Spencer Lazar is a partner at General Catalyst.
These 22 corporations alone employ roughly 20 thousand engineers in NYC.
IBM is New Yorks biggest tech employer with 20 thousand employees and roughly nine thousand engineers.
New Yorks damned important to Spotify. The corporation has 28% of their employees here, the highest percentage of the companies we looked at. 29% of their engineers are here.
The GrubHub/ Seamless New York office is an engineering powerhouse. While merely 19% of the company is based in NYC, more than 30% of their engineering unit is located here. Thats 130 engineers.
Snaps NYC office is more sales and market focused. While 12% of their total unit is located here, merely 6% of their engineers work out of the New York office.