David H Walker

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2400 E. Cesar Chavez

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Austin, TX, 78702

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OpenWork Agency is a boutique, global workplace strategy, and coworking consultancy. We have worked with asset owners and coworking startups throughout the world (North America, Central America, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, the Caribbean) on various workplace projects. We have been in the industry for over a decade, and are recognized as pioneers in the coworking industry. Members of the OpenWork team also publish extensively and have written both the first book on coworking as well as the first book on corporate coworking.


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Business Insider

Inside New York’s stylish new Times Square hotel and celebrity hangout…

Rosie Fitzmaurice – January 2nd, 2018

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The Business Journals

Microsoft's co-working experiment in New York City

Jonathan Wasserstrum – December 20th, 2016

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Millennials, Coworking & OpenWork: How can large firms attract new talent?

Tim Hinchcliffe – August 15th, 2016

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Houston Chronicle

Co-working spaces emerge as a growing trend

Erin Mulvaney – November 10th, 2015

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Huffington Post

The Rise of Coworking

Amanda Schneider – October 26th, 2015


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David H Walker

Founding Partner

David Walker is a  Partner at OpenWork Agency, a global workplace strategy consultancy with roots in the coworking industry.  One, of the original pioneers of the global coworking movement, David brings nearly a decade of experience working in the coworking industry. Prior to co-founding OpenWork Agency, David co-founded and led operations at Conjunctured (2008-2014) in Austin, one of the original fifty coworking spaces in the world. Conjunctured received global acclaim for not only being an innovative workspace alternative but also for its unique community-first approach to work and thought leadership in the coworking industry. Today, there are 65 coworking spaces in Austin and over 16,000 spaces across the world.

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Andrew Jones, Ph.d

Founding Partner

Drew Jones, Ph.d, is an organizational consultant, management professor, and writer. He has consulted with large and small firms over the past 15 years and has written three books, including the first book (co-written) on coworking. His most recent book, The Fifth Age of Work: How Companies Can Re-Design Work to be More Innovative in a Cloud Economy– provides a roadmap to a future world of work. He has been involved in coworking since 2007, and most recently was co-owner and partner at Conjunctured Coworking– Austin, Texas’ first coworking space. He is based in Austin, Texas.

Drew has been a speaker at the Global Coworking Unconference Conference (GCUC) and at Steelcase Workspring on the topic of Future of Work.