Brewery Blocks Office Tenants
Block 1 Whole Foods Building
Portland District Cooling CompanyEnergy/Power
Portland District Cooling Company (PDCC), an affiliate of Veolia Energy North America, operates a district cooling system for downtown Portland that serves all of the buildings in The Brewery Blocks. Through a distribution piping network running underground and in the Brewery Blocks parking garage, PDCC offers on-demand chilled water to meet the air conditioning cooling needs of the Brewery Blocks. The PDCC system allows building owners and tenants to avoid the capital, energy, operating, and maintenance costs associated with owning and operating their own chilled water system, and provides energy savings and net reductions in water and sewer usage and charges for its customers. PDCC in 2008 begins its expansion of this distribution network to also serve other buildings outside of the Brewery Blocks in the surrounding Pearl District.
Tata Communicationswww.tatacommunications.com Network/Technology Development
Tata Communications, part of the $55B Tata Group, is a leading global provider of the new world of communications. The company leverages its Tata Global Network, vertical intelligence and leadership in emerging markets to deliver value-driven, globally managed solutions to the Fortune 1000 and midsized enterprises, service providers and consumers.
The Tata Communications portfolio includes transmission, IP, converged voice, mobility, managed network connectivity, communications solutions and business transformation services to global and Indian enterprises and service providers, as well as broadband and content services to Indian consumers. The Tata Global Network encompasses one of the most advanced and largest submarine cable networks, a Tier-1 IP network, connectivity to more than 200 countries across 300 PoPs, and more than 1 million square feet of data center space. Tata Communications serves its customers from its offices in 80 cities in 40 countries worldwide.
The number one global international wholesale voice operator and number one provider of international long distance, enterprise data and Internet services in India, the company was named “Best Wholesale Carrier” at the World Communications Awards in 2006 and was named the “Best Pan-Asian Wholesale Provider” at the 2006 and 2007 Capacity Magazine Global Wholesale Telecommunications Awards.
Block 2 Brewery Block Tower & Brewhouse
Acquia Inc.www.acquia.com Web Services
Acquia provides the leading cloud platform for building, delivering, and optimizing digital experiences. They harness Drupal to provide customers with greater agility, at a dramatically lower cost than software products of the past.
Global organizations use the massively scalable and highly secure Acquia Platform to unify content, community, and commerce. You can deploy and manage one, dozens, or even hundreds of sites at breakthrough speed, without compromising brand or creating governance chaos. Real-time customer analytics and personalization let you deliver the right experience, at the right time, to the right device. Aquia automates your complex development and system operations tasks so you can build higher quality applications faster.
That’s why organizations who think ahead trust Acquia. They provide unmatched expertise, and they always have your back.
Avangrid Renewables, LLCwww.avangridren.com Energy/Power
Located on the 2nd floor, Portland is the national headquarters office for Avangrid Renewables, LLC, a subsidiary of AVANGRID, Inc. (NYSE: AGR) and part of the Iberdrola Group. AVANGRID, Inc. is a diversified energy company with $30 billion in assets and operations in 26 states. Iberdrola, S. A. is an energy pioneer with the largest renewable asset base of any company in the world. Avangrid Renewables recently changed its name from Iberdrola Renewables, LLC.
Avangrid Renewables has more than $10 billion of operating assets in 20 U.S. states, and is the second-largest provider of clean, renewable wind power in the U.S. with more than 6,000 megawatts of owned and controlled wind and solar power plants, with more under construction. The company also operates crucial natural gas-fired generation and a state-of-the-art 24-7 National Control Center, which acts as the nerve center of the company’s generation portfolio. These resources make them one of the few companies capable of providing structured energy solutions and allowing large industrial and commercial customers to manage risks and uncertainty in the natural gas and power industries.
Avangrid Renewables is helping lead the transformation to a competitive, clean energy future.
Ernst & Young US LLPwww.ey.com Accounting
Ernst & Young is currently 80 strong in its Portland practice, comprised of service line and industry-experienced partners, client-service professionals and employees who improve the efficiency and effectiveness of internal processes. In the Portland office, much of the work they do is focused on Assurance and Advisory Business Services, Risk Advisory Services, State and Local Tax Services, Technology and Security Risk Services and Health Science Advisory Services. As a global firm, Ernst & Young offers a multitude of services to hundreds of industries and its professionals work within this global network under uniform methodologies to deliver consistent, high-quality service to all of its clients. Whether you are a Global 1000 or a growing company, Ernst & Young has the resources and network to provide you with the service you deserve and expect from a quality-driven firm. Ernst & Young welcomes you to visit www.ey.com for more information regarding its service lines and their approach.
GBD Architectswww.gbdarchitects.com Architecture
GBD Architects moved from the historic Auditorium Building at Third and Salmon to the historic Brewhouse building in Block 2. As the project architect, they are excited to be calling The Brewery Blocks “home.”
Interior Architects Inc.www.interiorarchitects.com Architecture
Founded in 1984, IA Interior Architects is the first and largest global architectural firm focused exclusively on interior architecture and workplace strategies. IA collaborates with clients in diverse markets worldwide, aligning their business strategies and core values with the dynamic use of space. IA has offices in Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, London, Los Angeles, New York, Orange County, Portland, Raleigh, San Francisco, Seattle, Silicon Valley, Toronto, and Washington, DC and has partner affiliates in Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia and Australia, Canada, and Latin America through the IA Global Alliance. For more information, visit www.interiorarchitects.com.
Jones Lang LaSalle Brokeragewww.jll.com Real Estate
JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a professional services and investment management firm offering specialized real estate services to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying and investing in real estate. With annual fee revenue of $4.7 billion and gross revenue of $5.4 billion, JLL has more than 230 corporate offices, operates in 80 countries and has a global workforce of approximately 58,000. On behalf of its clients, the firm provides management and real estate outsourcing services for a property portfolio of 3.4 billion square feet, or 316 million square meters, and completed $118 billion in sales, acquisitions and finance transactions in 2014. Its investment management business, LaSalle Investment Management, has $56.0 billion of real estate assets under management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit www.jll.com.
Newmark Grubb Knight Frankwww.ngkf.com Real Estate
A Global Leader in Commercial Real Estate - Newmark Grubb Knight Frank (NGKF) is one of the world's leading commercial real estate advisory firms. We provide a fully integrated platform of services to prominent multinational corporations and institutional investors across the globe, as well as to occupiers, owners and developers of real estate on a local, regional and national level. Together with London-based partner Knight Frank and independently-owned offices, NGKF's 12,800 professionals operate from more than 370 offices in established and emerging property markets on six continents.
About Newmark Grubb Knight Frank Portland-
Since 1983, the Portland office has been setting the standard for client satisfaction among commercial real estate services providers in the Portland metropolitan area. With specialists in office, industrial, land and investment properties, Newmark Grubb Knight Frank provides full service commercial real estate solutions, including advisory and transaction services, facilities management capabilities, project management and full-service strategic consulting services for institutional and corporate clients. We pride ourselves on the quality of our market information, the expertise of the professionals who deliver it and the value it creates for our clients.
Moberg Fireplaces Inc.www.mobergfireplaces.com Architecture
Moberg Fireplaces, Inc. is the leading fireplace architecture design firm in North America. As consultants to architects, builders and homeowners, they have completed over 3,000 designs worldwide. Moberg’s unique expertise is the custom design and specification of very large masonry fireplaces for hotels, lodges and private residences. They have the tempered experience and special skills to develop successful custom solutions, from traditional wood burning fireplaces to gas-fired sculptures. They are also creators of the world’s most sophisticated fireplace products, integrating new technology with classic, masonry fireplace aesthetics.
Orrick, Herrington, & Sutcliffe, LLPwww.orrick.com Legal
Situated on the 2nd floor, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe is a broad-service, 1000-lawyer firm that began in San Francisco 140 years ago. Over time, Orrick lawyers have worked shoulder to shoulder with government leaders and business visionaries to build everything from the brick and mortar underlying city infrastructures, to private and public companies that still endure. Orrick is the undisputed leader in several practice areas, and is proud to be the home of both legal experts and outstanding practice teams. Orrick litigators have built an impressive list of successful results. The firm’s finance practices have earned the firm number-one rankings in both asset-backed finance and municipal finance, as well as top-10 status in project finance. Orrick is also home to a nationally ranked employment law department and expanding intellectual property practice.
Pandora Mediawww.pandora.com Entertainment
Pandora gives people music and comedy they love anytime, anywhere, through connected devices. Personalized stations launch instantly with the input of a single "seed" - a favorite artist, song, or genre. The Music Genome Project®, a deeply detailed hand-built musical taxonomy, powers the personalization of Pandora® internet radio by using musicological "DNA" and constant listener feedback to craft personalized stations from a growing collection of more than one million tracks. Tens of millions of people turn on Pandora every day to hear music they love.
Perkins Coie, LLPwww.perkinscoie.com Legal
Perkins Coie occupies the top three floors of Block 2. Perkins Coie is a leading international law firm that serves great companies ranging in size from FORTUNE 100 companies to start-ups. The firm has more than 600 attorneys in 14 offices across the United States and in China and has historically represented market leaders in traditional and cutting-edge technology industries.
Raymond James & Associates Inc.www.raymondjames.com Finance
Raymond James is focused on financial planning and investing to help individuals reach their unique goals using a carefully considered, disciplined investment approach. A publicly traded, global financial services firm with distinct business units that serve a variety of clients, Raymond James is committed to providing investors clear, in-depth information about their accounts as well as consistent, high-quality service. Founded in 1962, the company’s core tenets include conservatism, independence, integrity and putting clients first - laying the groundwork for financial strength and stability. Headquartered in St. Petersburg, Florida, Raymond James is one of the largest independent financial services firms in the United States, with total client assets of more than $500 billion worldwide. Raymond James & Associates, Inc. Member New York Stock Exchange/SIPC.
Rider Levett Bucknall Ltd.www.rlb.com Construction Management
Rider Levett Bucknall is an award-winning international firm known for providing project management, construction cost consulting, and related property and construction advisory services – at all stages of the design and construction process. The firm’s North American practice has offices in 22 major cities across the U.S. and Canada including Boston, Chicago, Denver, Honolulu, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Portland, San Francisco, Seattle and Toronto.
With more than 3,500 employees worldwide, Rider Levett Bucknall brings unparalleled value and service to its prestigious group of clients, through its robust experience and high-level expertise. The firm enjoys a professional heritage that spans 230 years, and it continues to be a global leader in the construction industry throughout the Americas, Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Oceania.
For more information, visit www.rlb.com
Block 4 M Financial Plaza
Army Corp of Engineerswww.usace.army.mil Engineering/Architecture
The Army Corps of Engineers provide a broad range of services for investigation, planning, engineering, design, construction and operations in the areas of water resources development, environmental restoration, civil works, hydropower and fish protection and enhancement. Additionally, they draw on the expertise of Corps professionals worldwide and support other government agencies through our many authorities.
Art Institute of Portlandwww.artinstitutes.edu/portland/ Education
The Art Institute of Portland (AiPD) is the area’s leader in creative education and is a complimentary addition to the Pearl District’s already thriving arts community. AiPD offers bachelor’s and associate’s degrees in Multimedia & Web Design, Apparel Design, Interior Design, Graphic Design, and Media Arts & Animation. The new Brewery Blocks location includes an art gallery, a video production studio, drafting classrooms, apparel design labs, and approximately 10 computer labs, as well as considerable classroom and office space.
Iberdrola Renewables, Inc.www.iberdrolausa.com Energy/Power
Located on the 4th, 6th and 7th floors, the Portland-based unit of Iberdrola Renewables is a rapidly growing, integrated energy business centered around providing environmentally responsible energy. It is involved in renewable and gas-fired generation development, natural gas storage and hub services development, structured energy sales and purchases, energy management, plant asset management and fuels procurement. The company serves a wide variety of wholesale customers including municipal agencies, public utility districts, investor-owned utilities and large industrial customers in emerging retail markets. Iberdrola Renewables is the world leader in wind power with 8,000 MW of installed capacity on March 31, 2008. Iberdrola Renewables will invest $8 billion in the U.S. between 2008 and 2010. The company plans to install 2,000 MW a year — half of that in the US — to reach 13,600 MW worldwide by 2010.
M Financial Group is one of the nation's premier financial services distribution companies, serving ultra-affluent individuals and Fortune 1000 companies through an exclusive network of over 100 of the nation’s most successful and innovative independent financial services firms.
M Benefit Solutions (assumed business name for “MCG Northwest”) has operated continuously in Portland, Oregon since 1962. It pioneered the development and administration of nonqualified benefit plans in 1974, when ERISA legislation created restrictions on qualified plans for the highly compensated. Today it is recognized as a national leader in this industry.
Our work deals exclusively with all facets of executive compensation and nonqualified plan design, financing, implementation, and administration.