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. A shaded roof terrace provides an urban oasis with commanding views of the river and cityscape. Interiors are designed for efficiency and flexibility, while encouraging interaction and teamwork among employees. The building is the first seismic base-isolated structure 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