© Saskia Uppenkamp
Matthew Burnett (Co-Founder, CEO) and Tanya Menendez (Co-Founder, CMO)

Location: Main Street Park on the East River is a popular spot and for good reason. You can dip your toes in the water at its pebble beach, check out installations by local artists or take a ride on the vintage carousel nearby. Combine it with a visit to DUMBO’s flea market for a great Sunday out.

Maker’s Row – Manufacturing made easy

Founded in 2012
20 employees
Funding $2.5 M / 2 rounds

Maker’s Row is the destination for American made. They help brands and businesses connect with local factories through an academy, project bidding software and marketplace of factories. With a network of 11,000 American factories and 120,000 brands, they have helped millions of products come to life. Doing their part to reshore the production of goods back to the USA, the company connects businesses of all sizes with opportunities to discover and communicate with domestic manufacturers, as well as offering courses dedicated to production, sourcing, quality-control, etc. for people starting out on the maker path.

This article was published in “the Hundert Vol. 9 – Startups of New York“, December 2016.