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Adweek
September 29, 2015

How 6 Powerful Women in Media and Marketing Redefined the Rules of Leadership Shot at LMHQ in Lower Manhattan. Read More

Refinery29
August 11, 2015

"There have been times where I’ve felt like an outsider in the industry. As an economic-development professional working within the tech community (and being a woman, and not a coder), there have been times when gender bias has led to having my authority questioned — at times in obvious ways and others not so much. I’ve definitely had to teach myself over the years to talk the talk of a technologist (as best as I could!). I even enrolled in some classes at 3rd Ward back in the day to build some tech skills — skills I understood through my work to be vital to the city’s future.  Read More

NY1
August 07, 2015

Have you been inside LMHQ yet?! Take a tour with Downtown Alliance president, Jessica Lappin, and NY1 — beginning at 14:45. Read More

New York Technology Council
February 20, 2015

Last May, I asked New York Technology Council CEO Erik Grimmelmann for his suggestions for how then-new Mayor Bill de Blasio should approach tech policy. He said de Blasio should try to emulate London Mayor Boris Johnson, who he highlighted as an innovative cheerleader. Read More

Control Group
January 23, 2015

Responding to a push from President Obama, three Senate Democrats introduced legislation Thursday to revoke state laws that hinder local governments from getting into the broadband business. Read More