Converge Coworking

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  • Converge Coworking

    1. 1. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    2. 2. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    3. 3. to work, one with another What is collaboration? How does it work? collaboration works when the environment is effective NJ’s first Coworking Space
    4. 4. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    5. 5. To create a Coworking environment that is focused What is our on openness, mission? collaboration, community, sustainability, and accessibility. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    6. 6. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    7. 7. Coworking is a cafe-like community and collaborative space for designers, developers, writers, artists, NJ’s First entrepreneurs, scientists, educators, small business Coworking Space owners, telecommuters, marketers, videographers, game developers, non-profits, students, and more. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    8. 8. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    9. 9. Kean University has a successful and thriving School of Design. Partnership with Provide a naturally open Kean University environment where students and professionals can teach, learn, and collaborate. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    10. 10. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    11. 11. » New ideas come from breaking out of your comfort zone » Networking, collaborating, and making friends Benefits to » Work on your own projects or professionals bring clients in to work on theirs » Coworking is great for your budget » Free Coffee NJ’s first Coworking Space
    12. 12. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    13. 13. » Access to professionals for mentoring needs Benefits to students » Access to real-world projects and experience » Exposure to networking and educational events NJ’s first Coworking Space
    14. 14. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    15. 15. » Meetings with clients, boards, teams, etc. » Gallery Space » Events Space Great space for » Book readings events and meetings » Meetups » Studio space for podcast, online video and audio production » World domination planning NJ’s first Coworking Space
    16. 16. Converge Floor Plan B E F Converge consists of 7 rooms, totaling approximately 4,500ft2. A. Main Entrance / Lobby B. Convergence Café C. Gathering Room A D. Coworking Atrium E. Studio I F. Studio II C D G G. Conference Room NJ’s first Coworking Space
    17. 17. Converge Entranceway A. Members Wall B. Sponsors Wall C. Art Gallery Wall space D. Waiting area NJ’s first Coworking Space
    18. 18. Converge Entranceway A. Members Wall B. Sponsors Wall C. Art Gallery Wall space D. Waiting area NJ’s first Coworking Space
    19. 19. Convergence Café A. Café-like environment for meals, meetings, gatherings, games, etc. B. Gathering bar for meals, drinks, impromptu gatherings, etc. C. Lockable storage for members and drop-ins D. Game tables to unwind after a long day of Coworking E. Free coffee, tea, and snacks NJ’s first Coworking Space
    20. 20. Convergence Café A. Café-like environment for meals, meetings, gatherings, games, etc. B. Gathering bar for meals, drinks, impromptu gatherings, etc. C. Lockable storage for members and drop-ins D. Game tables to unwind after a long day of Coworking E. Free coffee, tea, and snacks NJ’s first Coworking Space
    21. 21. Convergence Café A. Café-like environment for meals, meetings, gatherings, games, etc. B. Gathering bar for meals, drinks, impromptu gatherings, etc. C. Lockable storage for members and drop-ins D. Game tables to unwind after a long day of Coworking E. Free coffee, tea, and snacks NJ’s first Coworking Space
    22. 22. Gathering Room A. Multi-purpose Room B. Flexible layout for various uses C. Split with movable White- board D. Meetings, classes, seminars E. Full conference room capabilities: On-Screen Projector, Plasma Screen, Conference Calling NJ’s first Coworking Space
    23. 23. Gathering Room A. Multi-purpose Room B. Flexible layout for various uses C. Split with movable White- board D. Meetings, classes, seminars E. Full conference room capabilities: On-Screen Projector, Plasma Screen, Conference Calling NJ’s first Coworking Space
    24. 24. Gathering Room A. Multi-purpose Room B. Flexible layout for various uses C. Split with movable White- board D. Meetings, classes, seminars E. Full conference room capabilities: On-Screen Projector, Plasma Screen, Conference Calling NJ’s first Coworking Space
    25. 25. Coworking Atrium A. Room for about 25 Coworkers B. Free and open Wifi C. Wired Internet Access for resident members D. Networked printer / scanner / fax E. Designated workspace for resident members and drop- ins NJ’s first Coworking Space
    26. 26. Coworking Atrium A. Room for about 25 Coworkers B. Free and open Wifi C. Wired Internet Access for resident members D. Networked printer / scanner / fax E. Designated workspace for resident members and drop- ins NJ’s first Coworking Space
    27. 27. Coworking Atrium A. Room for about 25 Coworkers B. Free and open Wifi C. Wired Internet Access for resident members D. Networked printer / scanner / fax E. Designated workspace for resident members and drop- ins NJ’s first Coworking Space
    28. 28. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    29. 29. » Hi-Speed Internet Access » Free use of Network Printer / Scanner / Fax » Conference Room Access Membershi » Special Access to p Member-Only Events Benefits » Coffee / Tea / Beverages / Snacks » Access to Converge’s Sponsorship Specials » The greatest working NJ’s first Coworking Space environment in NJ!
    30. 30. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    31. 31. » Resident Membership » Non-Resident Membership Not tenants, » Lite Membership Community Members » Affiliate Membership “When you run a coworking space as a membership organization instead of a service » Drop-Ins (Daily Coworking) provider, a lot of typical office problems just fall away.” » Studio Space — Alex Hillman » Event Space NJ’s first Coworking Space
    32. 32. NJ’s first Coworking Space
    33. 33. » 10% off all resident membership plans Partnership » Resident, Non-resident, Lite Benefits for ADCNJ » Free use of conference room for board and planning meetings » Discount on event space NJ’s first Coworking Space
    34. 34. Sponsorship: Connect: Sponsorship at Converge is Phone: 908.497.7790 available on a number of levels. Sponsors may offer discounts to our Web: convergenj.com members, provide us with a service or product, or donate Mail: 1000 Morris Avenue money to help us grow. For more CSW Building information, please give us a call. Union, NJ 07083 All sponsors are heavily promoted NJ’s first Coworking Space

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