Deborah center is 1st in U.S. to implant 100 Bluetooth-enabled defibrillators

The Deborah Heart and Lung Center in Browns Mill, the state’s only specialty heart, lung and vascular center, recently implanted its 100th Bluetooth-enabled defibrillator...

Behavioral health expert: Set clear boundaries at home from work

Working from home has helped keep employees safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, but it also has blurred the lines between work life and home...

Environmentally friendly concrete pours? Sudler proving it’s possible

When Sudler Cos. completed the first warehouse in the Fox Hill Business Park, it wasn’t big news in New Jersey. The park, after all,...

Mack-Cali sells 4-building Short Hills office portfolio to Birch for $255M

Mack-Cali Realty Corp. has sold a four-building office portfolio in Short Hills to the Birch Group for $255 million, the two announced this week. “This...

Newark Beth to name new emergency services pavilion after Healthcare Foundation of N.J.

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center announced Tuesday it will name its Emergency Services Pavilion after the Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey, thanks to a...

Show & Tell: Cathy Bennett talks about the one-year anniversary of the state’s peak COVID-19 hospitalizations

Cathy Bennett is CEO of the New Jersey Hospital Association. On the one-year anniversary of the state’s peak COVID-19 hospitalizations, she talked about cooperation among...

WebMD moving HQ to Newark, to bring 600 to 700 employees to Gateway

WebMD is moving its headquarters and approximately 600 to 700 jobs from New York City to Newark, where it will take space in Gateway...

One step closer: Monopile manufacturing facility in Paulsboro has groundbreaking

Ocean Wind — a joint venture between Ørsted and Public Service Enterprise Group and the developer of New Jersey’s first offshore wind project —...

How your new coworking space can help those with disabilities

The COVID-19 pandemic has transformed the face of corporate work. As social distancing guidelines were implemented, working from home became the new norm for...

NYC private equity firm takes majority stake in Berlin-based AutoLenders

AutoLenders, the Berlin-based regional platform for financing, buying and selling automobiles with approximately $700 million in annual revenues, may be going national. On Monday, Crestview Partners —...

Classroom catchup: Why Overdeck hopes tutoring program is just start of new ways of learning

The issue is easy to describe, Laura Overdeck said. “If a student can’t add, there’s no point in trying to teach them to multiply,” she...

Princeton announces center that aims to increase opportunity, education equity at school

Princeton University will be able to greatly enhance numerous opportunity initiatives it is using to enable more students to find a pathway to success...

Snaps & Snippets: Stockton team produces first batch of maple syrup

Stockton University’s Maple Grant Team has produced its first batch of New Jersey maple syrup, the university announced earlier this month. Over the winter,...

Stewart to lead new ESG consulting unit for EisnerAmper

EisnerAmper LLP, the business advisory firm with a major presence in New Jersey, has announced several new industry offerings and national leaders. They include a...

G.S. Wilcox arranges $49.8M construction loan for Union project

Commercial mortgage banking firm G.S. Wilcox & Co. has secured a $49.8 million construction loan for the second phase of an apartment complex in...

19 ‘unsung heroes’ recognized with Russ Berrie Making a Difference Award

When the COVID-19 pandemic clobbered New Jersey, creating devastating food insecurity for many vulnerable residents in Bergen County, Dionisio Cucuta jumped into action. Cucuta, a...

Bobby Flay Steak in Borgata to close June 30, be replaced by ‘contemporary’ restaurant

Bobby Flay Steak, the celebrity steakhouse located inside of the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, will close June 30. The Borgata and...

Glyde, an NJII startup, gets backing from venture firm that features Bezos, Zuckerberg

VentureLink@NJIT, the coworking and incubator space at the New Jersey Innovation Institute on the campus of New Jersey Institute of Technology, houses and supports...

Madness helps fuel strong March for N.J. sportsbooks

March Madness produced a strong month for New Jersey’s sportsbooks, but the $1 billion wagering mark remained elusive, according to the latest report from...

Salt in the wound: Gottheimer hopes he has found new solution

Tom Bracken brought an interesting take to the SALT cap discussion — an aspect many people overlook, he said. Bracken talked about its impact...

State chamber head Bracken named to U.S. Chamber’s Committee of 100

New Jersey Chamber of Commerce CEO and President Tom Bracken was named to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Committee of 100, the state chamber...

‘Next Normal’: CCSNJ offers state leaders recommendations on reopening economy

Expand grant programs, especially for a new class of entrepreneurs … assure businesses, especially larger and more regulated industries, that they will have predictable...

Marketing agency signs lease for Cherry Hill office

A marketing agency has signed a lease in Cherry Hill, opening an office across the Delaware River from its Pennsylvania headquarters, Vantage Commercial said...

Three firms renew, expand at Sanzari’s Glenpointe complex

Three companies have signed lease expansions at Alfred Sanzari Enterprises’ Glenpointe complex in Teaneck, the real estate firm announced. The three renewals total 25,000 square...

Taekwondo studio signs lease to open in Glen Rock

A taekwondo studio has signed a lease in Glen Rock, according to real estate firm NAI James E. Hanson. The firm said in a news...

Somerset-based CompoSecure going public in $1.2B SPAC deal

Somerset-based CompoSecure Holdings, a leading provider of premium financial payment cards and emergent provider of cryptocurrency storage and security solutions, and Roman DBDR Tech...

Tech Trends: Avidon Health says combined online and offline approach is solving patient engagement

Earlier this year, MedPro Wellness, based in Cranford, acquired SelfHelpWorks, out of San Diego, in a deal that brought both companies under one roof,...

A call to change our plates to ‘The Innovation State’

We are not the Land of Lincoln. Anyone who has ever played the License Plate Game on a long car trip knows that.  “Land of...

United asking for contributions to help fight climate change: Here’s why it’s brilliant idea

As the largest purchaser of sustainable aviation fuel of any airline in the world, United Airlines has long shown its commitment to lowering its...

Immigration bill would help keep STEM grad students in U.S. — but must include more majors

In 1958, a young Israeli doctoral student came to Berkeley, California, to study psychology. He   eventually spent most of his career in the U.S....

Murphys are eligible for vaccine: Here’s hoping they personally log into N.J. appointment site — and see how poorly it is set up

Gov. Phil Murphy and first lady Tammy Murphy become eligible this week to get a COVID-19 vaccine. The governor said last week that they...

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Marlin Business Services to be acquired by investment firm

Marlin Business Services Corp., a provider of capital solutions to small businesses, will be acquired by an investment firm in a deal that could...

ROI Influencers: Technology 2021 — Thought Leaders

Paul Hoffman and Aaron Price appear in our Top 10. James Barrood Adviser/ecosystem leader & host "A Few Things" podcast  Former head of the New Jersey Tech Council...

ROI-NJ presents its first-ever ROI Influencers: Technology list

Determining our first-ever ROI Influencers: Technology list was a process that followed our traditional format: We spoke to approximately a dozen New Jersey tech...

ROI Influencers: Technology 2021 — Academics

Joel Bloom and Nariman Farvardin appear in our Top 10. David Bader Director, Institute for Data Science New Jersey Institute of Technology An expert in massive-scale analytics and...

ROI Influencers: Technology 2021 — Investors

Kathleen Coviello appears in our Top 10. Chip Austin; Brad Farkas General partners HBSE Ventures  The pair, who work out of Camden with the backing of Josh Harris...

ROI Influencers: Technology 2021 — Executives

Domhnaill Hernon and Pekka Lundmark, Sampath Sowmyanarayan and Hans Vestberg, and Scott Stephenson appear in our Top 10. Jeffrey Braverman CEO Nuts.com Was e-commerce before e-commerce was cool....

ROI Influencers: Technology 2021 — Founders (N-Z)

Don Katz, Thai Lee and David Rosenberg appear in our Top 10. Read the Founders from A-M here. Chaya Pamula Co-founder & CEO PamTen, SheTek and SOFKIN Her company...

ROI Influencers: Technology 2021 — Founders (A-M)

Don Katz, Thai Lee and David Rosenberg appear in our Top 10. Read the Founders from N-Z here. Jarrett Bauer Co-founder & CEO Health Recovery Solutions Fast-growing company, based...

ROI Influencers: Technology 2021 — No. 1

Don Katz Founder Audible and Newark Venture Partners Imagine the perfect tech visionary for the state of New Jersey. They would see a coming technology before anyone else —...

ROI Influencers: Technology 2021 — The Top 10

1 Don Katz Founder/Investor Audible and Newark Venture Partners Katz, now the executive chairman at Audible, has proven to be a visionary at two key tech entities:...