Gawker’s blogroom

By Steve Outing

Nick Denton’s Gawker blogging empire has some new office space in Manhattan. As reported by New York Magazine, Denton rented a storefront on Crosby Street. Gawker HQ is set to open next week.

The space, according to NYM: “A plate-glass window will let passersby view the bloggers a-blogging, there won’t be cubicles, there will be sofas, and the walls will be green. … Denton’s fantasy seems to be a sort of ersatz nineteenth-century newsroom, where readers can gossip in person instead of merely e-mailing from their Gmail accounts.”

Denton was kind enough to e-mail me some photos …

Author: Steve Outing Steve Outing is a Boulder, Colorado-based media futurist, digital-news innovator, consultant, journalist, and educator. ... Need assistance with media-company future strategy? Get in touch with Steve!