Top 20 Startup CoWorking Spaces

Top 20 Startup CoWorking Spaces

We are in the age of the coworking space; a replacement to the traditional office environment. The main reason for this change is the overwhelming need to increase creativity in the workspace. The modern entrepreneur seeks opportunities to grow his network and work in a vast collaborative environment. Many of these ideas can be found in modern technology firms like Google or Facebook. Another common feature of coworking spaces is that they are often involved with throwing exciting events. These events range from book launches to hackathons. This year the buzz is all about the Fueled Collective coworking space, which is located by the corner of Prince Street and Broadway in bustling downtown New York City. Fueled (as they are colloquially known) boasts an eccentric and hip co-working space with numerous technology companies located on its premises. This swanky coworking space boasts one of the best startup networking scenes. It has access to some of the top venture-capital firms around. They offer free gourmet coffee and ice cream to residents of the collective. Fueled even has direct access to neighboring companies such as Foursquare and Thrillist, amongst others. Another impressive coworking space is AlleyNYC. Alley caters to the hackers, hustlers, and hipsters of NYC. It provides access to an incredible location on 7th avenue in the Chelsea neighborhood. It has a massive 16,000 square foot entrepreneurial hub, where teams and individuals can grow their businesses. (I participated in the PayPal hackathon that was held in the space for nearly 24 hours. I came out of the event exceedingly happy; the prizes were amazing, the food was unreal and the competition was fierce.) Here is...