New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and HiberCell, a New York City based life sciences company focused on developing therapeutics for preventing cancer relapse announced the completion of the first NYC Early Stage Life Sciences Fund transaction.
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and CIV:LAB, a global nonprofit dedicated to connecting urban innovation ecosystems around the world, today launched The Grid, a unique network for New York City’s urban tech community, consisting of over 70 organizations from various sectors to share ideas, build new partnerships, and offer key resources needed for sector growth.
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today announced the four newest vendors coming to the new Essex Market in spring 2019. Don Ceviche, Happy Pig, Mille Nonne, and Heros & Villains will be joining 24 current vendors in spring 2019 at the new 115 Delancey Street location.
The de Blasio Administration today announced it is offering up to $300,000 in microgrants to qualified organizations that specialize in workforce development. The grants will support research and planning into innovative approaches the City could take to promote training and hiring of underrepresented New Yorkers in tech and other in-demand sectors. The grants will build upon existing investments that the City has made in the tech sector, which have led to employers like Amazon and Google announcing their second headquarters in Long Island City, Queens and the expansion of their Manhattan-based workforce, respectively.