Awfis Further Opens 2 New Centres in Kolkata
News Desk, News Nation 360 : Awfis, India’s largest network of coworking spaces recently opened 2 new flex workspaces in the city, in line with the company’s aim to double its footprint from 2.5 Mn Sq Ft. to more than 5 Mn Sq Ft. in 2021. The Ecocentre Business Tower centre is a premium and exclusive property which follows the design philosophy of creating a space that is urbane, minimalistic and at the same time interwoven with the Indian cultural fabric. It is one of Awfis’ elitist centres and along with the spectacular aesthetics, the centre has over 350+ workstations and exclusive banquet spaces spread across 15,000 sq. ft of area. The new flexible workspaces are located at 50 Chowringhee Road and Ecocentre Business Tower, Sector V, Bidhannagar. The new centre at 50 Chowringhee Road is spread across 78,000 sq. Ft. and is situated in the Landmark Heritage Building in the commercial business district. The 1st phase of the launch will go live in July with a 32,000 sq. ft. area and the 2nd phase will go live in 120 days with a 46,000 sq. ft. area. The 1st phase is spread across 3 floors and is a fine balance of minimalist interiors, world-class amenities and a scenic view of the Victoria Memorial, St. Paul’s Cathedral and Birla Planetarium. With over 650+ workstations, space has been designed in compliance with the latest safety and hygiene standards to provide a healthy and secured workplace ecosystem. Commenting on the launch of the new centre, Amit Ramani, CEO and Founder, Awfis, said that they are extremely elated to be foraying further in Kolkata, which has emerged as a key industrial hub with enormous potential over the years. With this new launch in the market, Awfis has re-emphasized its leadership position as the largest network of coworking spaces spread across 12 cities in India. Awfis currently has 75 operational coworking centres with 40,000 seating capacity. It has a presence in 12 cities in India across Mumbai, Pune, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Ahmedabad, Indore and Chandigarh. In the next 3 years, Awfis aims to create a robust ecosystem of workspaces with over 2,00,000 seats in 15 cities. These centres will cater to large corporates, SMEs, and start-ups, continuing to nurture the spirit of innovation and enterprise across the nation.
Report : Anustup Kundu