Nextek, a financial technology firm, purchased a two-story medical building in Shoreview.

Archimea was designer in charge of the renovation process, including hiring and collaborating with a structural engineer. Renovations included:

  • completely gutting the interior
  • replacing the exterior windows
  • relocating the roof access and toilet rooms
  • opening up the existing entry atrium
  • adding a 2-story stadium seating area

A contemporary and industrial design direction supports the objective of hiring the best and brightest talent in the IT field. Design elements used:

  • color (HVAC tubes and metal walls)
  • use of industrial materials (corrugated metals, wire cloth handrails)
  • large tv screens for testing and demonstrations
  • employee game and video game areas
  • full-service kitchen at Break Area

25,000 SF, Shoreview, completed in 2021