On Tuesday morning, crowds gathered for the formal groundbreaking at Filene's in Downtown Crossing. The historic site is being converted into a new office and retail building aimed at creative tenants, and will contribute to realizing a new vision for the area as a full-time working, living, and retail center for residents and visitors.
Rendering of the new Arnold headquarters
Advertising agency Arnold Worldwide and Havas Media will occupy several floors of the Filene's building, and Sasaki is providing interior architectural design services for Arnold. The Filene's site will also be home to a 625-foot skyscraper housing over 500 luxury condominiums.
Havas/Arnold Worldwide is a leading global ad agency that represents major brands like Fidelity, Jack Daniels, Progressive Insurance, and a host of other household names. Havas's new headquarters in downtown...