Face Time: Bloomberg Welcomes Facebook to New York

“Facebook’s decision to come to New York and tap into our tremendous wealth of tech talent,” said Mayor Bloomberg at a press conference Friday, announcing the company’s expansion of its New York office, “I think, is conclusive proof that we’re well on our way to achieving our goal, and that is to become the world’s number-one hub for information technology and social media.”

Also present, Senator Chuck Schumer likewise praised Facebook’s Big Apple expansion as evidence that New York is winning a battle for tech supremacy against Silicon Valley. Read More