Fast-growing European-based coworking company opens upscale, flagship U.S. location on K Street
Washington, D.C. (August 20, 2018) — Mindspace, the European-based provider of premium coworking spaces, opened its first United States space in the center of the bustling K Street in Washington D.C. The space spans 31,000-square-feet at Hines’ One Franklin Square building – home to the Washington Post – and accommodates over 500 members. Mindspace creates a coworking experience built for the discerning business professional and organizations seeking workspace designed to inspire productivity and growth. Teams of all sizes benefit from a high-end experience that features fully-equipped meeting rooms, private offices, a rich event schedule, and collaborative open spaces and lounges.
Mindspace Washington, D.C. features detailed service and design, for leading startups and enterprises. The coworking space is staffed by an unconventionally robust community management team, providing a bespoke and boutique work experience uniquely tailored to each member. The K Street location is Mindspace’s first in the U.S., as it launches its expansion strategy throughout the country.
“We are excited to officially open the doors to Mindspace’s first U.S. location and to offer our luxe workspace experience to one of the most innovative and vibrant business communities in the nation,” said Dan Zakai, CEO of Mindspace. “We look forward to welcoming a fresh and diverse wave of influential professionals and companies.”
A Center of Influence in the Heart of Washington
Mindspace K Street empowers teams – from expanding startups to big name corporates, to thrive within a new, dynamic center of influence – which features a curated community of members. Fully-serviced workspaces and locally-tailored events, talks and workshops fuel connectivity among members. 93% of Mindspace members globally report that the networking alone helps their businesses grow.
Mindspace’s international design team has partnered with local artists from the D.C. area to custom design and furnish its K Street location. This includes acclaimed German-born designer and art director Alex Proba, who is widely recognized for her abstract, eye-popping aesthetic through her work for high-profile clients like Maison-Gerard, Google, and Kickstarter. Alex has curated an exclusive frieze that will run throughout Mindspace Washington D.C.
The lively space features robust amenities, including a gourmet coffee and beverage bar; event and conferencing facilities; custom furnished common areas and break out spaces; and 24/7 access. A Mindspace membership – available on a monthly basis – also provides global access to Mindspace’s renowned locations worldwide at no extra charge – among them San Francisco (opening this August), London, Amsterdam, Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, Frankfurt, Warsaw, Tel Aviv, and many more.
Mindspace has earned a reputation for its first-rate management, a direct result of its investment in highly trained community managers. At each space, Mindspace offers the highest manager-to-member ratio in the industry, on average, which is double the industry standard. Home to many of the world’s leading enterprise users; Mindspace’s European community includes the likes of Spotify, Microsoft, Expedia, Yahoo!, Barclays Bank, Schwan Stabilo, Ubilabs, Agoda, booking.com, and many others.
“We have vast enterprise experience, with infrastructure that attracts top companies, many of which are looking for inspiring satellite spaces to locate their most innovative teams. Companies have empirically found that our high on-site local staff count allows for personalized service that attracts and retains their talent,” said Zakai.
With 28 locations worldwide, Mindspace is one of the world’s fastest-growing coworking providers. Mindspace is launching its next U.S. space in San Francisco this August and is planning further nationwide expansion throughout 2018 and 2019.
Mindspace is the rapidly-growing global provider of stylish and inspiring coworking space for teams of all sizes. The company operates spaces in prime locations across major world cities in U.S., U.K., Germany, Netherlands, Poland, and Israel.
With acute attention to detail and unwavering quality standards, Mindspace offers beautiful private offices, creative lounges, fully-equipped meeting rooms, and open plan kitchens. The diverse community of over 12,000 members from startups, SMBs, and global enterprises is collaborative and supportive. Organic connections are made in shared areas as well as through weekly networking events, professional meetups, and happy hours.
Mindspace’s flexible all-inclusive membership options let members focus on growing their businesses while enjoying valuable benefits and discounts from global and local service providers such as Alibaba Cloud, Amazon Launchpad, and Jimdo, nearby restaurants, car rentals, hotels, gyms, and spas. Among Mindspace’s customers are world-leading brands, such as Microsoft, Yahoo!, Spotify, Barclays Bank, Expedia, Schwan-Stabilo, M&C Saatchi, Hertha BSC, Legia Warsaw, Techstars Accelerator and Startupbootcamp.