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October 17, 2018

Work, learning and networking at heart of LMHQ. LMHQ reinvented itself from co-working setup Hive at 55 when it moved to a 12,500-square-foot space at 150 Broadway in 2015 and is now “co-working adjacent,” said Tracy Candido, director of programs and events, “because somebody like a WeWork would give you an office, a dedicated desk like a regular office, which is wonderful. LMHQ is different in that we can expand and contract the way you need us to.” Read More

Life Below Canal
August 29, 2018

New seasons means new activities and opportunities to try/check out/learn something new. When it comes to getting out of our comfort zone, we often turn to LMHQ and their incredible programming lineup. More than just work, meeting or event spaces, LMHQ is a resource for professionals living and working in New York, especially downtown. Read More

April 19, 2017

In a conversation at non-profit creative space LMHQ’s offices with the NYC Downtown Alliance’s Behind The Creative Curtain quarterly speaking series, West Elm’s Ella Tay, director of Brand Marketing + Partnerships, and Mo Mullen, Director of Business Development for LOCAL, discussed the nature of a multinational chain collaborating with others to build solid roots around its locations. Read More

November 14, 2016

Last December, an agency with no name, no office and no full-time employees shocked the media buying and planning world, without warning, by scooping up the lion's share of the North American business of Procter & Gamble, the world's largest advertiser.  Read More

My Host News
November 11, 2016

NYI, an end-to-end managed IT services provider that enables its customers to overcome critical business challenges by utilizing hybrid-IT solutions, announces that Megaport (USA) Inc, the US subsidiary of Megaport Limited (ASX: MP1) (“Megaport”), global leader in SDN-based elastic interconnection, established a strategic point of presence (“PoP”) within NYI’s New York and New Jersey data centers. Read More

February 10, 2016

Mountain Dew’s "Puppymonkeybaby" was hardly the most popular spot in Super Bowl 50 — at least according to viewer opinion. The bizarre commercial ranked only 55th out of 63 ads on this year’s USA Today Ad Meter list.   But it did produce more smiles than any other spot, according to a facial recognition study performed by Annalect, Omnicom’s data platform.   Read More

NY Post
September 16, 2016

Lower Manhattan has become a boomtown since the terrorist attacks on 9/11, with the population growing and the economy thriving, according to a report released Tuesday by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. Read More

Alliance for Downtown New York
February 03, 2016

Just listen to who’s making Lower Manhattan New York’s most dynamic neighborhood to do business in. Newly arriving mad men, tech innovators, fashionistas and media titans are joining established neighborhood forces in law and finance to usher in a new era in Lower Manhattan. The area’s business landscape is undergoing a dramatic transformation. Find out from the firms who are making New York’s oldest neighborhood new again why they call Lower Manhattan home by watching their videos below.   Read More

Brooklyn Daily Eagle
December 15, 2015

Nicole LaRusso, the Alliance’s Senior Vice President of Planning and Economic Development, elucidates that astounding statistic from a couch in the chic and sophisticated Lower Manhattan Headquarters (LMHQ) on 150 Broadway, a collaborative workspace that opened in July.  Read More