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Nubiq are hiring..

Posted in 1, Newsletters, Nubiq Events, Update with tags , , , on July 8, 2010 by nubiq

Position Title: Chief Executive Officer

We are looking for a CEO/Entrepreneur to run an exciting new and expanding business in Ireland. This is a unique opportunity for someone to enhance an existing technology business from early stage and shape the future direction of the company.

Nubiq is an independent company, having originated as a start up within Waterford Institute of Technology. Nubiq runs a number of online consumer services, including the award winning “Zinadoo.com”. Nubiq operates a compelling global service in a budding and exciting market where mobile Internet and mobile application services are increasingly becoming an essential part of business strategy. Nubiq enables enterprises to engage with customers in new and exciting ways.

The successful candidate will have the skills to take full ownership of developing a company Business Plan; manage funding and investment opportunities, and recruiting a key executive team.

This role will be based in Ireland and only entrepreneurs’/CEO’s with significant hands-on experience working with/for start up companies should apply. Remuneration package negotiable.

Requirements:

  • Hands on experience with start up and early stage companies.
  • Experience of working with government agencies and investment institutes.
  • Ability to motivate yourself and work under pressure.
  • Substantial network of contacts within the technology and media industries.

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity then please send a résumé to info@nubiq.com by 22nd July. No agencies please.

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Happy Holidays!

Posted in 1, Mobile Web, Newsletters, Nubiq Events, Product News, Product Updates, Update with tags , , , , on November 28, 2008 by nubiq

With the holiday season nearly upon us, Nubiq is cosying up to the warmth of the fire, and with a touch of nostalgia, is taking some time out to reflect on some of the highlights of 2008 before entering another new and exciting year!

January 2008 – Nubiq launches Technical Whitepaper– This publication was co-authored by Dr.Kevin Quinn and Nubiq on the “Growing use of Mobile Websites for Business and Communications” – Download your FREE copy here.

February 2008 – Nubiq attends the Mobile World Congress – Nubiq jetted off to Barcelona for the Mobile World Congress Event in 2008 held at the Enterprise Ireland Irish Pavilion, where Nubiq showcased all the latest Zinadoo features and applications!

March 2008 – Nubiq nominated for the ITGL Award! – Nubiq selected as finalists for the Irish Technology Leadership Group (Irish Times Innovation Award) held in Silicon Valley in 2008. The nomination recognised Nubiq’s business and Technical Expertise in the Mobile Web Market – Read the Irish Times article here

September 2008 -Happy Birthday Zinadoo! – Zinadoo turns 2, and to celebrate we launched 2 addtional exciting new features to make it even easier for your business to continue as usual even when on the go! – Read how right here!

This year has seen Nubiq go from strength to strength and has established Nubiq as an innovative pioneer in the mobile Web market. Nubiq’s accomplishments this year only drives us on to continue to deliver bigger and better mobility solutions, ensureing that Nubiq is the first choice for you and your business in 2009“. CEO Hélene Haughney.

HAPPY HOLIDAYS from all the team at Nubiq !

Nubiq- Get your Business Moving!

Posted in 1, Newsletters, Product News, Product Updates, Update with tags , , , , , , on August 21, 2008 by nubiq

Hi Everyone!

Welcome to Nubiq’s August Blog! this month Nubiq has been busy launching its newest service under our Zinadoo product brand. Nubiq is proud to introduce the newest member of the Zinadoo family, – Zinadaoo Directory.

Zinadoo Directory is an exceptional service that leverages the increase in demand for location based services. This service enables partners to publish their existing online business listings and content to a fully personalised standards compliant ‘mobile Web directory’ under our Partner Program.

Zinadoo Directory is a fully hosted service which guarantees that web content is automatically rendered for viewing across multiple handsets and browsers, maximising customer reach globally and increasing an organisation’s ROI. Nubiq’s technology allows a single data entry point, so company information is automatically generated and updated across both the web AND mobile Web, minimizing maintenance, maximising effective brand exposure!

Organisations such as the ‘Mobile Food Circle” have made the mobile Web relevant to their business strategy and are engaging audiences in a new way, generating additional revenue streams. The Mobile Food Circle has joined Nubiq’s Partner Program and has launched the FIRST and only restaurant directory in Ireland available on the mobile handset. Diners can quickly and easily search for cafes, restaurants and bars in their locality, and using the location mapping and click to call features can make a reservation directly!

The mobile phone is always on, and is always available, more and more organisations are realising the financial potential of utilising this media channel, it provides an additional revenue generating stream whilst also providing valued content for users.

Our visit to Yahoo! Brickhouse

Posted in 1 with tags , , , , , on December 12, 2007 by nubiq

As part of our trip last week to Silicon Valley, the Paddy’s Valley crew paid a visit to Yahoo! Brickhouse, hosted by Salim Ismail who so kindly invited us over to meet some very cool and interesting people. Brickhouse is Yahoo’s incubation facility for innovation and new product ideas. We heard from Chad Dickerson who talked about his aspirations for Hack Day  and also met with Havi Hoffman, who is managing editor of Next Yahoo! blog. So even though this is a massive corporation they made time to hear us pitching our ideas to them and give us some tips on how to deal with Yahoo!’s of this world! Overall a great event and very cool to hear what new innovations are coming out of Yahoo! in the coming weeks. Oh and forgot to mention, while we were there Jerry Yang popped over to say hello and pose for a photo with the PV crew!

Paddy’s Valley Crew with Jerry Yang

Nubiq pitch to the Experts

Posted in 1, Nubiq Events with tags , , , , , on November 20, 2007 by nubiq

Last week Nubiq were one of the 7 companies pitching to the Wireless Advisory Board that came over from USA and Canada to meet a number of Irish companies and offer advice and wisdom.

The sessions were arranged by Enterprise Ireland and are set up to help Irish companies get into the US market abd to learn from a group of people who have been there already.

We used it as an opportunity to ask for feedback, from some really experienced guys ( no ladies there this year!!), on our value proposition and marketing plan. We had the ears of people like Trevor Healy, Michael Duffy, Jason Devitt, Jon Bukosky , Kieran Hannon and many more great names from the world of consultancy and serial entrepreneurs.

We had a couple of sessions beforehand with David Taber who worked with us to refine our presentation and message and brush up on presentation skills – an excellent workshop.

We were in good company with companies such as Changingworlds, S3, Sentaca, Yougetitback, Cubic Telecom and Openet.

A great experience and not just for early stage companies, as you can see from the list above, a mixture of companies all at different stages in their development.

So a big thanks to all invovled in organising the event and to the members of the Board. It was a great experience and one I hope we will be invited to do again.