought what a great way to get an insider insight into the Chemishield way. Meet Ciarán and Varun, every month we’ll be posting their monthly round-up of the highs and lows of Chemishield intern life – no tea making or coffee fetching to […]

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Diary of an Entrepreneur – Hiring and Firing

What makes a good employee and what makes a bad employee, and what turns a good employee into a bad employee? There are numerous factors in what determines a good employee and a bad one. Ultimately the buck stops with the employer. If the employer cannot provide a work space or environment so that their staff can do their job in as easy a manner as possible […]

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