Monday Properties, a dynamic real estate investment firm and industry-leading developer, today announced that the National Association of Corporate Directors(NACD) has secured a long-term office lease for 40,000 SF at 1100 Wilson Blvd in Rosslyn, Virginia. This location will now serve as NACD’s headquarters.
“Rosslyn continues to be one of the leading markets in Northern Virginia to successfully attract new businesses, and we are thrilled to welcome NACD to our community,” said John Wharton, Senior Vice President of Leasing at Monday Properties. “This deal speaks volumes about the appeal of our best-in-class office portfolio, which offers tenants cutting-edge solutions and strategic space that fosters innovation and collaboration. Our commitment to creating dynamic work environments continues to resonate, providing businesses the ideal foundation for growth, productivity, and success in the modern business landscape.”
“NACD is deeply committed to its more than 140 employees and almost 24,000 members who, together, are helping companies make a difference in the world. We are excited that our move to 1100 Wilson will provide our staff, members and others the opportunity to engage with NACD in a world-class space with world-class amenities and convenience,” said Alex Obuchowski, NACD Chief Financial Officer. “Our new office space, which we expect to fully occupy in the fourth quarter of 2024, is a key part of our long-term strategy as we continue to guide corporate directors and boards in being catalysts for economic growth.”
The Towers, 1100 Wilson and 1000 Wilson Blvd, consists of two trophy-class office buildings in the heart of Rosslyn. In addition to panoramic views of Washington, DC, the asset offers a full suite of curated amenities, including a brand new 12,000 SF Conference Facility and Lounge – an upscale space that can accommodate a wide variety of meetings and events. Tenants have exclusive access to an expansive rooftop terrace with indoor and outdoor entertaining and meeting space, complete with a bar, catering kitchen, fireplace, and lounge seating. Additionally, tenants can enjoy the building's 12,000 SF fitness facility, with state-of-the-art equipment, a spin and yoga studio, and spa-quality locker rooms with towel service.
"NACD's choice to make Rosslyn its new home underscores the community's reputation as a hub for innovation, collaboration, and leadership,” said Mary-Claire Burick, President of the Rosslyn Business Improvement District (BID). "As the leading organization dedicated to advancing exemplary board leadership, NACD's presence in Rosslyn reinforces the neighborhood's commitment to fostering governance excellence. Together, we look forward to cultivating an environment where ideas flourish and connections thrive, contributing to the continued vibrancy of Rosslyn as a premier business destination."
Rosslyn stands as the key economic center of Northern Virginia, embodying an impressive array of coveted amenities sought by today’s tenant. The region sits on top of three Metro lines and is linked to five major interstates, ensuring unparalleled connectivity and accessibility that alleviates commute concerns. With an exceptional quality of commercial real estate assets, its highly walkable, urban environment offers an array of local restaurants, retail, greenspaces, and connectivity to the greater DC region — an appealing draw for the modern office worker seeking convenience and a vibrant, urban atmosphere.
“This lease shows that business leaders are confident in the future of Rosslyn, and in the future of office,” said Timothy Helmig, Managing Partner at Monday Properties. “The addition of NACD’s in-person workforce adds real value to our local community, and underscores the vital role of well-connected, amenity-rich office spaces in fostering environments for businesses to thrive.”