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Major Tom opens new headquarters in Vancouver

August 27th, 2018

The agency features a custom-built 3D Major Tom sign

After months of refurbishment, the full-service interactive agency Major Tom has opened the doors of its new headquarters in downtown Vancouver – a new space for collaboration, inspiration and concentration.

The team of 75 cross-functional specialists (and counting) has moved to a 112-year-old building that is not only the first heritage building in the city to be converted from a warehouse to a residential and commercial usage, but also a symbol of how much the company has grown over the last 18 months.

The upstairs area houses the main kitchen, a games station, and seating so everyone can hang out. There is also a shower so those who decide to bike or jog to work can freshen up. Plus, a custom-built 3D Major Tom sign.

One of the most appreciated features, is the staircase which was painted into bright-pink.

Downstairs houses a large open-plan area. Inspired by Steve Jobs’ redesign of Pixar’s office, this layout helps foster the cross-pollination of ideas by bringing all the different departments closer together. The same level is also home to three boardrooms, two meeting spaces and a secret phone room.

The agency also has access to the building rooftop, plus an outdoor tennis court across the road and a bike store. All the headquarters’ features can be seen on the guided video tour, headed by John, a founding partner of Major Tom.

Major Tom is a full-service interactive agency that’s been purpose-built to help clients thrive in today’s increasingly complex marketing landscape. With offices in New York, Toronto, and Vancouver, Major Tom has a team of more than 75 specialists covering the full spectrum of strategy, marketing, development, and creative.

Marrying top-level strategic consultancy and impeccable implementation across the full spectrum of marketing services, Major Tom has been designed to help organizations connect with the right audiences, with the right information, at the right time.