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OceanFirst CEO says year may be better than feared for economy

Don't leave the umbrella at home, but a local financial sector leader said the economic forecast for this year appears to be clear skies. Backing that up is federal data showcasing economic growth coming into...

Graduating class at Rising Tide’s business academy hears from Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman

The latest graduating cohort of 162 entrepreneurs from Rising Tide Capital's Fall 2022 class was recently honored. Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman, U.S. representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district, spoke to the organization's Community Business...

G.S. Wilcox arranges $10M in financing for Vermella Union affordable development

G.S. Wilcox & Co. on Thursday said it completed $10 million in permanent financing for a two-building, 88-unit affordable housing apartment community in Union. The financing, arranged by Gretchen Wilcox, president, and David Fryer, principal,...

Prudential’s Kuykendoll appointed to Integrity House board of trustees

The current chief financial officer for Prudential Group Insurance, Maurice Kuykendoll, on Wednesday was named as the newest member of Newark-based Integrity House's board of trustees. As one of the largest providers of substance use...

RapidDeploy raises $34M growth funding, led by Edison Partners

Texas-based RapidDeploy on Wednesday said it obtained $34 million in new growth capital, led by Princeton-based Edison Partners. With this investment, with participation from existing financial and strategic investors GreatPoint Ventures, Morpheus Ventures, GM Ventures,...

Bracken: Murphy is right to support ending CBT surcharge

The New Jersey Chamber of Commerce strongly disagrees with recent comments criticizing Gov. Phil Murphy’s verbal support of ending the state Corporation Business Tax surcharge when it expires at the end of 2023. We...

Kearny Bank now offers payroll and HR services

Through an agreement with Newark-based Liberty Payroll and HR, Kearny Bank announced Wednesday that it is offering its business clients direct access to an expanded variety of essential services, with emphasis on comprehensive payroll...

O’Connell, metro market executive for Citizens Bank, details how bank is integrating itself...

Rebecca O’Connell, the New York City metro market executive for Citizens Bank, can talk about how the acquisition of Investors Bank in 2022 helped give the bank a big footprint in New Jersey …...

Leading the way: At Union County Savings Bank, women dominate C-suite — to betterment...

Chris McFadden, chief financial officer at Union County Savings Bank, spent much of her three-decade banking career being the only woman with a seat at the table. And, at some low points, she said, she...

(Cyber) crime fighters: Onslaught of attacks has even rival banks joining forces

As executives at two warring banks in a competitive market for bankers, there's nothing compelling John Kowal and Damiano Tulipani to get along — never mind for them to actually work hand-in-hand. But, there's more...

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Caldwell named 15th president of Centenary

Dale Caldwell, highly regarded in the state’s business and government circles, the entrepreneurial community and among leaders of higher education, has been named the...

ROI Influencers: Power List 2023; Government Officials — Parimal Garg; Matt Platkin

Parimal Garg; Matt Platkin Chief counsel; Attorney general State of New Jersey Two of the most important legal positions in the state. James CahillSen. Vin Gopal  

C&W and Birch Group secure 142K sq. ft. of leases at Nexus 17 in...

Cushman & Wakefield, together with the Birch Group, on Friday announced they secured multiple leases totaling over 142,000 square feet at Nexus 17, a...

16 Handles planning East Coast expansion with new shop in Jersey City 

New York City-based 16 Handles on Wednesday said it will open new locations across the East Coast, including one in Jersey City, this spring...

Former TCNJ President Gitenstein, husband gift $1M to benefit student and faculty scholarship

Barbara Gitenstein, the first woman to serve as president of The College of New Jersey, and husband Donald Hart, a retired professor of philosophy,...