NYCEDC today announced the launch of NYC BigApps 2014, the City’s annual contest for all members of the tech and civic ecosystems to create web or mobile apps and other technology products using public and private data to address pressing City challenges.
NYCEDC and Triangle Equities today announced the execution of the lease for a long-vacant three-acre site in the St. George neighborhood of Staten Island, paving the way for construction to begin on the $200 million mixed-use Lighthouse Point development.
NYCEDC announced that Senvol has won the fifth annual NYC Next Idea competition, a global new venture competition that encourages teams from around the world to launch innovative business ventures in New York City.
NYCEDC today announced that the Foreign Trade Zones Board has approved The City of New York’s Alternative Site Framework application, greatly expediting and streamlining the process required of New York City businesses to access the benefits provided by Foreign Trade Zone status.
NYCEDC and the New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering today announced the opening of the Urban Future Lab, a business incubator in Downtown Brooklyn that supports startup companies, showcases innovation, and provides educational and workforce training focused on sustainable infrastructure and urban resilience.
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), and the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship at Baruch College, in cooperation with the Western Union Foundation, today announced the third annual Competition To Help Reach Immigrant Ventures and Entrepreneurs (THRIVE).
NYCEDC President Kyle Kimball and Central Amusement International President Valerio Ferrari today broke ground on the Thunderbolt, Coney Island’s first custom roller coaster since the Cyclone was built in 1927.