Article originally published by AZ Big Media
Each year, AZRE Magazine shines a spotlight on office environments that are as attractive as they are functional. From expansive multi-floor new builds that will accommodate thousands of employees to reimagined postmodern contemporary masterworks, the 15 coolest offices of 2021, showcased below, are achievements in design, technology and sustainability.
The 15 coolest offices in Metro Phoenix
Owner: Nationwide Realty Investors
General contractor: Layton Construction
Architect/designer: Columbus Architectural Studio
Location: Loop 101 and Hayden Road
Size: 460,000 SF
Brokerage: Lee & Associates
Start/completion: July 2019/May 2021
Why it’s awesome: This multitenant office building is anchored by Nationwide Insurance. Spacious indoor areas feature an airy palette of white, grays, blues and orange, accented by warm woods and gleaming stainless steel. Amenities include a cafe and dining hall, gym, medical office, lactation stations and event spaces. Employees can also take a refreshing respite on two large outdoor patios, complete with seating and lush landscaping.