May 25, 2018
Color and Seoul: Welcome to Agoda’s new Korea office
We’re in Seoul city center, so it’s easy to get around anywhere. Myungdong, Jongno, and City Hall are all in a walking distance, while places like Hongik University, Itaewon, and Namsan are less than 30 minutes away by public transportation.
April 13, 2018
Happy Songkran, the Thai New Year
At Agoda, we have our biggest team of 2,000+ employees in Thailand working at offices in Bangkok, Phuket and Chiang Mai. Around this time each year, Agodans will begin to wear bright floral clothes and arm themselves with toy water guns to celebrate one of Thailand’s most important holidays together: Songkran, the Thai New Year.
March 20, 2018
How hard work is celebrated at Agoda
Life at Agoda isn’t all just hard work. Our annual company parties held in locations around the world are a time for Agodans to let their hair down, celebrate our successes, stay united as a team, and refresh ourselves for the new year.
My Agoda Story
March 8, 2018
Why I left investment banking to join a tech company
Joy Xiayun Sun is a Development Manager who leads one of the data engineering teams at Agoda. “The problems we solve here are interesting,” says Joy, “Because they’re not just about technology or business – we take into account the entire market dynamics.”
My Agoda Story
February 27, 2018
Why I believe in the power of developer communities
Leonid Olevsky is a Development Manager in Agoda’s mobile team. He still remembers how different he felt when he first joined the team two years ago. “It was fun,” explains Leonid. “I used to be the one who only works at work, but here is totally different.
February 16, 2018
Lunar New Year at Agoda
For a global team like ours, celebrating different cultural holidays in the office is nothing new. With almost 80 nationalities in the team across Agoda’s global offices, we share the joy of experiencing different cultures and traditions – be it Songkran or Thanksgiving.