Category Archives: News

 6th May 2016

Core Systems Highly Commended at Ulster University Placement Awards

Core Systems is delighted to announce that we have been highly commended at the Ulster University Placement Employer of the Year Awards 2016. We attended the glamorous awards ceremony on Thursday 5th May at the Ulster University Jordanstown campus where acknowledgment was paid to the valuable partnership between Ulster University and local industry, which is […]

 15th April 2016

Core Systems’ CEO announced as Business Person of the Year Finalist

Core Systems is delighted to announce that their CEO, Patricia O’Hagan has been announced as a finalist in the Business Person of the Year category at the 2016 Aer Lingus Viscount Awards in association with Ulster Business. The Aer Lingus Viscount Awards celebrate the very best in the private business sector in Northern Ireland. Patricia […]

 9th March 2016

Core Systems raises funds for Alzheimer’s Society

It was a busy 2015 for the Core Systems team as we raised £1,244.30 for the Alzheimer’s Society. Our fundraising ideas varied throughout the year and included fry-day Friday, Easter cake sale and raffle, Belfast City Half Marathon and the Alzheimer’s Society Memory Walk, to name just a few. The funds we raised will go […]

 8th March 2016

Core Systems inspire young people at St George’s Market

Core Systems were sponsors of the Night of Ambition at St George’s Market on 2nd March which was organised by NISP Connect. The event involved over 200 young people who had been nominated by their schools as individuals who were bright sparks in terms of science, engineering and entrepreneurship among many other things. Our CEO, […]

 7th March 2016

Core Systems named as finalist for University of Ulster Placement Employer Awards

Core Systems is delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the University of Ulster Placement Employer Awards. The shortlist comprises of leading employers that are inspiring and developing Northern Ireland’s future workforce. The awards are designed to acknowledge the valuable partnership between Ulster University and local industry, which is producing highly skilled graduates […]

 24th February 2016

Core Systems CEO weighs in on EU referendum debate

CEO of Core Systems, Patricia O’Hagan MBE, visited London this morning to present evidence in Parliament as part of the ongoing discussion about the EU referendum. She voiced the opinions of not only her own company; but of many small businesses from Northern Ireland, and highlighted areas for consideration from a business perspective. These included the […]

 22nd February 2016

Core Systems recognised for groundbreaking research project at HMP Maghaberry

Core Systems is delighted to announce we have been recognised by the ICPA Correctional Excellence Awards Program for 2015 for the research project we carried out at HMP Maghaberry. The International Corrections and Prisons Association is an innovative, learning organisation which enhances international and inter-agency co-operation in the justice sector. The organisation actively promotes policies and standards for humane […]

 10th December 2015

Core Systems CEO talks diversity in business at 10 Downing Street

Core Systems CEO Patricia O’Hagan was invited to 10 Downing Street on Tuesday 8th Decemeber, alongside a number of female members of the Federation of Small businesses (FSB) from across the UK, who own and operate their own firms, to discuss some of the challenges and opportunities in business. Senior advisors from Prime Minister David […]

 8th December 2015

Core Systems’ CEO continues to support Young Enterprise

Patricia O’Hagan MBE, CEO of Core Systems attended the Skills Matter Impact Report launch at the Young Enterprise Big Market event. Patricia addressed the room and spoke about the importance of schemes likes Young Enterprise from an employer’s perspective. Young Enterprise (YENI) helps the participants to develop skills such as critical thinking and analysis, creativity […]