Around 10 years ago co-working spaces began opening up to offer affordable office space solutions to startups and freelancers, but recently much larger tech firms have been jumping in. Over the past year, larger companies are now looking for the benefits of locating in these shared office environments.

As a result, big media conglomerates and newly crowned tech giants have been moving employees to co-working and incubator spaces. These spaces are set up so that Fortune 500 tech companies now have better access to innovators, innovations, talent, and reduced real estate costs.