Seth Pinsky

Flushing Commons finally moves forward
Flushing Commons finally moves forward
Northeast Terence M. Cullen 3/13/2013 at 1:16PM

The long-delayed Flushing Commons project is finally starting this fall, with accommodations for parking and small business, the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) has announced. The $850 million project, a decade in the making, got the green light Tuesday, March 12, and construction is planned to start later this year. The two-phase project [...]

Courier hosts Power Breakfast on future of LIC’s tech boom
Courier hosts Power Breakfast on future of LIC’s tech boom
Networking Events Terence M. Cullen 10/12/2012 at 10:16AM

Seth Pinsky, president of the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), made clear that as business sectors based in the city move forward, technology will become more crucial. “As we like to say at EDC: whereas in the past the technology industry was a sector; increasingly, today, the economy itself is the tech sector.” [...]

Queens Courier to present Power Breakfast
Networking Events Cristabelle Tumola 9/20/2012 at 6:57AM

Queens, particularly Long Island City, could be the “Silicon Valley of the East.” With this in mind, The Queens Courier, together with TD Bank, will present “The Future of LIC: How the tech boom will affect you & your business!,” a power breakfast networking event on Thursday, October 11. The event will be led by [...]

Rockaway Courthouse to be revitalized
News Melissa Chan 1/31/2012 at 1:09PM

The former Rockaway Courthouse — saved from its longtime sentence of stagnancy — has been given a second life. The limestone and marble courthouse, located at 90-01 Beach Channel Drive, was originally constructed in 1932. But for the last 20 years, the building has remained vacant. Now, the city is seeking interested buyers to reactivate [...]