Rome2rio team continues to grow

Published December 10, 2013

Three new staff have joined the Rome2rio team in the past month. We’re thrilled to welcome to the team:

  • Rodney O’Donnell: Rodney joins our development team with plenty of experience in search and big data problems. He spent 2.5 years working on the Bing search engine at the giant’s Redmond headquarters and has a PhD in Computer Science.
  • Kate Johnson: Kate joins our content team and is currently working on greatly expanding our Central and South America bus coverage. She studied Computer Game Design and is a candidate for a Masters of Technology.
  • Andrew Hickey: Andrew has also joined the content team and is currently focused on managing the addition of new trains, buses and ferries in Asia. Andrew has plenty of experience trekking the globe and organising major sporting and cultural events all over the world.

All up we’ve now got 8 full-time staff working out of Inspire9 in the Melbourne suburb of Richmond.

Rod, Chris, Rodney, Kate, Andrew, Ash, Bernie and Michael
Rome2rio team from left to right: Rod (Cuthbert), Chris, Rodney (O’Donnell), Kate, Andrew, Ash, Bernie and Michael
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Rome2rio, based in Melbourne, Australia, is organising the world’s transport information. We offer a multi-modal, door-to-door travel search engine that returns itineraries for air, train, coach, ferry, mass transit and driving options to and from any location. Discover the possibilities at