09 Apr 2012
Regus Expands Presence in Downtown Philadelphia As Work Patterns Change
Businesses looking for better, more efficient ways to work fuels Regus’ U.S. growth
Philadelphia, Penn., – (April 9, 2012) – In a move to meet increasing demand for a flexible working, Regus, the world’s largest provider of flexible workplaces, has extended its investment in the Philadelphia market with a new full service business center at Two Logan Square in city’s central business district.
"It is a testament to the economic vitality of Philadelphia that Regus has chosen to extend its investment in our city," said Mayor Michael A. Nutter. "We welcome this new business center which will not only strengthen Philadelphia's reputation in the corporate world, but also allow for the continued growth of flexibility in the workplace for companies across the globe."
Once known for its manufacturing business, Philadelphia has become a major corporate center for the U.S. Home to many global market leaders, nine Fortune 1000 companies are headquartered in the city. Businesses from the biomedical field, IT industry, insurance and aviation sectors are locating and/or expanding in the area, bringing with them numerous business opportunities for businesses of all sizes.
Regus’ new location features fully equipped offices, virtual offices, meeting rooms, videoconferencing and an administrative staff to ease the workload and let businesses focus on the task at hand. Regus’ global footprint and scalability allows companies to enter new markets and expand without being locked into long-term, expensive fixed leases.
“Our decision to open a fourth location was driven by the need to meet the expanding needs of our clients as flexible working becomes part of their overall business strategy,” said Donna Scott, Regional Vice President. Businesses are drawn to our model because they can drive down their over head expenses, minimize their risks and improve their efficiency.
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Regus is the world’s largest provider of flexible workplaces, with products and services ranging from fully equipped offices to professional meeting rooms, business lounges and the world’s largest network of video communication studios. Regus enables people to work their way, whether it’s from home, on the road or from an office. Customers such as Google, GlaxoSmithKline, and Nokia join hundreds of thousands of growing small and medium businesses that benefit from outsourcing their office and workplace needs to Regus, allowing them to focus on their core activities.
Over a million customers a day benefit from Regus facilities spread across a global footprint of 1,300 locations in 550 cities and 99 countries, which allow individuals and companies to work wherever, however and whenever they want to. Regus was founded in Brussels, Belgium in 1989, is headquartered in Luxembourg and listed on the London Stock Exchange. For more information please visit: www.regus.com