AutoZone Corporate Headquarters

Located on a bluff along the Mississippi River in Memphis’ celebrated Cotton District, the AutoZone Headquarters establishes a dynamic corporate image amid its historic surroundings. Sophisticated interiors foster efficiency and flexibility, while encouraging interaction and teamwork among employees. A shaded roof terrace provides an urban oasis with commanding views of the river and cityscape. The building is the first seismic base-isolated structure to be built east of the Rockies.

Additional Information

LOCATION:  downtown Memphis, Tennessee

CLIENT:  AutoZone, Inc.

SIZE:  Eight-story, 270,000-square-foot office building with refurbished 600-car garage

LRK SERVICES:  architecture and interior design (in association with Gensler, Houston)


AIA Gulf States Region Awards

  • Merit Award

AIA Memphis

  • Award of Honor in New Construction Architecture

American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Tennessee Chapter

  • Architectural Contract Design Competition Award

ASID/Houston Chronicle Interior Design Awards

  • First Place in Commercial Corporate


Corporate Interiors No. 3


Architecture South

Interior Design

Tennessee Concrete

Memphis Magazine