The Partnership Fund’s $5M investment in Bikeshare Holdings LLC supports Citi Bike’s expansion into underserved communities in Brooklyn, Queens and Upper Manhattan

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NYC DOT, Alta and Citi Announce Agreement to Expand and Enhance Citi Bike Program in New York City

New firm and management to double the size of the nation’s largest bike share system to at least 12,000 bikes at 700 stations and in more neighborhoods by 2017

Jay Walder, former MTA Chairman and CEO, to serve as incoming CEO of Alta

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New York FinTech Innovation Lab Calls for Leading-Edge Financial Technology Entrepreneurs to Participate in 2015 Program

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NEW YORK; Oct. 20, 2014 – Applications are now being accepted for New York’s fifth annual FinTech Innovation Lab, a 12-week program co-founded by Accenture (NYSE: ACN)  and the Partnership Fund for New York City that helps early- and growth-stage financial technology (fintech) companies accelerate product and business development by gaining exposure to top bank and venture capital executives.  New York is currently the fastest growing fintech cluster in the United States, according to a report issued by Accenture and the Partnership Fund for New York City, with a rapidly emerging ecosystem comprised of startups, capital, talent, educational resources and fintech accelerators.  Applications are available at www.fintechinnovationlab.com and are due by December 5, 2014.

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Statement from Kathryn Wylde, President & CEO of the Partnership for New York City, on the Tax Foundation Awarding Governor Cuomo Their 2014 Outstanding Achievement in State Tax Reform

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“This recognition by the Tax Foundation, which has historically ranked New York’s tax environment as the nation’s worst, is a fitting testament to what Governor Cuomo has accomplished over the past four years. His business tax reforms have set the stage for a new era of job creation and economic growth in this state.”

Partnership for New York City Announces 2014-2015 Class of David Rockefeller Fellows

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Annual Program Selects 19 Senior Executives Committed to Corporate Civic Engagement

NEW YORK, NY, October, 10, 2014 – The Partnership for New York City, an organization of the city’s business leaders, today announced the newest class of David Rockefeller Fellows, a group of 19 senior executives selected to participate in a year-long business and civic leadership program.

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