- Instagram recently opened its New York office, and plans to house up to 50 percent of its engineering staff there.
- New York allows a change of scenery for people in the Bay Area who want to relocate and could help Instagram to recruit from other talent pools, like people in finance.
- The company estimates it will have 350 employees by the end of 2018 in its New York office, including one-third of its engineering staff.II
Instagram’s Insta worthy NYC headquarters serves unlimited free booze and gelato
A New York presence also allows Instagram to recruit from different talent pools, including people who are in finance