EXCLUSIVE: WME plans to have everybody again within the Beverly Hills headquarters on Sept. 7. The company has knowledgeable workers that after Labor Day, they’d be required to be within the workplace 5 days per week, I’ve discovered. Everybody additionally should be vaccinated in addition to put on a masks in compliance with the Los Angeles County’s indoor masks mandate.
Resulting in the return-to-office, WME staff could have the week of Aug. 30 as paid day without work, sources stated.
WME was among the many high Hollywood expertise companies that reopened their places of work after July 4 solely to shut them per week or so later when the surge of the Delta variant led to the LA County well being officers reinstating an indoor masks mandate.
In the course of the transient July reopening, folks labored out of WME’s Beverly Hills workplace 4 days per week (Monday-Friday), with Friday devoted to deep cleansing. In September, the workplace shall be open 5 days per week with the cleansing accomplished over the weekend, I hear.
Put up-Labor Day had been a goal workplace reopening date for quite a lot of Hollywood corporations. In mild of the present Delta surge, quite a lot of them have since pushed the return-to-office timeline wherever from October 2021 to January 2022.