Why Brooklyn Is The New Mecca For Fledgling Tech Startups
- Tucker Reed for Business Insider January 26th, 2014
- Source: http://www.businessinsider.com/brooklyn-is-the-new-mecca-for-startups-2014-1
Although every city is mired by challenges and no neighborhood truly represents an urban planner’s paradise, Brooklyn’s live-work lifestyle comes quite close. While recent pieces have chronicled the detrimental effects of large tech firms on cities, a new perspective is warranted.
Perhaps the grass is greener on the East Coast, but here in Brooklyn and throughout New York City, tech companies have been helping neighborhoods flourish because they are choosing to work in collaborative, creative environments.