BDG Architects was asked to create a welcoming environment that would reflect NorthStar Banks’ strong community involvement yet showcase what makes their brand special. The result was a LEED equivalent structure that transformed a once bleak high profile corner in South Tampa, Florida. Alongside the entry way is an architectural statement comprised of a column of back light translucent yellow panels that have woven their way into NorthStar Bank’s marketing plan and is quickly becoming an icon in the community. The interiors host fresh dynamic wood panels, a pop of color and glass offices that create the illusion of a never ending interior.
Total SF: 2,500
How NorthStar Bank is bucking banking trends
Tampa Bay Business Journal
NorthStar is ditching the teller line at the new office. Instead there will be a branch manager and two universal tellers, who can open accounts, handle deposits and accommodate business loans. NorthStar’s SBA lenders, mortgage bankers and securities broker will also spend time in the office. Read more.