If you’re a startup founder looking to make it big, New York’s becoming a pretty good place to do it.
Oringer, who controls over half of Shutterstock, owns 18.5 million shares of Shutterstock stock, which have been on a tear since the company went public last October.
The 39-year-old’s success comes in the middle of what’s been a very good few months for the New York City tech scene. In May, Yahoo bought New York-bred Tumblr, and just last week 3D printing giant Stratasys acquired the Brooklyn-bred MakerBot. Silicon Valley had better watch its back.
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