Co-working Zones are trending today and have started to become a workspace preferred by the workforce. The advantages of the concept have not just been felt by organizations worldwide but also by the employee who is a part of it. Hence Co-working spaces are becoming increasingly popular worldwide. But it’s not just digital nomads and entrepreneurs taking advantage of those facilities, major corporations are also getting involved.
There are more than 800 coworking spaces in India, and while the majority of them are concentrated in three cities: Delhi, Bengaluru and Mumbai, there are over 200 coworking spaces interspersed across multiple tier II and tier III cities.
This tremendous growth has benefited entrepreneurs by giving them a surplus of choices and affordability due to competition. However, with the growing numbers, it becomes difficult for one to choose the best-suited coworking space for his or her needs. There are a plethora of factors to keep in mind while selecting the best space for you including the amenities, work culture, ambiance, and of course price.
One such co-working space that stands out of the crowd and fulfills all the above-mentioned criteria is Smartworks. A modern coworking space that has roots in cities like Delhi NCR, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Pune, and Kolkata.
Founded by Neetish Sarda in 2016 with a vision to disrupt conventional work culture in the country by focusing on design, technology, hospitality and customer delight experience, Smartworks ensures high employee happiness, productivity and satisfaction indices.
Neetish earlier worked in a large family business in West Bengal that had a strong employee base of 50,000 workers. During his tenure, he was exposed to the business’ manufacturing units, real estate and IT divisions which gave him a wider perspective. He also worked with two real estate development firms – Space Group and PS Group in the past and had a rewarding stint with Vision Comptech Integrators as their Director of Business Development. He holds a graduate degree from SIM Global Education Singapore in finance and a degree in Accounting & Finance from Purdue University, Indiana.
With a total floor area of 2,70,000 sq. ft, Smartworks is also one of India’s largest coworking spaces.
For all your meetings and conferencing needs, it has facilities like private cabins, conference rooms, collaboration zone, training rooms, and audiovisual lounge. If you are concerned about the connectivity, Smartworks got you a high-speed internet connection with phone booths to cater to all your business communication.
Refreshment is an integral part of productivity and your mind needs that in intervals. This coworking space has amenities like Café, fitness studio, lounge, snooze rooms, sports arena, and indoor games to help you relax and refresh.
If you are a mompreneur, Smartworks has a Creche for your child so that you can focus on your work without worrying about your precious one.
All their coworking spaces are managed by well-behaved housekeeping staff and secured by security guards so that you can get in and out 24X7. Some other notable facilities that you get are power backup, fitness studio, medical room, scanner, and printer.
Different locations have different pricing structures. However, the starting price for different locations of Smartworks coworking spaces is as below:
- Bengaluru – INR 10,000 per month
- Chennai – INR 10,000 per month
- Delhi – INR 15,000 per month
- Noida – INR 10,000 per month
- Gurugram – INR 12,000 per month
- Hyderabad – INR 10,000 per month
- Kolkata – INR 9,000 per month
- Mumbai – INR 16,000 per month
- Pune – INR 12,000 per month
And Smartworks also provides one day pass. So, if you want to try the ambiance and work culture of this wonderful coworking space, you can buy one day pass and enjoy working from one of their spaces for a full day.
Smartworks is trusted by brands like TATA, Amazon, Samsung, Jaguar, Larsen & Toubro, Bacardi, DHL, Hitachi, Daikin, Swiggy, Toppr, OLX, Digit, Lenovo, Vodafone, Booking.com, Monster, Rakuten, Crisil and several others.
Recently, the coworking space raised INR 175 crores from Keppel Land.
Smartworks provides office spaces that can be rapidly configured and customized according to your business needs in just four to six weeks and you get a full suite of solutions at a value price point without any upfront capital expenditure.
For your knowledge, Smartworks was the first agile space provider in India that introduced a humanoid robot for operational duties, named Mitri in its Cessna Business Park space on Bengaluru’s Outer Ring Road. The humanoid robot wears pink and white, greets people with a smile and answers questions about the facility.
So, if you want to enjoy working in one of the spaces provided by Smartworks you can contact them. Details are provided below.
Headquarters – Smartworks Corporate Park, Sector-125, Noida, Uttar Pradesh – 201301
Phone Number – +91 8448980480
Email – email@example.com