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[Infographic] A Startup Founder’s Guide To New York

The Big Apple is many things to many people, but in recent decades the city has also become somewhat of a startup powerhouse – its startup ecosystem is these days regularly compared to Silicon Valley for its vibrancy and innovation. In fact New York is now considered an ideal location for young startups to base themselves from, attracted by the success of startups such as Gilt, Tumblr, and MongoDB.

Here’s an infographic by that takes a look at some of the statistics around startups in New York, and some of the reasons why you may possibly want to base your startup there:



Daniel Goh is the founder and chief editor of Young | Upstarts, as well as an F&B entrepreneur. Daniel has a background in public relations, and is interested in issues in entrepreneurship, small business, marketing, public relations and the online space. He can be reached at daniel [at] youngupstarts [dot] com.

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