Dundalk Paypal-ers help scoop top award for company

PayPal has was crowned Contact Centre of the Year 2013 by the national Contact Centre Management Association (CCMA).

PayPal has was crowned Contact Centre of the Year 2013 by the national Contact Centre Management Association (CCMA).

The overall award for Contact Centre of the Year was given to PayPal in recognition of its ability to ‘set a new standard for best practice within large scale contact centre operations’. It is a major achievement for PayPal’s international operations centre based at Dundalk Business Campus. This facility supports PayPal’s growth across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), as it enables anytime, anywhere commerce. It also helps Ireland’s businesses and consumers take advantage of a new era of seamless online, on mobile and on the high street.

Speaking about the CCMA awards Louise Phelan, Vice President of PayPal’s Global Operations in EMEA, said:

“We are delighted to have received so many awards over what was a hugely significant weekend for us. “

I personally nominated Peter Rowan for Manager of the Year and I am really pleased to see all his hard work, commitment and talents recognised nationally. Our Merchant Integration Team innovates constantly and it’s fantastic to see their talents recognised with yet another award for this creative team.

“To have won Best Training Programme of the Year recognises the emphasis we place on continuous training and the thorough induction training our new hires receive. It’s a huge honour to have won the lead award, Contact Centre of the Year, and this is a tribute to each and every one of our employees who work day in and day out to make sure that we create experiences our customers love.”