Gina Champion-Cain Champion-Cain: “There’s a huge movement in corporate hospitality and amenity space, and part of that is seeing more of these chef-driven hospitality concepts.”

SAN DIEGO—Today’s food offerings in office buildings go beyond the deli in the lobby to include services like cooking classes, wine tastings and other collaborative efforts that allow businesses to attract and retain the best talent, American National Investors’ CEO Gina Champion-Cain tells GlobeSt.com. Leading life-science real estate developer BioMed Realty is adding ANI’s culinary amenity, the Patio Marketplace, to AXIOM, BioMed’s three-building campus on Executive Dr. and Towne Centre Ct. in University Towne Centre here. The 5,000-square-foot eatery will mark the first restaurant within a corporate campus for the San Diego-based hospitality company the Patio Group, an entity owned by ANI.