NRG Energy is headquartered in the Houston Pavilions mixed-use complex in downtown Houston. Kirksey designed the 11 floors of this 262,000-sf project to ease the organizational transition of two merging companies, increase collaboration among co-workers, and successfully leverage the unique retail location for their PR efforts.
Over the past ten years, a new way of working has emerged along with people who live it every day. We call them the free radicals and, to us, they represent the future of work: they operate 24/7 through nimble, networked collaboration; they are averse to rigid hierarchies and set processes; they value career fluidity, not job security.
WWF asked Envision Design to gather a team of consultants for a sustainability charette focused on improving the overall sustainability and operational footprint of the building. The project was called \”â€œBeyond Platinum– because WWF was seeking innovative thinking on a long-term sustainability strategy, not simply meeting the requirements of the LEED rating system.
When it comes to the coworking movement, Loosecubes is leading the charge. Their very own “Captain Awesome,” Anthony Marinos, tells us how they came to find coworking spaces likeÃƒâ€š ApplicakeÃƒâ€š in Krakow, Poland, to home offices likeÃƒâ€š Zen Home WorkspaceÃƒâ€š in SF.
There’s something for everyone on Loosecubes.