Arizona Coworking Alliance: Find your Coworking Home

Coworking has made quite a name for its self in the past few years as more and more people take the leap into the entrepreneurial lifestyle. Not to mention, coworking spaces make a great alternative for those who may have long commutes, or just need a space to get side-hustle stuff done. But who is out there making sure these coworking spaces are adhering to codes of conduct and creating safe and productive spaces for their hard workers?

Well, here in Arizona, we are lucky enough to have the AZ Coworking Alliance. This alliance is made up of owners and leaders from different spaces in the area who have committed to opening up their space to share their unique flavor of coworking while sticking to the code of conduct of the #coworklocal community.

Our very own Thrive Coworking for Women is one of the many spaces in the alliance, and the director, Braelyn Smith, is one of the alliance’s leaders. She and the rest of the leaders are very passionate about making sure everyone who wants to find a shared space has the tools and ability to find their perfect fit!

Here’s how ACA can help you find your coworking home:

The AZ Coworking Visa

The AZ Coworking Visa is a 30-day coworking pass to explore all 20+ local spaces. After visiting all the spaces, choose what is the best community for your needs, and sign up!

You’ll get 30 days to explore the coworking spaces near you, without having to make any commitment. Not to mention save quite a bit of money considering day passes at most the spaces are $35 a day!

Check out some awesome spaces you will have the opportunity to visit once purchasing the visa below:

BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU COWORKING

Providing ethical businesses with a place to meet, work, and grow, BBB’s 30,000-square-foot campus features private rooms and coworking areas with varying seating capacities to accommodate individuals and large groups.

–30,000 sq/ft–

1010 E Missouri Ave, Phoenix, AZ

CODOBE

Codobe is a Family Friendly collaboration and coworking space

–1,930 sq ft–

12211 W Bell Road Suite 107 Surprise, AZ 85378

CO+HOOTS COWORKING

Ranked #4 coworking space in the nation, CO+HOOTS coworking is a resource hub of events, space and community for scaling entrepreneurs and startups.

–14,000 sq/ft–

221 E Indianola Ave, Phoenix AZ
MESA COMING SOON

COMPASS CLUB

All office amenities included, bilingual team, podcast room, gift shop and supply store, business grade internet, conference rooms, computer lab, receptionist, business card placement, invitations to networking events, short and long term options available.

–10,000 sq/ft–

2601 N. 3rd St., Suite 217, Phoenix, AZ

CONNECT COWORKING

Connect Coworking is located in the heart of downtown Tucson, AZ. While there are other office spaces in Tucson, as well as incubators, Connect is the only coworking space in Tucson, AZ. With over 90 companies operating out of the space Connect provides offices for non-profits, fortune 500’s, freelancers, startups and entrepreneurs. From workshops, to lunch & learns, to launch parties and speaker series, Connect is a hub for the businesses that operate out of its space, as well as the Tucson community as a whole.

–14,000 sq/ft–

33 S. 5TH AVE.

TUCSON, AZ 85701

THE DEPARTMENT

We know that no two businesses are alike, so we offer a range of workspace options, from private offices to reserved desks to flexible work spaces to a shared office – for individuals and teams of 20.

–16,000 sq/ft–

1 N 1st St #600, Phoenix, AZ

DESKHUB

Here at DeskHub, we are a coworking space that thrives on collaboration. We provide businesses with a flexible workspace that helps them grow and build relationships with their community.

–15,000 sq/ft–

7135 E Camelback Rd Suite #360, Scottsdale, AZ

EZ SPACES

A coworking environment designed for more collaborative ways of working, meeting and learning in Gilbert Arizona.

–7,000 sq/ft–

1530 E Williams Field Rd #201, Gilbert, AZ

GANGPLANK

Gangplank is a COMMUNITY. We aren’t just a free coworking space. We are about more than shared space. We are about SHARED VISION. We are a collaborative WORKSPACE.

–7,000 sq/ft–

250 S Arizona Ave #2, Chandler, AZ
525 N Central Ave, Avondale
22240 S Ellsworth Rd, Queen Creek

GRID. WORKS

Our central location with easy parking makes this space unique. We have close access to the 51 freeway and many great restaurants for entertaining. We offer 50″ Smart TV’s and white boards in all meeting spaces. We have an indoor/outdoor event space for large events, classes, etc. One amazing perk is the access to our Podcast/Video room with state of the art equipment, lights, and green screen. Come check us out! shhhhhh we also don’t charge for paper.

–8,000 sq ft–

5227 N. 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85014

HERA HUB PHX

“Spa-inspired” coworking space for women business owners, entrepreneurs and professionals. A flexible workspace that is designed by women for women, the way women like to work.

–3,800 sq/ft–

2111 E. Highland Ave. Ste 240, Phoenix, AZ

INFINITY COWORKING

Infinity Coworking is an intimate boutique coworking space catering to flextime members craving an airy light-filled work space, community and meeting space.

–2,500 sq/ft–

2250 E Germann Rd Suite 6, Chandler, AZ

MAC6

MAC6 is the ideal coworking space for purpose driven people, collaborative efforts and team oriented entrepreneurs alike.

–15,000 sq/ft–

1430 W Broadway Rd #201, Tempe, AZ

THE OFFICE BOWL

An art inspired, all inclusive, boutique coworking space.
–4,150 sq ft–

1415 N. 7th. Ave. Phoenix, Az 85007

OFFICE EVOLUTION PHX

Office Evolution Phoenix is located in the beautiful neighborhood of Ahwatukee in south Phoenix. Located just west of the I-10 and Chandler Boulevard intersection with a backdrop of the iconic South Mountain. Our location has a bright, friendly mix of coworking areas, dedicated offices, and meeting spaces to meet your needs.


–6,000 sq ft–

4435 E. Chandler Blvd. Suite 200 Phoenix, AZ 85048

STARSHINE AZ

We offer an intimate female approach to co-working where the members truly get to know each other and collectively support the success of each other’s business.


–1,000 sq ft–

6801 N Glen Harbor Blvd #200, Glendale, AZ

THE WAYNE SMITH

Mid-century home of Landscape Architect A. Wayne Smith.

–27,000 sq ft–

2120 S Rural Rd. Tempe, AZ 85282

What to do in Gilbert for Fall: Thrive Edition

What to do in Gilbert for Fall: Thrive Edition

Fall is here, and while it may not always feel like it here in Gilbert, Arizona, it doesn’t mean that us Arizonian’s don’t know how to celebrate the season right.

If you’re new to the Phoenix area and not sure where to go, or are just someone looking for some new ideas for Fall fun, you’ve come to the right place.

Over at Thrive, we are collectively a pretty festive bunch, so we’ve come together to provide you with our favorite ways to celebrate this beautiful season.

The Making of Thrive: A Coworking Space for Women by Women

The Making of Thrive: A Coworking Space for Women by Women

Ask anyone involved with Thrive, and they’ll tell you there’s no way it would be the supportive, strong, and fun community it is today without the hands-on involvement from it’s two leading ladies.

Lynne-King and Braelyn Smith, the kick-ass mother-daughter duo, brought the right amount of business know-how and people skills together to create the perfect women’s coworking space in downtown Gilbert, Arizona.

Want to learn more about these women and how Thrive got started just nine short months ago? Well, what’s a better way to do so than from the ladies themselves.