Mobile Technologies to hire 150 'talented' tech staff at new European HQ in Ireland
Some 150 jobs are to be created a a new contact centre for Mobile Technologies Inc (MTI) over the next three years.
Recruitment at the European headquarters - based in Drogheda - is already underway for a range of technology based roles.
Founded in 1977, US firm MTI specialises in mobile device display technologies and operates in over 90 countries worldwide.
"Driving investment into regional locations is a key focus for me," Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor said.
"This investment will be of considerable benefit to Drogheda and the Border Region, providing a significant boost to employment and benefitting the economy of the town and region."
President and CEO of Mobile Technologies Inc., Chris Remy commented: “We chose Ireland due to its talented technology savvy workforce, attractive business environment, and its membership in the European Union.
"The IDA was extremely helpful in assisting MTI with this decision. Whether helping MTI navigate local business requirements, selecting the town of Drogheda for our office location, or introducing us to their trusted partners and vendors – the IDA has been an incredible resource.”