Design for Innovation

THE FORGE - Short North

FORGING the future

The Forge by Pillar Technology (now under Accenture) will open up a second Columbus Innovation Center atop the Short North's tallest tower at 711 North High Street later this year. The new space with take up 2 floors in the tower for a total of 24,000 SF and will be 100 percent focused on creativity and learning, both by clients and outside groups to brainstorm digital projects. The eighth floor is designed for consulting and software development business, with teams grouped by function such as autonomous vehicle software. This floor will also feature a secure space to work with customers on confidential new products. The ninth floor will mostly consist of event space, including a full kitchen, while the two floors will be connected by an open, center-piece staircase.


Year Completed: Est. 2019
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Client: Accenture
Square Footage: 24,000 SF