– San Francisco Offices

  • Client Macy's,
  • size 250,000 sqft
  • Year 2014
  • Location California, San Francisco, United States,
  • Industry Fashion / Beauty,
  • MSA architecture + design has recently completed the design of a new office for located in San Francisco.

    When turned to MSA to design a tech-worker friendly place in San Francisco’s thriving South of Market district, MSA delivered a visionary new space. The six floors of new workspace maintain the panoramic views of the city while helping to unify Macy’s brand through visually tying the stores merchandising strategy with their online objectives.

    The 250,000 square feet of office space in the South of Market provides state-of-the-art facilities for collaboration with adjustable work spaces, an interactive environment and multi-media capabilities and teleconferencing. wanted MSA for their technology office space because they like their creative architectural and interior designs. The 16-plus-year relationship with, and over 30 years with Macy’s Inc., shows that MSA is providing more than standard design services, they are helping the best version of their client’s visions come to life. Designed to facilitate 1,300 staff, the space will be LEED Gold.

    Macy’s is one of the biggest employers in the Bay Area and The San Francisco Business Times named one of “San Francisco’s fastest growing technology tenants” and when signed in 2012 sited the deal for their new mega-lease as the second largest of the year.

    MSA helped with building selection and performed test fits on potential space using Macy’s unique criteria. MSA was also involved in the lease negotiations, helping Macy’s achieve tenant improvement credit and understand San Francisco tenant costs.

    DesignMSA architecture + design
    Environmental Graphics: Corporate Identity System
    Photography: Mark Compton, Hardy Wilson, and Swinerton Builders