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November 21st, 2014 Video Startups Present at NY Video Four video startups presented at NY Video hosted by Steven Rosenbaum of Waywire at the AOL office on November 21, 2014.

November 21, 2014 | Events & Recaps | comment (0)
November 20th, 2014 Pereg Ventures Talk About How They Invest in Startups at ER Roundtable Claudia Ianazzo of Pereg Ventures was the main speaker last November at the Entrepreneurs Roundtable’s meetup at Microsoft. Her presentation of her investment portfolio was followed by demos from startups such as Accern, Feedback, Ketchup and Newspayper.  

November 20, 2014 | Events & Recaps | comment (0)
November 19th, 2014 BetterWorks, CoreOS, Zoomdate, Netskope at NYETM Last November 19, the New York Enterprise Technology meetup hosted another great meetup with BetterWorks, Core OS, Zoomdata and Netskope demonstrating their technologies.

November 19, 2014 | Events & Recaps | comment (0)
Q. What is a loss factor?

Q. When leasing commercial office space for the first time, most tenants discover that the amount of space they can actually utilize (the usable square footage or  “USF”) differs dramatically from the amount of space quoted by the landlord in the lease document (the rentable square footage or “RSF”).  This differential is called the “loss factor”, but more importantly, why does this occur?  

November 18, 2014 | Leasing Process FAQ | comment (0)
November 17th, 2014 Shane Snow: From Journalist to Entrepreneur to Author Shane Snow took time from his busy work as founder of Contently to talk about his journey --- as a journalist, then an entrepreneur to author-at the NYC Lean Lessons Learned meetup last Nov. 17 at the Meetup offices in Soho.

November 17, 2014 | Events & Recaps | comment (0)

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The fastest way to an emerging tech company’s heart is through its venture capitalist.

Such has been the modus operandi of Jack Petrie, the President of who has amassed a list of clients that reads like a veritable who’s who of Silicon Alley. He’s found these clients through contacts and clients of his in venture capital.

“I [find] that usually I can connect the dots with a lot of these companies with relationships I have with V.C. firms and people I have met through the community,” said Mr. Petrie, 50.

PulsePoint, Clearspring and Jingle Networks have all found new office space through the aid of Mr. Petrie.

Young firms like Sailthru, a behavioral email marketing service, and GramercyOne, a cloud-based software development firm, recently secured seed money from venture capitalists and tabbed Mr. Petrie to find them 15,000 square feet and 5,000 square feet of office space, respectively.

He helped Amazon expand to 60,000 square feet of space at 1350 Avenue of the Americas this year—and the online retail giant is counting on him for future growth... view more