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

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WeWork on track for profitability by end of 2021, says chairman

WeWork’s business model may have been called into question by the coronavirus pandemic, but its executive chairman says the...

WeWork on track for profitability by end of 2021, says chairman
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Crossbow-wielding manager sexually harassed WeWork staffer, latest discrimination suit claims

A new federal lawsuit accuses WeWork of bungling its response to a complaint that a mid-level manager regularly wielded weapons at the office, bragged...

Crossbow-wielding manager sexually harassed WeWork staffer, latest discrimination suit claims
Two ex-WeWork employees have sued the company over allegations of race and gender discrimination (Getty)

‘WeWorking while Black’: Ex-employees allege racial discrimination

WeWork’s former head of diversity and inclusion has accused the co-working company of underpaying minority employees and keeping them...

‘WeWorking while Black’: Ex-employees allege racial discrimination
WeDone: South Beach landlord seeks to evict WeWork for unpaid rent

WeDone: South Beach landlord seeks to evict WeWork for unpaid rent

The landlord of a WeWork location in South Beach is looking to evict the embattled co-working giant for what...

WeDone: South Beach landlord seeks to evict WeWork for unpaid rent
154 Grand Street and WeWork CEO Sandeep Mathrani (WeWork, Getty)

Where it all started: WeWork to shutter first-ever location

No one could accuse WeWork of being overly sentimental. The decade-old co-working company is shutting down its first-ever location...

Where it all started: WeWork to shutter first-ever location
A photo illustration of WeWork CEO Sandeep Mathrani and 149 Madison Avenue (Google Maps, Getty)

WeWork abandons big Manhattan office lease

WeWork is scrapping plans to move into a major Manhattan office it agreed to lease nearly two years ago. The struggling co-working firm was set to move into a 115,000-square-foot spread at Columbia Property...

WeWork abandons big Manhattan office lease
Former WeWork CEO Adam Neumann (Getty)

Eliot Spitzer, kibbutz life and tequila: Podcast series delves WeWork story

In the early days of WeWork, Adam Neumann gave Eliot Spitzer a tour of one of the co-working company’s...

Eliot Spitzer, kibbutz life and tequila: Podcast series delves WeWork story
After WeWork’s botched IPO, real estate startups have learned to add women to their boards.

“Change is happening”: Inside real estate tech’s race to diversify their boards

As president of Ten-X Commercial from January 2019 to April 2020, Maureen Waters participated in an important quarterly ritual....

“Change is happening”: Inside real estate tech’s race to diversify their boards
WeWork CEO Sandeep Mathrani (iStock, Getty)

WeWork in talks to offer classroom space for NYC private schools

WeWork is hitting the books this summer. The office giant is in talks with New York City private schools...

WeWork in talks to offer classroom space for NYC private schools
Audrey Gelman at the Wing's D.C. outpost (Getty)

Amid backlash, The Wing founder Audrey Gelman resigns

The Wing founder Audrey Gelman is stepping down as CEO of the women’s co-working firm as the company faces...

Amid backlash, The Wing founder Audrey Gelman resigns
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