Indeed announced plans to invest $26.5 million toward the expansion of its Stamford, Connecticut offices, where its workforce already exceeds 700 employees. The project will see the creation of as many as 500 new jobs in the coming years, bringing the company’s Connecticut job presence to over 1,200 employees.
“This is a significant win for Connecticut’s economy and a testament to the quality of our workforce,” said Governor Dannel P. Malloy. “Indeed is an innovative, high-tech company that has been steadily growing services and adding hundreds of new, good-paying jobs, going from a handful of employees over a decade ago to 700 working in Stamford today. The company is now poised to significantly expand again, and we welcome the company’s capital investment in our state and the growth of hundreds of high-quality jobs that will follow.”
Indeed connects job seekers to millions of employment listings in over 60 countries and 28 languages. The website is used by more than 200 million people per. The website’s “pay per performance” model has encouraged millions of employers to use Indeed to help with their hiring needs.
“From our start in small offices in Stamford and Austin to our current position as the global leader in job search with over 5,000 employees worldwide, we have always had the mission of helping people get jobs,” said Dave O’Neill, Indeed’s Chief Financial Officer.