US firm Mobile Technologies plans to create 150 jobs at Drogheda site
A technology company has vowed to create 150 jobs in Drogheda.
Mobile Technologies Inc said it has already started recruiting for the new roles at its European headquarters in the Co Louth town.
The technology-based positions are to be filled over the coming three years.
Mobile Technologies Inc, which is headquartered in Oregon in the US, specialises in mobile device display technologies.
Founded in 1977, it operates in more than 90 countries worldwide.
Chris Remy, company president and chief executive, said Ireland's membership of the EU was among the reasons for locating the jobs in Drogheda.
"We chose Ireland due to its talented, technology-savvy workforce, attractive business environment, and its membership in the European Union," he said.