About us

A bit about where we came from, who we are, and how we've evolved over the years

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Who we are

 

Púca is a Dublin-based SaaS messaging company established in 2000. Our messaging gateway and user-friendly consoles are trusted by the most exacting enterprise customers who value our professional and transparent approach.

Púca is operated by an experienced team including Eileen Carroll as MD, Ronan McDermott as Customer Success Manager, Brian Moroney as CFO, Richard Cody as Head of DevOps and Philip Brady as Growth Manager.

“I’m extremely proud that Púca has been a part of the ‘mobile revolution’ over the past 2 decades. So many firsts have taken place since we started but our core strength and value has always been that we go the extra mile to support our clients and partners – we aim to build lasting relationships”

Eileen Carroll, Púca MD.

Eileen Carroll (MD) and Richard Cody (Head of DevOps)

 

Our mobile evolution

 

Púca was set up by Eamon Hession (Web Factory, PaddyNet, Prommt) and was one of Europe’s very first mobile marketing and SMS gateway providers.

Eileen joined in late 2001 to help develop the sales operation and took over the reins as MD in 2019.

The focus was originally on brands and consumer marketing campaigns but Púca soon expanded to meet increasing demand for 2-way business messaging and apps.

 

Introducing Impower™ and appWorks

 

Impower is the latest iteration of our SMS messaging platform. We built Impower specifically to cater for contact centre teams where security, ease of use, rapid onboarding and open APIs are essential for success.

Our appWorks team is led by Javier Rodriguez and builds on Púca’s 10+ years experience in native app development. A particular focus of appWorks is customer self-service and payment apps for the energy, telco and waste and recycling sectors.

Why work with us?


Experience and Track Record

We're proud of our track record for delivering excellence and value to our corporate, public sector and brand clients.

Superior Service

Our services include 24/7 technical support and a dedicated customer success team that will provide you with all of the advice, analysis and support you need to successfully launch your mobile engagement strategy.

Comprehensive Solutions

Our offering spans messaging APIs, self-service messaging platforms, customer account apps, and interactive sales promotions for brands and retailers.

Secure Platform

Our platform runs on secure and GDPR-compliant systems with full redundancy and back up. Our customers can depend on a secure and reliable services for processing their Mission Critical information and customer data.

Some of our clients


Increase in successful customer contact rate

Operations department, Utility Company

Cost savings per appointment

Operations department, Telecoms client

Increase in online sales

Retail client

Increase in redemption rates

FMCG promotion

Tenfold increase in conversion rates

Customer acquisition campaign, Banking

Awards


TravelWise App
Winner

Best Mobile Award, Ireland eGovernment Awards

TravelWise App
NUIG App
Winner

6 x Mobile Technology Project of the Year, Tech Excellence Awards

NUIG App
Arnotts Wonder Card App
Silver Winner

Best Mobile CRM/Enterprise Messaging, Mobile Marketing Awards

Arnotts Wonder Card App
Tech Week App
Winner

Best Education App, The Appy Awards

Tech Week App
Geo FindIT App
Winner

Best Space and Place Award, The Irish Organisation For Geographical Information Awards

Geo FindIT App
Spar.ie
Bronze Winner

Best Mobile Website, Mobile Marketing Awards

Spar.ie

Meet the Púca's


These little guys have been part of our company’s identity since we started. The Púca (Pooka) is a mythical shapeshifter that appears in different guises in many old Irish folk legends. Ours are the friendly kind. We like to think of them as Irish Yuru-Chara.

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