The 25 coolest offices of the 100 Best Companies

Mar 06, 2015
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Activision Blizzard

Game developers at the Santa Monica video game company have no shortage of distraction—or decor.

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Photograph by Scott Trekas

ACUITY

Headquarters at the Sheboygan, Wis.-based insurance company includes a 65-foot indoor ferris wheel.

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Adobe Systems

A rock wall helps relieve tension and recharge mental batteries during busy days at the software maker.

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Autodesk

Naps are encouraged for developers of computer aided design software in San Rafael, Calif.

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Camden Property Trust

The Houston-based apartment complex owner and manager has cutting edge offices.

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Photograph by Adam B. Auel

Capital One Financial

Open conference and meeting rooms allow transparency at the financial services company.

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Cisco Systems

Sleek offices for the Silicon Valley tech giant include concrete and wood details.

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CustomInk

The custom printed T-shirt retailer has a swank headquarters in Fairfax, Va.

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Photograph by Matt Olson

General Mills

An atrium in its Minneapolis headquarters lets employees of the food and cereal maker enjoy meals and breaks in a peaceful setting.

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Google

The colors of the media and tech giant's logo are used in the design of many of its offices around the world.

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Hyland Software, creator of OnBase

Fancy a mid-afternoon shave? A barber is onsite at this maker of content management software.

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Catalyst
Catalyst Event on January 29, 2013 in Mountain View, California. ( Photo by Norbert von der Groeben )Photograph by Norbert von der Groeben

Intuit

Games inspire developers who work at this creator of financial and tax prep software like Quicken and QuickBooks.

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Navy Federal Credit Union

A sprawling and lush campus in Pensacola, Fla. befits the largest credit union in the U.S.

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O.C. Tanner Company

This provider of employee recognition programs and HR services has colorful offices in Salt Lake City.

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Plante & Moran

The Southfield, Mich.-based auditing firm's headquarters has an airy open design.

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Quicken Loans

The online mortgage lender's fancy digs in downtown Detroit pay homage to the Motor City.

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Riot Games

Arcade or office space? Developers at this video game maker are always playing while they're working.

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Robert W. Baird

The employee-owned financial services firm's offices have sitting areas with sliding glass doors.

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Salesforce

The leading developer of customer relationship management software is in the middle of expanding its headquarters in downtown San Francisco to accommodate its fast growth.

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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

A lush courtyard at this pediatric hospital in Memphis, Tenn. lets hard-working staff enjoy the outdoors.

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Photograph by Chris Leonard

Boston Consulting Group

Employees of the global consulting firm's offices in New York can share personal photos on a wall.

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Twitter

Twitter's headquarters in San Francisco has plenty of distractions thanks to a game room.

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Photograph by Damion I. Hamilton

VMware

Working long hours? Naps can be taken in the Palo Alto, Calif.-based software company's cloud room.

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Photograph by Ian Steyaert

Whole Foods Market

Workers at the grocer's headquarters in Austin can work on laptops anywhere in the office.

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Zappos.com

Who wouldn't want to take a dip in a box of balls during the workday? And, with a camel lifeguard.

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An abbreviated version of this story appeared in the March 15, 2015 issue of Fortune.

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