NYCEDC and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) today announced the second round of winners of the Fashion Manufacturing Initiative (FMI) grant program, a $3 million public-private program designed to support local fashion manufacturing and promote growth in the City’s fashion sector.
NYCEDC and Business Outreach Center Network today announced the launch of BXL Business Incubator, a business incubator in Hunts Point that supports early stage entrepreneurs as they grow their businesses and create jobs in the Bronx.
NYCEDC and the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship at Baruch College, in cooperation with the Western Union Foundation and the Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation, today announced that South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (SoBRO) has won the third annual Competition To Help Reach Immigrant Ventures and Entrepreneurs (THRIVE).
Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development Alicia Glen, NYCEDC President Kyle Kimball, Manufacture New York CEO Bob Bland, and Salmar Properties Co-Founder Marvin Schein today announced the creation of the Manufacturing Innovation Hub for Apparel, Textiles + Wearable Tech, an innovative fashion manufacturing and design hub in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.
On Thursday, December 4th at 11:00 am, New York City Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development Alicia Glen, NYCEDC President Kyle Kimball, Manufacture New York CEO Bob Bland, and Salmar Properties Co-Founder Marvin Schein will announce a new manufacturing initiative in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.
NYCEDC today announced that 13 promising New York City-based food manufacturers have been awarded scholarships for the Crain’s Made In New York event on Thursday, October 23, hosted by Crain’s New York Business and Taste NY.
NYCEDC today announced the grand opening of the 133,000 square foot Broadway Plaza retail development, already creating approximately 200 new full and part-time jobs in the Riverdale/Kingsbridge sections of the Bronx.
NYCEDC and Community Solutions today announced the grand opening of Mother Gaston Boulevard Pops! (MGB Pops!), a pop-up marketplace in Brownsville, Brooklyn featuring food and retail from local entrepreneurs.