Tim Ryan’s 2017 Wall Street 50 Keynote Speech (Video)

Martin, thank you very much – I think I’m done. But sincerely, Martin, thank you. And on behalf of all of my partners, thank you as well for giving Martin some of the stories there and I appreciate it. Patricia and Niall, Irish America, thank you very much for having me here today. It is truly an honor and thank you for that. Ambassador, it’s a pleasure to meet you and I look forward to...

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Weekly Comment: “We Are All Leaders”: Irish America Celebrates 20th Annual Wall Street 50 Awards

“Whether we all realize it or not, we are all leaders,” Tim Ryan, senior partner and U.S. chairman of PwC, says. “And like it or not, people are looking to us for our lead. And looking to us at a time of tremendous uncertainty and where people can be very scared.” ℘℘℘ Irish America magazine celebrated its 20th anniversary Wall Street 50 Awards October 11 at the St....

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Weekly Comment:
Michael Maguire – The Moral Compass

Dr. Michael Maguire is the police ombudsman for Northern Ireland who finally came through for the families of the victims of the 1994 Loughinisland Massacre. ℘℘℘ The victims’ families of the Loughinisland Massacre may be the emotional center of Alex Gibney’s stunning new documentary No Stone Unturned. But by the time the film builds to its climax, a Northern Ireland police official...

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Coming Up: Extraordinary Events in Irish America

Five upcoming or ongoing events to watch out for if you’re in the area ℘℘℘ Ireland’s Poet-Patriots: A Musical History Christy O’Leary and Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh perform in Ireland’s Poet-Patriots. (Photo: Dan Foldes / Pint of Soul Video) Ireland’s Poet-Patriots: A Musical History, which premiered last year in San Francisco to correspond with the centenary of the 1916...

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Window on the Past:
Wall Street’s Forgotten Financial News Genius

Etched against the burgeoning lower Manhattan skyline, a lone figure rowed his tiny skiff toward the white-capped inner port. This was no fitness buff; his dark suit and bowler hat rose and dipped rhythmically from one ship to another, visits to each brief and businesslike. The year was 1868. The solitary oarsman was John J. Kiernan, an innovative pioneer in the field of financial news-gathering....

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