Infor is expanding its New York headquarters at 635-41 Avenue of the Americas, reports Real Estate Weekly in an article July 30.
'Infor has leased the penthouse duplex covering 21,802 square feet. … This most recent expansion by Infor increases their commitment at the building to 114,991 square feet.
' "The market reaction to the revolutionary user experience we have built in New York has been overwhelming," said Charles Phillips, CEO of Infor. "Last year our Hook & Loop design team grew more than tenfold, and we are expanding our office again to accommodate demand for technology that is beautiful, easy to use, and designed to speed performance."
'The two-building complex located between 19th and 20th streets is currently being redeveloped into a single combined property. Located in Manhattan's Midtown South submarket, the area is known for its concentration of Internet, technology, advertising and media companies.
'Steven Durels, SL Green Realty executive vice president, director of leasing and real property, said, "The comprehensive redevelopment includes a new enlarged lobby, relocation of elevator shafts, new windows, new bathrooms, restoration of the historic façade, new storefronts, state-of-the-art infrastructure and a new rooftop tenant entertainment space with signature bocce court."