The Future of Office
The Future of Office
Exploring trends in workspace planning, leasing and overall flexibility
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 9:00 am Via Zoom
-Retooling existing workspace
-Commercial lease and sublet strategies
-Flexible workspace/on-demand trends
-The impact of WFH
Moderator: Kristina Cecca – Owner & Principal Consultant: KC Consulting LLC
Kristina is a dynamic leader in operations with a passion for connecting people and developing meaningful business relationships. A graduate of Northeastern University, Kristina has been immersed in the Greater Boston business community for over 15 years. She has a decade of experience overseeing operations across multiple locations and understands how to assess and overcome challenges of any size. KC Consulting LLC was founded with the vision to help companies recognize the value of their time and streamline their operations. Partnering with Kristina allows her clients to focus on delighting their customers and achieving their fiscal goals.
Panelist: Kristen Blumetti, Vice President: CBRE
Kristen started her career 12 years ago, as a member of the Boston Consulting Group, advising tenants and landlords on commercial office transactions.
CBRE, Inc. CBRE is the highest ranked commercial real estate services company included in the prestigious Fortune 500. We are the largest global commercial real estate services and investment firm (in terms of 2019 revenue) with more than 100,000 employees in approximately 530 offices worldwide. Browse our global office locations on our website here.
CBRE Boston Consulting The CBRE Boston Consulting model offers a unique platform of in-house expertise including services such as transaction advisory management; financial analytics; location, labor and demographic analytics; incentive evaluation and negotiation and workplace strategy solutions. Our team’s key differentiator is that we provide this subject-matter expertise to our clients, at no cost, as an embedded part of our Consulting team structure — not as a separate ‘bolt-on’ service. Our clients benefit from having a fully integrated Consulting Team which links all aspects of their decision making strategy (Finance, HR, Operations, etc.). We work with companies at all stages – from early stage to high-growth. Our clients include companies such as Wayfair, Sonos, Toast, Vertex, DataDog, iRobot, and CarGurus, among others.
Panelist: Lyndsey Almon, Owner: Sigil Interiors
Lyndsey is a driven designer and workplace advisor with over 15 years’ experience in the commercial design industry in and around Boston, MA. As a passionate FITWEL ambassador, she is well versed in safe measures all public spaces can employ to create accessible and healthy environments. Her expertise in interpreting culture into the built environment and generating efficiency are aided by specifying furniture to create functional space that fosters innovative knowledge work.
Panelist: Ricki Dorman, LiquidSpace: Director of Strategic Partnerships
Ricki leads the sales, growth, and partnership teams in building the largest marketplace for flexible office space. She joined the LiquidSpace team in 2014, since then has pioneered multiple roles responsible for supply growth, operational efficiency, and partnerships.