Willard Media Studio

Location: Washington DC

Square Footage: 4,300

Architect: Rust Orling Architects

Client: CARR Companies

Description: D.C.-based public relations firm Nahigian Strategies, in collaboration with The Carr Cos., launched a multimedia production space called Big Whig Media out of the Willard InterContinental Hotel. Big Whig has two main studio spaces with large windows to the Willard plaza as a backdrop. Users are able to retrofit the space with their logos and branding while recording. Big Whig includes 5 editing bays, 3 uplink rooms and a greenroom for guests. The center takes over the space formerly occupied by Chanel, next to Café du Parc.