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.
NYCEDC and State Senator Daniel Squadron today announced a temporary shuttle bus service will commence operation tomorrow, February 18, 2014, transporting riders between the India St. / Greenpoint and the N. 6th St. / N. Williamsburg East River Ferry landings during morning and evening rush hours.
Mayor Bill de Blasio today marked the beginning of Fashion Week by announcing the inaugural round of winners of the Fashion Manufacturing Initiative (FMI), a $3 million public-private program designed to support and promote growth of small businesses in the city’s fashion and manufacturing sectors
NYCEDC today announced the launch of Resiliency Innovations for a Stronger Economy (RISE : NYC), a competition to help small businesses impacted by Hurricane Sandy prepare for future storms, sea level rise and other effects of climate change.
NYCEDC and Health 2.0 today announced the launch of the second annual Pilot Health Tech NYC, a program designed to dramatically increase innovation and collaboration within New York City’s health technology sector.
Deputy Mayor Robert K. Steel and New York City Economic Development Corporation President Kyle Kimball today announced that the Hunts Point Terminal Produce Market has exercised a seven year lease renewal option, which commits the market to stay in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx until June of 2021.