Queens Tech Meetup

Queens Tech Meetup
Queens Tech Meetup
News Alexa Altman 9/28/2012 at 12:11PM

Over a hundred technology fanatics assembled on the rooftop of Hunter’s Point Plaza in Long Island City for this month’s Queens Tech Meetup. Hosted by the Coalition for Queens, the Thursday, September 27 event brought together members of the tech community to share ideas, network and gain insight from stars of the tech industry. Amol [...]

Start-ups flock to Queens
Start-ups flock to Queens
News Alexa Altman 8/14/2012 at 12:41PM

Tech start-up companies, escaping steep Manhattan rents and expanding Queens-born businesses, are setting up shop in Long Island City. “It has a pioneering and innovative spirit,” said Coalition for Queens founder Jukay Hsu of the neighborhood’s energy. The creator of the non-profit organization, responsible for fostering the tech community in the borough through raising awareness [...]

Queens Tech Meetup 2: Educate and innovate
Queens Tech Meetup 2: Educate and innovate
News Liam La Guerre 7/31/2012 at 2:37PM

Attention Queens innovators: think outside the box. At the second Queens Tech Meetup, local inventors learned that while Queens can potentially surface as one of the nation’s leading technology regions, creators must be fully engaged to energize the movement. The advice was given to nearly 200 techies and digital startup hopefuls by venture capitalist Charlie [...]