PressRead what people are saying about WORK_SPACE and Coworking
July 2022 – WFSB- Story by Wendell Edwards
Work_Space on Main Street in Manchester is a key cog in the Manchester experience. Described as the “Heartbeat of Main Street,” Work_Space offers everything from an Art Gallery to Work Offices, Work_Space is an important part of life to many of Manchester’s residents. This importance is why so many gathered together to celebrate the business’s fifth birthday. In this story, we give viewers an idea of the unsung deed that Work_Space does for Manchester, town residents and Work_Space employees share the meaning of Work_Space to them and others in the town, as well as discuss the wide variety of jobs and hobbies that are positively impacted by this do it all local business.
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July 2022 – WFSB- Story by Wendell Edwards
May 2022 – Fox61- Story by Raquel Harrington
Pride Month starts tomorrow, and events and programs are happening across the state to celebrate all things LGBTQIA+ FOX61 News is spotlighting events all June. One pride event in Manchester is already underway to amplify LGBTQIA+ voices through art. Pride Month celebrates and amplifies LGBTQ+ voices. But, while there’s a lot to celebrate, LGBTQIA+ artist Carlos Gonzalez said there’s still a long road toward a more inclusive community. “I would love one day for walls to be broken and ceilings to be crushed through, and I hope sincerely one day I can be a part of that,” said Gonzalez. Making strides towards that goal, Gonzalez is using his artistic skills.
“Pride is about being proud of who you are regardless of your background,” added Gonzalez.
His latest artwork is on display at Work_Space in Manchester. It’s part of the Art of Pride event, where artists’ reflects on what Pride and resilience mean to them.
November 2021 – Fox61- Story by FOX61 Staff
The 85th annual Manchester Road Race will be broadcast live on FOX61 and CW20 on Thanksgiving Day.
The Manchester Road Race is back in person this year going virtual in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 8,000 runners and walkers are expected to participate.
Fans who cannot make it out to Manchester on Nov. 25 can watch it live on television, or streaming on FOX61.com and the FOX61 News app from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. The race will be rebroadcast in its entirety on CW20 at 4 p.m. later that day.
July 2018 – Hartford Community Courant – Story and Photo by Quoron Walker
Business professionals now have a new place to network, at the Beer & Business happy hour. The event hosted at WORK_SPACE in Manchester; 903 Main Street. The monthly happy hour kicked off earlier this month and will continue every first Thursday of the month from 5 to 6pm. “It’s kind of give and take, a win/win. They [local breweries, wineries and restaurants] bring us free things and we increase awareness of their business, as well as providing a service and added value to our members by giving them an event they can invite their network to,” said WORK_SPACE Program Manager Stacey Zackin.
January 2018 – Hartford Community Courant – Story by Quoron Walker
WORK_SPACE, in Manchester, is having its official relaunch event on Jan. 29, from 5 to 7 p.m. at 903 Main St. The free event is open to the public and will serve as a chance for the community to become familiar with the coworking space. “It’s exciting that the town of Manchester supports this effort,” said Stacey Zackin, manager of WORK_SPACE. “We like to describe ourselves as the premier meeting and coworking space east of the river.”
December 2017 – Hartford Community Courant – Story by Quoron Walker
WORK_SPACE, in Manchester, has been renovated and has unique artwork on the walls. Artist [and WORK_SPACE member] Christiane O’Brien is the curator for the gallery. O’Brien and other artists are showcased on the second floor. She said she wants to use the gallery as an opportunity for young creatives to express themselves. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. WORK_SPACE is located at 901 Main St. and will have a grand opening in the new year.
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