Perceptive Software Breaks Ground on Lenexa HQ
September 18, 2012
LLC’s new 240,000-square-foot headquarters in Lenexa is a step closer to
reality after Tuesday’s groundbreaking.
released a rendering of the site Tuesday afternoon and confirmed details that
probably were on the minds of Perceptive’s more than 700 local employees: Yes,
Perceptive is moving its original slide to the new headquarters.
annual dodgeball tournament is staying, too, with the addition of a new
dodgeball court at the Lenexa site, which will sit on 13.4 acres owned by
In the spring of
2014, Perceptive’s employees are slated to move from Shawnee, the company’s
home since 2005, to the spot southwest of 89th Street Parkway and Renner Road
in the Lenexa City Center development.
count has tripled during its time in the Shawnee building. Perceptive also has
experienced significant revenue growth since being bought by Lexmark
International Inc. for $280 million in 2010.
“This new global headquarters will be
representative of the progressive company culture that has been vital to the
growth of Perceptive Software,” Scott Coons, Perceptive CEO and Lexmark vice
president, said in a written statement.
is handling the new HQ design, which will include a glass atrium bridge that
will connect the two buildings.
The Lenexa site
also features a cafe, access to future walking and biking trails, and a nearby
fitness center for employees.
JE Dunn Construction is the general contractor.
to provide its investment amount.