Deputy First Minister and Regional Development Minister Open OneSource Virtual European Service Centre at City Factory, Derry, Northern Ireland
Dallas, Texas and Derry, Northern Ireland – December 9, 2015 – OneSource Virtual (OSV), an innovative Business Process as a Service (BPaaS) provider, held Grand Opening ceremonies on Friday, December 4, at its European service center in Derry, Northern Ireland. Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness MLA and Regional Development Minister, Michelle McIlveen MLA were in attendance along with OneSource Virtual executive leadership to officially open the new offices at City Factory, 100 Patrick Street, Derry, Northern Ireland with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
“OneSource Virtual locating its European service center in Derry is a huge vote of confidence in the city and its people,” said Deputy First Minister Martin McGuiness. “Despite fierce competition from other cities, we attracted OneSource Virtual here.”
The European service center currently employs a team of 42 whose roles include deployment, application management services and payroll services. The next round of hiring launched at the grand opening with 45 additional positions. OneSource Virtual’s investment in Derry is supported by a contribution of £2.9 million (approximately $4.5 million U.S. dollars) by Invest Northern Ireland toward new jobs and training.
“This is a significant and exciting development for Londonderry and Northern Ireland,” said Regional Development Minister, Michelle McIlveen. “It is an enormous privilege for me to officially open OneSource Virtual’s new offices at City Factory.”
OneSource Virtual’s European service center is expected to create 289 jobs and contribute £12million (approximately $18.1 million U.S. dollars) in salaries to the local economy by 2017.
“By establishing our European operations center here, we are in a stronger position to target opportunities within the UK and Europe, expand sales and ensure the future growth of our business,” said Wesley Bryan, co-founder, president and COO of OneSource Virtual. “This new office space will help us attract Northern Ireland’s top talent, provide them with an innovative working environment and ensure that we continue to deliver the highest levels of customer service to our growing customer base.”
About OneSource Virtual
Founded in 2008, OneSource Virtual is a pioneer of Business Process as a Service (BPaaS) and supports the automated delivery of solutions exclusively for Workday. OneSource Virtual’s services empower organizations of all sizes by encouraging HR to become a strategic partner within the organization, aligning to business growth and scaling by demand through Workday deployment, consulting, training, and in-application payroll administration, benefit administration and application management services. OneSource Virtual is headquartered in Irving, Texas, with processing centers in Mesa, Ariz., and Derry, Northern Ireland. For more information, please visit www.onesourcevirtual.com.
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