Pictured L- R: Tod Johnson, Executive Chairman and Founder, Tom Lynch, CFO, Virginia Grande, CHR Officer, Darren Person, CIO, Dermot Ainsworth, GM NPD Athlone, join the global management and team members of NPD Group in celebrating the company’s 10th anniversary in Athlone. Since creating a pilot operation in the town in 2010, NPD Group has increased its team from six members to more than 150. The development of a Global/IT Operations centre in Athlone has been central to NPD Group delivering state-of-the-art market research insights to its clients in industry sectors including prestige beauty and sportswear. Visit www.npd.com for more information. Photo Credit: Padraig Devaney
NPD Group in Athlone is celebrating a decade in business this week.
General Manager Dermot Ainsworth spoke to Bottom Line’s Mary McFadden about the business’s huge growth from six staff to one hundred and fifty people.
He says the business has gone from strength to strength: