The Helmsley Building
230 Park Avenue, Suite 1517
New York, NY 10169, USA
New York is the biggest city in the United States as well as its economic and cultural centre. Founded in 1626 by the Dutch as "New Amsterdam", New York quickly grew into the so-called "Empire City" and today has become a symbol of the USA lifestyle. The city has approx. eight million inhabitants, and approx. 19 million people live in the wider area around New York. The region is therefore one of the most densely populated areas in the world.
Many large businesses and corporations have their headquarters based in New York. New York's attractive location, urban population and international reputation make it one of the most important locations for trade and industry worldwide. The city is the world capital for the finance and entertainment industry, trade, education, art, culture and much more. New York offers a variety of opportunities for business and leisure, including Wall Street, Time Square, Little Italy, the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building and Columbia University.