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KnowBe4's 2021 Holiday Celebrations Around The World

By: KnowBe4 HR

Published: 29 Dec 2021
Last Updated: 28 Mar 2022

Throughout the month of December, Knowsters have been getting in the holiday spirit through virtual competitions, team parties, and more! From our Clearwater, Florida headquarters, to our offices around the world, let’s check out all of the fun ways KnowBe4 celebrated the holidays!

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Virtual Global Fun For Everyone

Our amazing Fun & Shenanigans teams held virtual competitions including a baking contest, a beard/hair contest, a gingerbread house contest, an ugly sweater contest, and a gift-wrapping contest for all Knowsters!

Ugly Sweater Contest

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Ugly Sweater Contest Adie Roxas Lynnette Grimm 1 Cardamom Brown Butter Cake with Eggnog Frosting Jessica Fewox Berry Merry Christmas

Celebrations In The United States

Our Knowsters were incredibly generous this holiday season and gave back to our local communities in a big way! KnowBe4 partnered with EPIC, Empath Partners in Care, a nonprofit integrated network of care supporting those challenged by chronic and advanced illness in the Tampa Bay region. Knowsters in the U.S. sponsored 96 children to help bring them holiday cheer! The Fun & Shenanigans team dropped off the donations and met with Joy, EPIC Executive Director. Ally, Curator of Antics and Hijinks on our Fun & Shenanigans team, says, "This was our second year partnering with EPIC to help spread holiday cheer to local children. I am always in such awe at our Knowster's giving hearts and their willingness to participate. EPIC is a great resource in our community and we are so happy to be able to work alongside them all year round!"

EPIC Donation

The Knowster Parents Employee Resource Group donated tons of toys to a local organization, We Rock The Spectrum, a sensory gym that provides an inclusive, safe, nurturing, and fun environment for kids. The group also presented the owner with a $1,600 check for the facility! Our Knowsters were so proud to donate to this amazing facility and know how much of an impact this organization makes to families in our local community. In addition to the donations to We Rock The Spectrum, the Knowster Parents Employee Resource Group also donated over 200 pounds of clothing to a local nonprofit organization, Clothes To Kids. Amazing job Knowsters! 

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Knowster Parents Donation
   

Celebrations In Brazil

Our Knowsters in the São Paulo office enjoyed their end-of-the-year holiday party outdoors! The team enjoyed food, drinks, and music while catching up together.

Brazil Holiday Party

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Celebrations In The UK

Our UK Knowsters had their annual holiday party earlier this month! The team chartered a boat in York for the evening and had food, a DJ, and a disco onboard. Some team members also participated in the ugly sweater contest to get into the holiday spirit!

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UK Celebrations UK Celebrations UK Celebrations UK Celebrations

Celebrations In The Netherlands

Knowsters in the Utrecht participated in the ugly sweater contest and also enjoyed a virtual holiday party with Disco Bingo! Employees received a gift package full of goodies including chocolate, snacks, sustainable handwash, and shower gel. With each gift package purchase, a donation was made to Pink Ribbon, a nonprofit organization that supports breast cancer patients.

Netherlands Celebrations

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Netherlands Celebrations

Celebrations In Germany

Knowsters in our Berlin office celebrated together during their annual holiday party! The team went bowling and enjoyed dinner together. They also received a locally produced package which included popcorn, chocolate, an anti-stress gadget, a soy-based candle, and a book. 
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Germany Dinner
 

Celebrations In United Arab Emirates

Our Dubai Knowsters celebrated the holiday with a beautiful dinner together!

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Celebrations In South Africa

Our Cape Town Knowsters celebrated together at their annual end-of-the-year party! Knowsters enjoyed drinks, music, and food outdoors. All Knowsters were also given holiday packages with special treats.

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South Africa Celebrations South Africa Celebrations South Africa Celebrations

Celebrations In Australia

Earlier in the month, Melbourne Knowsters went on a cruise together to celebrate the end of the year!

Australia Celebrations

Australia Celebrations

Celebrations In Singapore

Our Singapore Knowsters had a virtual holiday lunch together, where team members sang and performed! As a holiday gift, each employee received OSIM Eye Massagers. 

Singapore Celebrations

Singapore Celebrations

 

Singapore Celebrations

Celebrations In Japan

Our Tokyo Knowsters celebrated with a virtual dinner together and toasted to the new year!

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Happy holidays from all of us at KnowBe4! We are grateful for all of our Knowsters around the world! Each celebration is a unique blend of KnowBe4's company culture and each country's culture. Are you ready to join the fun? Apply for one of our open roles today!

 

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