WeWork Makes Its Pitch As An Innovation Enabler

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The innovation economy requires more than caffeine and collaboration for fuel. A common workspace is fine, but so is mentorship and even splashy awards shows with monetary prizes. That’s the path chosen by WeWork.

The space-sharing company, already famous and well-funded for the value it offers to modern, technologically proficient and often geographically separated workforces, keeps making inroads in payments and commerce — in fact, it is getting into software via the just announced acquisition of Teem, which sells office management technology.

WeWork also wants to make a bigger name for itself as an enabler of innovation. Already, it has helped score some significant successes.

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One of those is a company called Coffee Meets


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