Kelowna, BC – Accelerate Okanagan has announced the opening of The Pod, a coworking space located at 1334 St. Paul Street in downtown Kelowna. The Pod will offer a full service coworking environment for innovative startup and early stage companies and technology entrepreneurs.
Jeff Keen, CEO of Accelerate Okanagan said, “The Okanagan entrepreneurial community is growing at a rapid pace. One of the biggest challenges we are facing is access to scalable, flexible office space for startup and early stage companies as they grow their businesses. The Pod has been created specifically to address this challenge.
The benefits of coworking have been well documented. According to Deskmag’s annual Global Coworking Survey, 71 percent of participants reported a boost in creativity since joining a coworking space, while 62 percent said their standard of work had improved.