Most CPAs are telling clients to relocate out of N.J. — here’s how we...

Certified public accountants often hear objections about New Jersey’s high taxes from clients who are looking to leave New Jersey — and this past tax season was no exception, according to members of the...

N.J. Devils, Pru Center launch virtual fundraiser to benefit Newark Working Kitchens

The New Jersey Devils and the Prudential Center, in partnership with Investors Bank and RWJBarnabas Health, announced Friday morning the details for Donate a Plate, a virtual fundraiser benefitting Newark Working Kitchens. Newark Working Kitchens...

Summit’s Specialty Program Group acquires Calif. brokerage

Specialty Program Group LLC has acquired a California-based brokerage firm. The Summit-based holding company for specialty insurance underwriting and managing general agent facilities, has taken on Monarch E&S Insurance Services, out of Burbank, California. Terms of...

Tammy Murphy, EDA to partner with Golden Seeds’ angels to grow funding for N.J.’s...

Tammy Snyder Murphy said the issue is clear.  “We know that female entrepreneurs have raised significantly less private capital than their male counterparts,” she said.  The reason, she added, is not as clear.  Women-owned businesses account for...

Edison Partners leads $5M growth investment in Cleveland workflow optimization firm

Princeton-based investment firm Edison Partners has led a $5 million investment in Cleveland-based workflow optimization firm for the health care stop-loss industry, it announced Tuesday. Ringmaster Technologies will use the funds to enhance its cloud...

Why next round of PPP is another opportunity for community banks to show their...

Congress approved another stimulus program that will infuse the local economies across the country with substantial capital. In this pandemic environment, where do you think businesses would get the best service for such a...

Camden County giving small businesses $5M more grant assistance

Congressional leaders have been slow to release a second round of grant funding to small businesses, but the same can’t be said for the freeholders in Camden County. The Camden County Board of Freeholders announced...

Big-city buy-in: Newark leaders say investing more B2B dollars locally would key post-pandemic recovery

Don’t be mistaken, three of the leaders helping Newark find its economic footing during COVID-19 would welcome — and are soliciting — donations from the city’s corporate and institutional partners to ensure Newark is...

Four Springs Capital Markets appoints new president

Lake Como-based Four Springs Capital Markets, a financial services firm focused on commercial real estate investment products, announced it has appointed Eric Paul its new president. “We are extremely excited to have Eric join our...

Is your company in compliance with Equal Pay Act? What you need to know

Lisa Gingeleskie, a labor lawyer at Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper P.C. in Westfield, said the calls and questions about the new employment law have been coming in steadily since it was signed last spring. Calls...

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Brenda Ross-Dulan, a veteran of more than 25 years in the financial services industry and the CEO of the Ross-Dulan Group, a strategy consulting...

N.J. Hall of Fame announces nominees for public voting process

The New Jersey Hall of Fame has announced its 50 nominees for the 2021 public vote. The nominees to the hall, now based in Newark,...

Chicago-based REIT paying $3.4B to acquire Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corp.

A Chicago-based real estate investment trust is acquiring Holmdel-based Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corp. for $3.4 billion under a definitive merger agreement, the two...

Bed Bath & Beyond unveils environmental, social and governance plan

Bed Bath & Beyond has crafted its first comprehensive environmental, social and governance strategy, the Union-based home goods retailer said Wednesday. The company’s new 2020...