We launched RLab – the first City-funded virtual and augmented reality lab in the country, at Brooklyn Navy Yard, with NYCEDC and NYU Tandon School. The center will fuel innovation, entrepreneurship and education, while creating 750 good-paying jobs for New Yorkers.
Her Big Idea
"Her Big Idea" is back for a third season! Produced by NYC Media, this popular half hour series features inspiring profiles of NYC women entrepreneurs, who have transformed one great idea into a thriving business in New York City. Tune in every Monday at 8:30pm!
The Office of Nightlife is kicking off a 5-borough listening tour. New Yorkers are invited to raise issues, voice concerns, and share ideas on topics such as quality of life, public safety, regulations, enforcement, and the role nightlife plays in fostering creativity and social cohesion. Read more here.
We teamed up with the Freelancers Union and IFP to launch the country’s first-ever Freelancers Hub, a resource center that features free coworking space, workshops, and direct services to support freelancers in media and entertainment. Learn more here.
New York in 25
In this new campaign, prominent New Yorkers lend their voices to boost awareness of NYC Life, the city's official TV station – channel 25 on most providers. The print, digital, and broadcast campaign reflects the station's diverse and award-winning original programming.