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Building Long-Term Client Relationship From the Ground Up

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Here at Carson Design Associates, we pride ourselves on pairing creative thinking with sound business strategies to help our clients become more productive. Successful interior design requires skillful balance of business savvy and artistry, as well as a keen listening ear to ensure clients’ needs are met. This was certainly the case for our redesign

Using Test Fits to Reduce the Risk of Relocation

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For many businesses, signing a lease agreement can be an intimidating process. Is the space too big? Too small? Will it fit the requirements? At Carson Design Associates, we prepare test fits, helping to put our clients at ease by ensuring a potential space will effectively serve their needs and their budget. Last year, we began

What We’re Working On Today: Capital Upgrades to Lakefront at Keystone in Indianapolis

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INTERIOR DESIGN CLIENT: Jones Lang LaSalle – Lakefront at Keystone Indianapolis, IN CARSON DESIGN PROJECT LEAD: Alison McCully, Interior Designer + Project Manager COMPLETION DATE: May 2019 PROJECT SUMMARY: In 2018, our property manager Strategic Capital Partners announced plans to incorporate several new tenant amenities across our Lakefront at Keystone office park. Last year saw

Moving Roche Diagnostics Operations With Care

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INTERIOR DESIGN CLIENT: Roche Diagnostics Operations 80 Guest Street, Suite 600 Boston, MA 02135 CARSON DESIGN PROJECT LEAD: Kelly Lea, Project Manager + Team Leader COMPLETION DATE: October 2018 PROJECT SUMMARY: In Fall 2018, Carson Design Associates assisted Roche Diagnostics Operations in consolidating three of their office locations around Massachusetts into one new building within the

Bringing New Life to Two-Story Atrium

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With a need to implement new standards and update their space, this corporate client engaged Carson Design Associates to reimagine 86,000 square feet of space — bringing new life to a two-story atrium and incorporating administrative space, social hub, and open-collaboration spaces. The finished social hub now infuses a variety of seating and meeting spaces,

Designing a Work Cafe Employees Will Actually Use

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The current workforce is increasingly demanding a healthier workplace environment where they feel safe, positive and motivated to do good work. Minor improvements within the workplace can produce employees who are highly engaged and more productive, resulting in greater loyalty, retention and overall company profits. One trend we continue to see on the rise is

Transforming Workspaces With the GSA Team in Atlanta

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In April 2015, the General Services Administration (GSA) team in Atlanta approached Carson Design Associates with an interesting challenge: Reduce 275,000 square foot office space to 110,000 square feet — lowering their utilization rate to 136 square feet per person. The project came in response to GSA’s Total Workplace Furniture & Information Technology (FIT) program,

Rightsizing, Redefining and Refreshing Kroger Gardis & Regas in Downtown Indianapolis

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INTERIOR DESIGN CLIENT: Kroger Gardis & Regas, LLP 111 Monument Circle Suite 900 Indianapolis, IN 46204 TOTAL SQUARE FOOTAGE: 13,367 square feet COMPLETION DATE: April 2017 PROJECT SUMMARY: Overlooking Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis, the law offices of Kroger Gardis & Regas (KGR) always boasted an epic view of Lady Victory; however, its outdated layout

What We’re Working On Today: Jones Lang LaSalle – Precedent Office Park

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INTERIOR DESIGN CLIENT: Jones Lang LaSalle – Precedent Office Park 9449 Priority Way West Drive Suite 105 Indianapolis, IN 46240 CARSON DESIGN PROJECT LEAD: Alison McCully, Interior Designer + Project Manager TOTAL SQUARE FOOTAGE: 3,000+ Rentable Square Feet COMPLETION DATE: January 2017 PROJECT SUMMARY: Carson Design Associates regularly works alongside Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) —

What We’re Working On Today:  Elanco Office Renovation

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INTERIOR DESIGN CLIENT: Elanco 2500 Innovation Way Greenfield, IN 46140 CARSON DESIGN PROJECT LEAD: Alison McCully Interior Designer + Project Manager TOTAL SQUARE FOOTAGE: 55,500 SCHEDULED COMPLETION DATE: February 2017 PROJECT SUMMARY: With a need for increased occupancy and employee efficiency, Elanco—a division of Eli Lilly and Company—engaged Carson Design Associates in 2016 to redesign