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  • Powering Workplace Planning

    Powering Workplace Planning It’s no secret--technology has revolutionized the workplace. Today’s offices collect impossibly large amounts of data...but what are they doing with that data? The world’s most cutting-edge enterprises are unlocking the potential in this data to help them make smarter decisions around space planning and utilization, as well as employee engagement efforts. Collecting [...] Continue Reading
  • Thoughts for Entrepreneurs in the Sixers Innovation Lab Crafted by Kimball

    I’ve had the opportunity and honor to participate in several ribbon-cutting, groundbreaking and dedication ceremonies over the course of my career. Each is special in its own way and has left me with a memory I carry with me today. Tuesday’s ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Sixers Innovation Lab Crafted by Kimball is definitively one of [...] Continue Reading
  • These 4 Startups Landed a Spot in the New Sixers Innovation Lab

    On Tuesday, the Sixers Innovation Lab officially opened its doors, solidifying the franchise’s new mission to back go-getting entrepreneurs. The 8,000-square foot lab space located at the Camden-based Philadelphia 76ers Training Complex, will be home to four up-and-coming startups, three of which were revealed for the first time on Tuesday. The four companies will receive [...] Continue Reading
  • Kimball and Sixers report collaboration success

    Since the official announcement of the Sixers Innovation Lab Crafted by Kimball in April, we have received an overwhelming response from start-ups interested in participating in this personalized program and securing a spot to work in the Innovation Lab. Currently over 60 applications have been received to date and the lab isn’t officially scheduled to [...] Continue Reading
  • Interior Design Magazine Features O+A and Kimball Office again.

    Third time’s a charm for Studio O+A founders and principals Primo Orpilla and Verda Alexander, who once again revamped the Chicago location of Kimball Office. Last year, the Interior Design Hall of Fame members won our Best of Year Award for showroom for the two-level space. This year, the firm built a series of color-coded […]

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  • The 2015 IIDA Annual Report

    Looking Back, Charging Forward: IIDA Members know and respect the profession—we deeply understand the intrinsic value of what we do, but we need a common language, shared vision and values, and opportunities to advance the profession. The 2015 Annual Report serves as a retrospective, but it also illustrates how IIDA continues to be nimble, fiscally [...] Continue Reading
  • Sixers Innovation Lab Crafted by Kimball named a top Business Accelerator

    The Sixers Innovation lab crafted by Kimball was recently listed as a Top 20 Business Accelerator to Consider for Your Startup. The Philadelphia 76ers and Kimball Office partnered to create the Innovation Lab to cultivate and support the startup community in Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia. Startups accepted into the program will receive training and [...] Continue Reading
  • Optix Pro – Video

    Smart office spaces. Your workplace is dynamic and increasingly complex. ShareDesk OptixPro is a cloud-based app that makes managing shared spaces smart and intuitive. Coming soon. Watch on Youtube > Transform your venue into a smart office environment. All the tools you need to run a modern and connected workplace, in one simplified dashboard. Sign [...] Continue Reading
  • Kimball Office unveils smart ecosystem collections and initiatives in Chicago

    repost from FMLink by Brianna Crandall — July 4, 2016 Contract office furniture manufacturer Kimball Office unveiled a series of smart ecosystem collections and transformational concepts for the future workplace in Chicago at the company’s flagship showroom June 13-15. The exhibits demonstrated Kimball’s theme for this year, “You Are Here,” emphasizing tomorrow’s workplace, which Kimball [...] Continue Reading
  • Future of Work with Mike Wagner

    Interiors that serve the people Repost from ShareDesk Mike Wagner, President of Kimball Office, leading manufacturer of design driven, technology savvy office furniture Share Desk spoke with Mike Wagner, one of the thought leaders behind the recent partnership between Kimball Office and ShareDesk. This conversation highlighted some of Mike’s views of the major shifts in [...] Continue Reading
  • JLL’s 6 Workplace Trends

    JLL's Article "The real workplace trends to steal from tech" explores how our workplace is changing. Since the physical office is no longer mandatory, employers are making it more appealing to be there, and easier than ever to collaborate. But some emerging workplace trends are a bit eccentric unless you work in tech. How do [...] Continue Reading
  • Kimball Office Makes a Strategic Investment in a Smart Technology Company

    Kimball Office announced today its strategic investment in ShareDesk, a global leader in agile workplace technology and on-demand workspaces. “Our exclusive furniture partnership with ShareDesk is a critical element of our smart workplace strategy,” states Wendy Murray, Director of Marketing for Kimball Office. She added, “Our collaboration with ShareDesk ensures that Kimball Office will be [...] Continue Reading