Success Stories

New York City. Make it Here.

The City is working hard to create new business opportunities throughout the five boroughs.

Companies across many industries have found success in relocating or expanding their operations in New York City. See how businesses large and small can make it here.

  • Build NYC, Manhattan College

    With the help of Build NYC, Manhattan College closed on a $21,420,000 bond transaction, the proceeds of which redeemed and refinanced the college’s outstanding tax-exempt debt.

  • Mondial Automotive Inc.

    Find out about a true immigrant entrepreneur success story. With the help of NYCEDC and NYCIDA, the Kaldawy family, founders of Mondial Automotive, was able to stay in Queens, grow their business and make it here, in New York City.

  • The Theatre of the Oppressed NYC

    Find out how Katy Rubin, Founder of Theatre of the Oppressed NYC, was able to marry her artistic side with her entrepreneurial side with the help of NYCEDC and New York Foundation for the Arts-NYFA’s Artist as Entrepreneur Boot Camp and make it in New York City.

  • Public School

    Discover how Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne, Creators of Public School and Black Apple made a fashion statement with the help of NYCEDC and the CFDA Fashion Incubator and made it here, in New York City.

  • Baby Cakes And Pies, Cookies Too

    Find out about the Hot Bread Kitchen Incubator Program and how Diana Scot-Sho, Incubator Program entrepreneur made it here – in New York City.

  • Ecologic Solutions Inc.

    Find out about Anselm Doering - Brooklynite, Green-Eco evangelist, and how he founded and took EcoLogic Solutions from his apartment, to the Varick St incubator, to the Brooklyn Navy Yards as a thriving business. Discover how Anselm made it here - in New York City.

  • ACME Smoked Fish Corp.

    Find out about how the Caslow family—four generations of pride, success, and ownership of Acme Smoked Fish—grew and made it here in New York City.

  • Pixable

    Meet Inaki Berenguer CEO of Pixable. From MIT, to 160 Varick, to his own office space, find out how Inaki made it here, in New York City.

  • Julia Gray, Ltd.

    With the help of IDA, Julia Gray, Ltd. was able to purchase a larger facility in Long Island City, keeping jobs within the community and revenue in New York City.

  • Twin Pines

    Peter Bourbeau has been in the real estate management business in New York City for over 25 years, looking for ways to innovate and improve his services he looked to solar energy products.


Searching for a rewarding career in NYC? There could be a position waiting for you at NYCEDC.


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