The buzz about Cowork Frederick is growing! Thanks to all of those helping to get the word out about Cowork Frederick! Cowork Frederick is mentioned on Jessica Hibbard's website storiesandideas.com There's been a flurry of tweets Mary Ellen Mitchell wrote an article about coworking and Cowork Frederick in Want2Dish The Open House was … [Read more...] about The buzz is growing!
The open house on Thursday August 9th was a great success! There was a steady flow of people throughout the day. Among them were writers, software developers, advertisers, a documentary movie-maker, a virtual assistant, and our favorite alderman. It was so great to see people connecting and, yes, even collaborating right there … [Read more...] about Open House – August 9
Every coworking group needs a place - some space to work, to coexist, communicate, cooperate, collaborate, to ... cowork. For Cowork Frederick, it all started when, having visited countless cities and towns in Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and North Carolina to find the place we wanted to live, we (Glen and Julia Ferguson) were house hunting in … [Read more...] about The Story of the Space – Chapter 1: In the beginning …
One of the common values of coworking is Sustainability, but even if that were not the case, we followed these guiding principles when remodeling the space for Cowork Frederick: Go Green (recycled, reused materials, extra insulation, earth-friendly products, efficient appliances, etc.) Stay Historic (preserve original as much as … [Read more...] about The Story of the Space – Chapter 2: The Remodel
And ... (drum roll please), here's a preview of the finished space. Wow. It look a long time and lots of hard work, creative thinking, and an iterative examination of our budget, but we did it. That is, we mostly did it, half-way did it. Truth be told, at this point, we still have a lot of work to finish up on the second floor. Still, it feels … [Read more...] about The Story of the Space – Chapter 3: First Floor Ready