Located in the old Nabisco factory, Google maintained a lot of its 100-year-old design, while adding their own touches of aesthetic. Employees can lounge on this giant hammock, while absorbing the history of the building.
When you think of Chicago, you think windy, Al Capone, and....aloha. At least, that's what the folks at the Groupon Headquarters decided when they made a tiki-themed office. The question is, did they pay full price or did they get a Groupon?
The Brooklyn office is very green...and we're not just talking about the neighborhood, Greenpoint. The interior is full of reclaimed wood, and the rooftop has a beautiful garden. In a big, bustling city, it's nice to have a peaceful escape.
Another NY-based office that lets creativity shine. AOL calls this their "creative lounge," and we can see why. Some of the side rooms have white board walls, so you can jot down ideas for your next creative endeavor.
The creators of beloved films like Toy Story, Up, and Finding Nemo wanted their Emeryville, CA office to feel like a college campus. With a room dedicated to cereal and a secret bar, we'd say they achieved that goal.
The San Francisco company looks like, well, a Pinterest board come to life. They have a wall full of vintage typewriters, a wall full of Legos, and the wall pictured above with a marquee sign. We're surprised it's located in a converted warehouse and not a giant mason jar.
Another quirky, San Francisco-based company. These guys specialize in mobile games....and they have a mobile home with their logo to prove it. The creators of "Words with Friends" also embrace man's best friend--the office has its own dog park!
Located in Brooklyn, Etsy is the king of all things handmade...and their office is proof. Besides this sweet cardboard owl, their work spaces are also draped in handmade curtains and handmade tapestries.
The company recently moved headquarters to the popular neighborhood SoMa in San Francisco. The building has an open floor plan with no private offices. And if the conference room modeled after the war room in Dr. Strangelove isn't an indicator, having a sense of humor is encouraged here.
When the Mountain View, CA company isn't too busy helping the rest of the world find a job, their employees can wind down with their own private arcade. Video games, pinball, even a pool table. We'll give you a minute to cry in your cubicle.