Bitbuzz to create 10 new jobs in 2014

By: March 3, 2014
Alex French, operations director  and Shane Deasy, managing director (both centre front) with the Bitbuzz team Alex French, operations director and Shane Deasy, managing director (both centre front) with the Bitbuzz team

Wi-Fi network operator Bitbuzz says it is to create ten new full time positions across Ireland and the UK. The new roles will be in sales, account management and engineering.

This quarter Bitbuzz will appoint five field sales executives, a sales support role and an account manager, in Ireland and the UK. Three engineering roles are lined up for the second half of 2014, says the firm.

Bitbuzz had a turnover of €2 million in 2013 and now has over two million registered users. Some of the recent contracts won by the firm included Musgrave; Holiday Inn Express Hotels; Fitzwilliam Hotel; Shelbourne Hotel; KC Peaches; Insomnia; Applegreen; Harvey Nichols and Toni & Guy.

In 2013 Bitbuzz saw a 9% increase in hotel customers now covering 12,000 bedrooms.