1540 Broadway known as the Bertelsmann Building until late 2013 is a 44-story, 733 foot 223 m office tower at West 45th Street in Times Square in Manhattan, New York City. Started in 1989 and finished in 1990, the tower is one of the few in Times Square to contain class A office space.. The following content is an image carousel with various images of VNO properties. For screen reader users, all slides are visible at all times, so you may disregard the next and previous buttons. This 197,000-square-foot property is. View detailed information and reviews for 1540 Broadway in New York, New York and get driving directions with road conditions and live traffic updates along the way.