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Technology Footprint: Starting Up in New York

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 26, 2011 @ 4:45 pm In Technology,Venture Capital | Comments Disabled

At a friend’s house for a Christmas day party (yesterday), I speak with her 20-something nephew, who has worked at several NY area start ups. I mentioned this map, and he said it misses lots of small and newer start ups — the density is even greater.

I believe 2011 was the year NYC start ups received more invested Venture Capital money than Boston for the first time. Given the massive difference in size, that is fairly astonishing.


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Source: NYT [1]

Re-engineering New York: More Than a Sci-Fi Dream? [2]
GINIA BELLAFANTE November 18, 2011

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[1] Image: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2011/11/20/nyregion/technology-footprint-starting-up-in-new-york.html

[2] Re-engineering New York: More Than a Sci-Fi Dream?: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/20/nyregion/new-york-as-a-tech-hot-spot-is-it-just-a-sci-fi-dream.html

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