HP Opens Doors to State-of-the-Art Executive Briefing Center

HP Opens Doors to State-of-the-Art Executive Briefing Center 
PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/16/13 --  HP (NYSE: HPQ) today
officially opened its new headquarters lobby and Executive Briefing
Center, a 37,700-square-foot addition to its existing headquarters in
Palo Alto, Calif.  
The Executive Briefing Center provides an immersive experience across
the breadth of HP's innovative solutions, products and services. It
helps HP customers around the world gain better knowledge of HP's
technological capabilities and displays the company's commitment to
its sustainability goals.  
"This building is a symbol of our turnaround and sets the tone for a
continued path of progress and rejuvenation," said Meg Whitman, chief
executive officer, HP. "It represents our continued commitment to our
partners and customers and is a striking backdrop for HP's innovative
products and technology."  
The addition, designed by Gensler and constructed by Rudolph and
Sletten, features transparent floor-to-ceiling glass with cable-net
curtain wall detail and is erected around a California Heritage Oak
tree and courtyard. The Executive Briefing Center is currently
awaiting LEED-CI Platinum certification and aligns with HP's goal of
reducing greenhouse gas emissions from HP-owned and HP-leased
facilities by 20 percent relative to 2005 levels by the end of 2013.
The building is powered by energy from renewable resources and is
designed to use less potable water and up to 50 percent less
irrigation water.  
Additional information about HP's new Executive Briefing Center,
including a virtual tour, is available in this informational video. 
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HP
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