Tony Perkins: Build for the Millennials

By Lauren Keyson and Altynay Demeubayeva OnMedia NYC 2014 had the tag line is “Where Silicon Valley Meets Madison Avenue.” It held its annual summit last week at NASDAQ’s new round glass building in Times Square. This annual summit gathers the intellect and top...

Robert Victor of Tapactive: Tapping For Fitness

By Lauren Keyson and Altynay Demeubayeva Tapactive is a personal training service that offers unlimited training at home, office or in a park for one monthly fee. To schedule a workout, a user taps on yoga, Pilates, boxing or other fitness types on their mobile. CEO...

NYTM: From 4 to 40,000

By Lauren Keyson NY Tech Meetup, a nonprofit organization that builds programs and partnerships to support the growth and diversification of the city’s technology industry, started in 2004 with just four people sitting around a desk. By the summer of 2014, the...

500 Startups’ Christine Tsai and Liking Unsexy Companies

By Lauren Keyson 500 Startups held their annual Demo Day in NYC to show off some of their newest and brightest companies. 500 runs a prolific early-stage venture fund; a large, global accelerator program for tech startups. It also runs a series of tech conferences and...

Passionate About Space: Andrea Jaime

By Altynay Demeubayeva Anyone who works in the aerospace field or is very passionate about space policy will be interested in the annual Space Generation Congress event in Toronto in conjunction with the International Astronautical Congress (IAC). Andrea Jaime, the...