Is It Now Better To Start A Tech Company In NYC Than San Francisco? - PSFK
Is New York City the new Silicon Valley? This the question Roger Wu, a startup co-founder, is proposing in his recent article on Quartz. Although reports do show that successful startups in the Valley are valued nearly 40 times more than those based in New York. However, a closer at other factors such as turnover of revenue and risk.
Wu draws from sources like the New Tech City report, and Statistic Brain, that Silicon Valley has a “larger number of more risky” companies, whereas the “overall composition of New York companies is less risky.” According to the Startup Genome Report:

Is It Now Better To Start A Tech Company In NYC Than San Francisco? - PSFK

Is New York City the new Silicon Valley? This the question Roger Wu, a startup co-founder, is proposing in his recent article on Quartz. Although reports do show that successful startups in the Valley are valued nearly 40 times more than those based in New York. However, a closer at other factors such as turnover of revenue and risk.

Wu draws from sources like the New Tech City report, and Statistic Brain, that Silicon Valley has a “larger number of more risky” companies, whereas the “overall composition of New York companies is less risky.” According to the Startup Genome Report:

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Catch the replay of our latest vPanel webcast on social entrepreneurship.

And also sample our July 13th virtual panel on sustainability and global thinking.

Of course, all of this exciting interaction and dialogue has been inspired by the study on what 3600 students — graduate and undergraduate — had to say as part of the 2010 Global CEO Study.  Download that report, “Inheriting a Complex World,” here:

http://www.ibm.com/futureleaders