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Hubbub invites you into a sanctuary of simplicity

A stress-free customer environment ensures a peaceful, satisfying user experience

Our mission is to reinvent HR software and do it radically different – and simpler – than how it has been done before.

Our goal is to bring beautiful simplicity at its core to the complex world of enterprise software, with software that’s quick to deploy and intuitive for all levels of the user community – HR, executives, managers and employees alike.

Our user community is truly global; our users work on several continents, in numerous countries, and use the system in several languages, with various currencies.

Our users don’t have to go through a big phone tree and layers of management to talk to someone who’s been in their shoes before; they get the answers to their questions quickly, from people who care deeply.

Our journey, as we see it, is to make a positive difference to our customers’ lives by constantly pushing forward new boundaries in a mindful way, leading us to create truly simple and aspirational HR solutions.

“None of us is as smart as all of us.” — Ken Blanchard

Meet the leadership team.

Daniel Mayer: CEO and Chief Customer Advocate

Daniel drives business execution at Hubbub and the companies strong commitment to building beautifully simple products with higher degrees of usability and configurability. Daniel spent 2 decades in entrepreneurial and leadership positions in Real Estate marketing, advertising, fashion, fashion wholesale and financial services. Daniel’s passion is to drive Hubbub’s organisational performance and our unwavering commitment to customers success. Daniel enjoys inspiring passion, precision and execution and loves developing and recognising winning teams.


Jacinta Hennessey: Chief Product Strategist

Jacinta led global HR systems, knowledge management and business processes at Placer Dome Inc. (17k employees on 5 continents). She has designed and deployed numerous global HRIS and talent management platforms and enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems around the world. She is experienced in many technologies and is determined to drive a better and more stress-free talent management customer experience for her customers. With all her wisdom, kindness and Irish charm we refer to her at Hubbub as our secret weapon.


Bret Dolphin: VP Global Sales and Partnerships

Bret is responsible for executing Hubbub’s global sales, partnership and channel strategies. Bret brings over 20 years of experience as a business development leader in the global technology sector. Prior to joining Hubbub Bret was at ACL Services, a leading provider of data analytics and Governance, Risk and Compliance software. Bret held a number of sales leadership roles while at ACL and is recognized for helping ACL establish and grow its market presence in the enterprise server and cloud computing environments.


Patrick (Padraig) Gorry: Chief Technology Strategist

Patrick leads technology innovation at Hubbub and is quite honestly a brilliant guy. Patrick has been immersed in software since childhood and wrote his first line of code over 20 years ago. Patrick uses his passion for advanced technology to help Hubbub create innovative and high quality software solutions. Patrick started his career with IBM and Microsoft in Ireland before moving to Canada in 2005. Patrick is relentless in ensuring that Hubbub delivers what Hubbub customers need to run their businesses more efficiently.


Jim Reid: Director Global Sales and Partnerships

Jim brings years of International Business Development leadership with entrepreneurial organisations in franchising and emerging technologies. Jim has deep strategic brand development and M&A experience and has led a growing franchise organisation to successful IPO. Prior to joining Hubbub, Jim led business development and commercialisation of global HR platform Drake International – a leader in HR solutions, consulting and recruitment. Jim’s passion is creating strong strategic partnerships.