Our Mission

Our mission is to bring hospitality to WordPress hosting. We see publishers as our valued guests, and we are dedicated to helping them welcome their readers as well.

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Presslabs Values

Our main focus is to provide high-performance WordPress hosting and intelligence for the most demanding sites

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Helpful

We are all part of a single team–“us”. What can be improved will be done so together.

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Ambitious

There are really good things that we are working on, and which we are continuously improving.

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Honest

Being honest with a touch of modesty is the foundation of Presslabs. We strive for transparency.

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Active

We are actively contributing to the open software ecosystem and to our society.

Presslabs Team

Anca Cazac
Anca Cazac
Software Engineer

Andrei Don
Andrei Don
Software Engineer

Bogdan Petrea
Bogdan Petrea
Software Engineer

Călin Don
Călin Don
CTO and Co-founder

Cristi Uibar
Cristi Uibar
Support Engineer

Flavius Mecea
Flavius Mecea
Software Engineer

Ioana Vasi
Ioana Vasi
Software Engineering Intern

Mihai Grescenko
Mihai Grescenko
Frontend/UI Engineer

Mile Rosu
Mile Rosu
CEO and Co-founder

Pedro Dobrescu
Pedro Dobrescu
CSM and Co-founder

Robert Krody
Robert Krody
Software Engineer

Valentina Motrescu
Valentina Motrescu
COO

Vlad Temian
Vlad Temian
Software Engineer

This one could be you
This one could be you
 
 
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Timeline

Follow our journey through the years, from our beginning in Berlin to our newly designed dashboard

  • 2009

    First customer

    Hosted our first customer, FREDO & PID’JIN, as a side job at while working at Romania based agency, Dream Production. To this day, we are still delighted to be collaborating.

  • 2010

    Second customer

    We welcomed our second customer, Freshome. An interior design and architecture website, which had an astonishing growth through the years. We proudly provided high-class hosting experience.

  • 2011

    Berlin era

    Presslabs was born. At first we produced amazing WordPress hosting experience from Betahaus in Berlin, Germany and later on from our hometown, Timisoara in Romania. We introduced our control panel: O2 (Oxygen).

  • 2012

    Hydrogen powered WordPress

    We introduced Hydrogen, a managed WordPress hosting service. It was built to be simple to use and extremely efficient for growing sites running WordPress. It is integrated with the Papertrail API On top of our logging architecture.

  • 2013

    Breaking records

    The year of breaking records: 150.000 real time visitors on a single page, 6 million page views within an hour on a single site, 45 million page views during 24h on a single site and 2.2 billion page views on our busiest month

  • 2014

    Helium, Gitium and Gitfs

    Launched Helium, our geo-serving hosting package for WordPress. Open-sourced Gitium, a git integration for WP and Gitfs, a version controlled file system. Pivotal projects that steer our infrastructure forward.

  • 2015

    Top tier

    We were named in the Top Tier WordPress Hosting Performance league after ReviewSignal’s 2015 WordPress Hosting Performance Benchmarks. Introduced Silver, a standalone Django app for automatic billing.

  • 2016

    Z3

    We open-sourced Z3: an Error-resilient ZFS to S3 backup tool, because we wanted to offer an extra safety step and minimize the risk of loss in the form of dependable off-site backups. It assures the security of our customer’s data.

  • 2017

    O3

    Launched O3, our newly designed dashboard. We introduced a series of features like WP Intelligence with performance and cache metrics, servers locations and bots stats. Open-sourced Zinc, a Route 53 zone manager.

Join the team

Would you like to give us a hand in bringing back hospitality in WordPress hosting? Do you share our passion to make WordPress better for millions of people?

Join our team