15 Killer Offices by Tech Companies
The Architecture. The construction. The systems. The layout & design inside. A new office encapsulates everything that makes software development happen. Here are 15 killer offices created by companies in the business of software & tech (in no particular order).
15. Twitter San Francisco, California
Somehow they managed to make their office as 'cute' as their website.
Images by Dustin Diaz via Officesnapshots.com
14. Blizzard Entertainment Irvine, California
The most killer office in Cal ? The pics speak for themselves. This where the magic happens: from WarCraft, StarCraft, Diablo and a brand new IP still in secrecy.
13. Campaign Monitor Sutherland, Australia
via Campaign Monitor
12. Groupon Chicago, Illinois
Yada yada yada, Groupon is hugely successful - ok now checkout Micheal's room!
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11. Dropbox San Francisco, California
Dropbox has grown to become one of the top companies to come out of YCombinator. Their brand new office in downtown San Fran is proof.
10. 37Signals Chicago, Illinois
The 37Signals team went with an 'inwardly focused' office layout for their new office; freshly built in summer 2010.
9. Autodesk Waltham, Massachusetts
A company that makes architectural software should have a pretty damn good office.
Taken by Jeff Goldberg at Esto Photography
8. Netflix Los Gatos, California
Unlimited vacation time. All the stock options you want. Movies all day. And yes, a really killer office. Who wouldn't want to work here?
7. Skype London
The Skype London office is a comfortable, classy place. Thing seem pretty laid back... do they even get anything done here!
6. Zappos Henderson, Nevada
This company is awesome. Employees can do whatever the hell they want. They have even wrote a book about it. If you're wondering what all the fuss is about, take a look.
5. Mozilla Mountain View, California
Just because your business is based on open source software doesn't mean you can't have a ballin' office. Especially when you're as successful as the Mozilla team.
4. Etsy Dumbo, Brooklyn
The artsy, crafty company has - not surprisingly - an artsy, crafty office. Even their business metrics are surrounded by vintage themes!
via Ty Cole
3. Teehan+Lax Toronto, Ontario
An interactive design studio based in Canada, the team recently celebrated their 8th year in business. Their new office is below.
2. Adobe Waltham, Massachusetts
California based Adobe recently expanded into Massachusetts with this brand new office.
1. Pixar Emeryville, California
This is a company in the business of film; but first and foremost they are in the business of imagination. Their office has been designed to nourish & develop it.