LOUISVILLE, Colo., Aug. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Office Evolution, a national provider of executive suites, 24/7 co-working space, and associated virtual support services, has granted its 50th franchise license since launching this expansion model in late 2012. The newest franchise agreements were signed with Tina Barcley for five upstate New York units in Rochester, Buffaloand Syracuse and Leonard Chitekwe-Mwale for five units throughout North Chicago and Wisconsin.
“Office Evolution is expanding to meet explosive national demand,” says Mark Hemmeter, Founder and CEO. “We are committed to helping entrepreneurs and small businesses grow with flexible, on-demand office space without adding significant investment or overhead expense.”
Office Evolution’s growth reflects the changing trends of the modern workplace, and the growing need for co-working space with flexible contracts and hours. By the end of 2016, the company plans to augment its 21 open locations with up to 10 more, including four in September alone: Orem UT, Columbus OH,Hackensack NJ and Lakewood CO.
Office Evolution responds to two major growth trends in small business:
- According to a CBRE 2015/2016 Americas Occupier Survey of 226 Americas-based corporate real estate organizations, more than 40% of respondents are using or considering shared workplaces.
- the number of “soloprenuers,” consultants and contractors in the workforce. This demographic, according to an annual workforce report by MBO Partners, is 40 million strong. This number is expected to grow, with the average income of independent workers increasing 30 percent since 2011.
ABOUT OFFICE EVOLUTION
Office Evolution is a Colorado-based national provider of executive suite, virtual office and co-working services with locations open and under development across the country. Since its inception in 2003, Office Evolution is committed to helping entrepreneurs fulfill their dreams of business ownership with service and amenities that provide opportunities to connect with like-minded professionals. Meeting and training rooms, business center services, live phone-answering and call management help business owners grow and succeed. Each Office Evolution franchise is locally owned and operated. For more about Office Evolution information about the franchise opportunity, call 877-475-6300 or visit officeevolutionfranchise.com.