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MaxCyte Inks 67K-SF Office Lease in Rockville

Life sciences company MaxCyte, Inc. has signed a 67,000-square-foot office lease at 9713 Key West Avenue, a five-story, 120,000-square-foot commercial office building in Rockville, MD.

MaxCyte is relocating and expanding from its existing facilities at 21 and 22 First Field Road in Gaithersburg and expects to move approximately 75 employees to the new location in phases commencing in the first quarter 2022.  MaxCyte also plans to substantially increase its workforce during their phased occupancy at their new headquarters.

 MaxCyte provides a patented cell-engineering platform to biopharmaceutical partners engaged in drug discovery and development, biomanufacturing and cell therapy. 

Joseph Sutton Jr. and Marc Balamaci of boutique commercial real estate services firm Edge represented MaxCyte in the lease transaction with landlord Beckham Gumbin Ventures LLC.


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About David Cohen

David Cohen is Southeast Editorial Director at Connect Commercial Real Estate. David is a media veteran with more than 10 years of experience in journalism, copywriting and communications across a variety of roles. He is responsible for covering commercial real estate news and trends in the Southeast, Florida, Washington D.C. and Boston at Connect CRE as well as specializing in the Student Housing sector. Prior to joining Connect, David was the editor of Northeast Real Estate Business magazine and Student Housing Business magazine at France Media as well as spending time freelancing for ESPN and the Associated Press in the fast-paced field of live sports event production. He is also an owner and investor in multifamily real estate in Atlanta, GA. David currently resides in Atlanta and graduated from the College of Communication & Information at the University of Tennessee Knoxville.

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