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December 21, 2009 AT 2:23 pm

New York based start ups…

Nyc Manhattan From Empire State Building 2003
Nice list of NYC based start ups and companies, we’d add Adafruit, MAKE (has an offices & lots of staff here) and MakerBot of course :)

What sets New York apart from the rest of the world?  New York attracts the most creative, ambitious, and hard-working people into one extremely diverse city.  There’s an energy here that can’t be replicated anywhere else in the world.  Mix that with a great nightlife, culture, and a city that never sleeps — you can see why the New York startup movement has been picking up momentum.  I believe that NYC tech startups have a better eye for design, user experience, business models, and creating companies that solve real problems (and not launching more “me-too” companies).  And the icing on the cake?  The companies coming out of NYC right now are just… sexy.  There’s no other way to explain it.


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1 Comment

  1. I’m really happy to be here in nyc, and even more happy that so many businesses and people find a home here. Only in the past few years did I sort of “wake up” and find that I was born in such a hot bead of creativity.

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