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New York Daily News: "Good times coming back to the city"


In their article "Good times coming back to the city," The New York Daily News explores the economics behind NYC's ascent out of the recession.

On NYC's tech sector, they said the following:

New York . . . has given rise to Internet forces like Foursquare Labs and Gilt Groupe and spawned countless startups. Google, Facebook and Twitter have all opened major outposts here.

High-tech employment has grown 30% over the last five years to 90,000 jobs. "Every single company in technology is hiring," said David Tisch, managing director, NYC, for TechStars, a technology incubator.

How does NYCEDC encourage growth in the tech environment? By offering the following initiatives:

Find out more via NYCEDC's NYC Tech Stats & Facts infographic.



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