Minister of State O’Dowd Joins Prometric CEO Brannick to Announce Hiring Milestone and Assess Future Growth of U.S. Firm
Minister of State for NewEra, Fergus O’Dowd, T.D., today joined Prometric Inc. President and CEO Michael Brannick and IDA Ireland to announce continued jobs growth in Dundalk.  Today’s announcement serves as a significant milestone for the U.S.-based company, which marked its official opening with a brief ceremony.Prometric announced 100 jobs over three years in 2011 and since then the company has exceeded — in just six months — its jobs plan for all of 2012, raising its Dundalk-based workforce to 52 professionals in test publishing, software engineering, business analysis, project analytics, executive and project management, human resources, finance and accounting.  To date, Prometric has made a talent investment of €2.5 million and €800,000 in construction of its global test development operations centre.