Work with local people who understand what you do, in a place that helps you do it better.
the use of an open or shared office space by people who are self-employed or working for different employers, typically so as to share equipment, ideas, and knowledge. A clubhouse for creative and entrepreneurial folks to build their businesses without the loneliness and risks of an office or building lease, around other people who are doing the same.
At The Shop you’ll find a group of people who are focused, driven and most importantly, rooting for each other. We know what it is like to experience business in a bubble, surrounded by people that just don’t understand what it took to get there.
We are first and foremost a community of doers, makers and creators, and we’d love to welcome you into our ranks.
To do your best work, you need a space that is both inspiring and distraction-free. Escape the whirrs and grinds of the coffeeshop espresso machine, the call of a dishwasher that needs emptying or the temptations of that new Netflix series.
Instead, be inspired by a space that speaks to the history of our town, the folks that made her great, and the incredible days to come.
We are centrally located in Laurel’s Historic Downtown district – directly across the street from Lee’s Coffee & Tea, around the corner from some of the best retail shopping and restaurants in Downtown Laurel, one block down from Pinehurst Park, and one block up from the home of HGTV’s Home Town – Laurel Mercantile.
We’re also within easy walking distance of the Laurel Train Depot, The Laurel Welcome Center, Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, an ATM and the main post office.