Former Mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg met with the new Dean of Cornell Tech, Greg Morrisett and tweeted

"Under the new leadership of @GMorrisett, Cornell Tech will continue to develop the skills of talented students, right here in New York City—great to meet with him today @Bloomberg." (5:44pm, September 5, 2019).

Michael Bloomberg was instrumental in helping to establish Cornell Tech in New York City. The Bloomberg Center at the campus is named in his honor.