New York City has a three-pronged strategy designed to transform its economy, one that facilitates growing the start-up community here while at the same time ensuring continuation of legacy industries such as media and fashion.
That was the gist of a keynote presentation by Seth Pinsky, president of the New York City Economic Development Corp., who spoke Thursday at the Consumer Electronics Association’s Conference at the Metropolitan Pavilion & Altman Building at 125 West 18th Street.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)