Irish Subsidiary Announces 10 New Job Openings and 640,000 Euro Investment in Data Storage Infrastructure

LOS ANGELES, CA, Apr 27, 2011 –/– j2 Global Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM), the provider of cloud-based, value-added communication, messaging and backup services worldwide, is increasing its commitment to operations in Ireland. The company’s subsidiary, j2 Global Ireland Limited, has opened 10 new jobs and made a 3-year, 640,000 euro data storage investment that includes a deal worth EUR 350,000 with Data Electronics, one of Ireland’s leading data centre facilities. For more information about j2 Global visit

The growth comes on the heels of the 2010 acquisition of Dublin-based online backup provider KeepItSafeâ„¢, and reflects increasing worldwide demand for its cloud services brands, including eFax®, eReceptionist®, Campaigner®, FuseMail®, and Onebox®.

j2 Global Ireland Limited currently employs over 60 people in Ireland, including a Dublin-based multilingual customer service and telesales team, functions such as sales, marketing, legal, finance, and a development group in Galway.

“Our continued commitment to operations in Ireland reflects the desirability of the region as a technology center that can provide excellent service for our European customers,” said Hemi Zucker, CEO of j2 Global Communications, Inc. “As we continue to expand our local product offerings and customer base, our Irish operations will play a key role in achieving the highest levels of customer engagement and satisfaction.”

Maurice Mortell, CEO of Data Electronics, welcomed the investment, saying, “We are delighted to welcome j2 Global Ireland Limited to our next generation Data Centre in Ballycoolin, Dublin. This contract is not only significant for Data Electronics; it is also very significant in terms of foreign direct investment in Ireland and proves that Ireland and Irish companies can compete on a global scale. j2 Global Communications’ decision to choose an Irish data centre is in line with a multitude of global brands that already have data centre operations in Dublin, which is a hugely positive indication for Ireland’s future.”

j2 Global provides cloud services for business in six categories: eFax (online fax); eVoice (virtual voice services); Onebox (unified communications); Campaigner (email marketing); KeepItSafe (online backup); and FuseMail (email). For more information on j2 Global’s cloud services brands, visit

About j2 Global
Founded in 1995, j2 Global Communications, Inc. provides outsourced, value-added messaging and communications services to individuals and businesses around the world. With offices in eight cities worldwide, j2 Global’s network spans more than 4,300 cities in 49 countries on six continents. The Company’s websites appear in numerous languages, including Dutch, French, German, Spanish, English and more. Payments are accepted in currencies that include the U.S. Dollar, British Pound, Canadian Dollar, Japanese Yen, Euro, Hong Kong Dollar and more. j2 Global provides live sales and customer service support in multiple languages, including English, Spanish, Dutch, German, French, Cantonese and more. j2 Global markets its services principally under the brands eFax®, MyFax®, eFax Corporate®, eReceptionist®, FuseMail®, Onebox®, eVoice®, Campaigner®, Electric Mail®, and KeepItSafe®. As of December 31, 2009, j2 Global had achieved 15 consecutive fiscal years of revenue growth. For more information about j2 Global, please visit

About Data Electronics
Data Electronics operates two state-of-the-art data centres in Dublin, both equipped with 24 hour Network Operations Centres which provide end-to-end IT Management. Data Electronics recently announced they boosted revenues by 11 per cent last year after re-focusing its business on winning more overseas clients. For more details about Data Electronics, visit

j2 Global Communications, Inc.
Bill Threlkeld
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