New deal launches coworking provider into Atlanta suburbs, Manheim also extends lease in new 12-year agreement
CBRE Global Investors announced today it signed a full-floor lease at 7000 Central Park with the premium coworking provider, Industrious. The 12-year, 28,000-square-foot deal marks Industrious’ fifth location in Atlanta and first foray into the market’s suburbs. Located on the 11th floor, Industrious will accommodate approximately 200members, ranging from SMBs to the Fortune 500.
7000 Central Park is in the final stages of a significant renovation that will deliver enhanced amenities, shared coworking space and community events that blur the line between work and play. The newly energized 18-story Class A office tower in Central Perimeter is part of CBRE Global Investors’ “5-Star Worldwide” program, a national network of top-tier office buildings that attract and retain top talent through a comprehensive range of professional services, hospitality and events. Industrious will move in to its new space in early 2018.
“This being our fifth location in the Atlanta market, 7000 Central Park’sunique combination of urban amenities in a suburban environmentmade it a logical choice for Industrious’ jump to the suburbs,” said Justin Stewart, president and co-founder of Industrious. “Industrious blends five-star service and stunning design to provide an unparalleled workplace experience for established professionals. The amenities and services provided by 5-Star Worldwide, combined with all of the recent improvements and upgrades to the building, pair nicely with our mission of deliver a welcoming, high-quality workplace.”
Industrious entered the Atlanta market in 2015. The company’s West Midtown location is set to open in the next week; A Buckhead space is scheduled to open in early December, as well. The Industrious footprint currently reaches almost 20 locations nationwide, with another five locations schedule to open by year-end.
“The new and improved amenities at 7000 Central Park are attractive to any company looking to attract top talent in metro Atlanta, and the symmetries between our culture and what Industrious needed makes them a natural fit for the building,” said Jeff Keppen, senior vice president at CBRE. “We’re pleased to become one of Industrious’ first suburban office sites in the U.S., and look forward to partnering with them on creating spaces and experiences that resonate with tenants and generate results.”
CBRE Global Investors also unveiled a new expanded lease at 7000 Central Park for Manheim, Inc. totaling two full floors at approximately 55,867 square feet. The expansion will make the auto auction wholesale company the building’s largest tenant. Manheim’s parent company Cox Enterprises also leases space in the building.
Improvements to the 423,775-square-foot tower include renovations to the front lobby, a full-service, high-tech fitness center, a collaborative coworking space and conference center, expanded café area, meeting space, and a new outdoor “living room” that will provide gathering space for lunches with coworkers as well as special events. 7000 Central Park also recently forged a new partnership with Zagster Bike Share, allowing tenants to pick up a bicycle at a newly installed rack on the property and ride for up to three hours at no charge. Renovations are expected to be completed by November 2017.
CBRE Global Investors’ 5-Star shuttle service offers a two-minute drive to the Sandy Springs MARTA station, as well as several mixed-use communities within close proximity. Office workers can also ride the shuttle during the day to nearby Perimeter Place, which offers dozens of dining options for lunch and happy hour.
About 7000 Central Park
Located in the bustling Central Perimeter office submarket, 7000 Central Park is an 18-story office tower featuring a dynamic blend of interactive and engaging workspace that embraces collaboration and the new way of working. The building offers world-class amenities, nationwide working access, and full-time personalized tenant services through CBRE Global Investors’ exclusive 5-Star Worldwide program. For more information, visit http://7000centralpark.com/property/index.html
Industrious is a New York-based premier workplace platform. Founded in 2013 by Jamie Hodari and Justin Stewart, the company provides members with stunning offices, inviting hospitality and inspiring communities. By transforming real estate into a personal, elegant and high-quality experience, Industrious built the concept of coworking into a scalable platform for businesses of all sizes. Industrious currently has 20 locations across the nation. For more information, please visit www.industriousoffice.com.