Statement on Jacob K. Javits Convention Center Renovation/Expansion:

"New York City is an attractive place to conduct business. With first-rate meeting facilities, outstanding convention and tradeshow venues, business-friendly hotels, and the promise of record-breaking attendance, the City is a natural draw for meeting planners. The plan for a refreshed and modernized Javits Center will further elevate our position as a premier convention and meetings destination."

George Fertitta
CEO, NYC & Company

About NYC & Company
NYC & Company is the official marketing, tourism and partnership organization for the City of New York, dedicated to maximizing travel and tourism opportunities throughout the five boroughs, building economic prosperity and spreading the positive image of New York City worldwide.