Rachel Sterne who seems to know how to connect the dots


Some two weeks ago, Fast Company’s CoDesign published a John Pavlus article with a map of New York City’s Startup Scene


A sure sign that New York City has reached a tipping point at crafting its future brand as leading digital metropolis.

It’s been little more than a year (Feb 2011) since Major Bloomberg appointed Rachel Sterne as Chief Digital Officer of NYC as one of many measures to make it happen.

It’s official: You don’t have to set up shop in Silicon Valley to be a “digital company” anymore.

Here’s an interactive info graphic comparing the valley to the alley.


Valley vs. alley

Via MBA@UNC: Online MBA

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June 17 Tweet by the majors office.