Mayor Bloomberg Makes His First Trip to NY Tech Meetup, Announces New Tech Council

Mayor Bloomberg at NY Tech Meetup

Master of ceremonies Nate Westheimer cut the demos short last night to introduce NY Tech Meetup to a surprise guest, a  former Wall Street worker who had seen the light and invested his life savings into a tech startup instead.

“Hello innovators, entrepreneurs, or as I call you, my peeps,” said Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who likes to break the ice with a little slang for the youths. “Thirty years ago I would have been sitting out there with you. I was unemployed, I had a lot of passion, but no business.” Read More