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Fast Company
December 13, 2016

At the Fast Company Innovation Festival, leaders from IBM, Saatchi & Saatchi, and more shared their thoughts on leadership and hiring. Read More

July 20, 2016

As a young woman at the helm of a company in the tech space, we were very excited to pick Hirschfeld’s brain at the LMHQ Women’s Breakfast: Women Leaders in Manhattan Read More

New York Business Journal
June 28, 2016

Part co-working space, part entrepreneurial event space, and part lower Manhattan community space, LMHQ last week celebrated its one-year anniversary with a party to show off both its offices at 150 Broadway and some of the people who rely on the non-profit resource. Read More

January 28, 2016

Business news: American media company Architizer has received $7 million to develop an online products marketplace for architects that aims to be as revolutionary as Airbnb and Uber. The funding, which equates to approximately £4.9 million, will go towards the development and launch of Architizer Source, an online tool that enables architects to more easily specify products. Read More

Grub Street
January 26, 2016

It's not hard to find bubble tea — a Taiwanese tea-based drink that often includes tapioca balls — in New York, especially on the Lower East Side. So what makes Boba Guys special? After a few successful pop-ups in New York (which attracted Cronut-level lines), the San Francisco–based shop has opened a permanent location on Clinton Street. Read More

Complex Magazine
January 05, 2016

LinkNYC, a project funded by CityBridge, has already begun to install the Wi-Fi hotspots in New York City The Wall Street Journal reports. On Tuesday two kiosks were unveiled though they won't be working for another week or so, the New York Daily News reports. With a goal of 500 kiosks set up by July CityBridge aims to install a total 7,500 kiosks thanks to a $200 million investment.   Read More

New York Post
December 01, 2015

The Alliance for Downtown New York nailed it with a report it put out just before Thanksgiving on the district’s current healthy state and a future likely to see significant economic growth. Read More

NY1 News
November 23, 2015

A new report shows strong job growth in Lower Manhattan since the September 11th attacks. The Alliance for Downtown New York says private sector employment surged to more than 227,000 jobs in the fourth quarter of 2014. It's the highest growth in the private sector since the end of 2001. Read More

July 24, 2015

The fact that major metropolitan areas have been striving to provide free, public Wi-Fi is nothing new. Bigbelly has teamed up with New York City’s Downtown Alliance to provide public Wi-Fi through solar powered trash cans. Read More