The Office Group celebrates opening of 20th building with the launch of TOG Futures

17/06/2015

The Office Group - 201 Borough High Street

The Office Group (TOG), a leading provider of design-led, flexible workspace, today celebrates the opening of its 20th building, and the first south of the river with the launch of a new initiative to provide free workspace for local entrepreneurs to deliver their view of the future of workspace.

201 Borough High Street – the latest addition to the TOG portfolio, offers design-led, flexible workspace, meeting rooms and co-working spaces for start-ups, small businesses and larger companies.  In addition, it has been specifically designed to facilitate collaborative working, embrace new technology and meet the flexible behavioural needs of TOG’s increasing members.

“We are really proud of 201 Borough High Street,” said Olly Olsen, Co-CEO of The Office Group. “It is a beautifully designed, flexible workspace in the heart of Southwark offering members a vibrant working atmosphere. In fact just being there I’ve never seen so many people come into work so happy. It is this passion and environment that we want celebrate by launching TOG Futures, providing the platform for the next generation of successful local entrepreneurs.”

TOG Futures offers a select handful of local up-and-coming entrepreneurs and creatives the chance to work on a project that helps shape the future of workspaces. In return, successful applicants will receive:

 -    Free access to the ClubRoom at 201 Borough High Street

-     Mentoring by business leaders

-     Membership of The Office Group, with regular events, discounts and other benefits

Olsen added: “We still remember how hard it was to get off the ground as a fledgling business, so we’re delighted to be able to help local entrepreneurs and creatives by providing them with a space to create and grow amongst like-minded people. I am really excited about what TOG Futures will create and I hope it has an impact on the way we all work in the future.”

Anyone interested in applying for TOG Futures should visit: http://www.theofficegroup.co.uk/community/tog-futures/ Applications close 26 June 2015.

201 Borough High Street is bike-friendly with secure storage, showers and a drying room. A fitness studio will be complete and ready for use in July and an elegant roof garden follows soon after in October. Borough Station (Northern line) is just over the road and London Bridge station (Northern/Jubilee lines and national rail) is a five-minute walk away. Food enthusiasts can be at Borough Market before they’ve even worked up an appetite.

Those interested in office space at 201 Borough High Street or membership of The Office Group please go to www.theofficegroup.co.uk or call 02034 116474.

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