The company decided to break the mould of anniversary celebrations and used the occasion to pick broom to sweep footpath in Gurgaon and do some public service. Company believes that “Swachh Bharat” can get much faster if we celebrate by doing such public services.
New Delhi, August 17, 2016: It has been 7 years since Knowlarity Communications, the largest cloud telephony platform in emerging markets started on the path to revolutionize enterprise communication with its products. This 17th of August, Knowlarity completed 7 years of establishment, and the occasion was celebrated in grand style with week-long celebrations that culminated into “Swachh Bharat” activities.
The employees went through a week long fun activities of indoor games and Olympics. However, on the weekend, the employees were divided into 2 teams. The first one went to Cyberhub and decided to clean up the footpath. The footpath was littered with garbage and people used to walk down on the road creating a traffic problem. After the day long cleaning efforts and some painting, it looks cleaned and people started using it. The team B went to public school and cleaned up the parks and benches.
Knowlarity’s consumers were also showered with various gifts. Committing itself to customer-first approach of organization building, the company send handwritten notes to the customers leading to quite a bit of positive customer responses on the social media. The company decided to indulge and offer free services for 7 months to anyone who signed up on 17th September.
Speaking on the festivities, Ambarish Gupta Founder and CEO of Knowlarity said, “We are one of the very few India focused enterprise companies in the country. We are proud to service more than 15,000 small businesses in India. Like any small business, for us last 7 years have been full of ups and downs - but we struggled and persisted. This year, as we turn profitable, we raise a toast to the struggle and persistence that has made us successful and that will keep us the dominant enterprise communication company in the emerging markets.”
“We wanted to do something that made immediate impact to people around us and spending time cleaning up public places here in Gurgaon just sounded like exactly the right thing to do” - he added.
The untraditional celebrations for Knowlarity Foundation Day received wide participation from the employees, very positive responses from the customers.
Knowlarity is trusted by over 15,000 businesses across 65+ countries. It is the leading provider of cloud communications in emerging markets and offers the most comprehensive suite of products that includes IVR, fax and conferencing facilities for SMEs, enterprise customers and individuals. Knowlarity’s flagship product, SuperReceptionist can process over a million calls an hour. The company was incorporated in 2009 and has grown from a garage startup to a 350+ employee company. Knowlarity is backed by Sequoia Capital and Mayfield. Knowlarity is headquartered in Singapore and has offices in Gurgaon, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore.