Limerick City and County Council is welcoming the announcement by US telecommunications giant Verizon that it is bringing over 400 jobs to the city centre over the next two years.
Verizon will be located in the exciting new 1BQ riverside development. Recruitment is already underway with the new jobs spanning “multiple strategic global functions, including Strategy & Transformation, Finops and Network Engineering & Cyber,” according to Verizon
“This is a tremendous announcement for Limerick and the surrounding region,” said Mayor of the City and County of Limerick, Cllr Gerald Mitchell.
“Verizon is a world-class company, and its decision to establish a presence here is a testament to the city’s growing reputation as a hub for innovation and technology,” the Mayor said.
“We are excited to embrace the different energy that Verizon will bring to Limerick,” said Chief Executive of Limerick City and County Council, Dr Pat Daly.
“The company’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is in line with our own values, and we are confident that its employees will make a significant contribution to our community.”
“Verizon’s investment in Limerick is a strong endorsement of the city’s edge in the global marketplace,” said Director of Economic Development, Enterprise and Tourism at Limerick City and County Council, Gordon Daly. “We are committed to working with Verizon to support its growth and success in Limerick, and we look forward to welcoming its employees to our city.”
Verizon’s decision to locate in Limerick is a major boost for the city’s economy. The new jobs will be highly skilled, and will help to attract and retain top talent in the region. The company’s presence will also generate significant spin-off benefits for local businesses.
Limerick is a vibrant and growing city with a strong economy and a skilled workforce. The city is also home to a number of world-class educational institutions.
Limerick is well-positioned to attract and retain global companies, and Verizon’s announcement is a testament to the city’s growing reputation as a hub for innovation and technology.