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Meet our 2017 Vimeo Share the Screen Fellow – Sabaah Folayan

After reviewing more than 130 amazing projects we’re excited to announce that Sabaah Folayan has been selected as the 2017 Vimeo Share the Screen Fellow!

(Photo by Maarten de Boer/Getty Images Portrait)   Sabaah is the director and producer of Whose Streets?, a documentary set to be released by Magnolia Pictures on August 11th after debuting at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. She’s excited to get to work on her next project as part of the fellowship. We spoke with…

Timm Dapper is making 3D visualization happen.

A Member Story: Tim Dapper, Co-founder of Laubwerk.

Timm Dapper came to the Media Center as one of the two entrepreneurs that were selected to complete the Berlin Media Residency Program Berlin Capital Region NYC. He is the Co-founder of Laubwerk, a Berlin-based company that specializes in software tools for creating digital vegetation for virtual worlds. Laubwerk’s current customers range from landscape architects to visual…

2016 Annual Report

Results that shape our city’s media landscape.

Now more than ever, the media and technology landscape of our city is creating vibrant opportunities. From new virtual reality worlds and crowdsourcing and content platforms, to interactive apps and comics that come with a cookie. We are proud to, not only be witness of this technological development, but to also be part of nurturing…

Announcing ClassWork, New Classes at the Media Center

Giving you the skills you need to do what you want.

We’re excited to announce the launch of ClassWork, the new Made in NY Media Center by IFP educational offering! ClassWork is a set of personalized courses guided by experts who love what they do. Designed for entrepreneurs, innovators, and experience-seekers looking to thrive in the modern economy, it’s where business minds get creative, and creative…

Where Are They Now: Radish Lab in Berlin

Radish Berlin: Jetzt Los. By Adam Ludwig

Radish Lab was our first incubator members back in October of 2013. After laying the groundwork they needed to grow their business during their time at the Media Center, they moved into their own office in June of 2014. The Made in NY Media Center by IFP, in partnership with Startup Germany, recently awarded a…

Congratulations to Chanelle Aponte Pearson, our Vimeo Share the Screen Fellow!

The Vimeo Share the Screen fellowship is fostering equality by supporting female-led video and film projects.

We’re excited to announce that Chanelle Aponte Pearson has been selected as our new Vimeo Share the Screen Fellow. Chanelle is the director and co-writer of 195 Lewis, a web series that delves into the lives of queer black women who reside in Brooklyn. Taking its name from the address that several of the characters…

Here is what happened at Demo Day.

VR AXS Map takes home the Audience Choice Award!

Thank you to everybody who joined us at our fifth Demo Day! To see a full list of pitching teams, click here. Our audience of industry, press, brands and founders were joined by our fantastic panel, Fran Hauser, Partner at Rothenberg Ventures, Matthew Hooper, VP – Open Innovation at Barclays and Head of Rise NY,…

Where Are They Now: Radish Lab [Former Member]

Radish Lab Makes Good on Made NY Promise.

Alana Range and Edward Wisniewski of Radish Lab were our very first incubator members back in October of 2013. After laying the groundwork they needed to grow their business during their time at the Media Center, they moved into their own office in June of 2014. Now, they’ve got a full-time staff of 10, a…

Apply Today for our Spring 2016 Demo Day

Call for Entries Now Open for the Made in NY Media Center’s Demo Day Spring 2016 Program

Applications for our Demo Day Spring 2016 Pitch Panel are now open! During Demo Day, selected Media Center teams will have the opportunity to pitch their projects and companies to a curated audience of potential collaborators, investors and press. Not a member? Apply to be one of the select few guest teams to pitch at…

3 Reasons to Join our Media + Tech Community to Grow Your Business

Growing your business is hard. When you first start your company, there is no shortage of tasks to accomplish, people to meet and money to raise. Even when you make 100 New Year resolutions, you will still need support to get them done. Here are three reasons why community builds your brand: 1. Work with…