Another Way to Reach Dumbo

A while back I posted about the East River Ferry and what a great new way that was to reach the Pontiflex offices in Dumbo from Manhattan.  That still works and I still recommend it heartily.  But, a new player has entered the alternative transportation game: Citibike!  So, now for all you thinking about joining the booming new tech metropolis or for your new “I make it like your grandma did” business you should feel comfortable that getting to and from here has gotten even easier.… continue »

Amazon Prime Air Drones

This past Sunday, Jeff Bezos, Amazon CEO and founder, appeared on “60 Minutes” to show Charlie Rose some pretty cool tech currently in R&D at Amazon. Drones! With Prime Air, customers will receive packages via “octocopters” as quickly as 30 minutes after buying.… continue »

Pontiflex Mobile Sales and Business Development Intern – NYC

Are you passionate about smartphones and mobile apps? Do you want to learn more about the business of mobile advertising? Pontiflex is revolutionizing the way ads are served and sold in mobile applications. We’re looking for someone to join our team and help grow our mobile advertising platform by engaging with leading, national brand advertisers and e-commerce sites to utilize our unique mobile ad platform.… continue »

Mobile Interns Wanted

Are you passionate about smartphones and mobile apps? Do you want to learn more about the business of mobile advertising? Pontiflex is revolutionizing the way ads are served and sold in mobile applications. We’re looking for someone to join our team and help grow our mobile advertising platform by working with mobile application developers to evangelize our unique monetization solution.… continue »

Pontiflex Featured in Mayor Bloomberg’s Made in New York Digital Map

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At Internet Week in New York, Mayor Bloomberg released a Made in New York Digital Map, which features Pontiflex and many of our fellow DUMBO tech companies. The map is an interactive guide to the city’s start-ups, investors, incubators and co-working spaces.… continue »

Brooklyn Embraces Innovation

Zephrin Lasker (far left) supporting Mayor Bloomberg and the Brooklyn community.
Yesterday, Mayor Bloomberg revealed that Brooklyn will become a national technology center when he announced a partnership with New York University to open an engineering school in downtown Brooklyn.… continue »

DUMBO Retailers Get the AdLeads Treatment

Last night was the DUMBO Improvement District’s Town Hall meeting, which was held at the Etsy Labs. Over 30 members of the DUMBO retail business community attended to hear about the latest happenings in the neighborhood, ask questions and get a demo of our new mobile signup ad platform for SMBs: AdLeads.… continue »

Pontiflex CEO to Speak at IAB App Monetization Panel Event

As you may have read this week in GigaOm,  Pontiflex AppLeads launched the first ever HTML 5 API for Signup Ads.
This Thursday, our CEO, Zephrin Lasker will speak on a panel of industry experts to discuss HTML 5 app monetization strategies.… continue »

NYC’s Tech Scene: Startup Trends That Defined 2011

Where are we seeing rapid growth in the technology industry?  Right here in New York City.   Often touted as Silicon Alley in the press, this city is getting major  attention for being a tech startup incubator to rival its west coast counterpart.  NYC’s recent rise in the tech scene was listed by Mashable in an article outlining The Six Important Startup Trends That Defined 2011.… continue »

Pontiflex Makes Digiday’s 5 Ad-Tech Startups to Watch List

Digiday explores what makes a startup viable and includes five ad-tech startups on a short list of companies that “have not only a great chance of succeeding, but also a place with the big boys.” Guess what?… continue »