I spent the past few days celebrating the city’s startup ecosystem. Did you know that, of the top ten companies on CNBC’s latest disruptor list, four are based in New York, three are from China, and just one (AirBnB) is from the Bay Area? Software is, indeed, eating the world and creating opportunities everywhere.
New York is very special to me. It is the place where I found myself as a writer and as a man. I finally found a place to belong. While I live in San Francisco, unlike Tony Bennett, I left my heart in the Big Apple. Continue reading “In a New York State of Mind”