Eight growing digital companies have joined the enterprise cluster at Dublin's Digital Hub since the start of 2014. The new companies, six of which are from outside of the Republic of Ireland, collectively employ 25 people at present and are expected to create over 30 additional high-skilled jobs before the end of the year.
The new companies are:
- Eventbrite, headquartered in San Francisco, Eventbrite enables people all over the world to plan, promote, and sell out any event;
- Starting Dot, a new registry business, founded in Paris, developing Top Level Domain names to major sectors;
- e-Cab, a French company and taxi application allowing customers to order taxis online in just two clicks;
- Scaboodle, an event collaboration solution, from Northern Ireland, for creating and managing events of any size;
- VSWare, an Irish design-led, cloud and mobile-based school administration platform;
- KeyedIn Solutions, a Cloud technology company, with headquarters in the USA, helping customers engage in cloud and mobile based business solutions and technologies;
- SoftPotential, an Irish software company focusing on cloud-oriented software for the healthcare, document and collaboration markets and financial services;
- Telic Studios Limited, a British global multimedia group working on Studio and Digital Production.
They join the 70-plus digital enterprises already operating at The Digital Hub, which recently announced a property investment of €40 million for its campus in Dublin 8.
Commenting today (16.04.14), Edel Flynn, Chief Executive Officer at The Digital Hub, said: "We were delighted to welcome eight new companies in recent months. Their decision to join the enterprise cluster here is indicative of the ongoing growth and development of the project. There are now over 900 people working out of companies based at The Digital Hub, and we anticipate the further growth of these companies by the end of this year."