CHICAGO, March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 35 East Wacker recently underwent a multi-million dollar renovation to bring the property up to contemporary Class A standards. The interior of the building is being entirely re-built on a floor-by-floor basis with only the historic facade and structure remaining in place. The property re-development has received awards including a top award from the Chicago chapter of the American Institute of Architects (the "Interior Architecture Citation of Merit" for Excellence in Architecture 2006) and the "2006 Chicago Landmark Award for Preservation Excellence - Exterior and Interior Rehabilitation" from the City of Chicago.
The fitness center, a final part of the renovation project, was built to enhance the amenities offered at 35 East Wacker. The center is equipped with state of the art TechnoGym cardio (with integrated TV's and computers), strength equipment, group exercise studio, functional training equipment, executive level locker rooms and amenities. See www.lifestart.net/35EW for information on the center.
LifeStart is the industry's leading provider of consultancy / management of on-site corporate fitness / wellness centers located in commercial real estate developments. LifeStart has over 25 years experience in designing, developing and operating centers with over 60 locations in the country. LifeStart's innovative, programs and services delivers best in-class engagement and financial stability, while vastly improving the on-site amenities for their clients. LifeStart's network of health professionals from Nurses, Dietitians, Health Coaches and Exercise Physiologists, LifeStart exceeds industry averages in both engagement and utilization, but creating programs that are focused on the entire tenant population and motivating and encouraging employees to make life-long behavior changes, that improve their health and well-being. LifeStart has been recognized by their industry for having the best new-member engagement program, and best non-member program. To learn more about LifeStart visit www.lifestart.net
The Jewelers' Building
35 East Wacker Drive is a 40-story landmark office building located in downtown Chicago on the northwest corner of East Wacker Drive and Wabash Avenue, facing the Chicago River.
Known as The Jewelers' Building, 35 East Wacker Drive was originally designed and built in the 1920's as a high tech office tower for jewelers. The lower 23 floors were services by automobile elevators that, for security reasons, transported the tenant, their jewels, and their car directly up to the office floor.
At the time of its construction, 35 East Wacker Drive as the tallest building west of New York City. It is easily distinguished on the Chicago skyline by its "wedding cake" shape and the water towers visible at the four corners of the first set back. The Building is designated a Chicago Landmark.
To learn more about 35 East Wacker Drive, visit http://www.35eastwackerdrive.com/content/jewelers-building
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