WeWork

WeWork

WeWork, also known as We Company, is a co-working organization known to provide space for start-ups, tech companies, and more.

Headquartered in: New York, New York

Founded in: 2010

Founded by: Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey

WeWork Q&A

Where is WeWork located?
Founded in SoHo and headquartered in Mahattan, WeWork owns and leases co-working hundreds of spaces across the world. It has been recorded as managing over 40 million square feet of space.
What does WeWork do?
WeWork leases spaces to co-working spaces to companies and individuals across the world. Users can rent private offices, desks, or common area access, usually on a monthly basis. In 2019 the company changed its official title to We Company. The company has started a number of other ventures, including co-living company WeLive, private school WeGrow, and luxury gym Rise by We.
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WeWork Top Stories

September 20, 2019The head of WeWork’s real estate investment fund has left the company, the latest in a string of recent high-level departures at the embattled co-working giant.
September 19, 2019WeWork CEO Adam Neumann envisions his company as bigger than co-working. But his side businesses have struggled.
September 17, 2019WeWork’s Sarah Pontius, global head of real estate partnerships, is leaving the company as it endures turmoil over its IPO.
September 16, 2019WeWork’s parent company is planning to shelve its IPO for at least a month, according to The Wall Street Journal
September 4, 2019WeWork adds Frances Frei to its board after a backlash about its all-male members
July 18, 2019Adam Neumann has cashed out more than $700 million from WeWork ahead of its IPO.

The Latest

WeWork CEO Sandeep Mathrani and Walter & Samuels Chairman David I. Berley with 214 West 29th Street (Google Maps)

WeWork slapped with $37M lawsuit by Chelsea landlord

A WeWork landlord has sued the coworking company for allegedly attempting to move its tenants to another location after...

WeWork slapped with $37M lawsuit by Chelsea landlord
Rich Gomel, chief investment officer of Two Sigma Real Estate platform (Crunchbase)
National

WeWork vet hired to launch Two Sigma’s real estate fund

The former head of WeWork’s real estate investment arm has joined the quantitative hedge fund Two Sigma to help...

WeWork vet hired to launch Two Sigma’s real estate fund
WeWork CEO Sandeep Mathrani. (Getty, WeWork)
National

WeWork will accept Bitcoin for membership fees

WeWork will begin to accept cryptocurrency, including Bitcoin and Ethereum, as a form of payment for its workspaces. The...

WeWork will accept Bitcoin for membership fees
Adam Neumann and the “Guitar House” in in Corte Madera (Getty, Realtor)
Los Angeles

Adam Neumann gets $22M for California estate

WeWork’s co-founder and ex-CEO Adam Neumann has sold his northern California estate for $22.4 million, according to the New...

Adam Neumann gets $22M for California estate
From left: Bow Capital's Vivek Ranadivé, Shaquille O’Neal and WeWork's Sandeep Mathrani (Getty)
National

WeWork to go public in $9B SPAC deal

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again: Two years after its failed IPO, WeWork has struck a deal to go public with a special-purpose acquisition company. The merger with BowX Acquisition Corp....

WeWork to go public in $9B SPAC deal
WeWork CEO Sandeep Mathrani (Mathrani/Wikipemedia, Getty)
National

WeWork lost $3B in 2020: report

Investors betting on WeWork’s second act just got a wake-up call. The co-working company lost $3.2 billion last year as the Covid-19 health crisis slashed the demand for flexible office spaces, the Financial Times...

WeWork lost $3B in 2020: report
Michael Gross (Getty, iStock)
National

Knotel to tap former top WeWork exec as CEO

Knotel is bringing on a WeWork veteran to help straighten out the bankrupt flex-operator. Former WeWork vice chairman Michael Gross will join Knotel as its chief executive, the Wall Street Journal reported. Gross’ first...

Knotel to tap former top WeWork exec as CEO
(iStock/Illustration by Alexis Manrodt for The Real Deal)
National

There are more agents than homes for sale

For-sale home inventory is shrinking in the hot housing market, but the number of residential real estate agents is rising. Just 1.04 million homes were on the market at the end of January, down...

There are more agents than homes for sale
(Getty, iStock, YouTube/Illustration by Alexis Manrodt for The Real Deal)
National

Hulu unveils trailer for new WeWork documentary

“When you tell a 30-something male he’s Jesus Christ, he’s inclined to believe you.” That’s a line from the...

Hulu unveils trailer for new WeWork documentary

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