Squarespace leases temp office from PDC

Squarespace leases temp office from PDC

The web designer will work in the Portland Development Commission's offices until it moves into a larger space in six months.

Squarespace chief operating officer Jesse Hertzberg said the company is negotiating a lease in a downtown building, which he declined to identify, with space for dozens more employees. Earlier this year he said Squarespace was seeking between 30,000 and 50,000 square feet, and room to add more.

Squarespace confirmed in February that it plans to open a major customer service center in Portland, the latest in a string of out-of-state tech companies to set up an outpost in Oregon. Others include eBay, Salesforce.com and Airbnb, which has just opened a big customer service center in Old Town.

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