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Playtoome to double its manpower by end of 2021

The company is planning to hire 35 people across multiple departments

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New Delhi: Online live entertainment platform Playtoome unveiled its rigorous hiring plans for the next six months. The brand plans to recruit over 35 talented professionals across cities – Delhi, Kolkata, and Bangalore, it said on Monday.

In a post covid era when industries are recovering and there is a dearth of jobs, the hiring announcement from the brand comes as a cheer for the young professionals.

Playtoome offers hidden performing artistes to reach their target audience through the platform and monetise their acts. According to the company, it has provided over 8,000 artists with the opportunities and reached a viewership of 100K users.

"The platform has been enabling quality live entertainment to people who otherwise could not avail the traditional live music due to the increasing dominance of fusion and western music trends. Exploring the horizons, we realised that there has always been a space for such a platform, and we received tremendous response. We distributed over 20 lakh amount among the artists that performed on the platform, and the brand's revenue too grew by 10X last fiscal year yoy. Now with the climbing numbers we decided to expand the team and continue our journey with new energy,” said Playtoome founder and CEO Keerthivasan Subramanian.

The startup is looking at hiring across departments including – sales & marketing, finance and accounts, artist coordinator, content planner and content creator, copywriter, web developer, assistant director, graphic designer/video editor/animator/illustrator, brand reputation executive.

The platform is also looking at scouting musicians and exploring content partnerships with upcoming talent under its vertical Playtoome Originals, and is looking forward to featuring 100 songs under Playtoome Original by the year end.

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