TEMPE, Ariz., Feb. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Endurance International Group (NASDAQ: EIGI), a global web hosting and web services provider, is expanding its Tempe office between February and October of this year, adding 600 new positions and 71,000 square feet of office space. The company is investing $1.8 million in renovations to expand its current location on North Priest Drive. The new positions include managerial roles, technical support, sales and professional services. The company is currently seeking applicants and will be hosting a Job Fair on Thursday, February 16th.
"Endurance International Group's commitment to create hundreds of new jobs in Tempe emphasizes that Arizona offers the deep talent pool, pro-business climate and competitive operating costs that technology companies require," said Governor Doug Ducey. "In turn, Endurance is creating the high-quality jobs and workplace culture that skilled workers are seeking – making this an all-around win for Arizona. Congratulations to Endurance on its continued success!"
"This expansion represents hundreds of new, high-quality jobs for Arizonans, and is the latest evidence that our technology and advanced business services sectors are thriving," said Sandra Watson, President and CEO of the Arizona Commerce Authority. "Under Governor Ducey's leadership, the Arizona Commerce Authority is proud to support global leaders like Endurance who choose Arizona to expand their operations."
Tempe Mayor Mark Mitchell and Economic Development Director Donna Kennedy joined members of Endurance senior leadership including President and COO Ron LaSalvia and Operations General Manager Andrew Wright at a kick off ceremony for the new space on January 31st.
"We're thrilled that Endurance International Group calls Tempe home and are proud they have chosen to grow locally. This expansion means more quality jobs for our region and a significant investment in our city," said Mayor Mitchell. "We're proud of Endurance International and the work we have done as a community to make Tempe a great place to live, work and play."
"Our office here in Tempe is ideal for attracting the talent we need to continue to grow our presence in the valley as a trusted employer and valuable member of the community. We look forward to continuing to partner with the Mayor and the City of Tempe," added General Manager of Endurance Tempe Operations, Andrew Wright.
The Job Fair on February 16th will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Tempe Office on 1500 North Priest Drive. The current 68,000 square foot office supports several Endurance brands including iPage, Bluehost, Domain.com, SEO Gears and SinglePlatform. The company maintains a positive work culture and environment with benefits such as game areas for relaxing, attractive medical, dental and vision plans, 401K matching program, flexible spending accounts, and more. To learn more about working at Endurance or to apply for one of the new positions please visit the careers website.
Endurance is further supporting the local community and honoring its commitment to inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs by partnering with Tempe Scales Technology Academy to provide supplies and programming for its students.
"I am also pleased to take this opportunity to present Principal Stephen Wolf of the Tempe Scales Technology Academy with much needed headphones for the students and to announce our partnership to develop an after school Technology Club for the students," added Wright.
About Endurance International Group
Endurance International Group (NASDAQ: EIGI) (em)Powers millions of small businesses worldwide with products and technology to vitalize their online web presence, email marketing, mobile business solutions, and more. The Endurance family of brands includes: Constant Contact, Bluehost, HostGator, Domain.com, BigRock, SiteBuilder and Impress.ly, among others. Headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts, Endurance employs more than 3,800 people across the United States, Brazil, India and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit: www.endurance.com
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