In the November episode of our Meet the Makers podcast series, Miquela Craytor, the director of the Industrial Desk, sits down with David Lee, the co-founder of KD New York, an apparel and dancewear company based in the Bronx. The company received a $50,000 grant through our Industrial Growth Initiative and was recently chosen as one of the 100 Fastest Growing Inner City Companies by Initiative for a Competitive Inner City.
Today is National Manufacturing Day! To celebrate, NYCEDC is excited to announce the launch of “Meet the Makers,”our newest podcast series. Each month, we will share stories of the next generation of manufacturers who live and work right here in New York City. Listen to this sneak preview of the first episode that will be released later in October.
Behind jewelry, robot, art installation, and building design is Rapid Prototyping and Fabrication (RPF), an emerging industry that is bringing New York City’s culture of innovation and experimentation into the digital age.
NYCEDC today announced the three winners of the Industrial Growth Initiative, a two-stage growth strategy and realization program to provide New York City’s industrial businesses with the opportunity to learn specialized growth and development strategies from industry experts.
Making It Here is a yearlong series of programs organized in partnership with Open House New York (OHNY) that explores manufacturing in the city today. Find out where you can find cutting edge manufacturing technologies being developed right here in NYC.