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Intercom’s executive team: The business claims more than a billion end-users and counts Facebook and Amazon as customers.

Irish tech unicorn Intercom is to create 150 jobs at its Irish operation next year to bring headcount locally to more than 400 people. Speaking to Th(...)

Gifting platform &Open founders Jonathan Legge, Ciara Flood and Mark Legge

Irish gifting platform &Open, which raised €6 million earlier this year from a number of leading tech veterans, is to create 100 new jobs over the(...)

A number of restrictions are in place for the in-person event in Lisbon

Web Summit returns as an in-person event to Lisbon this week with more than 40,000 people expected to converge on the Portuguese capital for the annua(...)

Gifting platform &Open founders Jonathan Legge, Ciara Flood and Mark Legge.

Irish gifting platform &Open has raised $7.2 million (€5.9 million) in investment from backers including some of the biggest names in Irish tech.(...)

The amount of investment in start-ups by Enterprise Ireland doubled last year

More than €48 million was invested in 125 start-ups by Enterprise Ireland last year, a record amount. New figures from the State agency show while th(...)

Intercom employs over 300 people in Dublin and 600 globally

Intercom, the Irish-founded software company valued at more than $1 billion (€820 million), recorded another big jump in turnover at its Dublin unit l(...)

Intercom chairman Eoghan McCabe, who wants entrepreneurs to be incentivised to locate here in a similar way to how multinationals have been over recent decades.

The State should be as aggressive in incentivising entrepreneurs to move to the Republic and establish businesses as it has been in luring multination(...)

Karen Peacock, chief executive of Intercom: ‘Our new-customer acquisitions have accelerated since the pandemic started. We’re beating all of our sales goals’

Karen Peacock stepped into the role of Intercom chief executive in the midst of one of the strangest periods in recent memory. The coronavirus pandemi(...)

Intercom chief executive Karen Peacock

Intercom, the Irish-founded software company which is valued at over $1 billion (€842.9 million), recorded another sharp rise in revenues at its Dubli(...)

Intercom cofounders Eoghan McCabe, Des Traynor, David Barrett and Ciaran Lee. The company is encouraging all its staff to take a week off

Irish-founded technology company Intercom has given its entire workforce a week off, encouraging staff to take a break in the middle of the pandemic. (...)

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