New York City has one of the highest ranked startup ecosystems in the world.
New York City's tech ecosystem accounts for over 291,000 jobs and more than $124.7 billion in economic output. New York City's 7,500+ technology firms raised in excess of $9.6 billion in venture funding in 2016 and New York City has seen 18% growth in tech sector jobs over the past ten years, continuing to stand at the forefront of entrepreneurial growth in the tech sector.
NYCEDC plays a pivotal role in growing the tech ecosystem and promoting job growth through various programs. For more information on NYCEDC’s programs, refer to the individual links below.