The “Big Apple”, New York City or New York, is a fast-paced, globally influential center. With a population of around 9 million in a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2) it is the most populous city in the United States. Home to the Empire State Building, Times Square, Statue of Liberty and many other iconic sites, New York is an important center for international diplomacy. It competes with London for the top spot as the world’s leading financial center.
With our Americas Head Office in New York we take advantage of its location and international importance. The USA has among the strongest consumer protection laws in the world due to the fact that the Network Marketing industry originated here with the Fuller Brush Company starting Direct Sales in 1906, and Amway starting Multi-Level Marketing in 1959. The US has the highest network marketing sales in the world at over 34 billion annually.
40 Wall Street was the tallest building in the world in 1930 until the Chrysler Building (Chicago) "cheated" by attaching a spire to its crown, and in any case 11 months later the Empire State Building became the world’s tallest. In 1982 the building was purchased on behalf of Ferdinand E. Marcos, but on his removal from power in the Philippines, the building went into limbo until it was bought by Donald Trump and renamed the Trump Building.