Date of Notice: 1/26/2017
Event Number: 2016-0141
Rapid Response Specialist: Stuart Goldberg
Reason Stated for Filing: Plant Layoff
30 Cooper Square
New York, NY 10003
County: New York | WIB Name: NEW YORK CITY | Region: New York City
Contact: Christy Leleck, Director of HR
Phone: (347) 916-3329
Business Type: Online auction house selling fine art, design, collectibles, and jewelry.
Number Affected: 10
Total Employees: 24 (total employees at all three locations)
Layoff Date: First separation of employees began on January 19, 2017. Additional separation of employees will occur on or about i) between January 20th and February 3rd, 2017, ii) between February 13th and February 24th, 2017; and iii) between March 10th and March 24th, 2017.
Closing Date: -----
Reason for Dislocation: The Parent company, Auctionata, AG, filed for Bankruptcy.
Union: The affected workers are not represented by a Union.
Classification: Plant Layoff
Other Paddle8, Inc. locations:
2016-0142: 610 West 26th Street, New York, NY 10001 (9 affected workers)
2016-0143: 595 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022 (5 affected workers)