Why Evergreen Fund sets N.J. apart — and could set up state for future

New Jersey Economic Development Authority CEO Tim Sullivan loves to talk about how the proposed tax incentive programs could have a major impact — particularly in the state’s most challenging areas. He talks about the...

Newark 2020: Workforce development initiative hasn’t let pandemic stop it from reaching its goals

When it became obvious that the COVID-19 pandemic was going to last more than just a few weeks or months … obvious that employers were instituting hiring freezes — if not furloughs or layoffs...

Hagaman honor helps bring awareness (and hopefully more contributions) to JAG program

When the annual corporate funding for the New Jersey chapter of the Jobs for America’s Graduates program started to wane because of COVID-19, Withum CEO and Managing Partner Bill Hagaman stepped up — reaching...

Capturing the moment: ‘In the Time of COVID: One Hospital’s Struggles and Triumphs’

Adam Jarrett recalled the moment it all came crashing down. Mr. Perez, a 45-year-old man those at Holy Name Medical Center suspected had COVID-19 since he came to their emergency department a little more than...

South Asian community embraces Harris as role model for opportunity to lead

Varsha Waishampayan founded the nonprofit Wings for Growth in 2016 with one goal in mind: To help show women they can be leaders in the workplace. A former executive of numerous financial and consulting firms...

Murphy’s State of State fails to address only issues that matter

“My fellow New Jerseyans: I don’t need to tell you these are different times … so, this is a different kind of speech.” This is how Gov. Phil Murphy began his State of the State...

The goal: Allowing women to speak their truth — without consequences

The asks — all of which fall in line with the rules of basic decency — are plentiful. So, don’t think for a second that the 76-page report released by the ad hoc Workgroup on...

Even COVID crisis couldn’t stop Kinsey, age 80, from going to work at Saint...

Her family, friends and coworkers for generations at Saint Peter’s University Hospital gently tried to tell Julia Kinsey that she should take some time off — a temporary leave of absence, they said. They warned...

Tax fight: N.J. would gain $1B in additional revenue if work-for-home employees started paying...

When the state of New Jersey filed an amicus brief Tuesday in support of New Hampshire's position in an interstate tax dispute with Massachusetts — one which essentially asks why its residents are still...

Cummings: On banking, leadership — and why he’s excited about future of manufacturing in...

Kevin Cummings is a highly regarded banker with a love of history and a great sense of humor. Expect all three to be on display when he gives a virtual keynote Friday morning at...

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Tax changes are coming — but will they help or hurt N.J.?

Ralph Thomas, the CEO of the New Jersey Society of CPAs, can easily rattle off what he calls a three-legged stool of tax changes...

ShopRite-anchored retail center in Sewell is sold

A retail center anchored by a ShopRite has sold in Sewell, according to JLL Capital Markets. Mill Pond Village, a 94,550-square-foot, two-building center at 380...

Provident Bank signs leases for administrative HQ, ops center in Woodbridge

Cushman & Wakefield has arranged two long-term leases on behalf of Provident Bank for office space in Woodbridge, it announced Wednesday. The bank will...

Rutgers survey finds small businesses are adapting to pandemic, but fear for future

A new survey by Rutgers University has found that small businesses are adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic, but will continue to need help in...

Integra wraps up $300M+ deal for ACell

Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp., the Princeton-based medical technology company, has completed its previously announced, $300 million-plus acquisition of ACell Inc., it announced Wednesday. Read more...