Bryan Grimaldi

Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel 
NYC & Company

Bryan_GrimaldiBryan Grimaldi currently holds the position of Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel of NYC & Company, the destination marketing organization the City of New York.  

Prior to NYC & Company, Mr. Grimaldi was General Counsel of MDC, a local development corporation charged with centralization of the City's marketing, licensing and other intellectual properties.  This first-ever municipal marketing office consolidated and leveraged the intellectual and physical properties owned by the City, promoted New York City’s iconic brand worldwide, and generated significant new revenue.  Mr. Grimaldi has also served as General Counsel in the Mayor’s Office of International Affairs, where he provided legal counsel and support to City agencies and senior administration officials in dealings with the United Nations, foreign governments, diplomats and Federal agencies.  Prior to joining the Mayor’s Office, Mr. Grimaldi practiced law in the private sector where he represented several large investment firms and corporate clients engaged in securities lending and fixed income finance transactions, SEC compliance issues and management of corporate documentation.  

Mr. Grimaldi is on the Board of the Javits Convention Center Development Corporation and Destinations International where he sits on the finance committee. He was also appointed to the National Advisory Committee on Travel & Tourism Infrastructure.   A graduate of Benjamin N. Cardozo Law School he received his B.A. in Economics from NYU and resides in Brooklyn with his wife and son.