iCode® Expands into New England, Opens First Massachusetts Campus
BOSTON, MA – April 22, 2019
The Bulfinch Companies (Bulfinch), a private real estate investment, development and management firm, today announced it has signed a lease with iCode at the Wellesley Galleria in Wellesley, MA. Mike Wilcox, SVP and Director of Leasing at Bulfinch, served as the leasing broker for the landlord and Adam Conviser at Conviser Property Group represented the tenant.
The Wellesley Galleria, located at 75-79 Central Street, is a 13,252 SF retail and office building located in a boutique shopping area on Wellesley’s Central Street. Situated less than a quarter mile from Route 16, approximately three miles from I-95/Route 128 and Route 9, and minutes from Wellesley College, the property’s highly desirable location provides easy access for future students and families attending classes at iCode.
“iCode takes great pride in announcing that after much demand we are expanding to the New England region, with our new Wellesley location serving as our first campus in Massachusetts,” said Ganesh Shastri, Manager of iCode Wellesley. “Wellesley Galleria’s central location, visibility and unique design make it a perfect fit for iCode to enter this new market.”
iCode was founded in Dallas, Texas in 2015 and provides a variety of exciting and unique student curriculum programs for science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) education to students in first through 12th grades. Designed as a high-tech campus, iCode offers after-school, weekend and summer programs in STEAM courses and computer programming designed to provide today’s students with the experience and technical skills needed to be future high-tech leaders. Additionally, iCode also offers adult bootcamps to help adults learn new technology skills for the workplace.
“We are thrilled to welcome iCode as a Bulfinch tenant,” said Mike Wilcox, SVP and Director of Leasing at Bulfinch. “iCode’s unique combination of technology and state-of-the-art curriculum will offer students a wide range of opportunities. Their vision of strengthening future, high-tech leaders through experiential learning aligns with Bulfinch’s entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to science and technology in Greater Boston.”