Carr Workplaces to Celebrate the Grand Opening of Chevy Chase, MD Location

Premier Location in Friendship Heights Provides Full-Service, Upscale Workspaces for Independent Professionals

Mar 08, 2011, 09:00 ET from Carr Workplaces

CHEVY CHASE, Md., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Carr Workplaces, Washington D.C.'s leading provider of upscale workspace solutions, announced the official grand opening of its newest location at 5425 Wisconsin Avenue in Chevy Chase, MD. The five-star, Class-A property is located on the sixth floor and encompasses more than 29,000 square feet with 85 offices, six conference rooms, video conferencing and two cafes.  

To celebrate, Carr Workplaces will be hosting a grand opening party on Thursday, March 10 from 4:30pm7pm ET. The party, which will be co-hosted by the Greater Bethesda-Chevy Chase Chamber of Commerce, is expected to be attended by more than 60 local business leaders. Media is welcome to attend. For more information on Carr Workplaces' Chevy Chase grand opening, visit

Carr Workplaces caters to growing businesses and independent professionals by providing everything from virtual offices to fully staffed and IT-enabled workspaces on highly flexible terms – and all at the most prestigious and upscale locations across America. Instead of paying for expensive office overhead or start-up capital costs, this approach allows savvy business owners to invest more time and money into growing their business. Clients can start with one office and add space and services as needed, on terms from 30 days to three years.

Carr's newest location in Chevy Chase is one of the most recognizable business addresses in the DC area. Located at the intersection of Wisconsin and Western Avenues, the property is adjacent to the Friendship Heights Metro station and is surrounded by the finest amenities in the Washington, DC area.

"Chevy Chase is one of the greatest places to live, work and play in the United States and we are delighted to open Carr Workplaces right in the heart of this vibrant community," said Joe Wallace, CEO of Carr Workplaces. "Our offices are suitable for all types of professionals and small businesses who require a state-of-the-art office that offers prestige without sacrificing economic efficiency."

The 5425 Wisconsin Avenue property marks Carr Workplaces' second location in Maryland and the 27th nationally for the rapidly expanding alternative upscale workplace provider.

For Marchella Garwood, Regional Facilities Manager for Ally Bank and long-time Carr customer, the company's steep growth curve is no surprise.

"Many of our employees can work from home. But from a cultural standpoint, a distraction standpoint, it pays to have a space like this. It doesn't hurt either that the people at Carr Workplaces are so easy to work with," said Garwood. "They provide the office support I need, with better amenities, nicer finishes and lower rent – and at premier locations."  

About Carr Workplaces

Carr Workplaces is a privately held Washington, DC-based innovator of upscale and flexible workplace solutions. Currently, the company operates 27 Class-A properties in key business markets across the U.S., including Washington, D.C., Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago and Atlanta. Founded in 2003, Carr Workplaces provides everything from virtual office programs to professionally staffed, IT-enabled workspace solutions to independent professionals and rapidly evolving businesses – and all at the most prestigious buildings across America. For additional information on Carr Workplaces, visit

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