For workers that search for a coworking space where they could become a member, coworking space chains are very interesting. Not only that they have many locations in each big city, which means that there will definitely be one next to your home, they also have flexible membership offers.
It is also interesting for coworking space owners and future coworking space owners to keep an eye on them because they have interesting concepts and are very successful at the moment.
Impact Hub – There are 86 open Impact Hubs and 21 are in the making or planning. Impact Hub has more than 15,000 members in 81 cities all over the world. Impact Hub has a franchise system. That means that everyone can open an own Impact Hub. More information about that can be found on their website.
Your Alley has 3 locations in New York. There are many more coming soon in Brooklyn, Manhattan, London, Miami, Portland, Austin, Boston, Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington D.C. Day memberships, shared desks, dedicated desks and private offices are available.
District Cowork has one location in New York CIty. More locations in New York, Miami, Chicago, Vancouver, Toronto and five Locations in Asia are coming soon. Available membership plans are a gallery desk, a dedicated desk, a private office and a virtual membership.
Make Offices -Make Offices has currently 10 locations: three in Chicago, six in Washington D.C. and one in Philadelphia. Locations in New York and Washington are coming soon. As most of the other coworking space chains, they offer virtual office memberships, open desk memberships and private offices. The virtual office membership starts at 75$.
WeWork has 111 locations in 32 cities. They offer a “We Membership”, a hot desk, a dedicated desk and a private office. The basic membership with access to the WeWork network and credits to book a room or use a hot desk starts at $45 per month. They have more than 60,000 members at the moment.
Industrious Office has 12 Locations all over the United States. They have flexible leasing offers and members can choose between different types of offices.
Techspace has 8 locations in total. Three Locations are in New York, one is in LA, two are in Orange County, one is in San Francisco and one is in Austin.
Serendipity Labs has 10 Locations in the United States. They have four different memberships: Friend of the Lab, Mobility member, coworking member and resident member. The basic membership starts at $49 and the resident membership where you have a dedicated desk and access 24/7 starts at $799.
Green Desk offers 10 Locations in New York City. They have space for individuals and also for growing team consisting of up to 30 people.
SomaCentral has three locations in San Francisco and Oakland. It focusses on tech startups. Instagram is a SomaCentral alumni.
Even though these coworking space chains are really big and have many locations all over the US, small coworking spaces still have a big chance to become successful because the market for coworking is huge and it is far from being saturated. Members that seek a big network consisting of many other coworkers should definitely consider a coworking space chain.