Affinity closes loop on succession plan
John McHugh was named chief financial officer, taking on the role previously held by now-President and CEO Kevin Brauer.
Cross River, paymints.io partner to modernize real estate transactions
According to the partners, the collaboration will provide stakeholders with a payment platform that enables them to move money swiftly, conveniently and in line with individual preferences.
NJCPA names O’Connell trustees president for 2023-24
Currently audit partner in the Technology and Life Sciences practice at WithumSmith+Brown, Edward O’Connell plans to focus on growing the accounting talent pipeline.
Rebranded private lending conference coming to AC
The former Pitbull – now NPLA – Conference will offer networking, education and entertainment over three days.
Wells Fargo opens free financial coaching center in Newark
The site is an initiative with nonprofit Operation HOPE Inc. aimed at making banking education and guidance more accessible.
Republic First Bank names new board chairman
Andrew Cohen's appointment comes amid a proxy fight that picked back up earlier in May when the institution announced it would pause a planned $125 million capital raise.
Invest Newark receives prestigious worldwide accreditation
The International Economic Development Council noted the Brick City-based organization is one of just 74 to earn the distinction.
Celsius announces winning Chapter 11 bidder
Fahrenheit LLC will provide the capital, management team and technology to establish and operate a new company.
Mid Penn Bank completes $43.7M acquisition of Brunswick Bank
The move extends the footprint of the buyer into Middlesex and Monmouth counties.
Bank of America ‘loans’ senior tech leader to Liberty Science Center
West Windsor-native Pragna Mehta, BofA's TechStart Pathways program manager, will serve as LSC's full-time, interim data and analytics strategist for a set period of time.
Unity Bank opening 1st Morris County branch
Bank President and CEO James Hughes called the new location in Lake Hiawatha “a logical expansion of our retail service footprint.”
Bank of Princeton, Noah Bank finalize $25.4M merger
The surviving financial institute now operates 30 banking offices, with 22 branches in New Jersey.