Spaceworks waves its magic wand over Google HQ

Spaceworks waves its magic wand over Google HQ

A year ago Google New Zealand consisted of three people who would fly back and forth from Sydney to manage sales over here. Now there's about a dozen sales staff working in Auckland.

The headquarters on the 27th floor of the PwC building at the waterfront was refurbished eight months ago, and Spaceworks presided over the refit (read our Q&A with Spaceworks owner Lizzi Hines here). It definitely feels very Googley.

Indulge your inner voyeur. Photography by Idealog's resident tech editor Sim Ahmed.

Welcome to Google, are you feeling lucky?

The decor style is best described as a batch that's fallen into a picnic area at the beach.

Around 12 staff manage Google's sales services to New Zealand businesses. Mostly advertising and enterprise apps related.

Meeting room transported in from the sixties.

A novel approach to the humble awards shelf. No those aren't Google Glasses.

Colour scheme is definitely very Google.

Efficient storage of office plants or symbol of the Matrix? You decide.