Inspiring

Connection, Collaboration
And Celebration

In the Oak City

Why HQ Raleigh

At HQ Raleigh we’re creating a collaborative environment that empowers high-impact, high-growth entrepreneurs to create purpose-driven businesses that leave the world better than they found it. Come check us out and join our community of more than 150 member companies across our multiple locations in Raleigh and more than 500 companies across the state!

Amenities

  • 30 private, turn-key office suites
  • Upstairs co-working space
  • Three large conference rooms
  • Six small “huddle” rooms
  • Five phone booths for private calls
  • Multi-purpose room for classes, workshops, and events
  • Access to the NCSU Entrepreneurship Clinic
  • Cafe space with a full-service kitchen
  • A bar featuring Lonerider Beer
  • Specialty coffee equipment by Jubala Coffee

HQ 32

$125/Month
  • 32 hours/mo co-working
  • Limited to daytime access only
  • Free beverages
  • 5 hours/mo of meeting space
  • Personalized mail box
  • Fax/copier/scanner, WIFI
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HQ NIGHTS & WEEKENDS

$125/Month
  • Key card access after 5pm M-F and all day on the weekends
  • 10 hours/mo of meeting space
  • Personalized mail box
  • Fax/copier/scanner, WIFI
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HQ UNLIMITED

$275/Month
  • 24/7 co-working access with keycard
  • Free beverages
  • 20 hours/mo of meeting space
  • Personalized mail box
  • Fax/copier/scanner, WIFI
Apply Now

Designated Desk

$350/Month
  • 24/7 co-working access with keycard and designated desk
  • Free beverages
  • 20 hours/mo of meeting space
  • Personalized mail box
  • Fax/copier/scanner, WIFI
Apply Now

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Calendar

Calendar

December 2017

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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  • B Corps Clinic Final Presentations
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  • HR Office Hours with Julie Roseland
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  • Toast Masters - Cannon Room
  • Office Hours with CED: Jay Bigelow ** By Appointment**
  • Kathryn Brant with Talarray Office Hours
  • Tom Simon Office Hours
  • Office Hours: Derrick Minor: City of Raleigh Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship ** By Appointment**
  • Tech Talent South - Java Script - Small Conference
6
  • HR Office Hours with Christin Johnson
  • Storytelling Office Hours w/ Signal Hill
7
  • HR and Organizational Development Office Hours: Cy Howington
  • Take a tour of Capital Club!
  • Wyrick Robbins Office Hours
  • Office Hours: Product & Service Design
  • Software Product Office Hours: Jeff Schroeder & Dan Moore of Vaporware
  • HQ Community Happy Hour
  • Tech Talent South - Java Script - Small Conference
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  • Grow your Sales: Ryan Walsh Office Hours
  • SEO Expert Brendan Monahan
  • HR Office Hours with Julie Roseland
12
  • Toast Masters - Cannon Room
  • Toast Masters Open House
  • Tom Simon Office Hours
  • Office Hours: Derrick Minor: City of Raleigh Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship ** By Appointment**
  • Mobile App Development Office Hours: Lithios
13
  • Rachel David - Accounting
  • Storytelling Office Hours w/ Signal Hill
14
  • HR and Organizational Development Office Hours: Cy Howington
  • Take a tour of Capital Club!
  • Wyrick Robbins Office Hours
  • Socially Responsible Investing
  • Office Hours: Product & Service Design
  • Software Product Office Hours: Jeff Schroeder & Dan Moore of Vaporware
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  • HR Office Hours with Julie Roseland
  • Investor Office Hours with HPG and Smith Anderson
19
  • Toast Masters - Cannon Room
  • Office Hours with CED: Jay Bigelow ** By Appointment**
  • Kathryn Brant with Talarray Office Hours
  • Tom Simon Office Hours
  • Office Hours: Derrick Minor: City of Raleigh Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship ** By Appointment**
  • HQ Ladies night at Parkside Restaurant
20
  • HR Office Hours with Christin Johnson
  • Storytelling Office Hours w/ Signal Hill
21
  • HR and Organizational Development Office Hours: Cy Howington
  • Take a tour of Capital Club!
  • Wyrick Robbins Office Hours
  • Office Hours: Product & Service Design
  • Software Product Office Hours: Jeff Schroeder & Dan Moore of Vaporware
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25
  • Grow your Sales: Ryan Walsh Office Hours
  • SEO Expert Brendan Monahan
  • HR Office Hours with Julie Roseland
26
  • Toast Masters - Cannon Room
  • Tom Simon Office Hours
  • Office Hours: Derrick Minor: City of Raleigh Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship ** By Appointment**
  • Mobile App Development Office Hours: Lithios
27
  • HR Office Hours with Christin Johnson
  • Storytelling Office Hours w/ Signal Hill
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  • HR and Organizational Development Office Hours: Cy Howington
  • Take a tour of Capital Club!
  • Wyrick Robbins Office Hours
  • Office Hours: Product & Service Design
  • Software Product Office Hours: Jeff Schroeder & Dan Moore of Vaporware
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Our Raleigh Team

Ayana

Ayana

Community Coordinator

Creative. Energetic. Professional. Adaptable.Keywords that are used in search engines to help narrow your search…search these words and it will lead you straight to her! Ayana is a mother to 1 to her best friend named Madison, social media guru, Yoga-goer + self-proclaimed “Top Shopper” for Target! Ayana has spent 8 years in the hospitality industry with a focus on event planning, marketing + restaurant management. While she is not at work, she spends most of her time continuing to expand her knowledge and perfecting her craft to meet the industry’s standards.

Christie

Christie

Event Sales Manager

Christie Williams has two daughters and two Pit Bulls, and an awesome husband.  She is passionate about inclusivity, adoption, local restaurants, and Bluegrass music.  When she’s not at work, you can usually find her at an Estate Sale, renovating her home, or repurposing cool furniture.

Jess

Jess

Community Manager

Jess Porta is the Community Manager for HQ Raleigh. She loves working with members to help solve problems and connect them with unique opportunities. Jess is also an artist, poet, and human rights activist. In the past she worked with victims of human trafficking, after obtaining her Masters of International Studies from NC State and her BA in International Politics and Art History at Penn State. She is currently focused on publishing a children’s book in the summer and raising her black labradoodle pup, Hendrix.

Le-Keisha

Le-Keisha

Community Admin Coordinator

Le-Keisha Griffin is a Jill of many trades, master of some.  She has a wide ranging background stemming from hospitality, events and catering down to psychology and direct care.  One thing holds true, that she is a genuine people and plant person.  She is a firm believer that “that the world laughs in flowers”.

Liz

Liz

Director of HQ Raleigh

Liz Tracy is the Director at HQ Raleigh and a founding team member of HQ.  Liz is also the lead Facilitator for the Citrix Startup Accelerator, where she has spent the last three years working with internal innovators at Citrix and Red Hat and external B2B tech companies to help them scale their ventures. She is a leader of the NC B Corps growth committee, which is a group of business and university professionals who educate and create growth funnels for aspiring B Corps. Liz has a background in business and art, and brings international experience to her community development.  Liz has a passion for teaching and facilitating and the last five years she has worked with international leadership and social entrepreneurship programs to help students launch their own ventures and get exposure to cross-culture business practices.

Natalie

Natalie

Marketing Manager

Natalie Noel is the Marketing Manager for both the Raleigh and Charlotte HQ locations.  She joined the team as an intern for HQ in 2016 and graduated shortly after from UNC Charlotte with her Bachelors in Marketing. Day-to-day, she assists in the planning and promoting of partnered events, and works to create social buzz for the members of the HQ space. Aside from her work at HQ, Natalie is especially great at spoiling her niece and organizing closets.

Preet

Preet

Preet Mankad, relocated from Sydney, Australia, has experience with all the critters from
‘down under’. With a degree in Psychology, Preet’s interests extend from research and
writing to leadership and entrepreneurship. Three things you should know: Preet’s favorite
color is yellow, she loves summer and sunshine, and also has a cat named Greg back in
Sydney.

Reggie

Reggie

Social Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Reggie McCrimmon is a graduate of North Carolina Central University.  He hails from Washington D.C., the Nation’s Capital, but spent his formative years in Fayetteville, N.C. Most recently, Reggie served as the Director of Member Services and External Affairs for the Congressional Black Caucus (“CBC”), also known as the “conscience of the congress”, under the leadership of Chairman G. K. Butterfield and Chairman Cedric L. Richmond. In this capacity, he helped lead programming and outreach efforts that advanced the policy interest of the iconic civil rights and social justice organization.  In his spare time, Reggie studies every piece of leadership and organizational development material he can find; trains for a marathon he’ll eventually run and strategize with people crazy enough to believe in being the change they seek in the world. Reggie is currently the Social Entrepreneur-in-Residence at HQ Community, where he leads strategic efforts to increase minority representation and engagement.