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.

Product:

  • 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)