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Industrious, Thor Equities Partner at Midtown Offices

Thor Equities Group is partnering with shared workspace provider Industrious to operate three full floors of shared office space at 25 W. 39th St., the former Engineering Societies’ Building in Midtown. Industrious will serve as the operating partner for Thor’s shared workspace platform, Congregate, and will manage more than 36,000 square feet.

“Industrious has built a remarkable business model and we are pleased to bring them on as an operating partner for our flexible workspace platform at 25 W. 39th St.,” said Joe Sitt, chairman of Thor Equities. “Our range of amenities, beautiful spaces, and prime location provide the ideal setting for Industrious to expand their portfolio and we look forward to creating an inspiring workplace environment together.”

Congregate currently features three concepts: HQ, Workplace, and Conferences and Events, for which Industrious will assume all operating responsibilities beginning immediately.

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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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