HqO was founded in January 2018 by Chase Garbarino. HqO is an app and website that gives tenants a voice so that landlords and managers can create better living spaces.
HqO partners with landlords, property managers, and brokers who want to attract innovative tenants, provide a premium experience, and increase overall asset value.
The HqO tenant experience platform operates in 7 countries and covers more than 150 million square feet of property.
In January 2018, the company signed a partnership with T3 Advisors to engage portfolio tenants; discusses disruptive proptech at Bisnow event. The same team that built the VentureApp, a business community platform, is behind HqO. The new name is short for Headquarters Optimized.
In April 2021, HqO raised $60 million in venture capital financing.
HqO maintains a corporate office in Boston, Massachusetts.