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Updated: 11/19/2019

General Electric

Brief General Electric | GE Innovation Centre The first of its kind for GE in North America, the GE Innovation Centre in Calgary leverages the company’s global expertise, industrial breadth, and technology to address challenges across the energy, healthcare, transportation, and finance sectors. To provide workspaces with access to state-of-the-art technology, focused on commercial innovation, [...]
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A Big Four Firm

Brief A Big Four Firm When one of the “Big Four” networks of firms offering audit, tax, and advisory services reinforced its commitment to Chicago with a new headquarters, the global giant sought a design providing social, collaborative and personal space while optimizing real estate to control costs. Designed by Perkins+Will, the result features a [...]
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TD Ameritrade

Brief TD Ameritrade | Corporate Headquarters In opening a new headquarters, TD Ameritrade brought together its corporate, technology and operations teams, who had been dispersed throughout the Omaha metropolitan area. The result, using an open-plan floor plate, accommodates these business units’ continuously changing needs, offers improved workspaces and enhances collaboration. HOK, with Xibitz's support, achieved [...]
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Consumers Energy

Brief Consumers Energy | Connections Learning Lab Consumers Energy (CE) had lofty goals for its new Leadership Center: provide a single hub for leadership training sessions, employee orientation, differentiate it as a company, and position it as an employer of choice in Michigan. Within this new training hub, the utility needed a Learning Lab that [...]
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Eli Lilly and Company

Brief Eli Lilly and Company | Corporate Headquarters Global pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly and Company had finished its 250,000-square-foot Corporate Center, its gateway to an extensive research and administrative campus. But one thing remained: the need for a lobby worthy of Lilly’s legacy and impact on humanity. An aggressive nine-month schedule for the project demanded [...]
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Nutrilite Center for Optimal Health

Brief Nutrilite Center for Optimal Health | Corporate Headquarters Expansion As the world’s best-selling brand of vitamins and dietary supplements, Nutrilite set out to create a space dedicated to training its international salesforce in the mid-2000s. The result was the 2006 opening of the Center for Optimal Health in Buena Park, California, which hosts about [...]
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Astellas Pharma US

Brief Astellas Pharma US | Discovery Walls There’s significant equity in a successful brand. So wherever it is expressed – to customers, employees, shareholders and other constituents – it has to be right. When Astellas Pharma US, Inc., opened its $150 million headquarters for the Americas in the Chicago suburb of Northbrook, company leaders were [...]
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Snap-on Museum

Brief Snap-on Museum | Corporate Headquarters Since 1920, the company that has become Snap-on Incorporated has forged its designs into steel solutions for auto mechanics across America. With a 100th anniversary approaching, corporate leaders of the $3.3 billion S&P 500 company decided it was time to update the Snap-on Museum – to reflect more closely [...]
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