Pittsburgh (Beechview), PA – Customer Overview:  The Pittsburgh Hispanic Development Corporation (PHDC)

The PHDC Business Incubator is a multicultural space where Hispanic entrepreneurs can meet with experienced staff who speak fluent Spanish, Portuguese, and English, and who understand the perspective of a Hispanic in the entrepreneurship ecosystem. PHDC guides entrepreneurs to create business plans, cash flow projections, balance sheets, and market analyses, and to identify financing strategies. PHDC specializes in addressing cross-cultural challenges that inhibit the ability of Hispanic Entrepreneurs to maximize potential particularly in areas of funding and marketing.

PHDC – Product Portfolio & Services

  • Cubicle Rentals
  • Co-shared membership work area
  • Business Assessments
  • Business Plans
  • Websites for Startups
  • Set up meeting with vendors (lawyers, accountants, insurance, banks, marketers, realtors, etc.)
  • Business Relocation
  • Cross-Cultural Assessments
  • Business Grand Opening
  • Business Mentoring

PHDC – Incubator Space Includes:

  • Access to wireless WiFi
  • Access to co-share tables
  • Access to power outlets
  • Building AC/heat
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared Restrooms
  • Shared phone booths
  • Shared lounge meeting areas
  • Access to RSVP conference rooms
  • Access to community networking

Project Details:

Refurbished Ethospace workstations were delivered and installed around the perimeter of the space, to create 3 different sizes of rent-able workareas.  A benching concept was used in the open floor plan, to promote a collaborative and productive work environment for employees.  Open area benching nests for easy storage during events.  New seating was added as well as new office space, conference and training rooms.


  • Workstations
  • Office
  • Conference Room
  • Training Room
  • Seating
  • Lounge / Collaborative Meeting

Services Provided:

Sales Rep:  Jamie Salicce

Designer:  Holly MacDonald

(Below are images of the installation)