Ignite

June July 2019

A fresh resource for people who plan and manage meetings, events, business travel, promotions and incentive programs. Providing you with inspiration, guidance and great ideas.

Issue link: http://read.uberflip.com/i/1121269

Contents of this Issue

Navigation

Page 29 of 67

30 | Ignitemag.ca | June | July 2019 Whether you need office and meeting space for an hour, a week or a year, these services might just have the solution. by Doug Wallace WEWORK Overview: The focus of WeWork is co-working spaces, so it's a favourite with entrepreneurs and freelancers with a laid- back or creative mien. Memberships can include a temporary shared desk, a desk of your own or an actual office all to yourself. Style: Lounge-like, contemporary and comfortable. Scope: 15 sites in Canada—five in Vancouver, one in Burnaby, seven in Toronto and two in Montreal. Value: Prices differ depending on the loca- tion. Cost-effective with a variety of useful amenities such as IT support, printers, office supplies and storage. wework.com/l/Canada LIQUIDSPACE Overview: This office space network links renters with landlords, effectively bringing everybody together in real time—professionals, start-ups, brokers, building owners, hotels, private business owners, business centres, etc. Clients take their pick from a full list of services, from conference rooms to virtual offices. Style: Lots of variety due to the huge network, from swing space to long-term. Scope: 1,450 cities in the network, including 13 in B.C., two in Alberta, 48 in Ontario, 11 in Quebec and four in New Brunswick. Value: No lease, no hassle and you pay by the month. liquidspace.com/ca SHORT-TERM SPACES REGUS Overview: One of the first out of the box in 1989, this Luxembourg-based co-working company is big with entrepreneurs and start-ups, renting a variety of space worldwide. The company also lets local renters operate franchises using the Regus name. Style: These people are the big guns. There is truly a ton of variety here—all shapes and sizes, all modern, professional, efficient and bright. Scope: 38 cities across Canada, from Victoria to Halifax, with 3,000 total locations in 120 countries. Value: Super flexible with space and pricing, renting by the hour, day, week, month, with prices to match. regus.ca

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of Ignite - June July 2019