A True American City
New York has been idolized and worshipped as a grand haven for business, success, cutthroat competition, and now, startups. These are all good things, especially in the capitalist economy America was built on. The progression of New York City in the startup realm makes sense as the city itself has a way of taking people in and spitting them out if they're not careful, in true technological advancement form. With all of this competition and aggression, it's now wonder why the startup environment was attracted to Silicon Alley. The startup scene in many areas around the world is extremely competitive and holds with it many sleepless nights and 60-80 hour work weeks. With everything from FinTech to marketing apps to social media platforms; they all have a number of reasons to be in NYC, but the city itself creates a name of its own which draws many newcomers, year in, year out. Read on to learn more about the New York City startup scene and how mindStart can help New York City startups succeed!
Startup Scene in NYC
The startup scene in New York City is so prominent, they've coined the term "Silicon Alley" to describe the technology-focused district within the city limits. With more than 18,000 companies and 16,000 investors, there's more than enough startups to take your pick with who you want to do business with. The startup scene will only continue to grow as NYC is pouring cash in to anything with a glimpse of promise, hoping to strike it rich.
The culture throughout New York City is one of a "dog-eat-dog" world where you're friends with your enemies and the competition is always looking for ways to tear you down. This east-coast grittiness and toughness, combined with startup culture has led to some extremely efficient advances in technology in much shorter time periods than typically expected. New Yorkers are known for being quick on their feet, and it shows. There are numerous lists with 100s of new and exciting startups developing every month it seems. Overall, the culture within NYC is one which either makes or breaks your startup, but if you're in it to win it, you'll be rewarded ten-fold.
How mindStart Can Help Your NYC Startup
mindStart's excellent, US-based, outsourced customer service is the perfect solution to your rapidly growing startup. We help startups reach their goals quicker while at the same time offering the best customer support for your product and/or service. We treat your product as our own and embrace any and all intricacies it may hold. Feel free to contact us to learn more about our processes and how we can help you reach your goals!