Why New York?

 

For the maritime community, the NYC metropolitan area offers access to an unparalleled volume of shipping companies, port and terminal providers, law firms, professional maritime organizations, as well as an abundance of private equity and financial institutions.

 

 

New York is a leading tech hub, second only to Silicon Valley in the US, with 6,300 to 7,800 active startups in the marketplace. It's startup ecosystem fosters entrepreneurial innovation with a dynamic founder community and wealth of resources for incipient companies.

 
  New York is the third largest port in North America and the busiest on the East Coast. It is the largest refined petroleum product port and the largest auto import/export hub in the United States. (NYMAR)

New York is the third largest port in North America and the busiest on the East Coast. It is the largest refined petroleum product port and the largest auto import/export hub in the United States. (NYMAR)

  New York was ranked #2 in the 2017 Global Startup Ecosystem Report (Columbia Entrepreneurship)

New York was ranked #2 in the 2017 Global Startup Ecosystem Report (Columbia Entrepreneurship)

We help solve problems for the big players: terminal operators and shipping companies.

 

We focus on the small players: the startups, students, and entrepreneurial minded of New York.

 

We know the benefits that the greater New York Maritime industry has to offer for both.