Studio Hive Partners Present at 2016 Tech Cities Conference

Studio Hive partners Janice Carleen Linster, FASID, CID, LEED AP and Shawn Gaither, AIA, LEED AP presented at Tech Cities 2016, a half-day conference sponsored by the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management, highlighting Minnesota tech talent, leadership, and innovation. In conjunction with Modern Survey founder Patrick Riley and Target Corporation’s Ross Clanton, Linster and Gaither presented on the topic of “Does Your Office Make You Happy, Healthy and Productive?”

With special attention paid to the unique challenges faced by technology teams, this session addressed current trends and amenities in workplace design, demonstrating how physical space can impact business success, and support the attraction and engagement of the best and brightest talent. From simple to complex, the panel shared tactics and creative space strategies to help tech organizations fuel greater efficiency, productivity and flexibility—and ignite innovative thinking.