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Shared Workspace Pioneer Holds Fourth Annual Convention for Franchisees

Jeff Hensiek | November 2nd, 2018


Office Evolution Celebrates Continued Growth and 65 Locations Open and Under Development

LOUISVILLE, CO – Shared office space operator and franchisor Office Evolution celebrated another successful year at its annual franchise conference held in Denver, Colorado in October. Over 115 Franchisees, Business Center Managers, industry-specific vendors, and Office Evolution team members gathered to recognize the achievements of the past year and discuss the brand’s strategic plan for 2019.

Office Evolution continued its aggressive expansion efforts in 2018 by opening 23 new locations.  In total, the brand's footprint supports over 2,800 entrepreneurs and includes: 65 business centers open and in development, in 25 states, with over 555,000 SF of commercial real estate.

William Edmundson, Chief Operating Officer and Treasurer for the Global Workspace Association talked about the brand’s strategy, the importance of the Business Center Manager role, and leveraging industry partners. 

“As we continue to grow, innovation has to be at the forefront of everything we do,” Edmundson said. “In the shared office space segment, one size fits all no longer works. We have to continue specializing and scaling our business to retain valuable customers. Our dynamic, customer-centric service offering, our commitment to culture and our strategic approach to development will continue to evolve and make Office Evolution stand out.”

Presentations and roundtable discussions were led by industry leaders: Martin Senn (CEO of Davinci Virtual), Steve Billigmeier (Cushman & Wakefield), Angie O’Grady (StellaPop), Preferred Office Network, Liquid Space, and NotaryCam.

“Our dedicated franchisees and their Business Center Managers have become the face and voice of Office Evolution, making the growth we’ve experienced possible,” said Mark Hemmeter, Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Office Evolution. “Their passion for their customers has created an environment connected by a shared entrepreneurial spirit that people want to be a part of.”

ABOUT OFFICE EVOLUTION

Office Evolution is a Colorado-based national B2B franchise offering co-working spaces, virtual office services, and fully furnished offices and suites. The company built and successfully operated seven business centers across the Colorado Front Range before beginning to franchise in 2012. To date, they have awarded 129 franchise locations throughout the United States. Please visit www.officeevolution.com for more company information. For more information on Office Evolution’s franchising opportunities, visit www.officeevolutionfranchise.com or call 877.475.6300.