Mayor De Blasio Announces Next Steps Towards Completion Of Manhattan Waterfront Greenway

In the early days, Harlem’s history of waterfront development like the Harlem Rowing clubs and more that came to an end during the early 1900’s.

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NYCEDC Unveils Global Cyber Center, Innovation Hub, New Talent Pipelines From Harlem To Hollis

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today unveiled its plans to transform New York City from Harlem to Hollis into a global leader of cybersecurity innovation and talent to combat one of the world’s greatest threats. Continue Reading →

New York City Launches First Blockchain Initiatives

Kicking off CoinDesk’s annual flagship Consensus conference as the opening keynote, NYCEDC President and CEO James Patchett today announced plans to plant a flag in New York City’s growing blockchain industry. Continue Reading →

NYC Hits Record Low Unemployment, Grows Wages and Jobs From Harlem To Hollis

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today announced key signals that New York City’s economy is thriving, hitting a record low unemployment rate of 4.2%, the lowest since 1976, which is the earliest available data from the New York State Department of Labor (NYSDOL).   Continue Reading →

Cybersecurity Companies Bringing Jobs To NYC, Following de Blasio’s Cyber NYC Initiative

From the stage of Cybertech TLV, one of the world’s largest convenings of the cybersecurity industry, NYCEDC President and CEO James Patchett made the case for New York City as a second home for international firms and announced a swell of new expansions from major industry players. Continue Reading →

CoinDesk, NYCEDC Team Up To Launch NYC’s Inaugural “Blockchain Week”

CoinDesk, Inc., the leading digital media, events and information services company for the crypto and blockchain community, will partner with New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) to sponsor Blockchain Week New York City, which will run from May 11-17, showcasing New York as a rising hub for blockchain jobs and innovation. Continue Reading →