Entertainment product company leases 76K sq.ft. in South Plainfield

The Gradus Group LLC, a photo, video and entertainment product company, has leased more than 76,000 square feet of industrial space in South Plainfield, according to real estate services firm Bussel Realty Corp. Bussel, based...

Financing for New Brunswick PAC is complete — and we’ve got the details

Chris Paladino sums it up this way: New Brunswick’s ability to land a state-of-the-art $171.8 million performing arts center — one of the biggest public-private partnership deals in state history — is aided by...

State Theatre of N.J. names SVP Gewirtz its acting CEO

The State Theatre New Jersey has named an acting CEO and president, following the departure of the current CEO. Anna Marie Gewirtz, senior vice president and chief of external affairs, will serve in place of...

Newell Brands pays $75M for Maryland candle company

Newell Brands Inc., based in Hoboken, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Chesapeake Bay Candle from its founders for $75 million, it announced recently. Newell, which makes and distributes a variety of consumer goods,...

Destination Maternity CEO is out in wake of failed merger

Destination Maternity is changing leadership after a failed effort to merge with a French-based child’s clothing company. CEO Anthony M. Romano and the board agreed he would step down Sept. 7, opening a search to...

IT services company Stryker names new president

Stryker Technology Solutions announced it recently appointed a new president. Lou Esposito, most recently vice president of information technology for Crescent Hotels and Resorts, will lead the Newark-based managed IT services and support company. “Lou is...

Law firm CSG creates Food & Beverage specialty group

New Jersey’s food and beverage industry is growing by leaps and bounds, and the law firm Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC is the latest business to get involved, forming a specialty Food & Beverage...

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Investment firm hires CEO for health care portfolio company

Ignite Venture Studio, a Princeton-based investment company focused on the digital health and beauty sectors, has hired a CEO for a new portfolio company...