A Beginner's Guide To The NYC Tech Scene

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New to the New York tech scene?Steve Schlafman, a principal at Lerer Ventures, put together a presentation of everything a new tech player needs to know about Silicon Alley.

“I decided to make the guide because I was answering the same questions over and over,” Schlafman tells us. “I figured the community could use a guide.”

He spent the past month creating it and he’s covered every facet, from which blogs to read, which founders and investors to know, and which meetups to join.

Now find out the people you should set up your first meetings with:

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