By Tamara Lytle
“Surprise and delight” are baked into the design at advertising
firm ISL LLC, which has 52 employees, says Josh Strupp,
associate director of marketing. Features include bright colors,
pet-friendly work areas and collaborative spaces.
The fully stocked kitchen has the vibe of a hip urban loft.
Employees use it for happy hours, spring-roll-making lessons,
home-brewing demos and waffle parties.
“It’s the people. It’s the environment. I don’t know which
creates the energy, but everyone is collaborative,” Strupp says.
rooms. Glass domes filled
with plants. A gigantic
These are some of the
incredible new features
employees enjoy at
Microsoft, Amazon and
But it’s not just tech royalty engaging in innovative design. Some of the coolest workspaces in the
country can be found at companies small and large
in towns from Hoboken, N.J., to Frisco, Texas, to