Mayor Bill de Blasio today marked the beginning of Fashion Week by announcing new and expanded programs to support the city’s fashion industry, tripling the current investment from $5 million to $15 million.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the Digital.NYC Five-Borough Tour, a series of public events to directly introduce New Yorkers to Digital.NYC, a first-of-its-kind comprehensive hub for the city’s tech ecosystem.
NYCEDC and 92nd Street Y today announced the third class of NYC Fashion Fellows, a year-long fellowship program for emerging leaders and rising stars in New York City-based fashion management positions.
Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development Alicia Glen, NYCEDC President Kyle Kimball and ACE Theatrical Group President and CEO David Anderson today announced the reopening of the historic Kings Theatre following an extensive $95 million restoration and renovation of the former movie palace and architectural gem.
NYCEDC and 92nd Street Y today announced the 2015 class of NYC Venture Fellows, an annual, year-long program to help emerging entrepreneurs from around the world expand their businesses in New York City through executive-level mentoring, networking and educational opportunities.
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).