With grant money, Fortified Bike plans a hangout for Boston’s bike community
Fortified Bicycle, previously known as Gotham Bicycle Defense Industries, raised $800,000 from investors last year after running several successful Kickstarter crowdfunding campaigns.
With that grant they are planning to rent a 2,500-square foot “hacker/workshop” space, likely on Kingston Street.
According to their plan they want not only to create just offices for it’s company, but also “a community space for Boston biking,”.
Fortified CEO Slava Menn says he has been discussing the project with City of Boston “bike czar” Nicole Freedman. Read full story published on the BetaBoston.