Canadian company PressReader is officially opening its new offices in Dublin today as it continues to grow its Irish workforce to 65. 

PressReader is a global platform that allows people to read, share and talk about stories from over 7,000 top-quality publications online or via an app. It has seven million monthly active users worldwide.

The company has been gaining ground in the hospitality sector here with many 5 star hotels offering complimentary access including the Shelbourne, the Marker, Adare Manor, the K Club and Ashford Castle.

Irish publications distributing their content through PressReader include newspapers from the Independent News and Media stable, The Irish Times, The Irish Examiner and Irish Daily Mirror as well as a number of regional publications and Hot Press magazine.

More publications are due to be announced in the coming months. 

Other leading publications on the platform include The Washington Post, The Guardian, Le Monde, Bloomberg Businessweek, Popular Science and NME.