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A new day at NJM: Livingston describes change, challenges

The New Jersey business community was shocked on Jan. 26 when Bernie Flynn announced he was retiring as the CEO and president of New Jersey Manufacturers. Flynn, head of the iconic New Jersey company since...

John Cole, Wells Fargo’s N.J. business banking leader, is tackling problems head-on

It has been 18 months since Wells Fargo became the poster child for banking gone wrong and corporate dishonesty. The credibility of the bank — and its more-than-150-year history — was crushed after it was...

Women haven’t entered economics like other fields, but they aim to change that

Constance Hunter spends her days analyzing global economic factors and how they might affect business performance for one of the Big Four financial services firms. But, she said you won’t find her or any of...

Munich Re names new HR head to lead talent strategy

Munich Reinsurance America Inc., the Princeton-based reinsurer, has named a new head of human resources to be part of its executive leadership team. Cheryl Jones will lead Munich Re’s talent strategy, with a focus on...

Provident Bank adds SVP, deputy lending officer

Provident Bank has created a new senior vice president and deputy lending officer position, hiring a veteran banking executive for the role, it announced recently. Larry Favre will assist the Lending Division with review and...

MassMutual NJ – NYC honors founders at gala

MassMutual New Jersey – NYC recognized its original founding team at its 20th Anniversary Gala, held earlier this week at the Legacy Castle in Pompton Plains. The team, led by Michael Vesuvio, general agent, MassMutual...

Edison Partners leads $15M investment in Zagster

Princeton-based Edison Partners, a growth equity investment firm, announced Monday it is spearheading a new $15 million growth investment in Zagster, a bike share services provider. Zagster, which is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, will use...

Steward Partners adds Wells Fargo advisers to N.J. office

Steward Partners Global Advisory LLC, an independent partnership associated with Raymond James Financial Services Inc., announced Monday that Alan Raffer, director; Sherry Birnbaum, senior vice president; and Jeremy Raffer, senior vice president of Raffer Investment Group, have joined Steward...

Poland named general counsel at Peapack-Gladstone Bank

Todd Poland has been named general counsel of Peapack-Gladstone Bank, the Bedminster-based bank announced Friday. Poland, who was a partner at McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, will be responsible for overseeing all legal affairs of...

Accounting firm Prager Metis creates staffing company

Prager Metis CPAs LLC, an accounting, tax and advisory firm with offices in Basking Ridge and Cranbury, has created a new staffing company specializing in recruitment services, it announced recently. The New York-based firm said...

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Big milestone for North Brunswick train station means unveiling of webpage

New Jersey Transit has approved 10% of the design concept of the North Brunswick Train Station project, a milestone moment, as it shows a...

MetLife Investment Management to acquire Raven Capital Management

Whippany-based MetLife Investment Management, the investment arm of MetLife Inc., on Tuesday said it will acquire Raven Capital Management, a privately-owned alternative investment firm...

NJIT unveils new graduate programs in AI 

New Jersey Institute of Technology's Department of Data Science is launching two new graduate programs in artificial intelligence during the 2023 academic year, according...

College rankings: Princeton, NJIT in Top 100 of list based on return on investment

Longtime readers of ROI-NJ know our feeling on college rankings: They are a dime a dozen. But, if you are one of those rubbing your...

Cross River will help Super Bowl gamblers on Points Bet get paid right away...

It is estimated that a record 50 million people will bet on the Super Bowl this Sunday. But how many will get paid right away...