The Knot Worldwide to expand its India team by 30%
WeddingWire India, the Indian subsidiary of The Knot Worldwide, a leading global digital wedding planning company, has moved into a new office in the heart of Gurugram, India. Spread over 6000 square feet, the office has an open floor plan and will house 130 employees. The brand is also actively hiring for its editorial, operations & sales team with plans to expand the Indian team by 30% by the end of 2022.
Designed to offer creative freedom and built on the cornerstones of technology, employee well-being, and flexible work culture, the new office includes three meeting rooms, multifunctional space with ergonomically designed furniture at each workstation, and a stocked pantry. All employees at The Knot Worldwide have the option to work from home for the remainder of 2022. For those that wish to take advantage of in-person collaboration, the new Gurugram office for WeddingWire India employees is designed to help improve accessibility and collaboration, while adapting to the new working reality that is growing in a hybrid format of work.
Emily Markmann, Chief Human Resource Officer of The Knot Worldwide, said, “Couples and wedding professionals are turning to us more than ever as we’re in the midst of a worldwide wedding boom this year. The Indian market and WeddingWire India brand are an integral part of The Knot Worldwide’s growth strategy, and we’re excited to offer an upgraded in-person space that fosters collaboration and creativity among team members as they work to provide best-in-class wedding planning solutions for Indian couples and wedding professionals.”
The strategically located office in Gurugram is also equipped with COVID-safety protocols to help ensure employees feel safe and secure whilst on office premises. Social distancing and wearing masks is also mandatory, plus employee return to office training and COVID-safety compliance.