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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.

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  • BarDen Contracting Services, LLC

    Discover how D’Ann Ricketts, President/CEM of BarDen Contracting Services grew her sub-contracting business with the help of Opportunity M/W/DBE 's Blueprint to Success Program.

  • Paperless Post

    Find out how Paperless Post was able to expand their growing tech business to Lower Manhattan with the help of NYCEDC.

  • IAC, InterActive Corp.

    Discover how the strikingly iconic IAC building, designed by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry, was able to be completed with the help of NYCIDA.

  • JetBlue

    NYCEDC led an interagency team which put together an innovative package that resulted in JetBlue’s decision to establish new headquarters in Long Island City, Queens.

  • 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.

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